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Marketing Campaigns: Funny Christmas Advertisements

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014 | Tagged as: Tags: ,
christmas-tinner Not everyone likes Christmas. Marketers know this, and some of them have decided to target those people. A bit of culture before the entertainment… Every year, on the 25th December, Christian countries are celebrating Christmas values. I think most of us really love Christmas for its magical spirit; all those lights, those gifts wrapped in

5 Things Twitter Taught Us About The Commonwealth Games

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014 | Tagged as: Tags: , , , ,
commonwealth-games-marketing The amount of times I’ve said to my Mum, “Yes Ma, I saw it on Twitter…” can’t actually be quantified. Twitter is more than a place for the globe to park their opinions, it can also be used to inform, update and educate those who follow trends. Last week saw the launch of the Glasgow

Don’t Mind Us, We’re Just #Persieing.

Posted by on Jun 20, 2014 | Tagged as: Tags: , ,
granpa-persieng The latest World Cup viral sensation that has hooked the world is #persieing. It’s simply in praise of Robin van Persie’s wonder strike against Spain. In the first two matches of the 2014 World Cup, Robin van Persie scored three goals for the Netherlands. But it was during the match against the former World Cup

Digital Marketing Takes the Lead

Posted by on Jun 6, 2014 | Tagged as: Tags: ,
digital-world-cup The 2014 FIFA World Cup is more digital than ever before. The start of the FIFA World Cup is less than a week away and that means brands across the world are making the most of the building hype. We all know how it goes when football fever starts to heat up. Within what feels

Ten Online Advertising Fails

Posted by on May 23, 2014 | Tagged as: Tags: , ,
social-fails Everyone is allowed to make mistakes, right? Unfortunately, however, when it comes to the internet, advertising or campaign failures are no private affair- expect shares, tweets and articles when things go wrong. From campaign fails to poorly placed ads, we look at some of the biggest advertising failures: Social Media Campaign Fails Social media unites

Social Media Summer Trends 2014

Posted by on May 2, 2014 | Tagged as:
social-summer The beauty about social media is that an individual’s most innocent contribution can turn into a trend or, even further, a meme. As app-lovers cruise around the planet sharing their business, so too do they contribute to the giant patchwork that is Twitter, Pinterest, Facebook, Tumblr, etc. is on. And with every season, or hot

The World’s Coolest Offices

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 | Tagged as: Tags: , , , ,
Google office Most of us that work a 9-5 job are stuck in clinical, fluorescent-lit cubicles throughout the day and feel lucky if our office has a snack shop of sorts. Those who find themselves in companies on the forefront of innovation, such as internet god, Google, have a much different picture to describe. According to Fast

The ROI of Selfies: The Rise of The Micro-Celebrity

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014 | Tagged as: Tags: , ,
instafame-animated-gif Instagram has brought on the rise of the micro-celebrity. A new kind of celebrity landscape, where the subject of your fandom actually engages with you, which in turn creates more of a connection. It’s clearly prime sowing ground for profit. Lately the term micro-celebrity has been thrown around a lot in light of Sylvain Labs’