Topic: Royal Baby

Today's #AdweekChat: Why Topical Social Content Is So Lame, and How to Fix It

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This week is shaping up to be a social media manager's dream (or nightmare?) with the #RoyalBaby, #StarWarsDay and #CincoDeMayo—and Mother's Day is right around the corner. The ensuing torrent…

Here Are the Top 10 Branded Tweets About the Royal Baby

Disney whips up a montage video

Brands had a full plate of real-time events to respond to this weekend: the birth of Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, the Kentucky Derby and the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight. Marketers including Disney, Nissan, Pizza…

How Nissan Beat Everyone With a Royal Baby Tweet in Just Seven Minutes

It's worth listening to rumors

It was about as real-time as marketing gets. A mere seven minutes after the royal family's announcement Monday that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting again, Nissan U.K.…

Fisher-Price Targets Millennial Moms for the Royal Baby's Birthday

While underscoring BabyCenter's ad sales prowess

The idea of brands becoming publishers has been around for a couple years, as businesses have en masse created social media pages and content blogs to promote their wares. But…

People Hits Newsstand Gold With Royal Baby Cover

Sales up a projected 21 percent over last 6 months

Last week, Time Inc.'s People scored a major victory (in the world of celebrity weeklies, at least) by publishing a full-page photo of Kate Middleton and her just-born Royal Baby…

Just How Much Royal Baby News Was Consumed?

Outbrain quantifies news appetite on its network of publishers

George Alexander Louis, the baby boy born to Prince William and Kate Middleton, has had the world's attention for months—and the advertising/content discovery platform Outbrain has quantified just how much attention…

Celeb Media Prepares for Royal Baby 'Blowout'

Weekly magazines get ready to cash in

Royal milestones are proven cash cows for celebrity weeklies: Between newsstand sales, special issues and features, the magazine industry raked in an estimated $31 million from the Royal Wedding in…