Digital Content Production: What’s Next?

The pace at which digital content production has developed is little short of astonishing.

Consider, as one example, how quickly we’ve progressed from simple static GIFs to kinetic emails that allow consumers to directly purchase products with just a few clicks. In a few short years, our digital landscape has migrated from desktop to mobile, from broadcast to personalised communication, and from static to fully immersive experiences. Suffice it to say, for brands and marketers who embrace… (Contributed by John Dalziel, Client Director, SGK)

How to start measuring content marketing ROI

What’s more important to a content marketer than success? Replicating success! Whether you distribute only dozens or up to thousands of content assets, measuring how they stack up against one another identifies what’s worth doing again.
But how will the 91 percent of B2C marketers whose companies are committed to content marketing succeed when 63 percent aren’t expecting a budget increase? How will they know if they fail or succeed… (Contributed by Yvette Quintanar, Marketing Manager, SGK)

The Insatiable Demand for Content

The shift to digital-first marketing has radically changed how consumers engage with brands. With new technologies showing up and showing off daily, and still others waiting in the wings, turning back is… (Contributed by Contributed by Tearle Calinog, Director of Client Engagement, SGK)

6 Ways to Get Your Branded Materials to Market Faster

Speed to market – for brand owners and marketers, it can be elusive, frustrating and, at times, seemingly impossible to achieve.

Today’s complex, matrix and resource-constrained organisations may contribute to internal and external communication issues that stall the progress of bringing even the simplest of brand collateral to the market. As you may know, the effects can be… (Contributed by Jesse Moen, Director, Client Solutions, SGK)

5 tips to help you match the right agency with the right creative job

Today’s marketers are tasked with generating demand for their brands, products and services and their marketing budgets are being scrutinised and squeezed like never before. Agency spend always ranks high within these tight budgets. Improving the agency selection process, which is usually missing or outdated, can yield great returns… (Contributed by Carrie Golvash, Client Solutions Engagement Manager, SGK)

Checklist: Are you doing enough for your image management?

For any digital marketer, visuals can make or break audience engagement. Case in point, recent research shows that on average, total views increase by a whopping 94% if a published article contained a relevant image compared to one without. High quality images can further lead to positive… (Contributed by Jason Hatch, Senior Director, Product Management, Web Experience, Asia Pacific & Japan, Akamai Technologies)