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CEO Katy Howell to speak at SAScon!

SASCon is a two-day event, taking place on 5th and 6th June in Manchester. Covering social, analytics and search, it is expected to be one of the biggest conferences for digital marketers. Katy will be taking the floor to talk about performance-led social content. Content might be a hot topic, but very few people are sharing…

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Two-thirds of brands manage real-time social engagement in-house, but half have other marketing role

Over 45% of brands say finding skills and resources in social media is a challenge. Whilst most brands (75%) manage real-time social engagement in-house, new research reveals that 50% are not dedicated full time to social media. Most are managing wider roles within marketing or communications. A survey of blue-chip brands, by social digital specialists, immediate future,…

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75% of brands say creativity is the most important skill for real time social engagement

But 45% report that finding the right skills and resources is the biggest challenge. Creativity dominates the skills requirements for managing real-time social engagement, according to the latest report from social digital specialists, immediate future. A survey of blue chip brands reveals that 75% consider creativity the most important skill requirement for social engagement, followed…

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Want user generated content? Then activate Live Brand Social

Find your ‘creators’ on Facebook, where 60% upload photos and 30% upload original video content In a study, launching today, social media consultancy immediate future, in partnership with brand experience agency, Electrify, discovered that UK consumers prefer to upload their user generated content from live branded experiences, to Facebook. The research looks at the increasing…

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