We recently conducted a survey on the Forrester blog to learn about the news sources you use to get interactive marketing information and insight. Among the responses we received, new media (online-only) news sources ranked high, which is no surprise since we asked on a blog dedicated to the needs of interactive marketing professionals.
When it comes to news and information about interactive marketing, Mashable rules the roost for those who responded; 4 of 5 people listed Mashable as a media outlet they visit at least once a month. Two other tech/media sites also ranked on top: TechCrunch and ReadWriteWeb. As for traditional media sources, The New York Times and Ad Age were tops for interactive marketing news among those who completed the survey.
Another interesting finding is how many different sources for interactive marketing news are used by survey respondents. Almost 4 in 10 people say they regularly visit a news site other than the 17 we listed in our survey. Top answers in the “Other” category include: