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3 Ways Brands Can Use LinkedIn Native Video Before Company Pages Get Access

Arik Hanson — December 4, 2017 — December 4, 2017 Two months ago, LinkedIn rolled out yet another new feature for its members: The ability to record and upload video right from your mobile device. Video, of course, isn’t necessarily new to LinkedIn. You could upload video to a post whenever you’d like. But, “native … Continue reading 3 Ways Brands Can Use LinkedIn Native Video Before Company Pages Get Access

How Explainer Videos Speed Up Conversions + 13 Examples of Ecommerce Brands Putting Them to Use

Jaseem Thayal Shareef — November 17, 2017 — November 17, 2017 Even if you didn’t know what it was called at the time, you’ve almost certainly seen an explainer video before. What are explainer videos? You know them. You do. Explainer videos are short online marketing videos, usually between 30 seconds to two minutes long, … Continue reading How Explainer Videos Speed Up Conversions + 13 Examples of Ecommerce Brands Putting Them to Use

Local SEO: Driving customer actions for enterprise-level brands

Multilocation businesses face some unique challenges in today’s local search landscape, but columnist Thomas Stern believes they can succeed by finding the right balance between centralized data management and localized content production. Thomas Stern on November 9, 2017   Local SEO drives customer actions for businesses of every size, from local mom-and-pop shops to large … Continue reading Local SEO: Driving customer actions for enterprise-level brands

The One Question You Should Ask Every Time You Consider Using Hashtags In Your Brand’s Posts

Sahail Ashraf — November 9, 2017 Follow @BizGrowInsights — November 9, 2017 Okay, hashtags are not a new invention, and we have all seen how they can be used to a brand’s advantage. We also know how hashtags can go horribly wrong (but this is not likely to happen to any digital agency that has … Continue reading The One Question You Should Ask Every Time You Consider Using Hashtags In Your Brand’s Posts

Increasing expectations will alter the media agency’s paradigm — and brands will feel that shift

As brands demand the level of reporting that Google, Facebook and Amazon deliver, media agencies are being forced to evolve technologically. Columnist Rob Rasko discusses what marketers need to know about this new media agency. Rob Rasko on October 23, 2017 Media agencies are facing tremendous pressure these days, much of it stemming from marketer … Continue reading Increasing expectations will alter the media agency’s paradigm — and brands will feel that shift

Facts Tell, But Stories Sell – Great Brands Are Storytellers

Carol Forden — October 23, 2017 Follow @carolforden — October 23, 2017 Fotocitizen / Pixabay For content marketing to be effective, you need to master the art of storytelling. Its long been known that facts tell, but stories sell. Great storytelling and content marketing planning requires a structure of a compelling story. Powerful stories need … Continue reading Facts Tell, But Stories Sell – Great Brands Are Storytellers

17 Brands Effectively Using Instagram Live & Facebook Live

By Michael Quoc October 16th, 2017 Live streaming has grown significantly in recent years, and Facebook Live and Instagram Live have quickly risen to the top. We’re all visual creatures, but people especially love social live video. Native Facebook videos (meaning ones filmed and streamed via the platform) enjoy nearly double the engagement of video shared … Continue reading 17 Brands Effectively Using Instagram Live & Facebook Live

But do you love me? A brand intimacy agency ranks brands based on emotional connections to consumers

MBLM’s 2017 brand intimacy report ranks 386 brands across 15 industries based on emotional connections brands have with consumers. Amy Gesenhues on October 6, 2017    Everyone has a favorite coffee brand, or maybe a tech brand they are forever tied to — standing in line to buy the latest gadget at every launch. I … Continue reading But do you love me? A brand intimacy agency ranks brands based on emotional connections to consumers