Social Media

Influencer Marketing

Building a Brand-Influencer Relationship for Long-Term Success

by Ellen Huber • February 13, 2019

It’s cuffing season in the influencer world. Are you and your brand’s influencer ready to go the distance? The numbers don’t lie: 39% of marketers plan to increase their influencer marketing budget. But identifying, building, and maintaining a relationship that will not only justify the investment, but also produce a lasting, successful partnership can be […]


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Thanksgiving 2018: Feast Your Eyes on These Social Media Fails

by Rebecca Hendrickson • November 22, 2018

Social Media (n) is defined by Merriam-Webster as “Forms of electronic communication (such as websites for social networking and microblogging) through which users create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages, and other content (such as videos).” Simple enough, right? Not quite. It’s easy to forget the behind-the-scenes thought processes that go into writing […]


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Making Instagram Work for Your Brand, No Matter What You Sell

by Ellen Huber • October 23, 2018

Everyone who is active on social media can appreciate Instagram’s ability to serve as an effective marketing platform for brands. Brands selling highly ‘grammable products like AirBnB (think: picturesque getaways) or Adobe (stunning graphic design) have content that lends itself perfectly to the platform. But what if your brand doesn’t fit neatly into the cookie-cutter […]


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Four Summer Social Media Trends We Don’t See Cooling Off Anytime Soon

by Rebecca Hendrickson • August 16, 2018

What comes to mind when you think of Wendy’s? Square hamburgers? Four for $4? “Fresh, never frozen”? Maybe. But for me, a woman working in digital PR (who happens to be vegetarian) the first thing that comes to my mind is their trolling of fast food counterparts, McDonald’s, Burger King, iHop, etc, on Twitter. Who […]


digital marketing

How to Win the Digital Marketing Game in 2018

by Ellen Huber • January 19, 2018

New year, new digital marketing trends that will dominate—and transform—the landscape. At The Moak Group, we’re on the cutting-edge of this space. Here’s what we see changing the game in 2018. Say goodbye to organic reach It’s a pay-to-play world and we’re all just living in it—especially today’s marketers. Slowly but surely, Facebook has been […]