Influencer Marketing Is A $5-$10 Billion Dollar Global Market

Instagram Case Study: How Target Reached 2.6M In 2 Weeks

Subscribe to our industry digest for the latest news and trends on top Instagrammers, YouTubers, bloggers, & Snapchatters! Before the rise of social media platforms like Instagram, retailers leveraged colorful print ads and television commercials to showcase their products to consumers, expand brand awareness, and drive purchases. Today, eMarketer estimates that 92% of all global retail brands are on Instagram, making the …

Here's How Facebook Has Reduced the Need to Pay PR

Here’s How Facebook Has Reduced the Need to Pay PR

Talk to any public relations (PR) professional and they’ll admit that the advent of digital marketing and social media has changed their industry. Some will say they’ve adapted. And I truly believe that some have. But not all. Some still don’t fully understand this new form of marketing, in particular Facebook as a social media and advertising platform, from the client’s perspective. Without understanding …

Content Marketing Is Critical in the Age of Visual Marketing

Content Marketing Is Critical in the Age of Visual Marketing

Content marketing has morphed from managing a company blog to building entire brand newsrooms and content libraries curated by an outside public relations agency or social media management firm. So why does your company need content integration and a newsroom? For starters, a strategic social media campaign will be extremely bare boned without solid content to back it up. Content …

Influencer Marketing Update: Non-Celebrity Influencers 10 Times More Likely to Drive In-Store Purchases

Influencer Marketing Update: Non-Celebrity Influencers 10 Times More Likely to Drive In-Store Purchases

Results of a Nationwide Survey Reveal Millennials Prefer “Peer” Endorsements to those of Celebrities BENTONVILLE, Ark., March 29, 2016–Collective Bias, a leader in shopper-focused influencer marketing, today published results of a large-scale national survey investigating how U.S. consumers’ online behaviors impact in-store purchase decisions. The survey, fielded to nearly 14,000 adults in early March, found that 30 percent of consumers …

How to reverse engineer a content marketing strategy through the customer journey

How to reverse engineer a content marketing strategy through the customer journey

It’s no secret that content marketing is an effective method for reaching and engaging the customer. Through effective storytelling, brands can tap into the emotion of the customer to produce affinity, loyalty, and even advocacy. However, a content marketing strategy lacking in a clear understanding of the customer’s journey can backfire at worst and produce haphazard results at best. I …

Here's How Facebook Has Reduced the Need to Pay PR

Here’s How Facebook Has Reduced the Need to Pay PR

Talk to any public relations (PR) professional and they’ll admit that the advent of digital marketing and social media has changed their industry. Some will say they’ve adapted. And I truly believe that some have. But not all. Some still don’t fully understand this new form of marketing, in particular Facebook as a social media and advertising platform, from the client’s perspective. Without understanding …

5 Reasons Why You Need to Take Advantage of Influencer Marketing

5 Reasons Why You Need to Take Advantage of Influencer Marketing

Influencer marketing is one of the hottest, and effective, ways to get your brand in front of a massive targeted audience. Why? Because it works, and works extremely well. My agency has been in the influencer marketing game since long before it was a buzzword, and it’s become such a large business that we launched a second agency, blerrp , …

Social Media & The Consumer Buying Process Tintero Creative

Social Media & The Consumer Buying Process Tintero Creative

Sales rarely happen on the first interaction.  In fact, they often take a handful of “touches” or interactions with your brand before someone decides to trust you with their purchase.  Social media and digital tools offer a great resource to both consumer/client and the business, but you need to be able to know how to leverage them.  Let’s walk through …

Three Major Shifts That Will Transform Video Marketing in 2017

Three Major Shifts That Will Transform Video Marketing in 2017

2016 was a good year for video marketing. 2017 will be extraordinary. Marketers know that video has become critical throughout the buying cycle, and sales teams are catching on as well. Brands are no longer asking whether video is a worthwhile investment; the days of “why video?” have given way to the who, what, when, where and how. Over 90% …

How to Maximize Customer Engagement with Social Media

How to Maximize Customer Engagement with Social Media

Social media marketing is a popular tool used by businesses all over the world. However, some social media marketing strategies are more effective than others. In order to get the most possible benefit out of your presence on social media, you need to focus your strategy on improving customer engagement. Here are some tips to help you get started. Large …