Guinness is the first brand to launch a 60-second ad on Instagram in the UK and Ireland as it seeks to take a ‘social first’ approach for its marketing and reach Instagram’s “discerning audience”.
There is huge momentum behind Instagram as a marketing platform but to ensure its longevity the site must do a better job of educating brands
Television advertising is showing incredible resilience amid the rise of digital and mobile advertising, helping total ad spend to break the £20bn milestone in 2016.
At the end of every week I look at the key stories, offering my view on what they mean for you and the industry. From marketers championing their true purpose to the return of KFC’s ‘Finger lickin’ good’ strapline, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
Neuroscience shows how brands use (and misuse) stories when trying to connect with consumers.
The travel accommodation business cut sales and marketing spend by 28% to $229m over the first quarter of 2021, “primarily” a result of slashing performance marketing investment.
Being consumed by ‘work about work’ is leading to heightened burnout and imposter syndrome among marketers, but new research from Asana sheds light on a way out.