Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Don't miss this from Focus on the Family...Media Trends and What They Mean

Pulse Check.Media Trends and What They Mean
This week, instead of our usual Pulse Check, we're sending you three pages chock full of "Stuff You Should Know" about online culture, media trends, consumer patterns, and mobile device use. Have you ever thought about the way video games can shape a woman's self-concept? Or the percentage of kids under eight years of age who regularly access mobile media? Or what Google search trends say about the average American's most pressing concerns? These aren't just random statistics—they're solid indicators (disturbing indicators in some cases) of where our culture is at. If you really want to communicate with your people, awareness of key cultural influences and trends is indispensable. So, read on!

Jim Daly
President, Focus on the Family