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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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How to Win With a 360 Digital Campaign

How do you win with a 360 degree digital campaign? Just ask Taco Bell. A few weeks before the Super Bowl, Taco Bell released a heavily redacted digital press release via its website and sent it to major news outlets. The press release promised the national taco chain’s biggest product release ever, but made sure […]

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Crisis Communications: Lessons from Red Lobster

The day before the Super Bowl, Beyoncé debuted her new single “Formation” online. I shouldn’t have to tell anyone that, it’s been the talk of the internet for over a week now. The song includes a quite catchy and explicit line about using Red Lobster has a reward for her husband after sex. The line […]

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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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Do More with Your Holiday Content This Year

Beginning in November, holiday content demand reaches a high among consumers. They’re seeking the perfect holiday party appetizers, decorations, gift ideas, and more. How does your brand help answer the demand? It’s time to go beyond one or two simple “Happy Holidays” posts. Consumers are looking for more integrated, relevant holiday content. During the holidays […]

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Do Old Mass Marketing Vehicles Still Work?

When you’re driving how often do you look at billboards and ads on buses? The answer is, probably more than you think. Why? Advertisers still purchase this space for their brands because they still work. If you’re stuck at a red light you’re going to look around and take the time to read the billboard […]

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