Before I finally decided to pen down this article, I always felt that competition is usually a tug-of-war between two or more powerful rivals craving for market share. But a renowned Harvard Business School Professor, Michael Porter said that competition is far more complex than what it looks like. According to him, a brand with a more profitable digital strategy is far superior than one with a big name or organizational structure.
Topics: Digital Strategy
In the last year, there has been numerous articles about how the growth of retail stores in malls is hindered because of the rise in e-commerce as well as the changes in consumer behavior, with the most prominent example being shops along Orchard road.
With the recent changes to Facebook’s algorithm and the platform essentially becoming a pay-to-play environment for marketers, the age of question how branding vs performance marketing has been a highly heated discussion among not only my clients but others in the digital industry once again. Here are my thoughts on the subject.
Like every other morning, this morning as well I groped for my phone with blurry eyes for a few seconds, found it under my pillow (as usual) and tapped on the Instagram icon.
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I had the opportunity to fly to Bangkok on a Thursday afternoon to participate in a panel discussion on Digital Trends vs. Social Media. The event, Digital Thai | Digital Asia (DTDA), was an initiative organised by Adcamie to bring together industry partners to talk about digital happenings in Thailand & the region. It was a humbling experience, sharing a stage with some of the industry's best and brightest.
This post summarizes insights derived from keynotes and panel discussions at the Mumbrella 360 Conference #M360Asia. Reading time: 8-10 minutes.
2016 was an interesting year for social media.
It’s the year that Snapchat emerged out of the shadows, evolved into Snap Inc. and created a new segment of wearables while everyone else got busy copying them. Instagram became more like Snap and suddenly filters and ‘Stories’ became the rage. Facebook started the year with 'Live' coming to personal profiles, but was highly criticised over its handling of fake news. Through all this, Twitter remained struggling and has failed to make a turnaround.