If you’ve been on any social media platform within the last week, you’ve probably seen many posts surrounding Mother’s Day. For this holiday, many of the industry’s biggest brands have a great reason to participate in marketing to moms, daughters, fathers and more. According to...

They say a photo is worth a thousand words—and, if social media trends are any indication, this adage is more relevant than ever as images continue to drive top engagements across all social media platforms. In a world where posts that include images produce 650...

Assuming you already know that social media is the first way in which people follow live events they can’t attend in person…Let’s take a look at some considerations to get your brand ready to cover the gamut of 2017 activities.Brand events are like weddings: important,...

Facebook Live, one of the most exciting, engaging social media tools available, is captivating both people and brands alike. From live makeup tutorials to live product reveals to live movie premieres, the potential for this Facebook tool is nearly limitless. It’s no longer a question of...

Talk about some big news this past week on the social media stage. Snapchat has changed their name to Snap Inc. and released their first hardware product called “Spectacles”. Big moves for a fairly new social platform! But what do these moves mean for marketers?...

Since 2015, Facebook has seen an increase in videos-per-person posted on their site. In the United States, the rate has gone up by 94%; not by coincidence, Facebook’s relatively new live video feature has become one of the social media site’s most popular aspects. We as...

You likely already know that your brand should be utilizing Facebook Live. In just the few short months since being rolled out to the public in early 2016, Facebook Live has captivated social media audiences around the world. From Buzzfeed’s exploding watermelon to a Metropolitan...

Creating content for social media can sometimes be a tedious and challenging task for many social media marketers. Challenges can begin developing during the planning process and trend through execution. However, Kyle Stuef, Director of Content Production at Ignite Social Media, has laid out four...

It’s no secret that social media is moving away from highly produced content, particularly video. These days, people want raw and real – an unfiltered window into the lives of others.Up until now, Periscope and Snapchat, to name a few, have owned this space and...