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Being a Digital Activations Manager – Frequently Asked Questions

Over the past year I have worked as a Digital Activations Manager. I get a lot of questions about what that is - both from people outside and inside the organization. So here are answers to some of the questions I hear most often, and how this role is transforming the business of digital.

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Facebook’s New Algorithm Spells Disaster for Brands and Publishers

Remember back when Facebook told brands and publishers that they would be able to build up large communities and then reach them whenever they wanted? Those were the good old days. Now, Facebook has announced that it is strangling the organic reach of brands and publishers for the sake of their user experience. To be…

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The Rise of Micro-influencers and What it Means for Digital Marketing

If 2017 was all about influencers, 2018 is all about microinfluencers. Like any media before it, the realm of influence quickly became saturated by brands hawking their wares in beautiful images created by people who have large audiences.   The ability of people to influence is different than other forms of media. If you run…

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Being a Brand Content Manager: Frequently Asked Questions

Job titles in digital tend to evolve just as fast as the platforms they rely upon. A few years ago it was all about Community Managers. They were seen as the key missing piece in building an audience around a brand or product. They were - and still are, of course - hybrid marketing and…