We Are Social

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

One of the Top 30 most viewed agencies for 2017

Tweet : Mar 16th 2018 14:45
Instagram is continuing its long-running streak of launching new feature updates, as a deep-dive into the platform's code revealed potential plans for: a Cinemagraph creator; a feature to download personal data; icons for “Call” and “Video Call”; and more.
Tweet : Mar 16th 2018 12:00
Change is coming, but it will take a time and a long-term shift in attitudes and behaviours. My advice to anyone starting out in advertising would be to know that you’re in a room for a reason, so have an opinion, @eliea Head of Client Services in London.
Tweet : Mar 16th 2018 10:30
Outliers and Gladwell’s theories particularly speak to me because of how we’ve grown as a business. It was the right combination of people, luck, timing and clients – rather than one intellectual stroke of genius, our UK CEO @MrJimColeman.
Tweet : Mar 15th 2018 17:30
Enjoyed this morning's #FutureFit event? If so, then join us on 11/4 from 5.30pm (BST) where We Are Social Sport, @Sport_England's @kate_dale & more will be taking a look at how digital disruption is influencing the sports industry. #RewriteTheRules
Tweet : Mar 15th 2018 13:30
Twitter is opening up its account verification to all users (who can prove their identity), deleting and suspending millions of accounts it believes to be fake, and crowdsourcing new ways of measurement. The latest social media news with @Ryan_Dubras.
Tweet : Mar 15th 2018 11:04
"Subcultures are where new and interesting things are being created. It’s a place for creatives to be inspired". Some more great insight this morning from Creative Director @gleeding on the opportunties subcultures offer brands for meaningful collaborations which engage.
Tweet : Mar 15th 2018 10:10
RT @katharine_ross: Excellent presentation by @wearesocial @adidasfootball at #futurefit @Campaignmag - grow your own influencers - bold, l
Tweet : Mar 15th 2018 10:01
RT @YasminArrigo: Loving the @wearesocial and @adidasUK presentation at #FutureFit - possibly because it kicked off with a Spurs namecheck
Tweet : Mar 15th 2018 10:01
RT @darkhorsesldn: Great talk from @wearesocial sport & @Adidas about building a new model of gaining brand influence with the Tango Squad
Tweet : Mar 15th 2018 09:58
70% of shares happen on dark social, and in sport this can be as much as 75%. Our Creative Director, @gleeding discussing the role of micro-influencers in helping sports brands create authentic engagement at @Campaignmag’s #futurefit event.
Tweet : Mar 15th 2018 09:57
Thank you to @adidasfootball for joining @gleeding on stage at @Campaignmag’s #futureFit event today to offer a look at the results of #TangoSquadFC and where it might develop in the future.
Tweet : Mar 15th 2018 09:36
Our Creative Director @gleeding taking the stage with @adidasfootball at today’s @Campaignmag #FutureFit event to chat about the role of cultural influence in sports marketing.
Tweet : Mar 15th 2018 08:52
The We Are Social Sport team getting ready for kick-off at this morning’s @Campaignmag #FutureFit event ?? If you’re down, come and say “hi”.
Tweet : Mar 14th 2018 16:15
With 39% of brands planning to increase their influencer marketing budgets in 2018, @FlorLujani looks at why the influencer industry will only continue to mature when data starts playing a bigger role, as it does in other areas of marketing.
Tweet : Mar 14th 2018 12:30
Voice searches often have significant purchase intent; they tend to be action-oriented like “find a store” or “buy something”. If you get your brand to be the one they re-order, then you’ve separated yourself from the competition, @katie_young11.
Tweet : Mar 14th 2018 10:45
Following complaints that an extremely racist GIF was being offered as an option to add to users' Stories, both Snapchat and Instagram temporarily removed their recently added GIPHY integration feature. Our Monday Mashup with @Ryan_Dubras.
Tweet : Mar 13th 2018 15:00
Kylie’s tweet wasn’t that impactful and Snapchat isn’t (completely) dead. However, the social network is on a slippery slope following its highly unpopular redesign that has users, Citigroup and Wall Street challenging its decision.
Tweet : Mar 13th 2018 12:30
Sports and social media are like Kane and Alli - they go perfectly together, and it’s only a matter of time before we see the second screen become the first, @joeweston.
Tweet : Mar 13th 2018 10:00
Don't miss Creative Director @gleeding and @adidasfootball at this Thursday's Future Fit event with @Campaignmag. They'll be sharing insight into how sports brands can capitalise on new opportunities to place themselves at the cutting edge of influence.
Tweet : Mar 12th 2018 18:30
WeChat hits a billion monthly users, Twitter tests integration with outside buying platforms, and YouTube announces new features for Live streams to help bring communities closer together. This and more in our Monday Mashup with @Ryan_Dubras.
Tweet : Mar 12th 2018 13:00
The amount of organic reach a post receives varies from country to country. Our #Digital2018 data shows that content posted in the Netherlands is still likely to receive a healthy 22% of organic views. Yet in the UK, it’s down to around 10%, @ruasmthn.
Tweet : Mar 9th 2018 13:30
After continuous testing and tweaking of two iterations of its Explore feature, Facebook has finally admitted defeat and called time on the long suffering feature. The decision came after feedback that users didn't want to engage across two separate feeds.
Tweet : Mar 9th 2018 11:45
Next week, @gleeding will be taking the stage with some of the biggest names in sports marketing for @Campaignmag's Future Fit event in London. He'll be joined by @adidasfootball to offer insight into how sports brands can capitalise on new opportunities.
Tweet : Mar 8th 2018 18:00
"While we’re lucky to have a lot of senior female leaders, this isn’t always the case and it creates a lack of role models. Mentoring, and organisations like @shesaysuk, are important to help resolve this." @mobbie, Chief Strategy Officer. #IWD2018
Tweet : Mar 8th 2018 17:11
RT @Mumbrellanews: Why our industry desperately needs an inclusion rider
Tweet : Mar 8th 2018 16:45
Marketers shouldn’t just ‘do’ voice because they can - they need to make sure that their voice tech solution is solving a problem. They need to make sure they’re fulfilling a need for a user that doesn’t already exist, @mrtomollerton.
Tweet : Mar 8th 2018 14:30
"As a woman I was often told that I was a ‘safe pair of hands’, rather than being seen as dynamic or brave, and so had to fight that much harder when great lead opportunities came along." @eliea, Head of Client Services in London. #IWD2018
Tweet : Mar 8th 2018 12:45
"Companies are starting to wake up to this missed workforce, with help from great businesses like @DigitalMumsHQ and @Timewise_UK." Our Managing Partner, @doublejour talks about women's careers in advertising. #IWD2018
Tweet : Mar 8th 2018 11:30
Twitter introduces Bookmarks to users globally as a new way to save and revisit tweets, without having to engage with them, along with several other sharing options which include sharing tweets via direct message. Our Monday Mashup with @Ryan_Dubras.
Tweet : Mar 8th 2018 10:00
There are still challenges facing women entering the ad industry. So to mark #IWD2018, three of our senior leaders - @mobbie, @eliea and Lucy Doubleday - have shared the challenges they’ve faced and the advice they’d give to those looking to succeed.
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.

Audi - Believe in the Future of Driving
Believe in the Future of Driving
Advertising/Creative, Digital, Social
Six children contemplate what the cars of the future might look like for Audi UK.
Jan 4th 2018 14:24:13
adidas Football - David Beckham: Capsule Collection: The return of an icon
adidas Football
David Beckham: Capsule Collection: The return of an icon
Advertising/Creative, Digital, Social
adidas, with David Beckham, brought back it's famous Predator boot after an absence of 4 years.
Dec 21st 2017 10:09:53
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

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