More and more brands are hopping on the bandwagon with getting celebrities to advertise their products and brands. For example, JC Penney hired John Stamos to surprise their shoppers. To read more click here.
Not Impossible, a media and technology company, helped a farmer say “I love you” to his wife for the first time in a long time. The farmer was diagnosed with ALS and hasn’t been able to speak since 1999. To see the whole story and watch the video click here.
By Tom Bannister Both brands and virtual reality providers are beginning to hook up and execute partnerships. Virtual reality is positioning itself less as pure play entertainment and more as a experiential partner for consumer brands. At first glance there appears to be a lot of potential fit between brands and virtual reality. For example: […]
President Obama partnered up with BuzzFeed to create one of their original videos in order to promote his online healthcare system. It has been viewed over 42 million times. To read more and watch the video click here.
Audi is looking to collaborate with other brands in order to create new content to attract new customers. But they aren’t looking for a quick fix- they know they have to do it right and seamlessly if they want it to be successful. To see more click here.
Jon Lafayette writes about how the Discovery Channel is reaching a new demographic by targeting advertisements towards women to get them to stay on their channel. They are also incorporating their own brand into commercials. To read more click here.
Brianna Hand writes about how branded content has gained much popularity and recognition, and writers from journalism are starting to make the switch for writing for brands. Instead of writing for newspapers, the writers are simply writing for companies. To read more click here.
Gap has introduced a new campaign for the spring season. They are making short, comedy videos for Instagram showcasing their new clothes and it has become very popular. To read more click here.
Shout! Factory TV may have changed the stakes in the online streaming competition. They have introduced a new, free service for users to stream shows and movies online. To read more click here.
A design Agency had the task of rebranding a candy company, and they took inspiration from the African Jungle. See how they made the connection in the full article, just click here.
Fullscreen, a large multi-channel network on YouTube, is launching a new division to oversee their branded entertainment department. They have hired two of the best branded content providers around. To read the article click here.
The Lego Movie has repeatedly been called one of the best movies of the year- for it’s brand integration and in general. Read about why it is considered as so. Click here.