New study reveals advertising and public relations agencies plan massive spending increase in 2012 focused on digital marketing

November 15, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
lonelybrand's ( Agency Growth Blueprint 2012 reveals advertising and public relations agencies plan on significantly increasing digital marketing budgets in the coming year.

"Practice areas like social media have blurred the lines between advertising and public relations," said Nicholas Kinports, Digital Strategy Lead and Founder of lonelybrand. "As a result new rivalries have arisen and agencies with traditionally different backgrounds find themselves competing for the same budget. Competition, client demands and a weak economy have led agencies of both types to bolster digital business development strategies. We wanted to know how these rivalries would play out and which agency type has a better plan of attack for 2012."

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