Longtime media analyst Jack Myers just released his 2009 Advertising and Marketing Investment Forecast.
While Jack predicts a 4 percent overall spending drop across all media, he believes online spending will rise nearly 14 percent, while clocking robust 60 percent growth in mobile marketing.
The forecast breaks advertising and marketing spending down into every conceivable channel, from satellite radio to trade show spending. It’s well worth a read.
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Marketers' spending on social media has tripled in the past seven years but falls way short of where marketers expected it to be when they peered into their crystal balls in 2009.
Advertisers have been flocking to Snapchat, which now has more daily users than Twitter and is increasingly seen as perhaps the biggest threat to Facebook's dominance in social.