All of the sudden, everyone’s talking about Wordle. Here are three elements at the HEART of its success.
Philadelphia Cream Cheese turned a holiday shortfall into a marketing gift with a story worth schmearing.
Jim Gardner’s retirement announcement offers apowerful lesson in how to communicate a change — even when audiences might not want to hear it.
20 years ago, the Pumpkin Spice Latte almost missed its shot.
Mark Zuckerberg recently announced Meta would become Facebook’s parent company. Why was there a bottle of BBQ sauce behind him?
In a genius content marketing move, researchers at the Science of Scare Project have broken down the scariest movies ever – according to science.
Using psychology, research, and a catchy framework, Adam Grant was able to coin a term for the feeling many of us have had throughout the pandemic.
The Streisand effect is the idea that when you attempt to hide, remove, or censor information, it often ends up increasing awareness of that information.
Today, planned obsolescence is rather common – anyone who’s had to replace their iPhone after two years has experienced it. But it started with light bulbs.
Before there was TikTok, Twitter and even Myspace, there were Roman papyrus rolls.
Monopoly has known for decades that people were making up their own rules. But rather than push back, the company made it part of its marketing efforts.
AppleTV+ has taken some smart marketing steps to blur the lines between reality and the world of Ted Lasso.
On our latest episode of “Wrong Story Short,” we explore the topic of sustainability and how companies can better represent themselves.
Despite having a larger, better-tasting burger, A&W failed to account for the way consumers would interpret their sales messages.
Good marketing efforts take more than clever slogans and celebrity faces. Understand who your audience is and give them a clear call to action to make a greater impact.
Not every brand needs a jingle to reach its audience. But make sure your marketing efforts are focused on making it easy for customers to find you, especially when they’re ready to buy.
On our latest episode of “Wrong Story Short,” Braithwaite’s Allen Vickers, Jason Rocker and Alessia Brunori discuss content marketing and the positive impact a community-oriented marketing campaign can produce.
Restaurants are embracing QR codes to let diners access menus on their phones. It’s an exercise in balancing customer experience and marketing efforts.