college_students



Sony Releases Mylo to the College Crowd

Written on
August 9th 2006
Author
Sarah Novotny

AdAge has reported that Sony has developed a new Wi-Fi communicator targeted towards 18-22 year olds. Mylo, short for “my life online,” connects to the Web using private and public Wi-Fi networks. While it resembles the Sony PSP hand-held gaming system, Mylo has a slide-out keyboard for e-mailing and instant ... more...

MTV Buys Online Ad Network

Written on
August 4th 2006
Author
Sarah Novotny

mtvU, the 24-hour network for college students owned and operated by MTV, has announced its intent to purchase Y2M: Youth Media & Marketing Networks, a marketing services agency that specializes in the college market. Y2M also owns College Publisher, the largest network of online college newspapers in the US. College ... more...

Report: Students Interact Online, Prefer Cross-Media Advertising

Written on
July 19th 2006
Author
Sarah Novotny

College students spend most of their time online interacting with content, according to career services provider Experience Inc.’s “2006 Media Perception” survey. More than half the students surveyed use the Internet to share, download, and view photos. They’re also getting filled by traditional media like print and broadcast. While 43% ... more...

Care to Engage Caffeinated Collegiates? Experiential Marketing for the “Non-Fat, White Moccachino” Generation

Written on
May 16th 2006
Author
Jennifer Floren

The newest buzz in marketing is experiential marketing. While many define it as tapping the senses through a variety of marketing tactics, we know it’s more than that. It is about creating a true emotional connection between your customer and your brand. Having worked with college students for more than ... more...

Y2M Gathers College Bookbuyers for Knopf

Written on
April 19th 2006
Author
Sarah Novotny

Boston-based Y2M: Youth Media and Marketing Networks, a specialist in college student and recent college graduate marketing, today announced a partnership with the book publisher Alfred Knopf. The companies plan to tap into the affluent and highly literate demographic by targeting university newspaper websites, underground campus communities, and scholarship search ... more...

Ruckus Network Makes Noise with College Students

Written on
March 7th 2006
Author
Sarah Novotny

Ruckus Network, an online social and entertainment community for college students, will soon host advertising on its site. Ruckus has partnered with over 28 schools, including Arizona State University, Michigan State University, Syracuse University and Seton Hall University, to offer a library of 1.5 million digital music files which can ... more...

CampusAdTrader Enhances College Media Marketplace

Written on
March 2nd 2006
Author
Sarah Novotny

CampusAdTrader, the innovative online marketplace for buying and selling print, online and classified ads in U.S. college newspapers, announced yesterday that it has improved upon its site’s existing features and added several new features in an effort to streamline navigation and generate interest. Media buyers and college newspapers can now ... more...

Study: College Students Responsive to Online Marketing

Written on
February 9th 2006
Author
Sarah Novotny

In a survey completed at the end of January, Experience, Inc. found college students and recent college graduates between the ages of 18-34 are highly responsive to online advertising. The “2006 Online Advertising: Habits” Survey drew from a pool of over 350 young adults who opted-in to the survey through ... more...