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By Andy Sernovitz on November 14th, 2013 | 47554Comment on this postAndy%27s+Answers%3A+Why+Coca-Cola+is+telling+their+own+stories2013-11-14+12%3A00%3A10Andy+Sernovitzhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2F%3Fp%3D47554
When you think of Coca-Cola, you probably think of a lot more than just a brown, fizzy drink (soda, pop, Coke, whatever you call it where you’re from). Instead, you think of their branding — you know, a vintage Santa drinking out of a glass bottle, the polar bear family, “I’d like to give the world a Coke” type of stuff.[…] Continue Reading »
By Jesse Stanchak on January 7th, 2013 | 360212 comments on this postLive+from+%23NMX%3A+4+social+storytelling+lessons+Ford%27s+Scott+Monty2013-01-07+09%3A47%3A59Jesse+Stanchakhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2F%3Fp%3D36021
Scott Monty took the stage at the 2013 New Media Expo in Las Vegas to talk about what he’s learned from four years of evolving social media programs at Ford. While the brand has had its share of ups and downs in the social media space, it has continually looked for new ways to connect with fans and to build positive word-of-mouth around its vehicles.[…] Continue Reading »
By Constance Aguilar on March 12th, 2012 | 230104 comments on this postLive+from+%23SXSW%3A+How+to+become+a+powerful+visual+storyteller+2012-03-12+11%3A46%3A10Guest+Bloggerhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2F%3Fp%3D23010
Brand stories are no longer limited to blobs of text on “About Us” pages. Social media has given brands a platform to relay their story in multiple ways and to various audiences. At a recent South By Southwest Interactive Festival Panel, Becky Johns, CC Chapman, Charlie Wollborg and Karl Gude, spoke to educate the audience on how to build a visual storyboard that benefits their brands; in essence, how to not just tell a story, but how to tell a good story.[…] Continue Reading »
By Guest Blogger on January 19th, 2011 | 142676 comments on this post5+stages+of+humanization+for+a+social+business2011-01-19+13%3A14%3A18Guest+Bloggerhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2Fsocialmedia%2F%3Fp%3D14267
This post was written by Jay Baer and Amber Naslund and was culled from their forthcoming book, “The NOW Revolution: 7 Shifts to Make Your Business Faster, Smarter & More Social,” available for pre-order and debuting Feb. 1. Download the first chapter free at Facebook.com/nowrevolution.
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There is no one-size-fits-all playbook for engaging and responding in real-time business.
By Jesse Stanchak on February 4th, 2010 | 75079 comments on this postLive+from+Social+Media+Week%3A+3+secrets+to+social+storytelling+2010-02-04+14%3A21%3A19Jesse+Stanchakhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2Fsocialmedia%2F%3Fp%3D7507
Brand narratives are a big part of many traditional advertising campaigns, since stories are such a powerful way to connect with others. In social media campaigns, stories become even more important, a panel of experts noted at a recent Social Media Week event. But the stories that are being told are no longer the narratives your brand is trying to advance, they noted.[…] Continue Reading »