What Social Trends Are Marketers Paying Attention To?

Social media is providing marketers with an ever-growing litany of media options beyond just display advertising. But which are the most important?

A new study from The Creative Group polled 400 US advertising and marketing executives, asking them which social media trends they expected to have the greatest effect on their advertising and marketing efforts in 2018.

One-third of ad and marketing execs said social messaging would sway their efforts in 2018, making it the top choice among survey respondents.

Video was another trend that many respondents said would play a role in their marketing strategies next year, named by 28% of respondents—an unsurprising outcome.

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Source: Emarketer

The Power of Branded Illustrations + Animation in Content Marketing

Exceptional content needs great visuals to get noticed, and these days, they’re in no short supply. Thankfully, the days of cheesy stock images are (almost) gone, with high-quality photography – whether sourced or original – taking their place on blogs and content efforts across the board.

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