RockitBoost Revolutionary Influencer Marketing Platform Takes Flight

An affordable, user-friendly option for influencers, brands, and agencies RockitBoost, announced the launch of their flagship product – a low-cost, easy-to-use influencer marketing platform designed for brands, influencers, and agencies. The innovative solution empowers brands and online sellers to quickly and easily share their product campaigns with influencers of all types, sizes, and niches. Marketing Technology News: Sectigo Launches Secure Partner Program RockitBoost is revolutionary because the…

SRDS Expands Footprint into Influencer Marketing Through Partnership with Upfluence

Media planning and buying platform SRDS has expanded its footprint into influencer marketing through a partnership with influencer marketing platform Upfluence. The alliance introduces newly added capabilities that create efficiencies for media buyers who are interested in incorporating influencers into campaigns. Through direct access to over four million influencers across all social platforms including Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Twitch, Twitter, Pinterest, TikTok, and blogs, media buyers can more seamlessly plan and…

ANA Launches New Influencer Marketing Advisory Board

The ANA announced the creation of the Influencer Marketing Advisory Board, a leadership community of senior-level marketers dedicated to helping ANA members and the industry at large optimize influencer marketing. The board’s top priority is the establishment of industry-wide standardized measurement definitions to address the variance across platforms and the inconsistent usage and reporting by different partners in the social media ecosystem. The Board also will seek to increase trust and transparency in influencer…

MWWPR Acquires Everywhere Agency, Leading Influencer Marketing Firm

Deal Adds Exclusive Influencer Network and Atlanta-Based Team to MWW's Global Influencer Practice MWWPR, one of the world's leading independent public relations firms, has acquired social media and influencer marketing shop, Everywhere Agency to expand the depth and expertise of MWW's global digital influencer team. MWWPR made the acquisition as part of its ongoing investment in its influencer capabilities as a core integrated service offering. Everywhere is regarded as one of the pioneers in the space, known for finding…

Captiv8 & Nielsen Study Reveals the Positive Impact of Influencer Marketing

Captiv8, the largest AI-powered, end-to-end influencer marketing software, and analytics platform, worked with Nielsen, a global leader in measurement and data analytics, to launch the first-ever Nielsen Influencer Brand Effect study in the US. As influencer marketing continues to grow, marketers have an increased demand to better understand results of influencer-led marketing campaigns. Recognizing this opportunity to further measure ROI and results, Captiv8 executed the first US-based Nielsen Influencer Brand Effect Study…

Bang & Olufsen Selects CreatorIQ as Global Influencer Marketing Platform of Record

Leading In-House Enterprise Software Provides Sophisticated Solution For High-End, EMEA-Based Electronics Company’s Global Influencer Expansion CreatorIQ, the end-to-end enterprise software powering influencer marketing efforts for global enterprises like Unilever, Rakuten, and H&M, announced it was selected as the platform of record for high-end consumer electronics company Bang & Olufsen (B&O). The Denmark-based company is leveraging CreatorIQ’s sophisticated, data-driven platform to build and optimize its…

Midway-2020, Influencer Marketing is the Brightest Spot in Brand Promotion

Community and competition: These are the two end-points of the new cultures to model influencer marketing strategies. Branded content marketing rulebooks are rewritten all over the world. The COVID-19 has completely disrupted the way marketers create content to engage and influence audience. Brands are leveraging influencers to croon their sentiments and connect with the audience through emotion-based engagements. This is the norm across Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, YouTube and every other popular content sharing and social…

Atlas Partners with Influential to Deliver Inventory-Based Targeting for Influencer Marketing Campaigns and Sales Lift Measurement For CPG…

The exclusive partnership will combine inventory data with influencer marketing initiatives for CPG companies worldwide ATLAS Technology Group, Inc.,  a data acquisition and analytics company helping consumer packaged goods (CPG) brands make better more informed decisions through Big Data, and Influential, the leading AI influencer technology Social Intelligence firm and an IBM Watson Developer Partner, today announced a strategic partnership to combine forces to drive streamlined decisions and develop key insights for…

ROI vs Awareness: Influencer Marketing’s Billion Dollar Question

Influencer Marketing trends have swept the global marketing and advertising budgets. A majority of experienced CMOs and brand marketers are exploring unique ways to connect with their customers. Working with influencers definitely figure among the top-5 ways to boost marketing ROI using unique content. Influencer content, in the form of blogs, videos, and podcasts are generating tremendous volumes of engagements across all digital marketing channels, including email and display advertising. As we’ve entered a brand-new…

Intelligence Powers Valassis Influencer Marketing, Proven Solution Sets New Industry Performance Metrics

Valassis, a Vericast business and the leader in marketing technology and consumer engagement, is defining and creating industry benchmarks with its newly introduced influencer marketing solution. Valassis influencer marketing programs drove a 64% higher engagement rate for awareness campaigns and 110% higher click-through rate for traffic campaigns based on 32 consumer packaged goods brands testing nearly 3,000 pieces of content. "Consumers want to interact with brands in a more experiential way, relying in part, on…

Time to Spend More on Influencer Marketing Across Multimedia Channels, Including OOH and Online Radio

According to the global influencer marketing agency, TAKUMI, marketers are spending more on influencer marketing than they were a year ago. The report was published today, unraveling the findings on the latest industry trends after surveying over 3,500 consumers, marketers, and influencers across the UK, US, and Germany. The report titled, ‘Into the mainstream: Influencer marketing in society’ uncovers opinions on ethics, diversity, misinformation, and new channels. Important Marketing Intelligence Data 73% of…

Valassis Survey Analyzes the Growing Power of Influencer Marketing Today

Consumers Weigh in on Impact From Pandemic and Connection to a Brand’s Values Valassis, a Vericast business and the leader in marketing technology and consumer engagement, released new proprietary consumer research, examining the increasing power of influencer marketing in today’s climate. Consumers’ changing patterns due to the pandemic and heightened awareness of social injustice and systemic inequality have resulted in new opportunities for brands to drive a connection with consumers. Since the beginning of the…

GRIN Influencer Marketing Software Integrates with Salesforce Commerce Cloud

GRIN, the leading influencer marketing software solution for direct-to-consumer (DTC) brands, announces its newest e-commerce integration with industry giant, Salesforce Commerce Cloud. The new integration dramatically improves workflow and removes the need for marketers to rely on their e-commerce teams to get products to influencers, create coupon codes or affiliate links, and track revenue. This integration with Salesforce Commerce Cloud, and existing integrations with other e-commerce providers, further solidifies…

Tribe Dynamics Releases 2020 Influencer Marketing Trends Report

Tribe Dynamics, rated the #1 Easiest to Use influencer marketing platform on G2, has released survey results from over 60 brands and over 250 influencers in a new report that takes the pulse of the current influencer economy. Topics explored include the increased role of sponsorship in brand-influencer relationships, key strategies both brands and influencers are using to leverage rapidly growing social channels such as Instagram Stories and TikTok, and the impact of COVID-19 and global protests for racial justice on…

Viral Nation Announces Launch of Influsoft, The Industry’s First Cross-Platform Influencer Marketing Campaign Solution

Influsoft a cross-platform influencer marketing software developed by a team of award-winning influencer marketing pioneers, announces its official launch, consolidating the best in class marketing analytics and campaign management tools under one roof, providing first-party access to Youtube, FB, Twitch, Twitter. Powered and incubated by Viral Nation, the platform launches with top brand Partners including Activision Blizzard, Canon, Tencent, and Facebook Oculus. Brands are set to spend up to $15 billion on influencer…

Upfluence Announces Integration with Shopify and Takes the Lead as the Most Powerful Influencer Marketing Tool in eCommerce

Upfluence Software, the all-in-one SaaS firm that helps brands and agencies identify, contact, manage and analyze their influencers at scale, announced today it integrates with Shopify. Offering access to more than 3 million influencers in its proprietary database featuring a fully-integrated influencer campaign management platform, Upfluence now becomes the only influencer marketing solution with a dedicated tool for brands and agencies to manage influencer outreach and activation within an eCommerce brand’s own customer…

POKKT Brings CastingAsia to India, One of Asia’s Biggest Influencer Marketing Platforms

AnyMind Group, a technology company in the marketing, entertainment, HR, and direct-to-consumer (D2C) industries, has announced the launch of influencer marketing platform, CastingAsia, in India through their Indian subsidiary, POKKT. CastingAsia is a full-stack influencer management platform, that is paired with CastingAsia Creators Network, one of the largest influencers and creators’ networks in Asia. The influencer marketing platform will be rolled out in India by AnyMind Group’s Indian outfit — POKKT, a leading in-app…

Lockdown Sparked a New Wave of Creativity in Influencer Marketing

As COVID-19 restrictions shut down shoots around the world, the creativity in influencer marketing has soared. Thanks to lockdown we already know we’re in for a year of re-runs on TV. Social distancing has made it impossible for shoots, with their many stylists, photographers and assistants, to go ahead and for new content to be created. Magazines are in the same boat and we’ve seen quick-thinking publications, like Vogue, swap their usual celebrity covers for beautiful illustrations. In advertising, digital content…

TAKUMI Introduces TAKUMI X: A New Influencer Marketing Division With a Creator-First Approach

TAKUMI’s new creative arm ushers in the next generation of influencer marketing to craft the future of branded content TAKUMI appoints Jim Meadows as Chief Strategy Officer to lead TAKUMI X TAKUMI, the world’s leading influencer marketing business, today announced TAKUMI X: a new creative division with a creator-led approach to influencer marketing. Backed by TAKUMI’s heritage from over five years of delivering award-winning influencer marketing campaigns, TAKUMI X is enabling brands to work closer than ever before with…

Impact Acquires ACTIVATE Influencer Marketing Platform

Impact, the global leader in partnership automation, announced the acquisition of ACTIVATE, a leading brand and SaaS platform in the influencer industry. The acquisition, effective today, includes the industry-leading end to end platform for influencer discovery; reporting; and campaign management, including collaborations across all major social platforms. Together with Impact’s existing influencer platform partners, the combined offering now becomes the #1 global influencer marketplace available today with over 300K opt-in…