Why Periscope Is the Next Big Thing in Social Media

Sep 15, 2015 - With more brands emphasizing the importance of a solid presence on media platforms like Facebook and YouTube, this article predicts that the next big marketing frontier is the Periscope app. Comments

Storytelling or Telling Stories? Why Authenticity Rules

open-book Sep 10, 2015 - These examples of brands effectively telling stories via advertising underscore the notion that authenticity is an integral aspect of a successful content marketing strategy. Comments

The Video of Small Things Rises in Asia

social-media-and-video Sep 2, 2015 - Mobile video is outpacing the growth of most other ad formats in Asia and is fast changing the face of digital advertising. Comments

Madison Avenue Needs Wall Street Wisdom

wall-street-bull Aug 31, 2015 - Eric Harris, an investment banker-turned marketer, talks about how his financial background helped him grow his own ad business. Comments

3 Auto Brand Films, 3 Vital Lessons in Storytelling

brand-storytelling-shutterstock-248402137 Aug 27, 2015 - Auto brand advertisers are known for expertly communicating authentic brand messages via highly compelling narratives. Here are three examples of their sterling storytelling skills. Comments

Is The Focus on Viewability Making Us Blind?

blind-spot-banner-ads Aug 26, 2015 - Inconsistencies regarding the expected standards of viewability are even apparent on large video platforms like YouTube and Google. That said, is viewability a reliable measurement of KPI? Comments

Tommee Tippee Turns Parenting Advice Into Baby Wipes With #ParentOn

tommee-tippee Aug 25, 2015 - In its new global ad campaign #ParentOn, Tommee Tippee is turning unsolicited parenting advice into baby wipes that are actually useful. Comments

Amazon Text Ads: To Do or Not To Do?

amazon Aug 25, 2015 - Amazon has implemented its own site-specific digital advertising search tool - Amazon Text Ads. Similar in functionality to Google AdWords, here are the new program's capabilities. Comments

Google's Alphabet: A Welcome Move in Asia

android-one-device-lava-pixel Aug 24, 2015 - For markets in Asia Pacific, Google's move to restructure itself under Alphabet will give products more autonomy to expand in the region. 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

3 Back-to-School Marketing Strategies With Merit

shop-back-to-school-shutterstock-303577307 Aug 13, 2015 - Innovative marketing tactics allow brands like Old Navy to thrive during the back-to-school shopping season. These insights can help marketers cogently target consumers. Comments

Alphabet: What's Going to Happen to Google Advertisers?

Google Logo Aug 11, 2015 - Industry experts say Alphabet, which separates the profitable parts of Google's business, highlights the company's weaknesses but may also be good for branding and product development. Comments

American Girl Creates COPPA-Compliant Engagement Around Video Campaign

shutterstock-76737628 Aug 11, 2015 - Creating engagement for the under-thirteen set comes with major challenges, but American Girl dolls and Tongal are creating a kid-friendly, mom-approved campaign using crowd sourced video. Comments

VIDEO: Defining Brand DNA at Peninsula Hotels

peninsula-2-logo Aug 10, 2015 - What makes the Peninsula special? Robert Cheng, vice president of marketing for The Peninsula Hotels discusses brand DNA and how to develop a digital strategy at ClickZ Live Hong Kong. Comments

Creating Social Influencer Content That Counts

social-data-understand Aug 7, 2015 - Social media's evolution as a pillar of marketing strategy requires social influencers to produce compelling content. Here are ways to design a dynamic social influencer campaign. Comments

Google May Not Give a F*** About Twitter, But Experts Say It Should

google-twitter Aug 6, 2015 - Twitter's falling share prices have, once again, sparked speculation that the time is right for Google to buy Twitter, but what benefits would the buyout really have? Comments

Did YouTube, Twitch Coverage of E3 Show Where TV Is Headed?

social-media-and-video Aug 6, 2015 - Online streaming websites like YouTube and Twitch are rapidly becoming preferential resources for video broadcasting and viewership, and redefining the concept of TV. Comments

The New Media Meritocracy

search-shutterstock-149015609 Jul 31, 2015 - Google created a meritocracy that calls for a holistic strategy encompassing everything from your logo to your keywords, giving you an edge across all media: paid, earned and owned. Comments

Translation APIs for Online Businesses in Asia

api-translation Jul 30, 2015 - Opening up your online business to markets in Asia means reaching a massive and constantly growing new consumer base. 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

How the Value of Social Content is Increasing

shutterstock-131691863 Jul 21, 2015 - When it comes to platforms like Facebook, Flipboard and LinkedIn, the quantity of content doesn't matter. Those who understand the right content to share will come out ahead. Comments

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