Too many social media campaigns are small-scale, short-term and lack proof of effectiveness
By Gordon MacMillan, brandrepublic.com, Monday, 28 January 2013 09:26AM
Unilever, P&G and Kraft are the "most social" brand owners. However, too many social media campaigns are short-term and low-budget and are still failing to quantify their impact on sales, market share or other financial metrics, according to a new report.
The report from marketing information service Warc argues that marketers need to apply the same seriousness to planning, budgeting and measuring campaigns with a social media element as they do to more traditional campaigns.
However, this is despite metrics remaining hard to quantify in many cases.Follow @@gordonmacmillan
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