The majority of shared content on mobile is viewed via ‘dark social’ channels, such as pasted links in emails or chat apps such as WhatsApp and WeChat. Sanjay Sarathy, VP Marketing at Cloudinary, examines how brands can use visual media to profit from the power of this hard-to-reach but lucrative traffic stream.
The growing movement, organised by civil rights and other advocacy groups under the rally cry “#StopHateForProfit”, was spurred by last month’s killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police and has drawn support from companies including Mozilla, movie studio Magnolia Pictures, Rakuten Viber, and the Goodby Silverstein advertising agency. “We have strict content policies in place … [Read more…]
Communities can both humanise a brand and make customers feel valued through experiences or direct communication. It also helps strengthen retention and advocacy to ultimately attract new consumers. Benji Vaughan, Founder/CEO of Disciple Media offers some key tips on how to build a powerful brand community from the ground up.