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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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Outsourcing Your Inbound: When It’s Time To Bring In the Experts

It’s a jungle out there in the business world. Beyond the day-to-day challenges of running a company, there’s an additional—and sometimes seemingly insurmountable—hurdle to cross: marketing your business so that it can stand out and above the vast array of options laid out for consumers. Today’s...

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The Online Advertising Company

With any online advertising initiative you want to ensure you are doing things as efficiently as possible while getting the best possible returns on your spend. With Trading Desk coupled with access to industry leading display experts you can be assured that we will be working to secure the best returns possible.

Our technology and people will give you access to 12 billion available impressions across 90% of...

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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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4 Best Practices for Improving Email Deliverability

DeliverabilityIt’s a marketer’s worst nightmare: After spending days—or even weeks—developing the perfect email template and compiling a list of contacts, the messages automatically divert to the “Spam” folder. The unfortunate fact is, Gmail and other popular platforms often label authentic emails as spam, even...

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Video Optimization Best Practices for YouTube

YouTube Upload Optimization

As more and more consumers adopt the “unplugged” lifestyle of consuming their TV and video content via their wireless devices and the internet, brands are scrambling to ramp-up their digital video strategy. Predictions from eMarketer show that digital video spend will increase $5 billion annually...

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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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In The News:Rise Interactive receives 2013 Illinois Excellence Award

Small Business Institute for Excellence in Commerce (SBIEC) recognizes Chicago-based digital marketing agency for strong business ethics and stellar service

CHICAGO – Rise Interactive has been selected for the 2013 Illinois Excellence Award amongst all its peers and competitors by the Small Business Institute for Excellence in Commerce (SBIEC).

Each year the SBIEC conducts business surveys and industry research to identify companies that...

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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 Shelf Domination

Digital Shelf SpaceYou walk into a local grocery store and decide it is time to restock your favorite cereal selections. Popular brand names are in your face as you stroll down the aisle – Frosted Flakes, Apple Jacks, Rice Krispies. Did this happen on accident? Were these brands randomly grouped together and...

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Top 5 Ways to Maximize Customer Acquisition and Increase Revenue Online

ecommerce shopping cart

Creating a successful online presence in order to gain new customers and increase sales isn’t a one-stop shop anymore. In fact, it never really was, and now that the Internet has opened up so many channels for social media, search engine marketing, SEO strategies and a variety of other realms...

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