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Integrating Instagram Stories into Your Social Media Plan

By now, you’ve heard or have experienced the Earth shattering news of the new Instagram Stories. With the rollout, there is one question on every marketer’s mind, “How am I going to integrate Instagram Stories into my overall social media plan?” You probably already have an Instagram strategy for your business or clients. But Instagram […]

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The Undeniable Power of Snapchat

Last week, Snapchat announced that its users now consume 10 billion video views a day. With that many views, I’m sure you’re familiar with the popular photo and video sharing app. That number is an increase from 8 billion since February 2016 and 4 billion since April 2015. That is extremely quick and massive growth […]

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You Don’t Need a Big Budget to Win During the Big Game

The Denver Broncos won the 2016 Super Bowl yesterday, but there was no clear winner in the TV brand bowl. There may not have been a clear winner in the brand bowl because many advertisers shifted their dollars to digital and social media this year. A few years ago, the ads that would premiere during […]

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Improve Your Instagram Promoted Posts

Instagram promoted posts have grown in popularity since they were rolled out and will continue to be leveraged more by brands in 2016. As a marketer, this excites me. As a consumer, this annoys me. Unfortunately, many brands are using Instagram as an advertising tool rather than a content tool. Instagram is a platform to […]

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Best Emerging Apps for Event Marketing

In 2015, your event marketing will not be successful without a digital component. The digital aspect can come alive in the form of a branded hashtag where consumers can post pictures, allowing attendees to register via social media, or sharing content during or after the event. Your brand should be using Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter […]

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Why Customized Marketing is Important to Millennials

For the recent stop of the Mad Decent Block Party (a musical festival that travels the US and Canada), Budlight created 200,000 individualized festival cans. The festival cans will continue to be distributed through the end of September as the party hits more cities. The cans are colorful and vibrant like festival attendees. In addition […]

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