Media & Entertainment

Companies engaged in manufacturing and distributing mass media entertainment, including the fields of theater, film and television, music, art, literary publishing, and radio.

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  • For CIO Professionals

    REPORT: The 2018 Outlook For US Industries And Their Tech Budgets

    Chemicals And Insurance Lead The Way; Government And Media And Entertainment Are Lagging

    December 13, 2017 Andrew Bartels

    As CIOs and their business partners develop their tech budget plans based on their business' strategy and requirements, it can be useful to look at what other firms are doing, especially firms in their own industry. So, in this report, we provide our forecasts by industry and high-level tech budget benchmarks for tech spending as a percentage of revenues by industry. We also address each industry's tech spending by category and the split between business technology (BT) and back-office technology spending.

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    REPORT: Best Practices: DAM Strategy, Selection, And Socialization

    Optimize Your Digital Asset Management Strategy

    December 7, 2017 Nick Barber

    Rich media fuels the differentiated experiences that customers expect. To create, organize, and deliver rich media content, many organizations need a digital asset management (DAM) solution and strategy. This report details best practices for vendor selection, implementation, and user adoption to help application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals create mature and successful DAM strategies. This is an update of a previously published report; Forrester reviews and updates it periodically for continued relevance and accuracy.

  • For B2C Marketing Professionals

    REPORT: Predictions 2018: Data Drives Media Disruption

    Who Has Data, And How The Way They Use It Will Determine Success

    November 8, 2017 Susan Bidel, Collin Colburn, Brigitte Majewski, Samantha Merlivat, Jim Nail, Fatemeh Khatibloo

    The one constant in media since the first display ad ran in 1994 has been change, and 2018 will be no exception. Data — access to it and the collection and use of it — will offer some B2C marketers, advertising technology (adtech) vendors, agencies, and media companies a competitive advantage, while others will scramble to survive. Read this report to learn who wins and who loses across the media landscape in 2018.

  • For B2C Marketing Professionals

    REPORT: Deliver Valuable Media And Customer Experiences With Valuable Content

    Vision: The Content Marketing Playbook

    November 3, 2017 Ryan Skinner

    Today's customers have never had richer options when it comes to accessing media and information from anywhere, on a variety of devices. But with great power comes great ability to avoid unwanted ads — driving B2C marketers to offer uniquely valuable, authentic, and personal experiences that make customers' lives easier and more joyful. This is the premise of effective content marketing. Marketers should read this report to help them build the appropriate foundation for content marketing and valuable experiences. This is an update of a previously published report; Forrester reviews and updates it periodically for continued relevance and accuracy.

  • For B2B Marketing Professionals

    REPORT: A Blueprint For Successful B2B Video Marketing

    Drive Revenue And Buyers' Engagement With Effective Use Of Video

    October 20, 2017 Nick Barber, Jacob Milender, Laura Ramos

    Unlike static formats, video can pack a lot of information into a small but eye-catching package. B2B buyers are wired to process visual information and remember stories, making video an ideal medium with which to engage them. As the amount of video web traffic continues to increase rapidly, B2B marketers must use video to differentiate their message, engage Millennial buyers, and explain complex ideas more simply. This report outlines a blueprint to help B2B marketers create video content that connects with buyers and demonstrates video's value.

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