It is Tumblr, a network ideal for photo and video integration, as well as reaching out to a niche demographic.
Benefits of Being on Tumblr
Tumblr boasts 39 million users, half of whom are under the age of 25. Since the bigger social networks have more varied demographics, it offers marketers a chance to connect with a defined audience.
And because photos and videos are proven to be more engaging than text online, this micro-blogging site is the perfect place to connect with users on more than one front.
With the introduction of ads that appear as highlighted posts, as well as the fact that Adidas just ran the first-ever large-scale brand campaign on the site, Tumblr is likely to keep on gaining traction and influence.
The £2m multi-channel campaign will include advertising across TV, radio, and digital platforms including video-on-demand, alongside channel partner engagement, PR and social media.
It introduces the strapline ‘Next time label it’, and illustrates a series of comical mishaps which happen when things aren’t labelled. The TV ad, which will launch on 1st August as a 30 second spot across ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5 and Sky, was created by France-based agency Rosapark and directed by Bart Timmer.
WDMP has hired OgilvyOne creative team, Jorge Oliveira and Valentina Lauro. Having won Iris’ Academy of Extraordinary creative competition in 2013, the creative duo enjoyed stints at VCCP, WARL, Doner and TMW. They were then invited to join OgivlyOne’s social media team to work on Nescafe and Phillips.
At a meeting of the Commonwealth Heads of State in London, the Queen Mother was standing next to the King of Tonga outside Buckingham Palace, when suddenly, one of the horses of the Household Cavalry farted very loudly.
For any modern traveller the provision of a robust, reliable Wi-Fi in a hotel would surely seem as basic a utility as running water, but we all know from bitter experience that for many hotels this does not seem to compute.
We have found an article in Hospitality & Catering News @HandCNews that sets out for readers exactly what is expected by guests, with thoroughly researched independent sources, of what guests want and how hotels can provide what is expected.
Social media presents many challenges, and a B2B marketing roundtable event held recently by Hospitality & Catering News at the citizenM hotel in Bankside, London, sponsored by Armourcoat saw delegates from pub groups, hotels, restaurants and coffee shops come together to share learning.
Leading B2C website 'Great British Chefs' which is very active across many social media channels took part discussing their tactics and strategies, channel by channel, explaining how they use each, how effective they find them as well as the differing metrics used.
This is the first such event but we understand the Hospitality & Catering News team are currently planning more so we look forward to following this progress. [more…]