Hacking Talking Head Videos
There’s so much a brand can do with nothing but a laptop and a webcam. Startups have been hacking their way through video marketing collateral since the beginning of time. However, with social distancing and contactless being buzzwords of today, ‘Talking Head’ content or ‘video bites’ have taken on a new meaning. Brands – both big and small – are constantly relying on finding the safest ways to communicate with their customers and consumers.Read more
Welcome to the era of non-ad ad films
Let’s imagine you are scrolling on your newsfeed on Facebook and you come across a video. You start watching it, the story grips you and you are keen to find out what happens at the end. It is only in the last few seconds that you find out it was an advertisement and you go “What the…”. I don’t know about you, but these videos — let’s call them viral non-ad ads — are becoming a common phenomenon. Let me rephrase: more and more brands are trying to take this route (because who wouldn’t want their ad films to go viral) but only a few are succeeding in producing compelling narratives that reveal the brand at the very last second.Read more
To Troll Or Not To Troll – Is That Even a Question?
Marketing is hard. At an age where consumers are faced with a deluge of ads, marketers are racking their brains to figure out how to stand out. But, what seems harder than that is trying to navigate online trolls.Read more