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.
The online fitness giant’s first permanent store will dedicate less space to selling clothing apparel and more to customer experiences, as it builds out an “ecosystem of touchpoints”.
Kevin the Carrot and Ebanana Scrooge have driven Aldi to the top of the Christmas rankings this year, as the supermarket continues its effectiveness streak.
With the help of its famous 90s mascot, Hofmeister raised over £632,000 with its crowdfunding campaign to fund the brewer’s marketing plans over the next few years.
Marketing Week editor Russell Parsons asks leading B2B marketers to discuss how and why experience-focused B2B brands beat the competition.