In our first Rakuten Marketing Radio episode of 2018, we take a look at a key 2018 marketing trend: video content. To better understand video content and marketing, we interviewed Brian Nickerson, the Founder of MagicLinks - an authentic social commerce platform for video influencers - on where video content marketing currently is, influencers with video content, and where it's headed in 2018!
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Facebook's latest effort to improve authenticity will have the social media giant take on engagement bait style posts. What does this mean for digital marketers?
Influencer marketing is here to stay - and that means advertisers and influencers need to have a clearly-defined relationship. As influencer marketing matures, so do the contracts between them and the brands that work with them.
In this guest blog post we're joined by Esosa Ighodaro, the President of Cosign, as we discuss influencer marketing, the customer journey, and the path to purchase!
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What is a micro-moment? In the latest episode of the Rakuten Marketing Radio podcast, we aim to answer that question - and show how influencers are critical in creating them.
The importance of disclosing sponsored content on Instagram can't be overstated. With influencer marketing on the rise and visual content becoming so important to the consumer, Instagram is the perfect social platform for affiliate content publishers and influencers to partner with a brand and promote their products. However, these partnerships need transparency. The FTC recently sent 90 letters reminding influencers to disclose their content, and brands can get in a lot of trouble if their influencers don't properly disclose sponsored content.