How to Run a Twitter Contest in 5 Easy Steps (With Examples)

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A Twitter contest is a great piece of content to share with us when you want to promote your content with our services. These easy to spread messages see huge success when the right crowd influencers get hold of them.

Here are the five steps you must follow to run a Twitter contest that succeeds, finds you new followers, and increases your brand awareness. Continue reading

Viral Ad Campaign of the Week: The Chevy Guy Mistake

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Not every viral ad campaign is all about sitting down at sales and marketing meetings and planning out how you’re going to be popular. Sometimes it is all about rolling with the punches and moving along with a movement created entirely by the people – and a funny error.

The Chevy Guy viral ad campaign was just such an instence as a mistake lead to a lot of people having fun online. When Chevrolet themselves joined in the fun got real, and really fun. Continue reading

How to Promote Viral Songs with Twitter and SoundCloud Teaming Up!

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If you’ve always wanted to have a viral song, that hit that everyone sings at every club, and that’s bumping out of every stereo all summer long, Twitter and SoundCloud have just made it easier.

Twitter officially announced it on their blog, and SoundCloud soon followed up with an announcement on their page. Having a hit viral song is going to be easier than ever, check out SoundCloud tweeting the good news! Continue reading

Viral Ad Campaign of the Week: KLM Airlines Lost & Found

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Some viral ads are completely unrelated to anything that actually happens around the product or service being advertised. Never has Johnny Walker Blue inspired two rich actors to have a competition over a boat. But the KLM Airlines ad was loosely inspired by the action of KLM’s own actual Lost & Found team…with a touch of cute puppy added!

While this ad has caused a certain amount of controversy due to people being slightly more gullible than they should, it has still helped to highlight the actual work that they do. If a viral ad does anything for your company, highlighting your actual work should be it! Continue reading

How to Get More YouTube Views & Become Internet Famous

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If you want to get more YouTube views, it’s time to take your YouTube channel seriously. Some of the most successful YouTube users may look like they’re just goofing around and having a good time, and to be fair they are indeed doing so, but behind the scenes there is some serious work and planning going on.

Read this article for 8 tips to help you improve your YouTube channel, and get more YouTube views. Continue reading

Viral Ad Campaign of the Week: EA Sports Madden GIFERATOR

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Madden NLF Football is the only name in digital gridiron, but it seems that being the only game that counts isn’t enough for EA Sports. Their newest Madden is being advertised by one of the truly most innovative, fun, interactive, and cool viral ad campaigns that I have come across.

The Madden GIFERATOR combines the powerful video game engine, real world NFL results, and easily sharable, and popular, GIFs into something that defines what a real viral ad campaign can accomplish when you imagine big. Continue reading

10 Ideas for Shareable Content that will Increase your Brand’s Reach

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Social media marketing tends to work best when you continually provide shareable content to your fans and followers. This can come in the form of tweets, video, blogs, status updates, and any other kind of content with a share button.

Creating content on a consistent basis that makes people want to share is a challenge. Here are 10 ideas to keep your shareable content fresh, and flowing from your social media accounts! Continue reading

Viral Ad Campaign of the Week: #TimsDark Experiment

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I’m aboot to show you a little side of myself that I haven’t before, if the ‘aboot’ didn’t clue you in, I, Ernest Thompson, am Canadian. I have been all my life, and I feel that it’s time I came out as openly Canadian, especially since I’m going to be talking about the #TimsDark Experiment by the iconic Canadian brand, Tim Horton’s.

The #TimsDark Experiment video perfectly snags you in the first 30 seconds, regardless of your country of birth orientation, as you want to figure out…just what the heck is going on? Continue reading

Top 10 Viral Content Ideas for your Business!

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What do you say we cut the blah, blah paragraph and get right to the Top 10 viral content ideas that will help spread your message quickly? That sounds like an excellent idea! Free tip: cut out the fluff!

Top 10 viral content ideas that you can use!

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Viral Ad Campaign of the Week: Johnnie Walker, The Gentleman’s Wager

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Viral ads on YouTube are becoming more and more like mini movies, and this online consumer couldn’t be happier. The Johnny Walker viral ad campaign “The Gentleman’s Wager” stars Jude Law, a boat, and a dance routine around a story.

It isn’t often that people want to watch movies sponsored by brands, this is certainly an exception! Continue reading