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Creating Content Audiences Want to Watch with Instagram’s Live Guest Feature

Impero Design, 1 week, 4 days ago

Live & Wired's Sian Hainsworth examines the potential impact of this exciting live video feature

Instagram recently rolled out its live guest feature following testing over the summer. Instagram now allows users to pick anyone watching their li... Read more

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WHY?

Rattling Stick, 2 weeks, 1 day ago

An afternoon with his six-year-old nephew has Rattling Stick director Austen Humphries pondering adland and more

I was hanging out with my nephews last week (Half Term Best Uncle in the World duties) and the youngest one of six, the one with slightly psychotic... Read more

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Ask Not What AI Can Do for You…

Jack Morton, 2 weeks, 1 day ago

Caspar Mason, Creative Strategy Director at Jack Morton Worldwide ponders how to create comms that will thrive in the age of artificial intelligence

Another month, another set of mind-boggling AI developments, from a neural network able to “create knowledge itself” to an hour-long morphing ... Read more

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On Efficiency and Empathy

Publicis Dublin, 2 weeks, 1 day ago

INFLUENCER: Publicis Dublin Head of Strategy Ed Melvin on why efficient brand experiences are good, but not good enough

Our world is mechanised and becoming even more so. It is belted with infrastructure, latticed with processes, and managed through frameworks. ... Read more

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Are Creative Producers The Leaders of The Free (Ad)World?

Heads Up Production, 2 weeks, 1 day ago

INFLUENCERS: Tim Page and Jody Allison, founders of Heads Up Production say experienced creative producers are the key to throwing off creative shackles when it comes to production

Today, being a good producer isn’t just about being a highly-organised individual who has knowledge of the best talent and how to budget for it. A... Read more

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The Art of Opinion

Grand Central Recording Studios, 2 weeks, 2 days ago

INFLUENCER: GCRS guest sound designer Ben Wilkins on opinions and, importantly, what to do with them

As influencers we are here to share our insights, our golden nuggets of wisdom, our revered opinions – right? Well, I’m not used to doing this, I p... Read more

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How Scared Should You Be of the Frightful Five?

StrawberryFrog, 2 weeks, 2 days ago

INFLUENCER: StrawberryFrog's Scott Goodson follows up on the implications big tech companies could have on brands

Last week I asked how have the 'The Frightful Five' - Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Microsoft and Alphabet (Google’s parent company) - have impacted the... Read more

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A Shared Understanding

Impero Design, 2 weeks, 3 days ago

INFLUENCER: Impero's Daniel Deeks-Osburn on how to create a big, shared cultural idea worth plastering everywhere

One of the most damaging forces against brands in today’s world of advertising is the constant and increasing pressure to get hyper-targeted when m... Read more

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From Mediocrity to Magic – the Reboot of Digital Experience

Ogilvy & Mather UK, 2 weeks, 3 days ago

INFLUENCER: Matt Holt, Head of Experience Planning at OgilvyOne discusses the use of tech in advertising and how it can slow down innovation

Transport For London uses beacon technology to ensure blind people can navigate the tube. Amazon’s Go proposition lets shoppers shop and leave with... Read more

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A Dystopian TV Series or Society as We Know It?

Mr.Frank, 2 weeks, 3 days ago

Mr Frank's Jessica Sartenaer on the rise of the rating and its impact on the creative industry

China’s incoming ‘social credit’ system has caused quite the stir in the Western world. Set to be implemented in full by 2020, the controversial - ... Read more