If you have been planning marketing budgets for years—and have worked across most digital marketing channels—this post should help you organize your thoughts and strategize about marketing investment options from a very high level: Brand Lifecycle Stage.

For those new to marketing budgets, the infographic below, as well as this post on Get Credo, should provide you with an overview of where most brands should consider focusing their marketing efforts most of the time in each of their brand lifecycle stages.

Digital Marketing Channels by Brand Lifecycle Stage

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