{{ searchResult.published_at | date:'d MMMM yyyy' }}

Loading ...
Loading ...

Enter a search term such as “mobile analytics” or browse our content using the filters above.

No_results

That’s not only a poor Scrabble score but we also couldn’t find any results matching “”.
Check your spelling or try broadening your search.

Logo_distressed

Sorry about this, there is a problem with our search at the moment.
Please try again later.

Posts in Social

Are brands ruining #EdBallsDay?

It’s that time of year again.

#EdBallsDay is the top Twitter trend worldwide, and everyone outside the UK frantically searches 'Ed Balls’ to get in on the joke.

1 comment
#thisgirlcan

10 great sports digital marketing campaigns

Sports marketers don't always get it right.

From ill-judged commercial stunts at live games, to betting companies with distasteful social media profiles, to exploitative pricing in-app, there are many bad examples.

However, more often, such great subject matter lends itself to great campaigns.

Here are 10 of my favourites.

0 comments

How the Democratic presidential candidates are using social media

The 2016 Presidential primaries are well under way, and not surprisingly, all of the candidates are actively using social media to rally support.

Here's how the two candidates for the Democratic party, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, are using social media.

0 comments

Why restaurants need a hyper-local influencer marketing strategy

The founders of Pizza Pilgrims know a thing or two about influencer marketing. 

Established in 2011, the business has been built on the back of digital and social media.

3 comments

Why do brands continue to make stupid social media decisions?

With many major brands having years of social media experience under their belts, one would expect that the most cringeworthy examples of social media faux pas would be well in the past.

But that isn't the case.

2 comments
made.com

MADE.COM on the value of social commerce

Though social is now recognised as an integral part of the marketing mix, many still question its place in commerce.

That's why it was so fascinating to catch up with Hannah Pilpel, social project manager at MADE.COM, to find out what value the brand finds in social.

Hannah revealed some stats as to the monetary value of a social shopper, as well as sharing the brand's channel insight.

0 comments
sylvie hall

A day in the life of... a food & drink startup entrepreneur

I always love hearing about food and drink startups, especially on Dragon's Den (or Shark Tank).

And with the rise of online subscription services in FMCG, food and drink brands are springing up all over the internet.

Sylvie Hall is co-founder of EatCleanTea, a brand of matcha tea that you can buy online, subscribe to, or look for (soon) in stockists on the high street.

0 comments

Six common reasons content marketing campaigns don't perform

A growing number of companies are investing more heavily in content marketing, but not all of their campaigns will deliver the performance they're expecting.

There are a number of reasons content marketing campaigns don't succeed.

Here are six of the most common.

0 comments

Is there such a thing as 'bad publicity' on social media?

Today's consumers are more empowered than ever to raise their voices and speak out when brands do something to spark their ire.

And it would seem that the old adage "there's no such thing as bad publicity" isn't quite true in the realm of social media.

But is that really the case?

0 comments
airbnb guidebooks

10 examples of great travel marketing campaigns

Great marketing creative is always popular on the Econsultancy blog.

Thus far, I've enjoyed rounding up some campaigns from big brands (e.g. IKEA and Lowe's).

Now, I want to pick some pearls from across a sector. This week, I've chosen travel - enjoy!

0 comments

Will conversational marketing become a reality in 2016?

Clearly it is not new to think of marketing as conversations

In the Cluetrain Manifesto of 1999 Doc Searls and David Weinberger remind us that markets are conversations.

7 comments

Influencer Marketing: It’s all about the audience

Content marketers new to media relations are under pressure to get influencer marketing right first time.

As a flurry of ‘best practice’ posts hit the web, one thing seems to missing: how to actually build relationships with – and pitch to - influencers.

2 comments