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e-Strategy Trends’ continually updated collection of communications-related charts for marketing, public relations, advertising and strategic communications professionals.

Click-Through Rates By Region [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Facebook ad engagement rates in the top 5 markets measured by TBG Digital (Canada, France, Germany, the UK, and the US) fell by an average of 6% quarter-over-quarter in Q1, finds TBG in an April 2012 report. This comes after an 18% increase from Q1 to Q4 2011, and according to TBG Digital…

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Millennial Technology Adoption [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com US Millennials (aged 16-34) are a heterogeneous group, displaying varying characteristics and habits that defy many casual stereotypes, including the ones hoisted on them by non-Millennials (aged 35-74), says the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) [pdf] in an April 2012 report. In fact, while Millennials see themselves in generally positive terms – “tech-savvy,” “hip,”…

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Most Valued e-Commerce Features [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Almost all online merchants see the value of keyword search as an website feature, finds the e-tailing group [pdf] in April 2012 survey results. Asking e-commerce executives to rate 50 features on a 5-point scale (with 5 being very valuable, and 1 being not at all valuable), the company found that keyword search…

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Hispanic Advertising Spending By Media [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com US advertiser spending in almost all traditional mediums targeted at Hispanic audiences (Spanish advertising mediums) grew between 2010 and 2011, reflecting the potential of this young and growing market, which is forecast to reach $1.5 trillion in buying power by 2015, according to [download page] an April 2012 report from Nielsen. Total advertising…

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2012 US Communications Spending Growth [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com US communications industry spending is on pace to reach $1.185 trillion this year, representing 5.6% growth following solid 4.2% year-over-year growth in 2011, forecasts Veronis Suhler Stevenson (VSS) in an April 2012 report. VSS predicts that total industry spending will reach $1.419 trillion by 2015, marking a 5.7% compound annual growth rate (CAGR).…

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Video Ad Landing Page Behavior [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Users who watch an online video ad show greater interest in brand pages than those who arrive at the page by click, making completion rates a better success metric than click-through rates (CTR), says Vindico in an April 2011 report. Based on an analysis of 30 billion video ad impressions it served in…

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Hispanics & Online Privacy [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Although Hispanics are more likely than the general population to have become members of a variety of social networks, they are less likely to want a share a host of personal information on these sites, according to [pdf] survey results released in April 2012 by uSamp. Comparing responses from a survey of its…

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Social TV Demographics [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Smartphones, tablets, and TV make good companions, according to various reports released in April 2012. Data from a GfK Knowledge Networks survey indicates that 52% of minutes spent with tablets, and the same percentage with smartphones, are shared with TV viewing. Per a Forrester Research report, 85% of tablet owners use their tablets…

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Moms’ Social Brand Engagement [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Mothers aren’t only more likely to discuss and pass on brand information, they’re also more apt to engage with the brands themselves. A greater proportion of mothers than other women said they had liked a post (52% vs. 37%), read company or brand posts in their newsfeed (45% vs. 32%), and made a…

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Mommy Brand Fan Behavior [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Mothers are more likely than other women to be brand ambassadors on social networking sites, details Performics in April 2012 survey results. Looking at the behaviors of almost 3,000 women who accessed at least one social network on a regular basis, Performics found that mothers were 34% more likely than other women to…

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