As programmatic becomes more commonplace, what does that mean for creative?

Nov 2, 2015 - Though creative is just as it always was, it's being deployed in different ways as more brands and agencies do buy their ads programmatically. Comments

Why we need to rethink the creative brief

big-question-flickr-3534516458-48e4e8595f-b Oct 20, 2015 - Though traditional creative briefs may seem irrelevant in today's campaign strategy, here's how this updated version of the tactic is conducive to contemporary marketing practices. Comments

How to come back from venomous virality

slip-banana-peel Oct 14, 2015 - Whether it's a big scandal or a social media slip-up, companies are always having their mistakes go viral. Here's a step-by-step guide for dealing with the fallout. Comments

Spotlight on: Adam Tucker, president, Ogilvy NYC

ogilvy-logo Oct 12, 2015 - As one of the top agencies in the world, Ogilvy & Mather specializes in campaigns that engage consumers in unique ways - something New York president Adam Tucker believes is the future of storytelling. Comments

Brands Still Matter - Just Not Like They Used To

brands-applied-gtld Sep 28, 2015 - Ogilvy's Colin Mitchell asked, "Do brands still matter?" They do, but today's informed consumers care less about a brand's image and more about service, philanthropy, and relevant experiences. Comments

Why Budweiser's "Lost Dog" Ad Was a Brand Flop After Super Bowl

super bowl Jul 1, 2015 - The Super Bowl's most popular ad was a hit on social media, but there was a lack of relevance that didn't translate to a brand lift, according to recent research. Comments

Twitter: Real-Time Engagement Comes From Small Moments #CZLTO

twitter-logo Jun 25, 2015 - "Twitter is a bridge, not an island," said Jamie Michaels, head of brand strategy and advocacy for Twitter Canada, talking about the platform's real-time impact during his ClickZ Live keynote. Comments

Can Advertising Save the World? The United Nations Is Betting on It

saving-the-world Jun 8, 2015 - Without products or services, cause-related brands have no choice but to be masterful storytellers, which makes them particularly popular with agencies. Comments

YouTube’s First Decade: The Top Ads and the Trends That Define Them

youtube-logo Jun 3, 2015 - YouTube's first ten years have produced some great ads, and in conjunction with The Webby Awards, viewers recently got to chose their favorites. Comments

Wearables Are Still In Their First Inning

wearable-technology-vectors May 19, 2015 - The popularity of wearable technology continues to grow exponentially, but it's a fairly new concept about which consumers and marketers still have quite a bit to learn. Comments

Social Media Week: Cult Brands Breed Community

Community Feb 27, 2015 - According to leaders from Virgin Mega, SoulCycle, and Refinery29, providing fresh experiences and quality social content are two ways brands can maintain loyal fans, who also have the power to convert detractors. Comments

Digital Marketing People on the Move: January 2015 Roundup

business-professionals Feb 3, 2015 - This is a roundup of new hires and promotions in the digital marketing industry during January of 2015. Comments

Tiffany & Co.’s First LGBT Ad Misses Mark

tiffany-spring2015campaign-gaycouple Jan 16, 2015 - For the first time, the jewelry brand is featuring a same-sex couple in its engagement campaign. Comments

Digital Marketing People on the Move: December 2014 Roundup

connected-people-diagram Jan 5, 2015 - This is a roundup of new hires and promotions in the digital marketing industry during December of 2014. Comments

Turning Dialect Into Data

keywords-seo-writing Oct 23, 2014 - U.K-based company Relative Insight analyzes language and turns it into a data file. Originally developed to help law enforcement to catch cyber criminals, the technology has recently expanded into the marketing world. Comments

Digital Marketing People on the Move: September 2014 Roundup

self-promotion Oct 6, 2014 - This is a roundup of new hires and promotions in the digital marketing industry during September of this year. Comments

Top Tweets From the 2014 Video Marketing Summit

tweet-twitter-question-bubble Jul 29, 2014 - Sometimes the best way to recap an event is through attendees' tweets that highlight some of the best insights gleaned from the keynote speakers. Here's a look at what speakers from Google, YouTube, and BuzzFeed had to say. Comments

Digital Marketing People on the Move: June 2014 Roundup

partnership2014 Jul 1, 2014 - This is a roundup of new hires and promotions in the digital marketing industry during June. Comments

Digital Marketing People on the Move: May 2014 Roundup

digital-hugging Jun 2, 2014 - This is a roundup of new hires and promotions in the digital marketing industry during May. Comments

Social@Ogilvy: 2014 Is the Year of Search in Indonesia [VIDEO]

patrickogilvy Mar 27, 2014 - Patrick Searle, head of social from Social@Ogilvy Indonesia, says marketers should consider search in their digital marketing communications. Watch the video to find out more. Comments

SXSW 2014: Hottest Topics to Include Wearables, Data, and More Wearables

sxsw-banner Mar 6, 2014 - ClickZ asks a number of industry leaders what they expect the biggest topics of conversation at this year's South By Southwest will be. Unsurprisingly, wearables is a popular theme. Comments

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