How to deliver tangible results on social media

Dec 1, 2015 - DTAC's Nuttaputch Wongreanthong told delegates at ClickZ Live Bangkok that delivering 'tangible' results on social media means nothing if brands don't know why they are using it. Comments

Tweets of the Week: AMAs and Adele keep brands rocking, while also saying thanks

tweets-of-the-week-dwts-bindi-irwin Nov 25, 2015 - Between "The American Music Awards," "Dancing With the Stars", and the launch of Adele's record-breaking album "25," Twitter was awash with singing and dancing this week. Oh and don't forget the Thanksgiving turkey! Comments

Brands strategize as Black Friday moves online

empty-christmas-mall Nov 16, 2015 - By denouncing the practice of opening on Thanksgiving, retailers are getting in the public's good graces and boosting their e-commerce efforts as holiday shopping becomes more digital. Comments

Starbucks shows the power of silence during the red cup controversy

starbucks-redcups Nov 13, 2015 - Starbucks' plain red holiday cup has been oddly polarizing. But rather than defend itself against the controversy, the brand came out ahead by letting its fanbase do the talking. Comments

When should you start your holiday marketing?

shutterstock-119289862 Nov 11, 2015 - Each year, holiday marketing seems to start earlier and earlier - but is it too early? Use this guide to determine when to start your email, social and search this holiday season. Comments

Ads of the week: Halloween edition

Photo of a Halloween pumpkin Oct 30, 2015 - ClickZ is celebrating Halloween early with ads created in the spirit of the holiday. Check out some of our favorites from Target, Snickers, and Chipotle. Comments

Where is video going? 5 areas for marketers to focus on

emeraldcity Oct 26, 2015 - Video is getting bigger and bigger, but where is it going? According new research, programmatic video buying and branded video content are just two areas marketers should focus on in the future. Comments

Where does social media fit in the holiday shopping season?

shutterstock-160880582 Oct 21, 2015 - Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram may not be able to compete with Amazon for e-commerce, but the platforms' recent slew of offerings show they came to play this holiday season. Comments

How Target's new ads show the real value of Shazam

shazam-to-shop Oct 15, 2015 - Target's ability to incorporate Shazam as a pillar of its latest ad campaign exemplifies the future of cross-channel innovation with the user experience at the core of brand strategy. Comments

Tencent Opens WeChat Moments to All Advertisers

wechat-1000 Aug 27, 2015 - Any brand can now advertise on a WeChat user's private Moments feed, in a move Tencent will be hoping balances advertising revenue with user expectations. Comments

Why Retailers Will Embrace the New Mobile Consumer This Holiday Season

holiday-mobile-shopping-shutterstock-232253863 Aug 18, 2015 - Here are some reasons why retailers will benefit from effectively leveraging modern consumers' dependency on mobile technology as a shopping resource this holiday season. Comments

5 Tips for Engaging Back-to-School Shoppers

back-to-school-mobile Aug 14, 2015 - Advertisers can use these tips to cultivate a successful marketing strategy that effectively engages with eager-to-spend consumers during the back-to-school shopping season. Comments

Back to the Future With Email

email-mobile Jul 23, 2015 - Email is still one of the best, most cost-effective ways to reach targeted audiences with customised content. Comments

Periscope Marketing 101: Lessons from 3 New Campaigns

periscopelogo Jul 23, 2015 - According to Twitter, Periscope's helps brands to "forge a more personal relationship with consumers." Dunkin' Donuts, GE and St-Germain are three brands doing it right. Comments

7 Ways to Destroy Your Mobile Conversion Rates

No Symbol Jul 20, 2015 - Too many mobile websites have unadjusted text, unfocused visuals, and unclear icons. You should make sure yours isn't one of them, if you want to maintain your conversion rates. Comments

World Emoji Day Illustrates Global Impact

tear-off-calendar Jul 17, 2015 - While some industry experts think emojis are an ephemeral trend, World Emoji Day demonstrates their valuable ability to transcend language barriers. Comments

Can Snapchat Help McDonald's Combat its Millennial Problem?

mcdonalds-wifi-gratis Jun 18, 2015 - Snapchat is very popular with Millennials, while McDonald's is not. Could McDonald's glean some of that popularity, being the first brand to use the platform's geolocation filters? Comments

Connecting With Asia's New Age Consumers

affluent-millennials Jun 17, 2015 - LinkedIn's Nellie Chan offers the following insight into Asia's affluent Millennials and how to engage with them through social. Comments

UGC Is the Key to Instagram Success [Study]

instagram-icon-large Jun 12, 2015 - User generated content on Instagram is a goldmine that not nearly enough brands are utilizing, according to new research from digital think tank L2. Comments

Brands Fight Ad Blindness With Interactive Experiences

mobilesmartphones Jun 2, 2015 - Brands like Target, Shazam, and The Home Depot are increasingly making interactive mobile ads, while also taking decreasing user attention spans into consideration. Comments

Brands Should Focus More on Owned "Middleweight Content" Than Social [#CZLNY]

content Mar 31, 2015 - At ClickZ Live New York, JWT's Jinal Shah spoke about the content continuum. To publish their own content successfully, brands should find a middle ground between developed campaigns and social posts. Comments

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