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The Top #FathersDay Instagram Posts

Hopefully, your Father’s Day was filled with lots of so-bad-they’re-funny dad jokes, home cooked barbecue, and quality time with the big guy. And, hopefully, you were able to capture some of those priceless moments on camera. But, if you didn’t quite get those Instagrammable photos yesterday — we can show you who did. Using Captiv8…

4 New Facebook Live Features

Today, one out of every five videos on Facebook is a livestream. This allows influencers to connect with their audience through relatable, authentic content. Facebook recently launched new updates to Live that enable brand marketers to promote their brand and connect with their target audiences quicker and easier than ever before. Check out our co-founder…

Catch Us at Cannes Lions

Next week, our co-founder, Krishna, will be speaking alongside hundreds of other world-class thinkers, innovators, and brand leaders from across the world at the Cannes Lions Festival. The Festival is from June 18 to June 22, and brings together the who’s who in advertising, with a focus on the top creative minds in the industry….

Stories War Q1: Traditional Celebrities Favor Instagram Stories to Snapchat

Download the latest report here. Last year Captiv8 began tracking creator activity on Snapchat and Instagram Stories, two of today’s most popular social platforms for consumers and marketers. Based on a study we conducted in Q3 of last year, Snapchat’s initiative to engage with creators seemed to start paying off as daily platform usage by Top…

Influencer Spotlight: Home Improvement Month

May is National Home Improvement Month, and what better time to start your home renovations than the present! In this Influencer Spotlight, we’ll be looking at four influencers who are all involved in some sort of home improvement this month. Whether planning and building out their own homes or hosting a show to help others…

The Effectiveness of Brand Studies

Brand studies are one of the ways to see how effective your marketing campaigns are. Through metrics including lift, awareness, favorability or possible conversions, a brand study can be one of the most effective ways to measure the success of your campaigns. There are four categories that can be measured: Purchase Intent, Brand Awareness, Competitive…

The Met Gala: Social Media Takeover

Once a year Vogue and The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City throw an ever famous gathering to raise money for the museum’s Costume Institute. This night is known as The Met Gala. On the first Monday in May each year, a group of the most current influential designers and celebrities gather to…

Influencer Spotlight: Mother’s Day DIY & Gifts

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and what better gift to give than a gift handmade by you! In this week’s Influencer Spotlight we will be highlighting four Influencers who have created 2018 DIY and product gift guides that will help you shop or create the perfect gift this Mother’s Day for your amazing…

3 Tips to Drive Sales with Instagram For Back to School

In 2017, Instagram Stories drew in 300 million daily active users, a number expected to continue to grow in 2018. Instagram Stories are a great way to connect with consumers and give them a personable ‘Behind-The-Scenes’ experience. Here are three ways to use Instagram Stories to beat the competition and drive sales: Fashion Trends: Fashion…

Webinar: Everything You Need to Know About Facebook’s API Change

Recently, Facebook announced major changes for all of their Instagram API partners. While the change was sooner than expected, we value the efforts to increase data and privacy protection for the ecosystem. In preparation for the new API, we hosted a webinar on May 3rd to go over: What happened and why How the change…

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