Content Marketing

Native advertising and branded content

Content Marketing


Stephen Whiteside, Event Reports, Advertising Week New York, October 2014

This event report shows how MillerCoors, the brewing group, is ramping up its content-marketing capabilities to engage millennials.


Bijal Pathak, Warc Prize for Innovation, Shortlisted, 2014

This case study describes how pharmaceutical brand Lifescan created a new diabetes management system and complete education curriculum for diabetics and their caregivers in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) to increase sales of its products.


Ant Harris, Warc Prize for Innovation, Shortlisted, 2014

This case study describes how youth homeless charity Depaul UK reappraised its entire fundraising strategy by founding the Depaul Box Company, a business that sells cardboard boxes to home movers.


Alastair Bowers, Niccolo Rigo and Joe Corcoran, Warc Prize for Innovation, Shortlisted, 2014

This case study describes how Ballantine's, a Scotch whisky brand owned by Pernod Ricard, created a digital t-shirt to help connect with a younger market and communicate its brand values.


Isabela Albero, Warc Prize for Innovation, Shortlisted, 2014

This case study describes how Brazilian beer brand Antarctica, the main sponsor of Rio de Janeiro's carnival, created a campaign to increase awareness of the dangers of drinking and driving.


Tahaab Rais, Warc Prize for Innovation, Shortlisted, 2014

This case study describes how Coca-Cola Middle East created a new music platform, Coke Studio, to attract young people to the brand.


Kate Kopperman, Warc Prize for Innovation, Shortlisted, 2014

This case study describes how Colgate, the dental care brand, found a fresh way to engage with Australians about oral protection by creating a branded mouthguard to be worn by a popular Rugby League team.


Claire Coady, Warc Prize for Innovation, Shortlisted, 2014

This case study describes how Unilever created 'All Things Hair', a YouTube channel for the UK and Canada, in an innovative always-on partnership between Unilever haircare brands, Google and beauty video bloggers.


Stephen Whiteside, Event Reports, Advertising Week New York, October 2014

This event report explains how Pepsi, the soft drinks brand, has tapped into the desire among millennials to enjoy unique experience and stay in touch with pop culture by relaunching its website, with a focus on sports, music, entertainment and similar subjects.

WARC RECOMMENDS


WARC BRIEFING

Branded Content

Theories and trends in branded entertainment


RECOMMENDED CASES

Branded Content

Warc's pick of the most effective case studies


ADMAP

Branded Entertainment

A focus on brand-funded editorial content


ARTICLE FOCUS

Brand journalism

A new way of storytelling for advertisers


TRENDS

Real-time Response

How brands are reacting instantly to news events


CASE STUDY

AT&T: The Last Text

DMA Grand Prix winner aims to stop texting while driving