American Apparel: “We’ve made as much as $50K in one flash sale on Twitter”

The Realtime Report

Twitter has proven itself to be a valuable marketing tool for edgy clothing brand American Apparel. In an interview recently posted on the Twitter blog , American Apparel’s Director of Marketing Ryan Holiday discusses a single flash sale on Twitter that earned $50,000 for the clothing brand. Why does Twitter work so well for American Apparel? American Apparel (@americanapparel) January 18, 2014. As it turns out, the two can work together for American Apparel.

How Molson, Airbnb, and American Apparel Scored Social Media Gold in Sochi

Convince & Convert

» Social Image of the Week 2014 olympics airbnb american apparel molson Olympics sochi social image of the week viral games With Sochi being touted the “ Viral Games ,” it’s no surprise that companies are also trying to join in on the Olympic fun. The challenge? Unless you’re an official sponsor, the trademark regulations are extremely strict, so companies need to proceed with caution.

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American AF Apparel Banned By Facebook For Pro-Trump, Anti-Biden Merchandise

Forbes Social Media

Facebook shut down and banned a Facebook merchandising page this weekThe wildly popular Facebook page of the veteran-owned apparel company American AF has been permanently banned by the platform over its political satire merchandise. Social Media /social-media Innovation /innovation Social Media /social-media

3 Trends in Digital Marketing Creative

Convince & Convert

Guided Creative: Amazon, Comcast, American Apparel, Free People It’s time to get creative with scrolling! The stacked sweatshirts from American Apparel and the right product at the right time approach that Free People took with its gifting decision tree were great examples of this idea in action. Content Marketing american apparel creative digital marketing fitbit look book Oracle orbitz visual storytelling williams sonoma

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Does Posting More Often on Instagram Reduce Reach? [Report]

Social Media Today

We looked at the data based on 476 fashion and apparel brands Does posting on Instagram more often result in less reach per post?

The Iconic Advantage With Soon Yu - This Week's Six Pixels Of Separation Podcast

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Soon most recently served as the Global VP of Innovation and Officer at VF Corporation , parent organization to over 30 global apparel companies, including The North Face , Vans , Timberland , Nautica and Wrangler. apparel. Episode #616 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Mirum Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. Soon Yu is an international speaker and bestselling author on innovation and design.

The Iconic Advantage With Soon Yu - This Week's Six Pixels Of Separation Podcast

Twist Image

Soon most recently served as the Global VP of Innovation and Officer at VF Corporation , parent organization to over 30 global apparel companies, including The North Face , Vans , Timberland , Nautica and Wrangler. apparel. Episode #616 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Mirum Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. Soon Yu is an international speaker and bestselling author on innovation and design.

Emerging Social Media Trend: Selling Out Is The Norm

Firebelly

Gen Y might not buy logo’d apparel, but they have no problem wearing it and promoting it in their Vine videos, Snapchat snaps and Instagram photos if brands pay them. Millennials don’t have the same hang ups about “selling out” that Gen X did. Selling out is no longer seen as something negative—it’s the norm.

How Marketers Can Get Back to Modern Marketing

Convince & Convert

He took us along as he, like so many of us, made the trek to their favorite retailers to load up their children with all the necessary and obligatory supplies and apparel. Not long ago, Eric Swayne wrote a piece entitled Back to School 2014: A Social AND Shopping Occasion. His post looked at the whole “back to school” process and mindset from a retail perspective.

Where to Buy Personal Masks Made in America

Ari Herzog

BGreen Apparel. Groceries Apparel. Los Angeles Apparel. You may have heard that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and a who’s who of public health officials encourage us to wear “cloth face coverings” (such as masks) when entering settings where social distancing is hard to maintain. Think about grocery stores, pharmacies, post offices, or simply being outdoors walking by homes or on popular paths. Where can you buy a mask?

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Where to Buy Masks Made in America Today

Ari Herzog

BGreen Apparel. Groceries Apparel. Los Angeles Apparel. Large corporations including Bauer , Brooks Brothers , Eddie Bauer , Gap , Nike Prada , Under Armor , and Vera Bradley are ramping up production of personal protective equipment to help healthcare workers and first responders. You can click the above links to see what they’re doing.) Firms are modifying assembly line procedures, expanding capacity, and sharing designs.

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Where to Buy American-Made Masks Online

Ari Herzog

BGreen Apparel. Groceries Apparel. Los Angeles Apparel. Now that U.S. public health agencies are endorsing the importance of wearing masks, everyone is rushing to buy them or create them. If your friends are anything like my friends, then you know a lot of people who are sewing and stitching masks to help the medical community and lay citizenry. I believe that we are in this pandemic for the long haul.

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5 Times Brands Used User-Generated Content to Build Inclusivity

Pixlee

From there, individuals were encouraged to post videos of themselves in their Guess apparel, a strategy aimed at representing all skin, hair, and body types. . As many as 70% of millennials will buy from one brand over another based on the diversity that’s represented in its ad content.

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Under Armour #WhatsBeautiful Campaign Targets Women Via Social Media

The Realtime Report

Women now account for 30% of sales for athletic apparel brand Under Armour, and women’s apparel is the fastest growing segment of their business. New marketing efforts reflect this shift, and are aimed directly at the female demographic — with social media as the primary tool for reaching out.

How Brands Are Giving Back to Their Customers During COVID-19

Likeable

The beloved fitness apparel brand is giving some much-needed structure to its followers with a scheduled lineup of Stories content including live yoga and meditation, at-home training, and self care tips. To put it lightly, these are crazy times. But the one good thing about crazy (or scary, or uncertain) times is that they often bring out the best in people—and, in the case of brands, some very creative ideas and activations.

Presidents Day & Social Media: 5 Must-Reads

Firebelly

If you’re looking for craft ideas, activities or even apparel to celebrate–you KNOW you’ll find it there. Today is Presidents Day in the U.S. Below are 5 must-reads related to things presidential and social media that we wouldn’t want you to miss. Celebrate #PresidentsDay 2012 Social Media Style. By Sarah Evans Monday, February 20, is Washington’s birthday or, as we know it, Presidents’ Day. Why not follow your FAVE POTUS and former POTUSes (does that work?) on Twitter?

Is TikTok Shopping the Future of Social Commerce?

Later

If you’re just getting started with TikTok and haven’t mastered the style yet, it might be worthwhile to collaborate with a TikTok creator to give your ad content a more native and organic feel — lifestyle and apparel brand Aerie does this quite often.

How Pixlee Improves Your Email Performance With User-Generated Content

Pixlee

Maternity apparel brand BLANQI features an inspiration gallery of “real moms.”. The first email marketing campaign was in 1978. It went out to 400 people and generated $13 million in sales, according to TowerData. Decades later, email marketing still generates the best ROI of any channel.

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Nine Brands We Can Learn from in Uncertain Times

Pixlee

Teddy the Dog, an apparel company for dog lovers, has embraced that their customers are at home with their dogs more than usual through quarantine. Digital community has become a necessity for brands hoping to engage with their customers. But doing that tactfully and authentically is often easier said than done. These brands not only positively engage their customers, but they also serve as an inspiration in unusual times. . Sennheiser .

How Fashion Brands Can Use TikTok

Pixlee

Given the nuances of the channel, here are some unique and interesting ways fashion and apparel brands can rule TikTok. Many social media managers are beginning to understand how TikTok works. But fashion brands have already begun to take the lead (along with cosmetics brands) in terms of TikTok content. TikTok’s unique format and highly engaged user base combine to create an exciting new frontier for community engagement for fashion brands.

Pinterest For Dudes

Jason Yormark

Men’s Apparel. Okay, okay, guilty as charged for jumping on the blogging about Pinterest bandwagon this week, but I wouldn’t be doing my job if I didn’t chime in right? But at least I’m taking a unique angle by trying to be a little more helpful for the gents out there as it pertains to the most recent social darling, Pinterest.

Creative Communications: Lessons from Health and Wellness Brands

Waxing UnLyrical

These pictures feature artfully crafted breakfast bowls, sweeping landscapes, and trendy apparel. Guest Post by Hanna Knowles. Look better. Be stronger. Get fit faster. Feel young again. Before and after. These messages are tired and far from creative. Yet, health and wellness brands refuse to let them go. These communication approaches popup from healthcare companies, to athletic wear, to fitness apps.

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Confessions Of A Media Manipulator

Twist Image

He''s worked with American Apparel , Tucker Max , James Altucher and many others. american apparel. Episode #369 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. There are certain people and brands who know how to manipulate the media. Not in a nefarious or evil way (those kinds exist as well). They manipulate the media to draw multiple layers of attention to their causes, products, brands and services.

8 Career Prospects In Luxury Brand Management 

The Realtime Report

Do you love perusing lifestyle magazines filled with costly wellness, apparel or beauty products? 8 Career Prospects In Luxury Brand Management . Do you often wish you could afford to have a shoe closet filled with expensive footwear from Gucci? Is the Michel Kors watch the star of your belongings? If yes, you can relate to luxury brand management. With the global standard of living improving, people now have more money to splurge on luxuries.

5 Time-Tested Ways to Encourage Customer Reviews Using Emails

Postcron

Check out how HopScotch, an ecommerce app for kids’ apparel, keeps its email short, simple, and to the point while making the customer feel special. For instance, ecommerce stores selling apparel or shoes can send a review request email within a week after the product is delivered. A recent Local Consumer Review Survey revealed that 91 percent of 18 to 34-year-old consumers trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations.

5 Tips for Improving Your Facebook Ads Results Starting Now

agora pulse

For example, let’s say we sell fitness apparel and we’ve already created an audience targeting bodybuilding as an interest. Your Facebook targeting is one of the most important elements of your Facebook ad campaign. It determines who sees your Facebook ads. So, without accurate targeting, even the most compelling ads won’t deliver your desired results. There are three overarching types of audience on Facebook: Cold, Warm , and Hot.

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5 of the Best Alternative Black Friday Campaigns

Later

REI has become associated with the #OptOutside hashtag, and the longevity of the campaign has cemented them as a go-to brand for outdoor apparel. Alternative Black Friday campaigns are a great way to set your brand apart on social media.

15 Innovative Brands Using Technology to Power Their Content

Pixlee

The apparel company uses AI for purposes that extend beyond product innovation. By handing out shoes to NYC Fashion Week guests, Under Armour showed customers that they care about the consumer’s feedback and response to their apparel. By featuring UGC on their localized websites, the apparel and shoe company stays relevant to its audience. Top brands are leading the way by utilizing the latest technology to market their content.

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10 Stats from Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Pixlee

online apparel retail market was discounted by an average of 45% off, compared to 44% of the market with an average of 36% off last year. – This year’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping results are in and Americans showed no signs of slowing down their spending.

Sustainable Swag: Aligning Our Values with Our Merchandise

Buffer Social

Hoodies: Royal Apparel Our hoodies are made by Royal Apparel and printed through JakPrints. For the past few years, we’ve been on a journey to make sure our Buffer swag – the branded merchandise that goes out to teammates, customers and the world – reflects our Buffer values.

How to Create an Adaptable Content Strategy with User-Generated Content

Pixlee

Athletic apparel brand Hylete not only features inspiration galleries of UGC on the brand’s site but also regularly reshares customer photos on Instagram Highlights through a unique hashtag. The new year is coming up, and most of us are eager to turn a new page.

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5 Brands Successfully Using IGTV

Ignite Social Media

They began to create time-lapse try-on videos so that their 230,000+ followers could see how to create cute looks with their apparel and accessories. Since its launch last summer, Instagram TV (IGTV) has been slow to start; however, some brands are committed to using the platform for long-form video. Even with the lack of enthusiasm for IGTV, videos are still being added daily.

Why Mission-Driven Brands are Winning in 2019

Pixlee

HYLETE, a community-backed brand focused on providing top-quality athletic apparel rallies around their community to support causes that matter to their community. When it comes to today’s consumers, authenticity is key. They have more knowledge and information at their fingertips than ever before, and many potential customers do a lot of research before making a purchasing decision.

The key to Victoria’s Secret social media success

Unmetric

But the itch remains, more so than ever, to get their hands on the latest brand apparel. The brand’s showcase of its models adorned in VS apparel helps create aspirational appeal among its followers. The brand’s Facebook strategy is to not bore its fans with mainstream promotional videos but to showcase its models adorned in VS apparel to help create aspirational appeal among its followers.

2017 Social Media Trends Check-In

Ignite Social Media

As of today, any apparel, beauty, or jewelry brand, in the US that has added their product catalog to Facebook can apply to use Instagram Shopping. The social media industry changes rapidly and if you don’t keep up with the latest trends, you may be left in the dust by your competitors. At the start of the year, we wrote about the four trends social media marketers should expect in 2017. Here’s an update on social media trends to bring you up to speed. Trending Storylines.

Social Media Sites Rank Lowest For Customer Satisfaction

The Realtime Report

Apparel, Athletic Shoes (combined) 81. Out of websites in 33 industries, social media sites provide the least satisfying experience, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index’s (ACSI) first-ever website benchmark. Released today, the study found that average website satisfaction is 78.2 out of 100; social media websites rank at the bottom of the barrel with an average of 68.

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5 Brands That Are Taking UGC to the Next Level with Product Page Visual Reviews

Pixlee

Alo Yoga inspires customers to join the yogi community by designing what it believes to be the most exceptional yoga apparel. The brand’s apparel goes beyond the mat. Fashion clothing and apparel brands, such as Lauren James are also using UGC product reviews to build brand loyalty and encourage shoppers to share their stylish looks with #LifeisBetterinLJ.

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The Biggest Success of Nike’s “Just Do It” Campaign May Be User-Generated Content

Pixlee

The sports apparel brand can also leverage these photos directly on social media platforms. For the 30th anniversary of Nike’s “Just Do It” campaign, the sneaker brand made a risky move by taking a stance on a fraught cultural topic. Since then, Nike has faced some backlash by fans boycotting brand products, but these reactions represent only a fraction of Nike’s customer base.

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Easy Step By Step(A to Z) Guide:How To Use Paytm Effectively

BeingOptimist

Sunglasses Apparels (Men’s & women) Grocery items Electronics items Mobiles Toys for kids Bags & luggage Beauty & Grooming And many more items. Today, the article is for those people who do not know how to use Paytm properly. In this article, I will explain you from the beginning in a very simple language about how to use Paytm properly. So, let’s get started. What We Will Cover. What is Paytm?

10 Ways to Boost Your Social Media ROI

Social Media Strategies Summit

For instance, if you own an apparel brand, hiring a fashionista blogger as an affiliate would be natural and profitable. Social media ROI is a bane for most marketers. In fact, it is the biggest concern of 55% of marketers, according to a Sprout Social survey.

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The Next Generation of Retail Experiences: Leading Retailer Launches Interactive In-Store Touchscreens with UGC from Social Media

Pixlee

Powered by Pixlee’s API, “Shoppers would get that social engagement through screens, and that would not only encourage them to like posts and do their own posts, but influence them to buy apparel that’s popular with their peers,” says Stuart Armstrong, Group President of ComQi. Today’s consumers rely heavily on social media and tapping into their community when it comes to brand loyalty and their purchase decisions.

How to Create an Inclusive Holiday Marketing Strategy

Later

The ABODE is a modern, holiday boutique that carries a special curation of Canadian, women-led small businesses & their handcrafted products, including: art, accessories, homeware, beauty, pottery, stationery, apparel & more. An inclusive marketing campaign has never been more important in 2020. This year, many brands were held accountable for a lack of diversity, and consumers will be actively watching their next move. .

The Top 5 Social Media Tools in 2020

Pixlee

Athletic apparel brand Hylete incorporated curated Instagram posts from its customer community into its most recent email campaign, featuring user tags as well as easily shoppable links from each photo. Social media tools help marketers and creators get the most out of social platforms.

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