A consumer's awareness of a particular brand or product compared to that of its rivals.(noun)
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Use "mindshare" in a sentence
"(Im not counting taxi rides to airport which come out of my pocket money) You win and lose one customer at a time and in an early stage market, winning mindshare is important."
"Busy trying to gain mindshare among their competitors when, instead, they could have been working hard to invent fundamentally different rules for the new medium."
"From this perspective, the most suitable metrics are those that try to capture the notion of "mindshare" - subscriptions/circulation, exposures/pageviews, reach, search engine rankings, citations, inbound links, mail-tos etc."