Tag: digital marketing

How can a brand advertise when it can’t trade?

My name is Michelle Marais. I’ve been involved in all aspects of Campaign Management for several years at R-Squared, and have recently been appointed as the Digital Marketing Manager. I feel strongly about how brands have adjusted their marketing efforts during this crisis (some have kept limited communication open, and others have closed communication channels due to being unable to trade immediately during this period, disregarding their long term consumer relationships), and…

The Rise of Coronavirus, Influencer Marketing, and Business Continuity

While it’s not completely business as usual in light of the Coronavirus, R-Squared’s operations aren’t affected, and measures for business continuity have been taken in order to not disturb existing campaigns and projects, ensuring the highest levels of quality. Influencer Marketing, and communication through community leaders can be extremely powerful in times of crisis, so here are some critical precautions…

Unsolicited influencer posts: Ensure perfect brand alignment

Have you ever wondered what to do when an unsolicited influencer makes an unsolicited post about your brand and tags you? Every brand appreciates unsolicited influencers posting positively on their behalf. But how can you ensure that those posts are perfectly aligned with your brand positioning, optimised for positive engagement, and designed to protect the brand equity if the post…

Stephane Rogovsky to lead IAB SA Digital Influencer Committee

Following IAB SA’s recent announcement of new committee members for the IAB SA Digital Influencer Committee, R-Squared Digital is excited to share that its CEO and Founder, Stephane Rogovsky, is the newly appointed Council Lead of the IAB SA Digital Influencer Council. While still in its infancy phase, the influencer marketing industry is one of the fastest growing segments of…

THE 2019 INFLUENCER MARKETING HOLIDAY READINESS GUIDE

It’s that time of year again. Retailers are preparing for Black Friday and the holiday season. Chain stores are playing Boney M’s Little Drummer Boy. Tinsel is appearing as if by magic. Your online shopping cart is full, and you’re ready to purchase as soon as the prices drop. Now is the opportune time to plan ahead and book your…