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Digital Media & Advanced Analytics Agency

Rise Interactive is a digital marketing agency specializing in digital media and advanced analytics.  The agency is a strategic partner helping marketing leaders allocate budgets most efficiently and create more relevant experiences for their customers.

Rise has accomplished its growth by taking a data-driven approach to marketing, maintaining a razor-sharp focus on client performance, and reinvesting the profits back into the business.  It manages enterprise-level analytics and campaigns across all channels of digital marketing, including: paid search, SEO, email, display, social, affiliate, and comparison shopping engines. 

The agency takes a unique approach to digital marketing, applying its Interactive Investment Management (IIM) philosophy to client engagements.  Similar to the concept of a portfolio manager, the approach looks at an entire investment across digital marketing channels and shifts budgets based on performance and the opportunity to maximize returns.

An award-winning agency, Rise has been recognized as a leader in the digital marketing space and has received industry recognition for explosive growth, excellence in digital marketing, and company culture.  Rise was named Digital Agency of the Year by the Moxie Awards and Built in Chicago, in both 2013 & 2014 and named to The National Best & Brightest Companies to Work For. View a full list of awards here.

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Common Online Form Mistakes: Are You Making These Critical and Costly Errors?

Online Form MistakesAlthough you’re responsible for creating online forms, you’re also likely a user. And this means you know exactly what it feels like to be asked for buckets of information when filling out what should be a simple form. The form demands your name, address, phone number, date of birth and name of...

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Social Marketing Savants: What Your Brand Can Learn From Justin Bieber, the Boy King of Twitter

Justin BieberThe fact that Justin Bieber has more Twitter followers than your brand surprises absolutely no one at this point. He’s got a great voice, “pretty hair”, and caters to a fan base so diehard they’ve been known to riot at the slightest provocation or promise of a mall appearance. Obviously not...

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Competitive Intelligence

 

Return on Competitive Marketing Intelligence

  • Outrun the competition by pinpointing gaps in marketing strategies 
  • Create differentiated campaigns by understanding the competitive landscape
  • Uncover industry trends to create the biggest brand impact 

 

Why Rise

With over a decade of experience in digital marketing, Rise has examined campaigns launched by some of the world’s leading brands — learning...

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Viewability in Sight for Display Advertisers

Digital ViewImpressions have recently proven to be a large topic of debate within the Display Advertising industry, mostly due to their lack of concrete measurability when compared to clicks. Advertisers are constantly looking for better ways to clearly determine what a valid display ad impression is and how...

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7 Digital Marketing Performance Boosters You Need To Be Investing In For 2015

Annual planning is well underway for many brands and no matter where you are in the development process, these seven key practices should be a big part of your 2015 strategy.  Click through below to see the tips aimed at helping you create marketing strategies that will boost your brand's...

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Is Display Advertising Still a Healthy Form of Marketing?

There is a lot of industry chatter around the impact of display advertising. Does display advertising work? Are consumers impacted even if they don’t click on ads? Is there value in view—through conversions? We decided to run a test to find out. Click through below to see what we learned:

 

 

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Digital Marketing University: Tips for Marketing in Higher Education

Butler BulldogThe Internet has redefined and, in many cases, restructured higher education. Low-cost, online universities and free MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are giving students more options than just attending traditional, four-year universities. But the Web hasn’t just changed the student-teacher...

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Differentiation Through Information: How to Creatively Use Consumer Data

When Kellogg’s Pop Tarts marketing team began looking for artists to headline its Crazy Good Summer concert series this year, it didn’t refer to the latest Billboard 200 chart or solicit suggestions from friends on Facebook. Instead, the brand partnered with concert ticket seller Live Nation (which...

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Rise Interactive named one of the “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™”

National Best and Brightest Companies to Work ForRise Interactive, a Chicago-based digital marketing agency, announced that it has been named one of the “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™” in the United States.

Qualified and talented employees are essential to a company’s success. Every year companies are striving to keep these employees through innovative human resources practices. Those companies that do it the best have been named a National Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™...

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The Future of Ebooks

ebooksAt the Financial Times Digital Media Conference this April, Richard Waters explained that three or four years ago, ebooks were simply seen as a “cute little backwater.” In terms of sales, Waters was right—in 2008,ebooks comprised only 1 percent of all trade publishing revenue, and even faced a...

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