SanDisk's innovative interactive post using Newsfeed SmartApps!

Innovative Content Marketing strategy from SanDisk using Newsfeed SmartApps interactive posts.

Innovative Content Marketing strategy from SanDisk

SanDisk has a range of hard disks for different devices. Camera’s, smartphones, laptops, tablets, desktop, etc. How can you creatively educate a user about which SanDisk product is right for them? With a fun game that tells you the right product for the right device and OS!

The game flow begins with a screen that talks about SanDisk’s different products. Once the user begins the game, they are asked to select a device (mobile, laptop, desktop or tablet) and then they need to pick an OS (Apple, Andriod or Windows). Based on their selections, the app shows the user what SanDisk products are right for them and those are the products they must “collect” in the game. Players then have 60 seconds to score as much as possible!

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E-commerce digital marketing from Flipkart: Interactive Facebook Newsfeed SmartApp to boost engagement.

E-commerce digital marketing from Flipkart: Interactive Facebook Newsfeed SmartApp to boost engagement.

E-commerce digital marketing from Flipkart

India’s leading e-commerce player, Flipkart, has launched a Newsfeed SmartApps interactive facebook post for their Perfect Buy campaign that focuses on the big home appliances category. Using Newsfeed SmartApps patent pending technology, Flipkart launched an interactive game playable in the facebook newsfeed where users learn about the unique advantages of buying on Flipkart and they also had a chance to win vouchers worth Rs. 50,000!

The newsfeed smartapps post was essentially a runner style game where a user must jump over brick and motor stores and simultaneously try to balance boxes. With some smart information placement in the game design, Flipkart could promote the benefits shoppers get while shopping for big home appliances on their platform. The 5 benefits – Best Brands, Great Price, Assured Service, Best exchange, Best Warranty – are effectively communicated through game mechanics as users had unlimited tries to play the game and top the leaderboard for Flipkart vouchers.

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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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Universal Media Qatar of IPG launches Newsfeed SmartApp for Qatar Olympics.

IPG’s Universal Media has partenered with Newsfeed SmartApps to launch a creative newsfeed app post on Qatar Olympics Facebook page. Fans can browse through all the Qatari Olympians taking part in Rio 2016 and cheer for them right from the Facebook post.

Universal Media’s innovative use of newsfeed smartapp technology can be lauded here as they envisioned a newsfeed post where Qatari’s could browse through the full Olympic contingent from Qatar based on what sport they’re taking part in. Click on a sport and view the athlete’s and when users click on the athlete’s, a short bio is given with their goal for Rio 2016. The newsfeed app has already garnered fantastic traction with many shares and comments.

Universal Media Qatar’s digital team added, “We loved the customization that Newsfeed SmartApps offered us. The ability to have profile’s of all athlete’s in one post and allowing fans to cheer for them was great”.

Head of Business for Newsfeed SmartApps, Mohammed Faiz Ali shared, “It was a matter of pride for us to be able to work on a prestigous account like Qatar Olympics. Working with the UM team was fantastic, they’re a bunch of creative professionals who know what they want and go the extra mile to achieve the client and the campaign’s objective”.
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