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%).

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.

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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.

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. Around the Web extend your campaigns

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. Using this information, companies, organizations, and even individuals can refine their campaigns and make sure they stand out from the crowd.

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.

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.

Twitter Resolves Video Ad Campaign Reporting Bug

SocialTimes Twitter

Campaign analytics bugs are not exclusive to Facebook , as some Twitter advertisers recently found out. Twitter announced in a blog post that it discovered a “technical error” that affected metrics for some video ad campaigns between Nov. However, a “person familiar with the matter” told Alex Heath of Business Insider that video advertising metrics for some brands were inflated by as much as 35 percent during the time period cited by Twitter.

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 Crazy Account-Based Marketing Campaigns That Actually Worked

Convince & Convert

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. Here are three successful ABM campaigns that show how reaching a small audience can have a big impact.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. Here are some ways promotional products can enhance your social media campaign. Are you ready to get started with your new and improved social media campaign?

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. The handle also saw 53,000 interactions throughout the World Cup – making it one of the most engaged on Twitter.

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.

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. So far, the campaign has yielded impressive results.

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: .

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: .

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.

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. They would also receive a few mentions on the CTK website, Facebook Page and Twitter feed.

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. The “Volvo Joyride” campaign began on September 5 with just 155 Pinterest followers, and has added nearly 750 followers in just three weeks.

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.

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. The average Twitter user has 208 followers.

Under Armour #WhatsBeautiful Campaign Targets Women Via Social Media

The Realtime Report

The new ad campaign begins a month before the brand’s new high-end collection – called StudioLux Noir – reaches stores, and is “the culmination of three years of development and research.” Hoping for a high level of feedback, Under Armour is engaging heavily with the @UAWomen Twitter account, as well as #IWill and #WhatsBeautiful. The campaign will also include more traditional commercial spots on E!,

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.

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.

How to Design Visuals for Your Social Media Campaign

Simply Measured

In this post, I’ll take you through my design approach for a cohesive look across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn ads, as well as additional collateral, like contests and infographics. Let’s use Simply Measured’s 2016 holiday campaign as an example! Twitter.

Kmart Halloween Campaign Combines Social Media, Mommy Bloggers, Live Video — and Breaks A World Record

The Realtime Report

To get consumers excited about Halloween costumes, Kmart hired ad agency Draftfcb to create a live event, a social media campaign, a visually impressive ad — and to break a world record. The #Kmartworldrecord hashtag allowed people to follow and share on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

4 Fresh Trends in B2B Social Campaigns

Convince & Convert

Consumer brands spent the early years of the social boom using campaigns to collect likes, create conversation, and distribute coupons. Meanwhile, B2B marketers sat on the sidelines waiting for social campaign technology to deliver against their more sophisticated needs.

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The Best Father’s Day Social Media Marketing Campaigns

Devumi

Brands are also scrambling to get their social media campaigns ready for Dads. In anticipation, and to celebrate it in our way, let’s look at the best Father’s Day social media marketing campaigns of the past. The post The Best Father’s Day Social Media Marketing Campaigns appeared first on Devumi. Case Studies Facebook Pinterest Twitter Vimeo YouTube content marketing facebook marketing hashtag marketing twitter marketing youtube marketing