Social is dead without content
Oreo is one of the best examples of ‘social content’ I’ve seen recently. It heralds a new approach to content creation that’s real time and reactive… but instead of a oneshot approach it’s in a programme format.
We’ve already written brands & open conversations here. What’s interesting is that Oreo has developed a content programme over 100 days designed to tap into any memes or cultural trends that present themselves. I love the great craft skills – it’s nice to see great art direction and copy. Take a look at the case study below for more.
And yes, they have a gangnam style cookie…
I think we will see more and more brands take this approach to “feeding the facebook newsfeed” over time rather than hoping for a one hit wonder in what we can call traditional brand content or simply put long format advertising.