Using social media is an important part of any PR or marketing campaign; it not only gets the brand’s name out there by highlighting happenings relevant to the company, it also gets people involved with the business by opening up topics for outside discussion. Adversely, there is an ugly side to social sharing, and if you aren’t careful, it’s easy to lose followers.
Whether it’s an update to your wardrobe, technology, or personal life, we are all due for an upgrade at some point; and the same goes for multimillion dollar brands. So how do top brands update, or better known in the industry as, “rebrand”? Look no further then the ever-popular Starbucks Coffee Company. Starbucks recently hit its 40-year anniversary— you could call this a sort of mid-life crisis, but in a positive, non-sports-car-purchasing kind of way. If you visit the coffee chain on the regular you may have already noticed it. If not, it’s time to be filled in.
When publicizing a brand, it’s important that you always find a way to break through the clutter of competitors. One way many companies are doing so is by utilizing SnapChat. That’s right, SnapChat. The scandalous quick-pic-don’t-you-dare-screen-shot-this SnapChat.
With the growing use of social media, companies are looking for ways to engage with their consumers through its social channels. However, many businesses are finding it challenging to connect with its specific customer base/followers and thereby getting those connections to translate into sales. Why are companies having a hard time gaining the results they want? How can they mix things up to get the results they want? Enter our blog!