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Influence your PR campaign with Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

81% of professionals who have launched at least one influencer campaign found influencer engagement to be effective. A 2014 Influencer Marketing status report states that the challenges in influencer marketing include: Identifying relevant influencers for a brand and campaign (61%). What is their profile like and how will their personality promote your campaign? Let’s face it.

The Hillary Clinton PR Campaign

Spin Sucks

I say this because I want to talk about the Hillary Clinton PR debacle—I mean, communications campaign—she has employed and I don’t want it to devolve into a political conversation. The Social Media Campaign. The Twitter takeover is just one of several publicity stunts we’ve seen so far. The post The Hillary Clinton PR Campaign appeared first on Spin Sucks.

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. Okay, so these guys may be a #client of ours, but that doesn’t mean I love their social campaigns any less. Their social campaign, however, performed quite well.

Monday Roundup: Optimizing Your Campaigns

Waxing UnLyrical

Campaigns and events take a lot of planning and effort. Here are some ideas on how to optimize your campaigns… and on a day that comes only once every four years, no less! 4 Components Of The Best Social Media Campaigns. The Science of Optimizing Your Facebook Advertising Campaigns. ” How do you optimize and extend your campaigns? Just GOLD.

How to Track Hashtag Campaigns with Social Media Analytics

Convince & Convert

Using social media analytics like Talkwalker’s Hashtag Campaign IQ App , instant and in-depth hashtag tracking is now possible. All the relevant social media metrics for your hashtag such as buzz, engagement, and reach can be measured and compared against previous campaigns and competitor campaigns. Image via BigStockPhoto.com. highlight to tweet). Analyzing #FIFAWWC Mentions.

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. While social media marketing is optimized through the use of social media monitoring and management tools, social campaigns are most effectively built and managed through the types of tools in this post.

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

The Realtime Report

The digital campaign is reaching beyond Burberry’s website to Facebook , Twitter , Google+ , YouTube , Instagram , Pinterest , and four Chinese social sites: Sina Weibo (a Twitter-like microblogging site), Douban (content site), Youku (video) and Kaixin001 (social). Instagram has a selection of campaign images. Are these fans engaging with the new content?

Capital Campaign Marketing Strategies for the Tech-Savvy

SocialFish

If you’re starting a capital campaign, then you know how much work and effort goes into planning a fundraiser of this magnitude. For that to happen, you need to have the right capital campaign marketing plan in place, which should include strategies to attract tech-savvy donors as well as traditional supporters. Here’s is what we’ll cover: Build a capital campaign website.

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. However, what makes this campaign so special is that Oreo didn’t rest on its laurels. Oreo Eclipses the Sun—Literally. Yes, print!

Four Seasons #IgniteTheSpark Campaign Brings Romance To Social Media

The Realtime Report

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts’ recently launched a new campaign – with a heavy focus on social media – targeting couples worldwide who are seeking a romantic getaway. ”The Spark” campaign includes a microsite, Facebook application, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and Facebook engagement advertising. ” ( L2 Think Tank ). ” .

The 6 Key Components of a Successful Marketing Campaign

Simply Measured

Ready, set, launch a campaign! It’s time to push the envelope and plan a campaign that is more creative and delivers better results than the last one. Let’s channel our inner Olivia Pope, the campaign genius, and “handle it.” Nail Your Campaign Theme. What is a campaign theme? This is my go-to when planning and brainstorming different campaign themes.

5 Twitter Campaigns Your Business Can Learn From

Sprout Social

To stand out in the crowd, your brand might’ve considered attempting a Twitter campaign. Does your campaign have the longevity to highlight your brand in an effective way? Your social campaigns mean a lot to people. Here are five Twitter campaigns to follow for inspiration: 1. If you’re a brand, you want to create engaging experiences for your community.

Audi Ireland Runs Risky Twitter Campaign

The Social Media Incubator

One quick glance at Audi Ireland’s Twitter activity recently could have had many in an uproar. 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. The purpose of the campaign is to bash stereotypes and educate the audience on women drivers.

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. Everything You Need to Know to Run a Successful SMS Marketing Campaign. Here! Silly, But….

KLM Lets You Book Flights Via Facebook and Twitter

The Realtime Report

A customer on Facebook or Twitter can now book or rebook a flight, reserve a seat, arrange extra baggage, and pay through the social networking platform. Here’s how it works: KLM sends a link to the customer in a private message on Facebook or Twitter. million fans) and 804,000 followers on Twitter ( @KLM ). KLM receives a message to say that payment has been received.

Social Media Campaigns Kick-Off 2014 World Cup

The Realtime Report

Social media is expected to play a huge role in this year’s tournament, and we’ve compiled some of the most popular and creative marketing campaigns centered around the event: Hyundai’s dedicated Tumblr site will release 120 pieces of football related artwork including GIFs, quotes, illustrations and short films throughout the 2014 World Cup.

Twitter Users Are 68% More Likely To Visit Political Campaign Donation Sites

The Realtime Report

Twitter wants politicians to know that their tweets are effective. A new study from Twitter and Compete set out to answer these questions. According to Compete’s data, the average Twitter user is 68% more likely to visit a campaign donation page than the average internet user. Promoted Product campaigns by a political handle. politics.”

How Promoted Hashtags Can Ruin Your Online Campaign Efforts

SocialFish

One of the most surefire ways to encourage conversation on your nonprofit or association is through the use of hashtags on Twitter. But in order to carry out a successful campaign that instills positive feelings, we must use judgment and minimize risk. In fact, despite this campaign occurring over a year ago, the “bashtag” still lives on today. SharingStories. McDStories. —

Presidential Social Media Campaigns: Obama Sees 2x More Engagement Than Romney

The Realtime Report

President Obama’s campaign has posted nearly four times as much content as challenger Mitt Romney’s campaign, and is active on nearly twice as many platforms, according to new research by the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism. During two weeks in early June, the Obama campaign published 614 posts vs. just 168 for Romney.

How You Can Use Promotional Products to Boost Your Social Media Campaign

SocialFish

It’s no mystery why more and more businesses are turning to social media to help bolster their marketing campaigns. However, one thing that many marketers don’t realize is that there is another component of their promotional campaign that can be combined with social media in order to redouble those efforts, as well as the results they render. That component is promotional products.

Collaboration supports successful campaigns

Akamai Marketing

Because social media is new (Twitter is only 5 years old!), The awesome thing for me about having this diverse group of people around me is that they each bring a different insight to a challenge or a campaign. Raising a successful social media campaign takes more than one person. For a true social media campaign or launch, several skill sets WILL be required.

Social Media Campaigns Don’t Match When Consumers Are Online

Spin Sucks

It found a few interesting things: Marketers are deploying their Facebook campaigns the wrong time of day. According to the study, the Facebook campaigns of the brands it studied reached the highest level of interaction between 10 p.m. We attended a client’s Twitter chat a couple of months ago, which was from 9-11 p.m. Ever wonder how much content you should be producing?

Augmented Reality: Budweiser Uses Blippar To Power Campaign Designed To Generate “Smiles”

The Realtime Report

In a new campaign that incorporates NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick, Budweiser is building AR technology into its packaging and marketing materials to let fans create unique, engaging experiences around the brand. How will the brand measure ROI? ” This campaign will be measured in smiles ,” Ward says. ”Yes, we will be keeping an eye on downloads and discussions etc.

Monopoly Launches ‘Save Your Token’ Campaign on Facebook

The Realtime Report

Monopoly is using Facebook and Twitter to get fans excited about a change in the classic board game. Fans can “campaign” to save their favorite token by sharing images and videos with their friends on Facebook and Twitter, and by using the hashtag #tokenvote. Social Media Campaigns #tokenvote Hasbro Monopoly Save Your TokenWhich token will you be voting for?

Durex #1Share1Condom Campaign Helps Fight AIDS

The Realtime Report

In support of World AIDS Day, Durex created the #1Share1Condom Twitter hashtag campaign to help fight the spread of HIV. Social Media Campaigns AIDS condoms Durex hashtag campaign HIV Twitter campaign World AIDS DayFrom November 26 through December 1st, Durex offered to donate one unused condom for every tweet with #1Share1Condom and for every share of the World AIDS Day image or video on Durex USA’s Facebook page. Stop the misunderstanding – RT to spread the word about HIV & AIDS and we’ll donate a Durex condom. The effort is capped at 2.5

Four Step Process to Create an Integrated Marketing Campaign

Spin Sucks

Then we have to figure out Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Google+, Path, Flickr, YouTube, LinkedIn, content, search engine optimization, inbound marketing, infographics, webinars, videos, email, search engine marketing, gamification, mobile marketing, oh my! I’ve been reflecting recently on the changes that have happened to the public relations industry in the past few years. Crawl.

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. million conversations across Twitter, Facebook, blogs and Tumblr. Adidas’ all in or nothing campaign truly captured the intense emotions of the tournament, and racked up 917,000 mentions on Twitter with #allin or nothing. Adidas reported 5.8 million followers.

Understanding Twitter: Best Ways to Tweet

yMarketingMatters

Twitter is a remarkable social media platform for your business. But if you’re new to Twitter it can be more than a little confusing. An effective Twitter presence starts with understanding how it works. To see your Twitter Home feed, click on Home: . Replies show up in your Twitter Home feed and the Twitter feed of the person to whom you are responding to.

Understanding Twitter: Best Ways to Tweet

yMarketingMatters

Twitter is a remarkable social media platform for your business. But if you’re new to Twitter it can be more than a little confusing. An effective Twitter presence starts with understanding how it works. To see your Twitter Home feed, click on Home: . Replies show up in your Twitter Home feed and the Twitter feed of the person to whom you are responding to.

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. This success can be partly explained by the continued involvement in the campaign of travel blogger Jessica Stein (2.3 LifeWellTravelled: Cathay Pacific sets the travel tone.

Runaway Holiday Hashtag Campaign: Lidl’s To Donate $260K in Christmas Dinners

The Realtime Report

Global discount supermarket chain Lidl started a hashtag campaign to do some holiday social good – and may have been caught off guard when it quickly went viral. When the 24-hour campaign was over, 1500 people had tweeted – which meant 7,500 meals. ” It’s not clear whether the company plans to repeat the campaign next year. A Lidl bit naive.

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. Our goal for this part of the campaign was 30 blog posts. There we three factors that contributed to the overwhelming success of this campaign: Inspire participation with incentive – Bloggers get approached all the time to blog about a product or cause.

Does My Business Need to be on Twitter?

yMarketingMatters

As previously discussed in my post “Which Social Media Channels Should I Use For My Business?” , I am following up with an more in-depth look at Twitter and why your business should make use of this social media channel. There are about 1 billion registered Twitter users, with 241 million monthly active users. The average Twitter user has 208 followers. Build credibility.

Oreo’s #DailyTwist Campaign Serves Up Realtime Creative

The Realtime Report

Kraft Foods – which makes Oreos – collaborated with a team of agencies to create the ‘Daily Twist’ campaign, featuring a catchy new Oreo ad on Facebook for 100 days in a row. Oreo’s 100th anniversary officially started in March with the launch of a print ad campaign focusing on the brand’s history. So why focus on a realtime campaign?

8 Twitter Bio Ideas to Attract More Followers

Sprout Social

How much time did you put into creating you Twitter bio? You don’t have to spend hours crafting your Twitter bio, but you should put more effort into it than most brands realize. Instead of just going through the motions to get it done, follow these tips to create a Twitter bio that serves as more than just a placeholder. The Pieces of Your Twitter Profile.

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. Recently implemented by REI’s #OptOutside campaign, the Marketing-By-Not-Marketing Approach is essentially advertising how a brand isn’t participating in Black Friday so they can stand out from the crowd. The Sweepstakes Approach.

[VIDEO] Minute Masterclass: How does social data power a campaign?

Audiense

One way social data can be used in a campaign is to build audience profiles to understand how to connect with different groups. The post [VIDEO] Minute Masterclass: How does social data power a campaign? Blog Social Media Data Twitter MarketingAt last year’s Social Media Week London, we noticed that data was the word on everyone’s lips. appeared first on Audiense.

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. On Monday, Day One of the $376,000 campaign, Dialogue Partners tweeted, “What is ‘ HSR ’?” UPDATE: Here’s what Dialogue Partners has to say about the campaign. Conflict.

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. Volvo also looked to design and lifestyle blogger Victoria Smith to help promote the campaign, by making her own Volvo Joyride board and YouTube video to share with her over 473,000 followers on Pinterest. Another reason to focus on Pinterest for this campaign?

Why the Blue Key Campaign is Turning Me Blue

Waxing UnLyrical

So before we go any further, please know that this post is about a client campaign I’m working on. Second, I think it’s interesting from a “social media campaign in progress&# point of view; think of it as your little SM campaign petri dish. So I’ve been working with USA for UNHCR on the digital aspects of its Blue Key campaign. So here I go.