Posts Categorized: Marketing

College Student Listening Habits 101


Not only does September typically bring cooler weather, it also signals back-to-school season. Working with college students on a daily basis, I thought this would be a perfect time to dive deeper into their listening habits so we can learn how to better target college students in our promotions. Our College Marketing Representatives were asked… Read more »

Welcome, Alessio!


Introducing Alessio Radoccia, Marketing Manager, Italy Hi everybody, I’m Alessio the newest Marketing Manager for the Italian territory. I’m very excited to become a part of the wonderful team at The Orchard! As a professional, I’ve worked primarily in the music business because it’s the only thing I’ve always wanted to do in my life…. Read more »

Digital Advertising: Clicks Are Not a Measurement of Success


Clicks and click through rate (CTR) have traditionally been the metric used by digital marketers to measure the success of a digital advertising campaign. However, a recent report released by Facebook shows that there is actually no significant correlation between CTR and actual purchase intent, ad recall or even awareness. Why would someone click on… Read more »

New Features to Snap About


At The Orchard, we love Snapchat for the spontaneous, silly sneak peeks into our favorite artists’ everyday lives. That candid posting style differentiates Snapchat from the more pre-meditated (and even ad-like) style of posts often found on other platforms. But for those of us who believe the grey area between entertainment and promo is very real, we’ve… Read more »