How To Translate Your Company Purpose Into Slick Visual Branding

Waxing UnLyrical

Look at other companies in your field that you aspire to rival, and think carefully about how they describe themselves, then relate that to the imagery they use. Ideally, your visual branding should be broadly familiar, but just different enough to give you an edge over those other companies.

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.

The 11 Best Social Media Campaign Builders and Ad Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

As part of the business fabric, social media marketing is an ongoing activity with a beginning for every company but no real end (though specific social networks may go, e.g., Jaiku, Pownce, FriendFeed…). Social Media Campaign Builders.

How to Plan a Pride Campaign on Social Media

Later

For brands, it’s a chance to celebrate, show support and raise awareness of LGBTQIA+ rights on social media, but a successful Pride campaign is more than just adding a rainbow to your logo. Tips for Planning & Running a Successful Pride Campaign on Social Media.

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.

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. YouTube video from this campaign saw millions of views and Durango sales went up 59% in October.

Marketing Campaigns That Convert

Koka Sexton

All this requires a marketing campaign. Really successful campaigns tend to be well-thought-out. Let us offer you some essentials, that will help you in planning your campaign. Part 1: Major Mistakes in Creating a Marketing Campaign. Part 3: Create your Marketing Campaign.

Audi Ireland Runs Risky Twitter Campaign

The Social Media Incubator

Instead, the company is being praised by some for their most recent Twitter campaign that uses ‘ #WomenDrivers ‘ with images of crashed vehicles, parking mishaps, and more. Because the company’s risk is also an example of hidden genius. photo courtesy of Flickr.

Top Social Media Campaigns from FMCG Companies: How Ariel’s #ShareTheLoad Inspired Millions

Talkwalker SM

In our latest report , we’ve looked at top FMCG household and personal care brands and used social data to explain how their social media campaigns achieved top results. Using social listening , we’ve examined Ariel ’s social strategy and found one campaign that was particularly interesting.

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.

How Companies Are Using Social Media to Show Appreciation

Socialmedia.biz

Social media is a great avenue for companies that want to improve their customer service. The company’s customer support Twitter account is there to help customers know when they have updates to their products and to answer questions.

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.

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.

How to Track Hashtag Campaigns with Social Media Analytics

Convince & Convert

Hashtags are a great tool to track conversations about brands, companies, or events. A good hashtag can help spread the message about your brand, company, or event far beyond your regular audience. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

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?

Our Hamilton public engagement campaign turns PR disaster

Sherrilynne Starkie

The Ottawa-based public engagement consulting firm behind the disastrous ‘Our Voice, Our Hamilton’ campaign certainly learned a lot about high emotion, conflict and controversy within a few hours of its launch. UPDATE: Here’s what Dialogue Partners has to say about the campaign.

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.”

How Top Companies Use GIFs on Twitter

Convince & Convert

With users and companies alike dropping in to celebrate with their best GIFs, who stood out? Check out these ten clever GIFs from various companies, sports teams, and more for a few helpful tips on how to incorporate GIFs as part of your Twitter engagement strategy.

5 Steps to More Creative and Effective Social Media Campaigns

Convince & Convert

Or are you bursting with creative ideas for your social media campaigns, but stumped about ways to validate these ideas? Here are five ways you can come up with more creative campaigns to achieve your business goals today, no matter where you are in the campaign planning process.

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.

Companies Embrace Social Media

Mindjumpers

According to the people behind the Bees Awards, the general trends to be observed among the entries is the fact that brands and companies are embracing the use of social media in their marketing approach.

Social Media Ad Objectives: Clicks vs. Conversion

Ignite Social Media

Below you can see how Facebook defines both traffic and conversion campaigns: Traffic Campaigns : Allow you to grow the number of people who visit your site, app or Messenger conversation, and increase the likelihood they’ll take a valuable action when they get there.

How One Company is Measuring What Really Matters

Convince & Convert

This is the inspiration for the latest iteration of Lean Cuisine’s #WeighThis campaign. In the campaign, Lean Cuisine is taking a powerful stance on why women should focus on their accomplishments and what they value most in life , as opposed to measuring our worth via weight or body image.

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.

Why Businesses Should Hire an SEO Company?

Social Media Marketing

All the businesses in today’s time need both the digital marketing and SEO campaigning to increase their business growth and make their business profitable and successful. Why Should Companies Hire SEO Firm? But the question arises how can a company attain noticeable improvements and become successful? One of the ways is to hire an efficient SEO company and it will surely improve the company’s website ranking on the search engine result page.

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3 Crazy Account-Based Marketing Campaigns That Actually Worked

Convince & Convert

B2B companies have an attention problem. As marketing technology has improved over the last few years, marketers have fallen back on uninspired tactics like formulaic outbound emails and lackluster drip campaigns.

Social Interview: An Innovative Recruitment Campaign

Mindjumpers

We have come across a lot of innovative campaigns and written about an infographic on how recruiters look at social media profiles and Google you before interviews or after speaking to you. It’s also great to see companies embrace it in such an open way as this. The campaign.

How One Social Campaign Drives Engagement Beyond the Screen

Convince & Convert

Such was the case with Forever 21’s innovative new Thread Screen campaign, which takes an unlikely object—spools of thread—and re-imagines them in a futuristic way. The question then becomes, what’s your company’s Thread Screen?

How To Get Results From Your Blogger Outreach Campaign

SocialFish

This is precisely why conducting a blogger outreach campaign can be the most difficult type of social media campaign. CTK Techknowledge , a nonprofit software company, contacted me to develop and execute a strategy to promote their Heart & Soul Grant to potential applicants.

How 5 Top Companies Celebrated National Dog Day

Convince & Convert

Over ten years later, the occasion has become increasingly popular on social media, with companies sharing a range of adorable photos, contests, information about charitable partnerships, and dog-friendly offices. So, which companies put their best paw forward?

Four Reasons Your Social Media Marketing Campaign Sucks

Dave Fleet

That’s the three-step approach we recommend companies take when it comes to approaching social media marketing activities for their organization. However, we’re still seeing social media marketing campaigns built with this implicit process. Listen; engage; develop.

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? Do they want to invest in companies doing blockchain?

3 Inspiring B2B Social Media Campaigns

Meltwater

B2B companies often feel handicapped in their efforts to market on social media. Typically, they… Read More.

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4 Ways To Boost Your Company’s Digital Marketing Strategy

The Realtime Report

4 Ways To Boost Your Company’s Digital Marketing Strategy. In a world where everybody has constant access to their smartphone, it’s vital for marketing professionals and companies to keep up with this rapidly evolving, dynamic industry.

How to Measure the Return On a Social Media Campaign

Mindjumpers

Many businesses that wish to run a social media campaign of course want to set goals and plan what should be achieved in terms of concrete figures. A part of monitoring the efficiency of the campaign is to be working with some tools. Social Media campaigns customer measure

Top 5 Reasons Your Social Media Marketing Campaign is Failing (and How to Fix Them)

SocialFish

The best way to do this is through creating social media campaigns that take customers through a funnel – from stranger, to fan, to buyer, to advocate. While this sounds simple enough, many businesses are ignoring some of the crucial elements required to make their campaigns a success.

5 Companies That Made Us Smile On World Emoji Day

Convince & Convert

On July 17 th , companies small and large came together to celebrate what’s become a mainstay in our digital communications: the emoji. While Victoria Secret is not the first company to do this, customized emojis offer a way to give fans something that they can enjoy— all for free.

How This Social Media Campaign Got 2 Million Views in 2 Days

Convince & Convert

Sprite’s recent Snapchat campaign in Brazil is making waves worldwide for successfully generating over two million views in days. To raise awareness for the campaign, Sprite partnered with 15 influential Brazilian Snapchat stars to print their Snapcodes on cans.

Which Social Platform Is Right for Your Next Video Campaign?

Convince & Convert

Compare that to even a small-spend ad campaign, and you quickly see how limited unpaid reach is in most cases. Or should you focus your ad spend all on one platform that best fits your current campaign? And for your campaign goals and your videos, which is the best platform for that?

How to Create Effective Competitor Campaigns Without Pointing Fingers

Convince & Convert

It was this strategy that led Formstack to create our competitor alternative campaign. Here are a few things we learned about effective competitor campaigns that won’t endanger your reputation. The purpose of a competitor campaign is not to compare products point-by-point.

How Blenders Eyewear Creates Profitable Instagram Ad Campaigns

Buffer Social

Grace, marketing manager at Blenders Eyewear — an eyewear brand out of San Diego, CA — has helped the company reach more than 42 million people with its Instagram ads and had shown a profitable return on that ad spend. Here’s how Blenders successfully creates Instagram ads campaigns.

5 Great Hashtag Campaigns From The Hospitality Industry

Talkwalker SM

Why should you bother creating your own hashtag campaign ? Here are 5 great examples of hashtag campaigns from the hospitality industry that will inspire your social media strategy.

7 Companies That Almost Tricked Us This April Fools’ Day

Convince & Convert

With each passing year, April Fools’ Day presents a challenge and opportunity for companies. While April Fools may not be for every company out there, there are some companies who surprise and delight us each year.