We Are Social

Core disciplines: Advertising/Creative, Creative technology, Digital, Social

One of the Top 30 most viewed agencies for 2016

Tweet : Dec 14th 2017 16:30
In these conflicted times, it’s difficult for brands to navigate the right path. @mobbie shares how we developed a framework of six key social drivers which brands can use as a lens to analyse and categorise emerging trends.
Tweet : Dec 14th 2017 12:00
The first step towards including more diversity in our work, is to work in a more diverse environment. @Mobbie discusses our dedication to the Agency Diversity Taskforce and why diversity needs to remain top of adland's agenda.
Tweet : Dec 14th 2017 09:00
Facebook celebrates a year of Instant Games with a range of new games and features. The latest social news in our Monday Mashup with @Laurajmuldoon.
Tweet : Dec 13th 2017 17:00
Innovative advances in technology are no longer talking points enough to get through to car buyers. @mmesrie shares how we helped bring excitement back to AI car technology for @AudiUK, and make it relatable to a modern car audience.
Tweet : Dec 13th 2017 14:00
A combination of hard and soft metrics should be considered in order to arrive at a fee with an influencer, @FlorLujani.
Tweet : Dec 13th 2017 11:30
We’ve taken a slightly different approach to our #ThinkForward2018 report this year and looked at the human motivations behind these emerging movements, @mobbie.
Tweet : Dec 13th 2017 10:38
RT @Communicatemag: Global social media agency @wearesocial has released its Think Forward 2018 trend report. What will have the biggest im
Tweet : Dec 12th 2017 16:30
Influencer marketing has taken a firm grip on our industry this year, and it’s not letting go. Our Head of Strategy, @Le_Harv looks back at why 2017 has been the year for influencer marketing, and more in his 2017 review.
Tweet : Dec 12th 2017 15:33
Ahead of his headline presentation AI LIVE on 25/01, @mrtomollerton discusses how AI-driven creativity is changing the face of brand marketing and what brands can look forward to in this new era of AI-led creativity.
Tweet : Dec 12th 2017 15:15
Facebook has rolled out a new feature called 'Did You Know?' which encourages people to answer questions about themselves and share the responses with friends.
Tweet : Dec 12th 2017 10:30
“Brands must be ready to take responsibility in these uncertain times, and step in when they’re required.” @Canvas8's Oli Pattenden at #ThinkForward2018.
Tweet : Dec 11th 2017 18:00
Instagram tests a standalone messaging app, Pinterest launches a Facebook Messenger bot, and Snapchat creates Snapcode badges. This and more in our Monday Mashup with @Laurajmuldoon.
Tweet : Dec 11th 2017 13:15
Diversity has finally risen to the top of many an adland CEO’s agenda; along with the recognition that diversity, or lack of it, is impacting not just who we employ, but also the quality of work we produce, @Mobbie.
Tweet : Dec 11th 2017 09:30
When it comes to social commerce, brand owners and platforms are exploring new and ever more sophisticated models to get social to work harder than just building brand consideration, @DigiGalLDN.
Tweet : Dec 8th 2017 13:30
McDonald's becomes the first brand to launch a Sponsored Bitmoji on Snapchat, with an AR animated character which steals a McCafe coffee cup. This and more in our Monday Mashup w/@Ryan_Dubras.
Tweet : Dec 8th 2017 10:02
3 in 10 online shoppers follow brands they are thinking of buying something from on social, and about 40% say they research brands on these channels, @katie_young11.
Tweet : Dec 7th 2017 16:45
Influencer marketing is now one of the most in-demand areas of marketing, but one with a tricky negotiation phase. @FlorLujani shares why brands need a greater understanding of the real impact of the discipline - before starting to negotiate fees.
Tweet : Dec 7th 2017 14:30
Facebook Messenger tests 'Customer Chat' plug-in and Snapchat launches $250k Promoted Stories. Our Monday Mashup with @Ryan_Dubras.
Tweet : Dec 7th 2017 12:17
RT @MediatelNews: How's this for a prediction about predicting things: Tech businesses could soon be sending us packages via drones with th
Tweet : Dec 7th 2017 11:00
“When there is so much contradiction in society, how can we find a baseline for consumer behaviour? We need to get back to the things that relate to us as humans.” @Le_Harv at #ThinkForward2018.
Tweet : Dec 6th 2017 15:51
Some great insights from our Head of Strategy, @Le_Harv in @shotscreative looking at why 2017 has been the year of Influencer Marketing, the role of social and more.
Tweet : Dec 6th 2017 14:15
Great to see the amazing work of our @Dominos_UK team listed in @Campaignmag's 'Top 10 Digital Innovations of 2017' round-up. Huge congratulations to all the team. ????
Tweet : Dec 6th 2017 12:30
We can develop dark social sharing evaluations to understand which cultural trends spike, fall & stay, @dre_vanloon.
Tweet : Dec 6th 2017 09:30
Snapchat releases new object recognition filters which automatically recognise what's being snapped to create relevant borders or stickers.
Tweet : Dec 5th 2017 16:30
Diversity is not just an issue for Christmas. Our Chief Strategy Officer, @Mobbie shares why we became a founding member of the Advertising Diversity Taskforce, and why diversity needs to be top of adland’s agenda.
Tweet : Dec 5th 2017 11:30
The development of chatbots and their future marketing potential is one area where the power of social and mobile really shines through, @katie_young11.
Tweet : Dec 5th 2017 11:09
RT @gillow14: Thanks @wearesocial for the sugary treats this morning. You've made The Drum's Glasgow office very happy.
Tweet : Dec 5th 2017 11:09
@gillow14 @gillow14, you're very welcome indeed ???? Hope you and all @TheDrum team enjoy them with a good cup of tea ? Merry (early) Christmas!
Tweet : Dec 4th 2017 16:15
Snapchat unveils its platform redesign, Facebook launches Messenger for kids, and YouTube joins the Stories-war with Reels launch. The latest social news in our Monday Mashup w/@Ryan_Dubras.
Tweet : Dec 4th 2017 09:30
This year has been one of contradiction and confrontation. It’s been a contentious time and our latest Think Forward report examines the trends that have emerged during a year of mistrust, misinformation and multiple mindsets.
News : Jan 19th 2016 by Tom Ollerton
We Are Social move from a blog based agency website to a client work showcase for Google, adidas, Heineken and Audi.
News : Jul 3rd 2015 by Tom Ollerton
Curiosity Stop is a collation of the innovations that inspired us this month
News : Jun 25th 2015 by Tom Ollerton
Hello Play! for Hello Bank!, BNP Paribas’ mobile bank, picked up two Bronze Lions in Engagement Platform and Financial Services.

first direct - Tries new things
first direct
(first direct )
Tries new things
Advertising/Creative, Digital, Social
first direct encouraged potential new customers to try new experiences and to switch banks to them.
Nov 16th 2017 08:59:10
Digital, Social
HSBC encouraged young people in the UK to pursue new opportunities, and avoid future regrets.
Oct 3rd 2017 16:36:53
Benefit - #ConcealMySecret
(Benefit Boi-ing)
Digital, Social
We launched Benefit's Boi-ing range with a new tool to conceal cringe-worthy social media moments.
Sep 18th 2017 11:28:52
HSBC - With Pride
With Pride
A campaign to explore progress within, and drive support of, the LGBT+ community ahead of Pride 2017
Jul 10th 2017 11:52:30
Walkers - Snap, Share Crunch
Snap, Share Crunch
Walkers encouraged fans to share their snack-related antics on social during the UEFA Championships.
Jun 6th 2017 16:37:23

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