Reporting Excellence: Combining Analytics and Insights to Empower Clients in Meeting Their KPIs

In today's digital age, marketers have access to an overwhelming amount of data and tools that can provide valuable insights into their communications and marketing efforts for clients. However, amidst this abundance of information, it's crucial not to lose sight of the importance of quantitative insights in our reporting.

EMG understands the significance of combining analytics and experienced insights to deliver impactful results for our clients. We have a dedicated team that uses our proprietary media monitoring and reporting platforms to monitor, measure and report from.

Choosing the Right Data Set for Client Success

Each client has unique needs and objectives and, as marketers , it's vital to align our reporting with those goals. There is often a risk that teams focus too closely on the results individual press releases without considering the broader context of their clients' marketing efforts and the cumulative impact of media relations campaigns over time. To provide a more integrated view, we recommend the analysis of press release-metrics over time alongside other marketing activities. This allows us to understand the interplay and mutual influence of various channels.

Meaningful Metrics for Accurate Assessment

While analyzing data is essential, it is equally critical to ensure that the metrics used are measurable and meaningful for each specific client. While monitoring methodologies can be standardized for the most part, reporting needs are unique for each client, there is no “one size fits all”. Through meticulous analysis of each clients chosen metrics, considering reporting results over time, EMG can refine strategies and optimise subsequent media relations campaigns for our clients, ensuring that we can raise the bar on our strategy campaigns and results over time.

Knowing the Target Audience for Effective Analysis

In any form of reporting, understanding the target audience is paramount. For clients aiming to reach specific market segments, metrics such as media mentions in industry-specific publications, social media engagement within the target segment, or website visits from their desired audiences hold greater significance than generic website traffic evaluation. In most agencies, monitoring and reporting is still considered more of an administrative function, but its important that any monitoring and reporting team understand the strategy and audience profile behind each campaign.

EMG's Systematic Approach

EMG has a long and successful track record in working with clients from various sectors of heavy industry. Our approach is systematic and coupled with our in-house platforms. It enables us to build robust reporting and insights methodologies that help our clients maintain and build their brands in their respective markets. Our decisions are data-driven, our media strategies are created to enhance brand reputation and to capitalizing on broader marketing opportunities to help drive success for our clients.

Comprehensive Media Monitoring

EMG's media monitoring service ensures that our clients have a comprehensive overview of press coverage related to their industry. We cover a wide range of industrial markets across the globe so our clients can stay informed about industry trends, competitor activities and market developments.

Tailored Reporting and Analysis

Our reporting service provides customized tables, charts and reports based on the latest data relevant to our client's target market. This tailored approach allows clients to focus on the specific metrics and insights that matter most to their media relations programs. We help our clients assess the success of their campaigns, identify areas for improvement and make data-driven decisions to refine their media strategies.

Measuring Message Effectiveness

Understanding how brand and product messages resonate with target audiences are vital. Our team can analyse media coverage and sentiment to gauge the effectiveness of our clients' messaging. This enables us to shape and refine communication strategies, ensuring key messages are effectively communicated to the right audience in the correct publications and channels.

Timely and Relevant Updates

We believe in providing timely and relevant information to our clients. Through HTML newsletters, alerts and summaries, our clients receive regular updates on pertinent media coverage, industry news and competitor activities. This keeps communications managers and key stakeholders well-informed and ready to respond swiftly to emerging opportunities or potential issues.

Interactive Dashboards for Deeper Insights

Our reports feature interactive dashboards that visualize key results and metrics, allowing clients to quickly grasp the overall performance of their media campaigns. Clients can also drill down into the underlying coverage for deeper insights and a granular understanding of media metrics and trends.

EMG provides our clients with the best possible analytics and insights to empower them in meeting their campaign KPIs. Our comprehensive strategic approach and tailored reporting helps our clients gain a competitive edge, enhance brand visibility and seize opportunities for growth in their respective markets. Get in touch with us today and let us help you elevate your communications and marketing efforts to new heights.


More on these subjects

Events Social Media Training EMG Community Media Relations Industry Trends Media Monitoring Digital Marketing Content Marketing Communications Strategy Marketing Communications Tradeshows Crisis Communications Lead Generation


Posted by
Vera Kiseleva 
on August 1, 2023

Share on


by Topic

Communications Strategy
Content Marketing
Crisis Communications
Digital Marketing
EMG Community
Industry Trends
Lead Generation
Marketing Communications
Media Monitoring
Media Relations
Social Media



by Date