How the site is pivoting from a social network to an interest network
Twitter says it is now focused on making its live streaming service Periscope a compelling feature for advertisers as its user growth stalled for the first time at the end of 2015.
Twitter has hired former American Express marketer Leslie Berland as its first CMO as the social media site looks to boost user growth by better telling the story behind its product and why people should be using it.
At the end of every week we look at the key stories, offering our view on what they mean for you and the industry. From the government’s call to cut marketing in order to slash prices, to the business case for D&I, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
The regulator is “scoping a range of options”, as it looks to balance the interests of viewers with the need to help UK broadcasters compete with the likes of Netflix and Disney+.
Entertaining consumers with advertising is “really important” for effectiveness at Direct Line, the brand’s head of marketing says as the insurer launches the latest ad under its award-winning ‘We’re On It’ platform.
Despite going live with campaigns on the same day, marketing boss Simon Groves insists Virgin Media O2 is on a mission to differentiate between the two “distinct” brands.