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Top Sponsored Content – April Edition

In the first full month of national lockdown, influencers have been getting extra creative, shifting strategies and content to being “at- home” friendly. Here are some of our favorites: Justin Jefferson for Old Spice The success of this post can be attributed to its humor and cleverness, showing NFL star, Justin Jefferson, strutting down his…

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What are Influencers up to? Quarantine Edition

As many businesses are closed, brands can turn to influencers to drive their e-commerce sales for a couple of reasons. One, influencers have their own content creation studios in their homes and can help brands bring forward their hearts and humanize the brands. Here are some trends we see happening in the influencer space amidst…

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The Power of Social Good Amidst COVID-19: Creators Wanted!

Disclaimer: If you’re a creator who is looking for a way to promote social good, then this post is for you! Since COVID-19 has fostered lockdown and social distancing, one thing is for sure: Everyone is in this together and many people are impacted in a myriad of different ways. Creators are amongst the group…

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How-To: Sponsored Content on IGTV

IGTV’s newest update features popular creators in banner-like form at the top of the screen upon entering the app. The move comes after IGTV began testing monetization methods for creators who have historically shied away from IGTV in favor of a more-monetizable YouTube. Because of all the places IGTV content can surface within Instagram (in…

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How Quibi Celebs Demonstrate the Value of Influencer Marketing

Quibi, the app offering quick bites (hence the name) of entertainment on mobile officially launched on Monday, April 6th and has already gained 300,000 downloads on its first day and 1.7 million in its first week. The app, with $1.75 billion in funding, offers nearly 50 shows (all 10 minutes or less) which can be…

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How Reddit Is Adapting for Influencer Marketing

Reddit, a platform used by 300 million people, has made news lately for their philanthropic efforts and new features. The platform has also made updates, aimed to become a more desirable option for advertisers. Let’s take a look: In an effort to adapt to influencer marketing, Reddit now allows brands to pay-to-trend on the apps…

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Top 100 Fastest Growing: Creators and Brands

We’ve put together a list of the fastest growing brands and creators for the month of February. From Fortune 500 companies to growing DTCs– read on to find out which brands killed it with branded content for February.  Learn more about how brands are leveraging influencers to stay relevant. Reach out!

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Top Sponsored Content- March Edition

Another month in the books with awesome branded content. From wildly popular creators (including one with a 13% engagement rate on his recent sponsored post), and a shift to high-quality IGTV content, February set the bar even higher for influencer content. Here are some of our favorites: In the midst of turbulent times, Captiv8 especially…

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Social Good: How Brands Are Doing Their Part To Help Amongst COVID-19

As bans are being placed across the nation, we are seeing brands adopt procedures and put plans in place to ensure society does its part to flatten the curve. Here are some brands that are taking measures to help us all stay safe, but not feel alone.  Chipotle: Chipotle Mexican Grill this week is hosting…

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Rihanna Leverages TikTok For Fenty Beauty Hype House

Rihanna, the super-star turned business-guru is seasoned when it comes to strategic partnerships. Fenty has partnered with LVMH (LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world’s largest luxury group) from the brand’s initial launch in 2017, and during its first year of launch has earned $480 million in sales. Now, she’s leveraging the power of TikTok…

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