Tag Archives: #socialbrand16

September 27, 2016

News & Events

Social Brand Forum 2016 Recap: Photos, Slides, and More

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Last Friday, the curtain went down on another successful Social Brand Forum here in the heart of the heartland at the historic Englert Theatre in beautiful downtown Iowa City. Once again, the Midwest’s premier digital marketing event presented a bold intersection …

September 14, 2016

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Ask the Experts: What Marketing Mistakes Are Made Most Often?

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People usually ask the experts about best practices and their predictions for the future. While these roundup posts are usually full of useful insights, they’re also incredibly optimistic. And while optimism isn’t necessarily a bad thing, it glosses over real life, …

August 25, 2016

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What to Do in Iowa City While Here for the Social Brand Forum

Most people know Iowa City, Iowa as a frequent top five campus pick for the Princeton Review’s list of top party schools. But few realize that Iowa City also has a vibrant downtown with no shortage of art, culture, and …

August 18, 2016

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Meet the Social Brand Forum 2016 Speakers: A Podcast Roundup

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Recently, the team at Orbit Media Studios put together an amazing article about ways to get the most from a conference. If you’re planning on attending the Social Brand Forum this year (there’s still time to register), reading it will help you get …

August 9, 2016

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Get Ready for Social Brand Forum 2016 with Our Summer Reading List

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Publishing a book is no small feat. In fact, that’s just the beginning of the process if you hope to actually get your book in the hands of all the people who need to know about it. But marketers (especially …

July 18, 2016


Practicing Data-Driven Empathy with Andy Crestodina

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/onbrand/Andy_Crestodina_On_Brand.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download“A bad marketer is one who does things based on their gut.” As the co-founder of Orbit Media, an author, and host of Content Jam in Chicago, Andy Crestodina helps marketers quantify those gut …

June 27, 2016


Understanding Native Advertising and Content with Melanie Deziel

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/onbrand/Melanie_Deziel_On_Brand.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadWhat sets apart good branded content? “Strategic tools, storytelling, and understanding your objectives.” Melanie Deziel helps brands and publishers better understand the shared goals and potential wins that are possible through native advertising. She’s …

May 10, 2016

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Order Get Scrappy and Get 2 FREE VIP Passes to #SocialBrand16

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As we said recently, May is a big month at Brand Driven Digital. Last week, we announced that we’re counting down May with special announcements about Social Brand Forum 2016 as we close in on May 31st — the final …

May 3, 2016

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Social Brand Forum 2016: Speakers Announced, More Coming Soon

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We have a very exciting May here at Brand Driven Digital! As you know, my book Get Scrappy: Smarter Digital Marketing for Businesses Big and Small comes out next week (order your copy now for the best price and extras). May is …

March 9, 2016

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I Want to Speak for Free at Your Next Conference or Event

Yep. You read that correctly. I want to speak at your event for free. Is this a little crazy or a little scrappy? Or maybe it’s a little bit of both. You see, I want to speak for free — …