Facebook is renewing its commitment to mobile advertising with the launch of Canvas, an immersive ad feature that allows brands to tell “more compelling stories” and therefore improve engagement with consumers.
Facebook has credited the rapid growth of its mobile advertising business as its quarterly revenue passed $5.5bn for the first time. And its COO Sheryl Sandberg has urged brands “to catch up” to the rise of mobile or risk being left behind.
With social networks increasingly looking at social commerce, giving consumers the opportunity to buy direct from brands, marketers need to understand how to convert today’s browsers into tomorrow’s buyers.
Although the concept of ‘brand love’ was overused and went out of fashion, it remains an insightful way to consider consumers’ attitudes towards brands.
Attracting sponsors from Lego and Starling Bank to Pandora and LinkedIn, women’s sport is revving up for a record year fuelled by the return of the Euros.
With 26% of budgets being wasted on poor briefs and misdirected work, a new guide has been devised to help marketers deliver better briefs.
ISBA says the appointment comes at an important time for the trade body, as the industry faces new regulations, inflation, and the ongoing impact of Brexit.