A Marketing Standpoint: What Marketers Can Teach Extension Professionals About Internet-Based Media Academic Article uri icon


  • by Extension Journal, Inc. Extension audiences are turning to Internet-based media for information Extension professionals traditionally have provided them. In a qualitative study, we sought to relate the Internet-based media strategies of marketing professionals to the needs of Extension professionals to increase Extension professionals' success in using Internetbased media. Extension professionals can more effectively engage modern Extension audiences by implementing four strategies: knowing the research, knowing what makes audiences tick, making changes based on measurable data, and increasing the effectiveness of Internet-based media efforts.

published proceedings


author list (cited authors)

  • Whitaker, H., Leggette, H. R., & Barbeau, S.

complete list of authors

  • Whitaker, Holly||Leggette, Holli R||Barbeau, Shannon

publication date

  • October 2018