Upgrades should be a marketing opportunity. But as Sonos recently learned, there are pitfalls to evolving your offering at the expense of existing products.
Mitchell County Animal Rescue recently crowned Perdita the “world’s worst cat” to drum up interest in adopting her. The marketing tactic worked.
The Puppy Bowl started out as a joke. Today, it’s one of the most successful examples of Super Bowl counterprogramming.
Any good crisis response plan demands closely monitoring the story for new information or changes in the narrative and anticipating how you’ll need to adjust your message.
How Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas is You” became the first holiday song to hit #1 in more than half a century.
Before Cabbage Patch Dolls, Tickle Me Elmo, Furbies and the Wii U, the must-have holiday gift was … an empty box.
A surprising amount of marketing goes into selling fruits and vegetables. Some brands see opportunity in challenging traditional produce beauty standards.
In an era of sensitive social media reactions and brands quick to apologize, Peloton has committed to riding out the recent controversy around its holiday ad.
Few efforts in raising money have caught on like #GivingTuesday, thanks to smart marketing choices that cemented the campaigns place in the post-Thanksgiving holiday calendar.
The annual pardoning of the Thanksgiving turkey tradition includes much more marketing history than many would believe.
Tom Asacker’s The Business of Belief gives an in-depth look at the idea that absolutely nothing is more important than belief.
Today, the Fab Four’s success feels like a foregone conclusion. But Beatlemania was brought to life through a major marketing push and a bit of lucky timing.
You may recognize the “I Hate Steven Singer” billboards and might know what they’re selling. But you probably don’t know the marketing story behind them.
The Buck Club, with no members and no course, is one of the most talked about locations in the entire golfing community.
For today’s brands, “weird is the new normal,” Seth Godin argues. We asked a few of our weirdest staff members to share their thoughts on Godin’s manifesto.
An unfulfilling internship can be just as much your fault as the company that hired you.
The Fyre Festival was supposed to be known as the ultimate escape — a private island getaway of luxury and indulgence. It’s now known as a prime example of over-the-top marketing gone awry.
You don’t have to be a multi-industry conglomerate to benefit from building a game plan for how your products and services interact.
What was every parent’s favorite electrolyte drink has now become every college student’s savior – Pedialyte began marketing at an older generation when they noticed a gap in the market.
Carmine Gallo describes in great detail why so many presentations given at TED conferences have gone viral.