Instagram Stories Shaking Things Up

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So we’ve had a biiggg one. And no, we’re not talking about an earthquake. We’re referring to Instagram’s new update. Earlier this month, Instagram rolled out their stories feature and it looks eerily similar to another, very popular, social media platform. If we could’ve seen Snapchat’s reaction, we imagine it might look similar to one of their filters (maybe the … Read More

Meet Our Little Sister, Flok – The Next Big Thing in Ridesharing

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Social media. What comes to mind when you think about the concept? We’ll give you a minute to think… For us, connectivity, sharing, and engagement are some places our minds wander. However, many view social media as a barrier – a way of interrupting human interaction by use of a screen. Sherry Turkle explores the way technology cleans up the … Read More

Instagram Ads: 5 Reasons Why They’re Grrreat!

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Instagram has rolled out its advertising platform to the general public, and with 400 Million + users, this is great news– even better than that bowl of frosted flakes. In a recent blog post, Instagram reports a 2.8X higher increase in ad recall over 400 global ad campaigns that were a part of the tool’s initial roll out. On top … Read More

3 Reasons Why You (Seriously) Need to Consider Influencer Marketing

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Social media’s role in affecting buying power is an undeniable truth in today’s increasingly digitized world. What this means for businesses is that now there are new opportunities to engage with their customers in innovative, a-traditional ways. Peer-to peer recommendations are becoming more integral in the path to purchase, and since consumer behaviour is as straight-forward as navigating a labyrinth … Read More

3 Ways Brands Can Utilize Snapchat

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We touched on the rise of Snapchat and ephemeral video marketing as the trend pertained to behavioural patterns of consumption, and now we’d like to look at the app from the other end of the spectrum. Here at Booje Media, we’re not afraid to be candid about the fact that marketing, at the end of the day, is a matter … Read More

Snapchat: The Ephemeral Video Marketing Revolution

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We’re halfway through the year, and there’s no doubt that when it comes to Social Media, Video is kicking butt. Ephemeral content is where it’s at, and there are numbers to prove it. This phenomenon isn’t necessarily a surprise (we all knew it was coming), but the degree to which video’s popularity is increasing is certainly worth highlighting, and it all … Read More

Visual Content Marketing: Because You’re Worth It.

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These days, the zeitgeist of social media curation is overwhelmingly clear: content is king. Here at Booje, we can’t stress this fact with our clients enough, and while the demands of social media consumption are in constant flux, the principle behind the importance of quality, relevant, timely content will never change. Your story is your brand, and your brand is … Read More

Scroll, Tap, Swipe: Mobile E-Commerce is the New Black

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These days, the primary objective for all types of businesses is to satiate the unquenchable thirst of the e-commerce consumer. It’s clear that Mobile is quickly transitioning from being the preferred mode of digital trade, to being the only mode, with Mobile adoption growing 8X faster than Web adoption did in its golden era. With industry changes such as Google’s most recent algorithm update (that skews … Read More

Phonepocalypse Now: Google’s ‘Mobilegeddon’ Disrupts the Digital World

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Breaking News Google is changing its search-ranking algorithm to favour sites that are mobile-friendly. In it’s first change of this magnitude in over two years, the update is being coined ‘Mobilegeddon,’ speaking to the potential catastrophic consequences that may arise as a result. The move– an iron-fisted one—is rooted in the notion that while content is king, user experience is just … Read More