Posts tagged with Giveaways

Is Foursquare checking out of business development?

Television, film, and music may be a perfect fit for social media, but that doesn't mean social media companies naturally speak the language of Hollywood.

So in an effort to work its way into the entertainment world, location-based service Foursquare has turned to one of Hollywood's most prominent talent agencies, United Talent Agency (UTA).

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Toyota turns to social media, mobile for car giveaway

In the multi-channel, multi-platform age, running marketing campaigns is a lot different than it used to be. There are more options, and a lot more to think about. The same is true when it comes to giving away a car.

That's what Toyota is doing as part of its Camry Effect, which the company describes as "a social media initiative developed to unite the nearly seven million Camry owners in this country through an interactive, online experience."

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Revealed: the secret to social media marketing success

When JetBlue wanted to celebrate its 10th anniversary, it decided to sell a limited number of tickets for $10. That's a tall order, so for help with the difficult task of convincing consumers to buy $10 airline tickets, it turned to TBG, a London-based digital agency that specializes in Facebook marketing.

The result: JetBlue saw a "massive" response from TBG's Facebook ad buy, revealing the secret of social media success.

That secret: giving away stuff for free or at a significant discount is a great way to 'engage' consumers on social networks.

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