Category Archives: trends

The Evolution of Influencer Marketing in Australia

You won’t be surprised to hear that Influencer Marketing is a core passion of ours here at Contagious. This past month we’ve put the Aussie evolution of Influencer Marketing under the microscope by garnering insights from marketeers around the country. … Continue reading

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Bud Light Recognises Change in Traditional Marketing Model

It’s now broadly accepted that the traditional marketing model has changed. Most of us are familiar with the classic awareness > interest > desire > action consumer path from which so many marketing campaigns have been derived. However, a new … Continue reading

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Birds Eye Connect With Consumers Through Exchange of Social Currency

Birds Eye, the frozen food brand in the United Kingdom, recently launched a pop-up store in London, which allowed customers to pay for their food simply by taking a photo of it. Birds Eye wanted to build their brand across … Continue reading

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Kellogg’s Samples Success with Launch of New Product

Product sampling is a fantastic way for a brand to connect directly with consumers. Allowing a potential customer to trial or taste a product before parting way with any hard-earned money can strongly influence a purchase decision. However, there have … Continue reading

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5 Incredible Insights from Australia’s Most Influential Bloggers

I’ve been working with bloggers for over four years now and let me tell you; bloggers know their stuff! The bloggers that I’ve had the pleasure of working with have spent years (some even decades), understanding how the online space … Continue reading

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Six Digital Consumer Trends to watch out for

Earlier this year Mckinsey & Company published an interesting piece of research detailing six overarching trends in consumer digital behavior. I thought I’d recap these trends in today’s feature article and look at how they may impact word of mouth … Continue reading

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ZMOT: the new marketing model?

When I read comments like that it makes me all warm and fuzzy inside. I get excited because I know I’m working in the right industry space at the right time. I know the “changing lives of our end users” … Continue reading

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Tourism Toronto launch real time tourism guide

Tourism and WoM already walk hand in hand in my mind- think Trip Advisor for hotel recommendations or local What’s On pages for trusted hot spots, but tourism has recently gone to a whole new interactive level with social media. … Continue reading

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