competition

Win tickets to #FOM15 by guessing the secret speaker

It probably hasn’t escaped your attention that we’ll be hosting the Festival of Marketing on 11-12 November.

We’ve already announced a load of amazing speakers, including marketers from the world’s biggest brands plus a few star names with inspirational stories to tell.

But we’re not done yet, and there’s one more secret speaker we’re very excited about so we thought we’d reveal their identity via the medium of a ticket giveaway.

Announcing our Festival of Marketing Vine contest winners

Vine is beautiful. It costs nothing but time, it rewards creativity, trial and error, and patience. Many brands have made great use of Vine, and the medium is magic when its potential is realised.

So we thought we’d see what we could get our audience to create, to promote the Festival of Marketing, where Ian Padgham, Professional Viner, is one of the many speakers at our PUNCH event, just one part of a packed week.

We’re giving away some Festival passes, and some tickets to Marketing Frenzy, the week’s showstopping party at Fabric in London.

So without further ado, here are our first winners. We’ve still got some tickets to give away, so send in your entries and we’ll do another roundup next week.

#Vine Challenge: can you do better than us? Win a Festival of Marketing pass! #FoM13

How would you like to be plastered over the Econsultancy blog and win a Festival of Marketing pass or a ticket to the wrap party?

We’re giving you the chance to make a vine referencing the upcoming Festival of Marketing and win a ticket to the whole festival (worth £495) or the Marketing Frenzy party at Fabric in London.

Read on for the rules and get vining!

If you don’t know about the festival (where’ve you been?) check out the main events and the Fringe and Frenzy on the Festival of Marketing website.

Announcing our new #TheDigitals SuperStar of the Week: @SilverBean

https://assets.econsultancy.com/images/resized/0002/9995/the-digitals-superstar-badge-week-6-blog-third.pngIt’s been a long, hard race to the finish, but today @SilverBean have nosed past the post to become our sixth #TheDigitals SuperStar of the week! 

Congratulations Silverbean! We’ve seen them sharing some great content over the past few weeks so it’s a well-deserved win. As promised, Silverbean have won a place on our international judging panel for The Digitals.

Together with our other judges, they’ll be helping us decide what campaigns, products and services really deserve recognition for advancing the digital landscape. If you or your client have worked on something that you’re really proud of then don’t keep it to yourself, get your entry in by March 13th to be sure of a crack at fame and glory! 

Congratulations to our newest #TheDigitals Superstar: @Silverbean

https://assets.econsultancy.com/images/resized/0002/9681/the-digitals-superstar-badge-week-5-blog-half.pngWell done this week to our latest Digital Superstars – Silverbean. 

Silverbean is a search marketing and digital agency specialising in SEO & Social Media, PPC, CRO and Affiliate Program Management, and they’ve been rocking the hashtag all week, congratulations guys! 

Find out more about this week’s winners on their site: http://www.silverbean.com/

There’s been lots more action around the #TheDigitals hashtag this week, and we’ve welcomed a number of new faces to the top twenty, quite a feat when you remember we now have over 7,000 people battling it out for the chance to be on the judging panel for The Digitals Awards. 

Over the past seven days you’ve really upped your game, and we’ve seen some fantastic links to innovative, exciting and just plain useful stuff that’s helping define the digital marketing landscape. 

Of course, #TheDigitals leaderboard is all about sharing great content, so here are a few useful links that we saw pop up…

Announcing our latest #TheDigitals SuperStar of the week!

https://assets.econsultancy.com/images/resized/0002/9394/the-digitals-superstar-badge-week-4-blog-third.pngWe’ve just finished updating #TheDigitals leaderboard and we’ve found that @Danbarker is STILL topping the charts!

Well done to Dan, who’s managed to keep up a steady flow of content all week, sharing and creating knowledge about the digital landscape, and staying on top of some very tough competition! 

There’s been some great action on the board this week – let’s look at some of the new faces and new changes…

Congratulations to @DanBarker – our reigning #TheDigitals superstar of the week : Who will be next?

https://assets.econsultancy.com/images/resized/0002/9139/the-digitals-superstar-badge-week-3-blog-third.pngIt’s been yet another busy week on #TheDigitals leaderboard, with over 6,000 of you tweeting and sharing some amazing content that you think is worthy of an illustrious Digital award. Thanks for all your tweets and contributions, we’re really building up a huge library of outstanding digital content. 

The familiar face of @DanBarker is still sitting proudly at the top of the board for a second week, managing to clock up an astounding 210 mentions in the last week! Well done again Dan – influence in action! 

So the question is: Who can knock him off the top spot and be our next Digital Superstar? 

Next year you will mostly be working on…

Last week we launched a competition where the prize was a pair of tickets for this week’s Future Of Digital Marketing event, one of the highlights of the Econsultancy calendar.

We asked the question: “What will you be focused on in the next year and why?” 

We received dozens of entries and I have compiled a bunch of them here to reveal three common themes. There are some outliers of course, but the following entries broadly reflect our audience’s focus on devices, channel integration and engagement strategies