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Five things great ads do that bad ads don’t

The more an ad engages with readers, the more likely they are to respond. Here are the five key points of engagement that drive sales.

TV and computer shoppers are plugged into news media 

News media reaches 4.2 million potential computer buyers and 2.4 million prospective television buyers.  

The Truth Builds Trust’ news media campaign to return in 2019 after successful debut

NewsMediaWorks today announced that the initial flight of its marketing campaign, ‘The Truth Builds Trust’, which promotes of the value of authentic news environments to...

Trust report: Peter Miller

It is an incredibly exciting time for news media.  We are growing our audiences across multiple platforms.  We are delivering a highly trusted, quality environment...

793K readers intend to buy a new car in the next 12 months

News media delivers excellent efficiencies for the automotive industry in ways other mediums cannot, which is why the industry invested $273 million in advertising, according...

Behind The Truth Builds Trust campaign

The NewsMediaWorks advertising campaign highlighting the strength of advertising in an environment of trusted content has featured across the front pages and news sections of...

News media’s a healthy choice – 4.9 million readers are prospects for health insurance advertisers

Health insurance advertisers are clearly not fully leveraging their opportunity to engage 4.9 million prospects.

ADvance benchmarking: Two ads with the right remedy

With two different newspaper campaigns, Priceline’s clear communication built the brand and drove call-to-action. LANCE CLATWORTHY looks at the success of an ad that promoted...

Campaign highlights how trusted content pays off for advertisers

NewsMediaWorks – with the support of foundation partners News Corp Australia, Fairfax Media and Seven West Media – has launched a trade advertising campaign to...

News media readers are in a class of their own

Advertisers should look towards news media when targeting future travelers as readers are flying in scale, flying more and buying premium seats.

Cashed-up readers ready to spend on property

News media has always been an important channel for real estate advertisers and agents as it offers a wide-reaching, engaged and wealthy audience.

Spur adventure with cracking creative

Using imagery at its best, two advertisers – the Cook Islands and Traveller.com.au – adopted different ways to brands and drive a call-to-action.

Get employment advertising working in news media

Making employment advertising standout can be a difficult task, but adding the extra element of news media can cut through the busy and crowded marketplace...

Trust falls in social platforms as consumers sharpen media choices

Australians’ trust in social media channels has fallen in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal and concerns about data privacy, while trust in newspapers,...

Joint regional TV and newspaper campaigns engage more regional consumers

Married at First Sight and The Bachelor franchise may make you believe that anything that matches with television will not work out. But pairing your...

Download the 2018 AdTrust study: ‘The Company You Keep’

Building on our landmark 2017 AdTrust study, ‘The Company You Keep’ reveals the latest findings into consumers’ trust in media.  Covering users’ trust in content and advertising...

Advertising in news media is betting on a sure thing

While playing the pokies or grabbing a lotto ticket is full of risk, turning to newspapers to advertise punting products is not. News media reaches...

Research shows 2 out of 3 Aussies mistrust Facebook

A preview of new data from NewsMediaWorks’ ADTrust 2018 study shows that a majority of Australians trust Facebook significantly less that they did six months ago. In...

Newspaper brands increase efficiencies? Cheers to that

Drinking responsibly has its rewards. Likewise, spending responsibly in targeted newspaper campaigns can deliver dividends, increasing efficiencies for alcohol advertising by up to 68 per...

Prospective car buyers hiding in community pages

Each year, 60 automotive brands with a total of 400 different models compete for 1.2 million car sales. With news media readers considering only 2.8...

News media readers shopping for added value

Home and garden shoppers know what they want – quality products from quality retailers – and a significant majority of news media readers are prepared...

Reach shoppers with section specific targeting

Department stores have the ability to reach hugely diverse audiences within news media. The medium attracts an impressive demographic mix of gender, age, socio-economic status,...

Sports pages give advertisers potential to score customers

Autumn not only heralds in the cold, but also the chants of sports fans barracking for their favourite teams. March is full-on, marking the start...

Millennials trust ads in news media most: research

 While millennials are often perceived as disengaged with traditional media, opting for online streaming devices and social media platforms, Galaxy Research discovered that readers aged...