5 Innovative Social Media Campaigns of 2016

Ignite Social Media

The only true difference is that I’d much rather prefer an awesome social campaign over a political one. So, on that note, let’s take a look at some of the most innovative social media campaigns in this past year. Their social campaign, however, performed quite well.

Monday Roundup: Campaigns

Waxing UnLyrical

Successful campaigns come in all shapes and sizes. From building trust, to damage control, to sales, a well-executed campaign can win you more supporters, clients and bragging rights! This week’s roundup features seven posts from around the web that focus on campaigns.

2018’s 5 Top PR Campaigns

Meltwater

2018 was a banner year for brands who were able to think outside the box when it came to their PR campaigns.Those that constructed PR campaigns that looked beyond advertising… Read More >>>.

New report resurrects AVE measurement for influencer campaigns

Sherrilynne Starkie

That’s why I was surprised to see the concept resurrected in a recent report from InfluencerDB , an influencer marketing software company, which uses Earned Media Value (EMV), the cash value of attention a brand gets on social media. Getting meaningful influencer campaign measurement.

The 11 Best Social Media Campaign Builders and Ad Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media campaigns, on the other hand, are short (and defined) term bursts of activity and advertising relating to a specific promotion, event, contest, report, or other call to action. Social Media Campaign Builders. Launch and manage a giveaway campaign in minutes without coding.

Managing Social Media Campaigns

SocialFish

Needless to say, it will only gain more popularity as social media marketing campaigns are far less expensive to create and maintain than traditional advertising campaigns. Creating a social media campaign is not a one time event. Tips on managing social media campaigns.

Branding: When Political Campaigns Turn to Social Media

Mindjumpers

Though emotional touch points and indiscreet bullying of the opponent have always been natural parts of any branding game, this election once and for all showed the importance of social media as a campaigning tool in political branding and communication.

How Creative and Innovative Social Campaigns Can Help Maximize Performance

Social Media Today

In this post, social media expert Julio Viskovich looks at how brands can use the creative and social elements of social media to boost campaign performance

Top Social Media Campaigns in 2013

The Realtime Report

What were the best social media campaigns in 2013? Here are the top campaigns we published (based on traffic) this past year – and then one more for good luck. 8 Brands That Played In The Realtime Marketing Superbowl: Which Was Your Favorite? :

How to Run Your First Instagram Ad Campaign

Later

It’s time to launch your first Instagram ad campaign! And the best news is that an Instagram ad campaign doesn’t blow the budget — all it takes is a little bit of planning, testing, and creativity! Start by setting your Instagram ad campaign goal. Campaign goals include: .

Influence your PR campaign with Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

Loosely defined as a marketing strategy involving influencers to impact buyer decisions and boost a brand’s visibility by using their online personality and popularity, influencer marketing has many takers. So, how do you “bell” an influencer for your brand? Guest Post by Taral Patel.

How a Branded Hashtag Campaign Helped Tommy’s Superfoods to Reach More Than One Million People

Buffer Social

When Tommy Williams was growing up in Austin Texas, he probably didn’t think his love for cooking and local farmers markets would lead to starting a nationally-recognized food brand. Tommy’s Superfoods needed a way to simultaneously increase brand recognition and brand loyalty.

How HTC One’s Smartphone Campaign Earned 54,000 Photos Worldwide

The Realtime Report

Brands using billboards in Times Square to encourage social media engagement is nothing new, but HTC One took things a step further with the brand’s “ The Most Beautiful Smartphone ” campaign over the holiday season.

Copy These Winning Environmental Social Media Campaigns

Meltwater

Social media isn't just a place for animal videos, funny memes, and clever campaigns.Today, social media is the perfect global platform for brands and businesses to raise awareness (and money)… Read More >>>.

Succesful Facebook Campaign by Corona Light

Mindjumpers

To strenghten this mission, they are running a new campaign to boost the number of likers on their Facebook page. They demonstrate that consumers are the most important marketers a brand can have and therefore also know the value of showing their consumers appreciation through Facebook.

How to Promote and Measure Hashtag Campaigns

SocialFish

A single hashtag can connect your brand messaging across each of the major social networks. Learn how hashtags can be used to engage your social audience and how you can measure their performance in cross-channel campaigns. How successful brands are using hashtags.

3 Advertising Campaigns You Need to Be Running on Facebook

agora pulse

When you implement the correct advertising campaigns on Facebook , it can become your most successful marketing channel and the core driver of growth for your business. The campaigns are: Awareness, targeting Cold audiences. Awareness Campaigns Targeting Cold Audiences.

Auto Brands Comparison Report

Unmetric

The truth, however, is that strategizing for a car brand and trying to differentiate from a very crowded market is no ‘drive’ in the park. Here we’ve taken a look at what some of the top brands in the industry do to keep their community engaged and how their efforts compare.

Give Your Campaign Video Marketing Boost

The Realtime Report

Give Your Campaign Video Marketing Boost By Alexander Harrison. There are so many ways to embrace the popularity of video marketing and allow you to give your campaign a timely boost.

Volvo Launches Pinterest Account With #VolvoJoyride Campaign

The Realtime Report

Social image-sharing site Pinterest is the focus of a new campaign by Volvo Cars of North America. Since the soft launch of the brand’s Pinterest page in August, Volvo US has added five boards, 77 pins, and accumulated nearly 900 followers.

2014 World Cup: Social Media Campaign Round-Up

The Realtime Report

The 2014 World Cup was host to countless ad campaigns, and record breaking social media statistics. Here are some of the brands that created tons of social media buzz during the month-long tournament: Adidas . The #AskZlatan interactive campaign earned over 10.5

What Made Oreo’s “Daily Twist” Campaign So Engaging?

Mindjumpers

What in my opinion is one of the best campaigns of the year just ended: The Oreo “ Daily Twist ” campaign. Besides the “Daily Twist” site where users could suggest their “twist”, the campaign was driven on Facebook , but also on Twitter , Tumblr and Pinterest.

8 Reasons Your Content Campaigns Fail (And How To Fix Them)

Waxing UnLyrical

90% of content campaigns fail to meet business objectives. So when you’re launching your content campaign, the odds are already stacked against you. How do you overcome these odds to make your campaign succeed? What are you looking to get out of the campaign?

PR Campaign Tips: 10 Harmful Myths You Need to Avoid

Meltwater

A solid PR campaign has the power to bolster your brand. Among its benefits, PR can build relationships with the public, boost brand awareness, increase your credibility, and create loyal… Read More >>>.

Social Media Campaigns Kick-Off 2014 World Cup

The Realtime Report

Hyundai teams with Tumblr: At the heart of Hyundai’s World Cup sponsorship lies the #BecauseFutbol campaign, driven by a Tumblr microsite. The campaign’s official video features global football sensation Lionel Messi, along with a new Kanye West track.

Anthon Berg Celebrates the Generosity With The New Campaign

Mindjumpers

Tweet Recently, Danish chocolate brand Anthon Berg carried out an interesting campaign and integrated it very well with social media. So, the campaign celebrates the spirit of generosity.

Four Seasons #IgniteTheSpark Campaign Brings Romance To Social Media

The Realtime Report

Why create a campaign focused on the theme of romance? With “The Spark” microsite as the campaign base, the brand also created a Facebook application – “Countdown to Romance” – that allows users to book vacations directly through the tab.

Impressive Digital Campaign: Magnum Pleasure Hunt

Mindjumpers

Tweet The new Magnum Pleasure Hunt is one of the most impressive digital campaigns that I’ve seen for a long time. More and more brands choose to create videos that take over sites already know, like for instance the Desperados Youtube takeover that we wrote about yesterday.

The Elements Of A Social Media Campaign

The Social Media Incubator

What’s it take to run a social media campaign? Are you aware that you can’t just “wing it” or throw together a campaign overnight and hope it works? There is a lot that goes into a social media campaign. Do you know?

All the Ways to Run a UGC Social Media Campaign

Ignite Social Media

Personally, I am glad it is a trend that has stuck around and that many brands are embracing. Brands see a 78% lift in conversion rates when customers interact with UGC. To get started, there are a variety of ways to run a UGC social media campaign for your brand.

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Social Media Loves Valentine’s Day: 2014 Campaigns

The Realtime Report

Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity for social marketers to create a holiday-themed campaign. According to AdWeek , the campaign ”takes aim at singles going out on the town and looking for romance.”

5 Black Friday Social Media Campaigns and Tactics to Learn From

Ignite Social Media

Black Friday and its online bestie Cyber Monday are a great time of year for brands to implement a social campaign to support traditional marketing efforts. Also known as the anti-campaign, this approach especially appeals to brands with more cult-like followings.

Get People to Talk about Your Brand with a Social Influencer Marketing Campaign

Meltwater

With the growth of social media, a new type of marketing has been born: influencer marketing. Nowadays, a select group of people who have a large social media following may… Read More >>>.

Brands Rocking Instagram

Mindjumpers

But how can brands benefit from this visual and colorful social medium? We have been taking a dive into how brands use Instagram and here by give you a small collection of really successful brands and campaigns on Instagram – from big, global brands to small, local ones.

Brands taking a stand on world issues – to do or not to do?

Unmetric

Brands, on the other hand, have a lot to lose out on and have always been unsure of how to tread these rocky waters. 2 out of 8 people said they would be willing to pay a higher price for a product that aligns with their beliefs versus an alternative less expensive brand.

How to Repurpose Influencer Content for Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

When it comes to asking whether or not your brand should be repurposing its influencer-generated content – there’s really no question about it. Has your brand considered taking influencer marketing one step further? Consider starting these efforts with an influencer campaign.

Three Ways To Enhance Your Marketing Campaign

Idaconcpts

As many business leaders know, experiencing profound conversion rates and attaining ongoing expansion and elevation necessitate the implementation of a sound marketing campaign.

How to Create an Unforgettable Integrated Campaign

Convince & Convert

Never one to shy away from a timely occasion, Oreo launched an integrated #oreoeclipse campaign targeted at consumers in the UK across print, out-of-home, and digital. Quite possibly the most clever extension of this campaign lived in print.

How Promoted Hashtags Can Ruin Your Online Campaign Efforts

SocialFish

But in order to carry out a successful campaign that instills positive feelings, we must use judgment and minimize risk. We can do so by looking at a famous previous campaign that has gone poorly for a brand, which will show you just how promoted hashtags can crush your online efforts.

5 Branded Content Campaigns You Need to Know

Convince & Convert

In January, I wrote about “ The 7 Worst Ad Campaigns of 2015 ” and received great feedback from the community. However, this time I’d like to introduce a new theme: branded content, or content that subtly blends into editorial publications and other media communications.

Old Spice: Successful Social Media Campaign

Mindjumpers

This is due to a very successful social media campaign driven by the “Old Spice Guy” aka “the man your man could smell like” performed by Isaiah Mustafah First back in February, Old Spice launched a video running both on television and web, which quickly quickly went viral.

Social Media Marketing: Burberry Launches New Campaign on 10 Social Platforms

The Realtime Report

Burberry, a “digital darling” among luxury brands, recently launched its Autumn/Winter 2012 collection across 10 different social platforms, according to L2. Instagram has a selection of campaign images.

Facebook Now Has 235 Million Monthly Gamers: Time to Start Gamifying Your Social Marketing Campaign?

Mindjumpers

There has never been more gamers on Facebook than there is at the moment, and it thus seems that now might be a really good time to start thinking apps and games into your social marketing campaigns in order to entertain your fans and keep them coming back.