If the phrase “2019 trends predictions” fills you with dread – rest assured.
Gaming & Esports
In one fell swoop, the role of gaming in society has evolved from a niche bedroom pastime to a multibillion dollar industry.
In 2017 Business Insider reported Americans spent a total of $36 billion on the gaming industry.
Women are rarely seen as serious contenders in the gaming industry, let alone a target audience.
This week 180,000 fans of anime, comics, and video games will descend on New York Comic Con to connect with each other and brands IRL.
Whether on the go or on your TV, the $36 Billion a year industry is rapidly becoming the entertainment standard that all others aspire to be.
Think of it like products in a supermarket.
As a marketer, you want everyone to see and interact with your video ads. But as a consumer, you can attest to the fact that you’re not always up for watching one.
Amazon’s acquisition strategy is one of the biggest secrets that the Seattle-based business manages. Announcements for small acquisitions are generally not done and the industries that are being canvassed for targets are also a closely guarded secret.
The average attention span of a goldfish is nine seconds. In 2015, humans clocked in at eight. Somewhere around the end of this sentence, statistically, we’re going to lose you.