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Smart Speaker Usage in Tampa Bay: A Conversation With Alexa

Jun 23, 2022 1:30:34 PM / by Larry Julius

Me: Alexa, how many consumers In Tampa Bay have access to a smart speaker?

Alexa: According to a recent Nielsen study, 863,282 Tampa Bay adults own a smart speaker. This is 32.9% of the local population.*

Me: Alexa, what exactly is a smart speaker?

Alexa: According to Wikipedia, A smart speaker is a type of loudspeaker and voice command device with an integrated virtual assistant that offers interactive actions and hands-free activation with the help of one "hot word" (or several "hot words"). Some smart speakers can also act as a smart device that utilizes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and other protocol standards to extend usage beyond audio playback, such as to control home automation devices. This can include, but is not limited to, features such as compatibility across a number of services and platforms, peer-to-peer connection through mesh networking, virtual assistants, and others. Each can have its own designated interface and features in-house, usually launched or controlled via application or home automation software. Some smart speakers also include a screen to show the user a visual response.

Me: Alexa, what brand of smart speakers are Tampa Bay consumers likely to own?

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Topics advertise in tampa bay, google, amazon echo, smart speaker, google home, siri, alexa, advertise in Tampa, amazon, apple

5 Facts Tampa Bay Business Owners Need To Know About Radio Advertising

Oct 17, 2019 2:15:00 PM / by Larry Julius

Tampa Bay small business owners have depended on radio advertising to market their goods and services since 1922.  That's when the Tampa Times newspaper put the first local radio station, WDAE, on the air.

Today, there are 27 radio stations that serve the five counties of Tampa Bay. Each provides a unique blend of music, information, and entertainment.  Some stations focus on politics or sports. Some play country music. Some play the hits. Some play classic rock. Some are on the AM dial. Some are on FM.

When WDAE began broadcasting, there were no TV stations in Tampa. Those would come 29 years later. Also, there was no social media, YouTube, Sirius/XM, Pandora, Spotify, or smartphones. Each of those would be products of a new Millenium.

With an overabundance of advertising options now available to small business owners, does advertising on Tampa radio still make sense?  Here are five facts that serve to answer that question.

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Topics small business owner, Television Advertising, best way to advertise, reach, advertise on tampa radio, advice, in-car advertising, facebook advertising, social media advertising, facts, google, hispanic consumers, black consumers

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