Interactive Content Example: Smart Calculator that works in Facebook newsfeed for Greenpeace.

Interactive Content Example: Smart Calculator that works in Facebook newsfeed for Greenpeace.

Smart Calculator that works in Facebook newsfeed for Greenpeace.

Electronic waste (or e-waste) is generated in millions of tons every year. In just 10 years, more than 7 billion smartphones have been produced. These gadgets require a tremendous amount of energy and resources to make, and then all too quickly they become e-waste. Greenpeace was running a campaign to find out how your e-habit is contributing to this problem.

They approached us for which we built an interactive newsfeed smartapp playable directly in the facebook newsfeed and embedded in that post was an electronics footprint calculator to discover your gadget footprint. The newsfeed app begins by asking the how old they are and then inquires about how many smartphones, tablets and laptops they’ve used in their life so far. The user then see’s an estimate of how many electronic devices they would have owned totally in their lifetime, hence understanding their “gadget footprint.”

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Facebook Pages can have Buzzfeed style quizzes in the FB newsfeed with Newsfeed SmartApps!

Facebook Pages can have Buzzfeed style quizzes in the FB newsfeed with Newsfeed SmartApps!

Facebook Pages can have Buzzfeed style quizzes in the FB newsfeed with Newsfeed SmartApps!

How often have you played those “Buzzfeed” style quizzes on Facebook? Have you found out what fruit you are? Or what your real age is? These quizzes are an excellent way to engage the audience in a conversation and make something shareable and tangible that they feel the need to share with their friends.

We brought this fun engagement idea to Newsfeed apps as well. What we ended up doing was a fun little app that allowed the users to pick from various options with an emphasis on visual cues. For example, the options can be image, GIF, sound or even video based. Brands can now use this style of quizzing to speak to their audience in an engaging fashion while also bringing in the connect with their products.

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How Emaar used innovative content marketing tool Newsfeed SmartApps

Luxury Real Estate Digital Marketing: How Emaar used innovative content marketing tool Newsfeed SmartApps

Emaar used innovative content marketing tool Newsfeed SmartApps

It’s never easy to get one’s attention in the facebook newsfeed with content being bombarded from many brands and pages. Luxury real estate marketing on social and digital is tricky, but we helped Emaar use our interactive posts technology to get users attention and experience Emaar’s new Dubai Creek Harbour right in the newsfeed.

UAE’s premier real estate company, Emaar Properties, has launched a Newsfeed Smartapp to exhibit its latest offering, Creek Rise – Dubai Creek Harbour. The app was launched to showcase the various amenities and features of the property on offer.

The newsfeed smartapp consisted, primarily, of four sections that a user could view right in the FB newsfeed post –

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Strepsils and Nurofen's digital campaign to increase engagement on Facebook with Newsfeed SmartApps.

Strepsils and Nurofen’s digital campaign to increase engagement on Facebook with Newsfeed SmartApps.

Strepsils and Nurofen's digital campaign

How do we make administering medicines to children an intuitive thing? We came up with a simple, yet fun way of engaging and educating the users about relating the right Strepsils or Nurofen product for the corresponding symptom in a child. This was done through an interesting storytelling Newsfeed app.

The story featured a family with the parents, and the kids, Samad, and Noura. The story follows as Samad and Noura show symptoms of cold related illnesses in different settings such as visits to the amusement park, etc. and how Strepsils and Nurofen play an important part in their day-to-day lives.

Through the Newsfeed app, users could find out exactly which cough relief product would be relevant to the symptom shown in a creative and fun manner. The app campaign was launched as part of a series of app posts to relate to different symptoms and their corresponding products.

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Infiniti QX60 Social Media Campaign on Facebook: An Interactive and Unique 360 Experience, Right Inside the Newsfeed!

Infiniti QX60 Social Media Campaign on Facebook: An Interactive and Unique 360 Experience, Right Inside the Newsfeed!

Infiniti Middle East has launched a unique interactive Facebook post for the launch of its latest offering, the QX60. TBWA\Raad, which manages the digital marketing for Infiniti, joined hands with Newsfeed SmartApps to take advantage of its patent pending technology during this creative campaign.

The idea was to showcase the interior of the QX60 in a unique manner. So what came next was a never-seen-before experience for the users with an element of fun. The users had to locate hidden tokens inside the 360 environment and had to ‘look around’ to fetch them. The mobile experience was even more unique with the users getting the option to find the tokens by looking around using the phone’s gyroscope. A grand prize awaited the best performers when they visited the showroom.

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Driving Fan Engagement through a fun 360-degree game on Newsfeed SmartApps for Guinness Singapore!

Driving Fan Engagement through a fun 360-degree game on Newsfeed SmartApps for Guinness Singapore!

Guinness Singapore the title sponsor of the St. Patrick’s Day festival in Singapore needed a way to engage with fans and people going to the festival on Facebook. Golin, who work with Guinness Singapore partnered with Newsfeed SmartApps’ patent pending technology to deliver a very unique engagement through a 360-degree game on Facebook.

The Guinness Singapore 360-degree Newsfeed SmartApp comprised of four key features:

  1. A 360 image of the venue where the event was taking place, within which the user has to look around and tap or click on the Guinness inflated mascot

  2. The user had to repeat the task of finding all the mascots in three levels of increasing difficulty within a short period of time.

  3. Once complete, the user would enter their information to stand a chance of winning a prize

  4. Winners were given prizes – tickets to the event for them and their friends.

The great part of this activation was the integration of the Guinness brand into every interaction, every step of the way in the user’s journey. Helped build excitement, spread awareness about the venue and got Singapore ready for a great day of festivities.

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Helping daughters connect with their mothers through Newsfeed SmartApp for Dettol on Mother’s Day

Helping daughters connect with their mothers through Newsfeed SmartApp for Dettol on Mother’s Day

Helping daughters connect with their mothers through Newsfeed SmartApp for Dettol on Mother's Day

What did you do this Mother’s Day? Some of us might have sent our mothers presents, taken them out for a meal or bought them a nice greeting card. This Mother’s Day, UM Dubai partnered with Newsfeed SmartApps to run a unique GIF creator campaign for Dettol.

Dettol as a brand has always been loved by mothers who always think about protecting their own children from germs. This time, we wanted those children to thank their mothers by telling them what their ‘Happiest moment with their mom was”, and to wish them with a personal message.

This wasn’t just a simple text message though. We created a simple way for a daughter to send a customised GIF to her mother, all created in the Newsfeed SmartApp! Once the GIF was created (right within her timeline!) she could share it with her mother on Facebook, WhatsApp or Twitter!

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MEC & Creativeland Asia partner with Newsfeed SmartApps for a unique digital activation during Mercedes’ New E-Class launch.

MEC & Creativeland Asia partner with Newsfeed SmartApps for a unique digital activation during Mercedes’ New E-Class launch.

Mercedes Benz social media activation on Facebook

Mercedes Benz’s New E-Class launch was a resounding success as auto enthusiasts and brand aficionados praised the new long wheelbase E-Class. The 5th generation E-Class is truly a Masterpiece of Intelligence; packed with comfort, technology, and a sleek design. For the digital push during the launch, MEC and Creativeland Asia collaborated with Newsfeed SmartApps to launch an interactive facebook post to unveil the New E-Class right in the newsfeed.

Users answer 3 interesting questions about the new E-Class and every time they’re right, 1/3rd of the car is revealed. After 3 correct answers the whole car is unveiled and participants had a chance to win coveted Mercedes Benz merchandise. In India, Newsfeed SmartApps patent pending technology has been by brands like Nike, Reebok, ebay and others, but Mercedes is the first automobile brand to deploy an interactive post.

Commenting on this innovative digital activation, Mercedes Benz India’s General Manager for Marketing and CRM, Mr. Amit Thete added, “At the launch of our new E-Class, we wanted the audience to have an experience of the unveiling and hence we decided to create an interactive ad unit with Newsfeed SmartApps. It was a great way to showcase the new E-Class introduction and get the audience engaged.”

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Social Media Campaign Ideas for Mother's Day on Facebook: Using interactive content tool Newsfeed SmartApps.

Social Media Campaign Ideas for Mother’s Day on Facebook: Using interactive content tool Newsfeed SmartApps.

Occasions like Mother’s Day and Father’s Day are good opportunities for brands to humanize and make an emotional connect with audiences on social media pages. Every brand probably has a campaign on these days, but how can you stand out? If done right, there’s huge potential for mothers day and fathers day campaigns to be noticed and talked about. One sure way of doing things differently is to deploy interactive facebook posts using Newsfeed SmartApps for a Mother’s Day campaign. We share a few idea’s on how brands can leverage interactive facebook posts and create memorable Mother’s Day campaigns.

IDEA 1

MOM MOMENTS!

A newsfeed app where users have to share their best Mom Moments. It will then be created into a GIF or a Video that the user can share on their wall or share on WhatsApp as a link, or on email, twitter, etc. The user journey is such that they have to share:

– Mom’s best food: ______

– Mom’s best advice: ________

– You lovingly call mom: ________

– Optional – Enter your mom’s name for further customization.

– Final screen – Pick one wish for Mom (from a choice of 3 mother’s day wishes) Wait for GIF/Video to be created. View and then share. GIF’s can be branded ones.

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Chevrolet's Content Marketing strategy for Malibu: View car features and book test drive from the Newsfeed!

Chevrolet’s Content Marketing strategy for Malibu: View car features and book test drive from the Newsfeed!

Chevrolet's Content Marketing strategy for Malibu: View car features and book test drive from the Newsfeed!

Chevrolet was launching the all-new 2017 Chevrolet Malibu in the GCC region as part of its phased global launch. We were thrilled when Chevy picked Newsfeed SmartApps technology as their hero campaign for the launch, which is when we built an interactive post for the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu.We worked with Dentsu Aegis Network’s CARAT who manages digital for Chevrolet in the Middle East.The aim of this newsfeed smartapp was to highlight features of the Malibu in an interactive manner and simultaneously educate users about interesting technologies in the car. Users could also book a test drive by filling out a simple form. All this was possible right from the Facebook newsfeed!

The Chevrolet Malibu Newsfeed SmartApp had four key features:

  1. An interactive screen with hotspots that would highlight the features of the car.
  2. A video player that let the users watch the Chevy Malibu 2017 video.
  3. A fun quiz that educated the users about some of the most interesting new technologies in the car.
  4. A “Get a Quote” page that asked the users to book a test drive.

Another interesting feature of the this interactive post was that the users could switch the language of communication on the screens at any time between English and Arabic.

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