Apple’s Get a Mac commercials show the power of archetypes in marketing — and the risks of letting a spokesperson stand in for that archetype.
Marketing is the secret ingredient in successful cake mixes — but not for the reason many people think.
Movie studios had a tough choice to make in deciding whether or not to push new releases during the pandemic — they’re not the only ones.
With door-to-door sales on pause this year, Girl Scouts have had to get creative to close cookie deals, opting for a decidedly more digital strategy.
The parachute that shepherded the Mars Perseverance rover into the Jezero Crater had a secret message that shows the power of Easter eggs in marketing.
Oatly’s rise in popularity was driven by marketing tactics focused on a different audience.
Aunt Jemima is now the Pearl Milling Company. The rebrand has useful lessons for companies updating how they present their offerings.
Robinhood harnessed the power of the full-page ad responding to the first big corporate crisis of 2021.
Several big brands aren’t running a Super Bowl ad this year. The reason? Blame fewer Super Bowl parties and the ever-growing influence of social media.
Shutterstock’s 2021 Creative Trends report is chock full of design insights. But the true marketing inspiration lies in the report itself.
Brainstorming isn’t about waiting for inspiration to strike. It’s an active process of uncovering good ideas. And it matters more than ever when teams are working remotely.
While Pfizer’s using its moment in the spotlight to update its logo and brand, Coca-Cola’s unchanged branding highlights the power of consistency.
There’s a marketing lesson in why the mad scientists at Oreo keep pushing for new and more outrageous flavors.
Spotify Wrapped and other year-end recaps are a lesson in the power of customer and industry data to engage audiences and pull in positive PR.
Tony Hsieh left some big shoes to fill. The former Zappos CEO’s impact on how organizations approach company culture may be just as significant as his success in the world of online retail.
How one sentence can inform every decision your employees make.
Macy’s found a Great White Way to gain a little PR traction with its curtailed Thanksgiving parade.
The octothorpe has come a long way and offers powerful lessons in the role customers play in defining how your product gets used.