The amazing part of this video is that it has been viewed over 700,000 times.
- You understand that business is about relationships.
- you have the digital and human resources to build, connect to and create a social network of business connections
- you have the ability to use radio and/or television as accelerators for your business & social networks
as of 2010, we know the average consumer spends their daily media time pretty evenly in an average day. 1/3 TV, 1/3 Radio, 1/3 internet. In less than 10 years, (yes the same 10 years you plan on being in business) the average 35-54 year old will probably be spend between 50-80% of their daily media time connected online.
TV and Radio are the best traditional media platforms to launch the next 10 year phase of your social marketing & consumer communication plan. use traditional media to as an accelerator to grow your social media network.
Here is why I think social media will be so great. Social media allows you to broadcast yourself on 2 way communication platforms…in writing, on video, voice, or images. Eventually, you could bypass paid traditional media platforms. it allows anyone to selfpublish on a scale as big or bigger than a Superbowl, NBC, National Rogers Radio, The New York Times or the Calgary Herald. A growing majority of consumers use social media platforms like Urbanspoon, rate mds or youtube to access content and reviews about virtually every single consumer choice on the planet.
Very soon, I will have access to the worlds collective knowledge in one hand. Google has just launched a mindreading software application called instinct to make it easier & faster for me to find the exact information that i want. any idea, thought, opinion, personality can be found on my iphone. I can connect with any community for business. Consumers like justin Beiber, the Julie & Julia girl, the shit My Dad says guy have created brands. In the reverse communication direction, the Old Spice guy connected the brand to consumers.
People like raywilliamjohnson, mysteryguitarman and charlie will be next. Wait, What, WHO? tone is really hard to pick up in righting, so read this next sentence with as much attitude as you can muster. seriously, who are they?
Now back to me….I’ve got 2 tickets to that thing you wanted and NOW, they’re diamonds.
I want to talk to you….if you’re interested.