It is increasingly important to market your products and services on more than just your ecommerce website, no matter how clean the site looks or how easy the shopping cart experience is. If you do not keep up an active social media strategy in tandem with your stellar ecommerce site, you may just be missing out on about 80 million* potential customers. WHO ARE THEY? The entire Millennial generation.Read More
In March, two new live streaming apps debuted to almost instantaneous success: Meerkat and Periscope.
Meerkat launched at SXSW in Austin, Texas, and quickly had celebrities like Ashton Kutcher, Madonna, and Shaquille O’Neal as notable users. Less than two weeks after, Twitter announced that it had acquired Periscope and released the app a short while later.
Although there’s already been considerable debate over which platform will eventually “win,” one thing is for certain: The rise of Periscope and Meerkat has made live streaming easier than ever before. And, as such, these apps provide an excellent way to introduce video into your digital marketing strategy.
Before considering whether or not Periscope or Meerkat is right for your brand, though, it’s important to understand the features of each.Read More
You’ve probably heard the term “user-generated content” before, but what exactly does that mean?
User-generated content is loosely defined as any material used by a brand on its website or social media platforms that is produced by users of that brand. If you are active in social media, you’ve likely heard this term used or even considered using user-generated content as part of a social campaign at some point. Read More