The Week in Social #333

We spend the week reading the best things we can get our eyeballs on and on Fridays we share them here with you as The Week in Social.  Read anything good that we missed? Share it with us on Twitter or give us your thoughts at @UnionMetrics. 2019 predictions You’ve probably had enough of predictions byMore

Influencer marketing has been a sort of wild west of marketing for a while now as brands and influencers experiment with new and different approaches— and government regulators like the FTC decide what is and isn’t explicit enough advertising. Brands can take several approaches to working with influencers, from paying a lot to work withMore

The Week in Social #319

We spend the week reading the best things we can get our eyeballs on and on Fridays we share them here with you as The Week in Social.  Read anything good that we missed? Share it with us on Twitter or give us your thoughts at @UnionMetrics. On influencer marketing If you still think influencer marketingMore

Adidas calls to the new school- social media influencers- using a decidedly old-school method: Billboards and painting on buildings. The Current Daily broke down the campaign: “Each billboard references the influencer’s social media handle and a message directly related to their personal lives that they have shared on social media, with a call to actionMore

H&M is partnering with Moschino on a new collection due out this fall and they made the announcement via Instagram Live— and via some very big influencers. Designer Jeremy Scott and supermodel Gigi Hadid, to be exact. According to Digiday, Instagram Stories have become traffic drivers for publishers and influencers, making announcing this collab viaMore

The Week in Social #286

We spend the week reading the best things we can get our eyeballs on and on Fridays we share them here with you as The Week in Social.  Read anything good that we missed? Share it with us on Twitter or give us your thoughts at @UnionMetrics.  On content marketing Work smarter, not harder; upcycle yourMore

Influencer marketing is tricky for a lot of reasons and one of the biggest challenges is finding an influencer who is the perfect match for your brand. How do you categorize different types of influencers? How do you pick the right type for your brand to work with? What else should you know before youMore

Few things in life go better together than Halloween and candy, but there’s also a lot of competition out there for a candy company. Smarties decided to step up their game this year by pairing with several bloggers to share some DIY, smarter-than-average (get it?) costumes for kids. Ad Age breaks down the campaign: “TheMore

Want a boost on Twitter (who doesn’t)? One of our team members has been tinkering from his personal account in his spare time and wanted to share what he learned so far as an idea for an experiment. Although this is based on interactions from a personal profile, the idea is also applicable to brandsMore