Content Marketing

Native advertising and branded content

Content Marketing


John Davidson, Event Reports, Festival of Media Global, April 2014

This event report discusses how Pottermore, the digital platform for the Harry Potter universe developed by JK Rowling and Sony, has built digital engagement for the all-conquering series of books published between 1997 and 2007.


Andrea Sophocleous, Event Reports, Mumbrella360, June 2014

This event report describes how three Australian brands - ANZ, the bank, CPA Australia, the professional body, and Woolworths, the supermarket chain - have used content marketing to reach and engage audiences.


Andrea Sophocleous, Event Reports, Mumbrella360, June 2014

This event report explores some of the issues around content marketing and explains how brands can use different publishing models, distribution and targeting to generate engagement.


Andrea Sophocleous, Event Reports, Mumbrella360, June 2014

This event report explores the relationship between IT and marketing at Tourism Australia, the government organisation, and how this is enabling it to move to an earned and owned media strategy.


James Morris, Admap, July/August 2014

This article shows how content marketing can drive business success, given the right insights, process and distribution.


Stephen Whiteside, Event Reports, Internet Retailer and Conference Exhibition, June 2014

This event report discusses how Stanley Black & Decker, the household and industrial tools group, is putting content at the heart of its marketing strategy.


Cannes Creative Lions, Creative Effectiveness Lions, 2014

This case study describes how Kokanee, a beer brand in Canada, created a feature length movie to improve brand health and halt decline in its market share.


Cannes Creative Lions, Creative Effectiveness Lions, 2014

This case study describes how Macy's, the US department store chain, built an emotional connection with families during the holiday season by creating a character that appealed to families, to overcome sales stagnation.


Cannes Creative Lions, Creative Effectiveness Lions, 2014

This case study describes how U by Kotex, the feminine hygiene brand, built a stronger emotional connection with its consumers by educating American girls about vaginal health.

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Theories and trends in branded entertainment


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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