Tag Archives: content

Four Big-Brand Grammar Gaffes—and Why Language Matters So Much in Marketing

It can take time, effort and expertise to craft a compelling marketing message. In fact, it’s all too easy to imagine the minute hand whirring around the clock—and the associated expenses climbing—as entire days are spent creating brand archetype word clouds, devising virulent hashtags and debating whether a flashy new subheading should call out “premium” […]

Leveraging Local Facebook Pages

If your brand is on Facebook —as most modern brands are—it’s time to make sure you look beyond your main Facebook page and pay very close attention to what is happening on your Local Facebook Pages. Local Facebook Pages can achieve five times more reach than national Facebook pages, and generate eight times more impressions. […]

Here are the Top 5 Content Trends for 2017

From data tools to digital asset management, content marketing will see a huge tech boost in the coming year, and companies that embrace and leverage the right tools for their objectives are the ones that will thrive. Good work takes hard work, and good content in a highly saturated market takes continual research and innovation […]

Insider Q & A with Western Union’s Joycelyn David

Marketers are placing an increasing emphasis on being visible and relevant in very specific touch points of the customer journey. I had the pleasure of speaking with Joycelyn David, Head of Digital at Western Union Canada, to learn more about how the brand is expanding its digital reach and why marketers need to prioritize localization and […]

Digital Marketing Trends for 2016

The world of digital marketing is always evolving. This infographic highlights everything you need to stay in the know through the second half of 2016! Contact DAC today to find out more!

What Matters to Millennials?

Ask any millennial or Generation Z what is the one thing they can’t live without (personally I would choose air!) and you’ll undoubtedly receive the same response: a mobile phone. The reality is that these audiences have a need to remain connected every second of the day to fuel their personal interests, connect to their […]

Insider Q & A: Canadian Tire’s WOW Guide

Hard on the heels of the WOW Guide launch, Greg Hicks, Senior Vice President Merchandising at Canadian Tire shares his perspective on what customers can expect from the new interactive catalogue and what’s next for the brand as they expand their omnichannel efforts. K – Can you describe the WOW Guide and share your thoughts […]

What Ronald McDonald Can Teach Us About Glocalization

I love to travel, but no matter the destination there’s always one ever-present to-do on my vacation itinerary: a visit to McDonald’s. Now don’t get me wrong, I’m just as conscious about my daily McNugget intake as the next person, but what McDonald’s has done with their international expansion is unmatched by any other brand. […]

Rob’s Roundup: Facebook Lead Generation, Content Marketing and Mobile Necessity

Facebook Testing Mobile Lead Generation The goal of every company is to convert people into customers – this is an obvious truth, and yet bringing in higher conversion rates for online visitors remains a challenge for most brands. Facebook in particular is working hard to change this within their ecosystem; just look at their partnership […]

10 Content Predictions Bill Gates Got Right in 1996

Twenty years or one score ago — during the dawn of email, Yahoo’s first IPO offering and Sandra Bullock’s magnum opus The Net — Bill Gates penned the 1996 essay “Content is King”. An ambitious forecast on the future of the internet, both Yahoo and even Microsoft have failed to capitalize on the Gates prophecy, […]