Viral Marketing The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Viral Marketing en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:30:00 GMT If Marketing About Avoiding Death Can Be Funny, Why Is Your Content So Somber? The Dumb Ways to Die ads in Australia, like the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, show that public service campaigns have a lot to teach about marketing. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:30:00 GMT Pratik Dholakiya 5 Lessons Every Marketer Can Learn From the Stinking Brilliance of Poo Pourri The cardinal sin of marketing is to be easily ignored. This strange advertising campaign is funny and simply can't be overlooked or forgotten. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:30:00 GMT Pratik Dholakiya 5 Simple Hacks to Make Your Content Way More Shareable What makes one headline more likely to be shared than another? Here's what you need to know. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMT Garrett Moon Looking to Freeze Out Others, ALS Association Wants to Trademark the 'Ice Bucket Challenge' If they succeed, the non-profit could use the registration to block other charities from capitalizing on the viral campaign. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:09:00 GMT Laura Entis 6 Viral-Marketing Lessons to Learn From the Ice Bucket Challenge Keep your audience entertained with a video or photo that they want to see. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:30:00 GMT Gabrielle Boko 5 Social-Media Marketing Lessons From the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge No one can be certain what social-media gambit will go viral but the mania for dumping icy water on each other offers helpful pointers. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:30:00 GMT Robert Tuchman What You Can Learn About Marketing From an 'Icy' Phenomenon A recent viral hit that has people dumping buckets of ice water over their heads shows what it takes to reach across the globe. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT John Brubaker 10 Brilliant Marketing Stunts That Put Startups on the Map A strong marketing stunt can be a valuable tool for any company. Here are 10 that stirred up some attention. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 17:15:00 GMT Alyson Shontell and Joey Cosco How to Make Your Content Go Viral One company's example can show you how to entice people to share your marketing message with others. Hint: Don't be boring! Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:00:00 GMT Al Lautenslager Why Your Content Isn't Going Viral (Infographic) You create good content, so why isn't anyone sharing it? This infographic explains why and offers ways you can tweak your content so people can't wait to pass it along. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT Kristin Piombino Is Your Social Media Content D.O.A.? Try This. (Infographic) You put lots of time into crafting the perfect post, only for it to fall flat. Here’s how to increase its shots at going viral. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:42:09 GMT Wendy Frink 5 Tricks to Get Influencers to See and Share Your Content Finding a high-powered industry influencer can help jump start a sharing craze and kick your message into viral overdrive. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT Jon Salm Best Practices for Businesses Using Facebook Have a Facebook page but don't know what to do with it? Here are some tips from business owners who rely predominately on the social network to fuel their marketing efforts. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:18:00 GMT Geoff Weiss How to Get the Word Out About a Product Adored by Customers Just because your company has stellar customer reviews, doesn't necessarily mean word-of-mouth marketing will occur. To get your company to become a viral hit, you need to focus on building relationships. Wed, 28 May 2014 19:00:00 GMT Taryn Langer The Sweet and Simple Marketing Lesson From 'House of Cards' You don't need data to prove that product demonstrating works. All you need is an audience and BBQ ribs. Tue, 27 May 2014 15:00:00 GMT Peter Gasca Useful and Easy Gets More People Sharing Your Content The key to creating content people will share is thinking why someone will want it. Fri, 23 May 2014 13:30:00 GMT Clément Delangue A Scientific Take on Viral Marketing We take a detailed look at seven classic examples of things that have gone viral and why. Tue, 20 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT Gregory Ciotti The Magic Formula for Viral Content Want your articles and blog posts to be read by all? Pictures are a must, and so are lots of words. Tue, 06 May 2014 18:34:00 GMT Wendy Frink A Benign Virus: Your Company's Content Shared Across Social Media Sample the latest wisdom about how to post content about your business that others will be likely pass along. Mon, 05 May 2014 17:30:00 GMT Anca Bradley How These 10 Marketing Campaigns Became Viral Hits Any company can create word-of-mouth ad -- all it takes is a clever idea and skillful execution. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:30:00 GMT Jason Ankeny