Thursday, September 29, 2016

Free Media #94: "The Journey" (Series Package)

The Journey: Free Series Package from Brad Zimmerman on Vimeo.

GET THE SERIES PACKAGE:
  • Title Graphic
  • 720p Video Files (MP4)
  • Editable Graphics (PSD)
  • Font used: Futura

** ALSO....CHECK OUT MY OWN RETREAT/LESSON SERIES: "THE JOURNEY" THAT I SHARED A WHILE BACK, AS WELL! (CLICK HERE)


Tuesday, September 27, 2016

News U Can Use: "Tween and Kids Brands & Snapchat Marketing"

"There’s a high school student in New York with a very important job on her hands, and it doesn’t exactly involve algebra homework. The 16-year-old oversees the Snapchat account for Genius Brands International’s (GBI) tween-focused SpacePOP brand. The music-themed IP launched this summer with a hefty social media mandate that spans the likes of YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, PopJam and Snapchat—but there’s something about the latter that’s different from the rest.

Snapchat’s world of scribbled animations, geofilters and 10-second disappearing videos are convoluted, raw and perfectly suited for tweens and teens who are looking for an authentic experience amidst an overly filtered social stratosphere. Which is why, despite having an in-house social media team in place, GBI thinks a young Snapchat savant can best reach SpacePOP fans through recurring snaps and unpolished videos that are posted in the name of community outreach.

And what a Snapchat community there is. More than 150 million people use the app daily, consuming upwards of 10 billion videos per day—a remarkable 350% increase over last year. According to recent Statista data, nearly a quarter of US Snapchat users are between the ages of 13 and 17. And while under-13s are technically prohibited, the platform is well-known for boasting a solid tween user base. And they’re batting their mascara-filtered eyelashes at the thousands of marketers and media outlets flocking to the app en masse in the name of boosting brand recognition and engagement. In fact, a July Advertiser Perceptions report showed the majority of social media ad spending nowadays is focused primarily on building brand awareness rather than inciting an immediate performance-based action...."


READ MORE: http://kidscreen.com/2016/09/15/kids-brands-tap-snapchats-marketing-momentum/

Monday, September 26, 2016

Top 10: Things I Learned Watching Saturday Morning Cartoons in the 80s!

10. To Give a Hoot, Don't Pollute!

9. Only I Can Prevent Forest Fires.

8.  Knowing is Half the Battle!

7. Just to Say No! 

6. There is Always a Plan by Someone to Try to Take over the World! 

5.  Most Mysteries Could Be Solved by Meddling Kids! 

4.  Some Bears are Smarter Than Average!? 

3. Heroes Come in All Shapes and Sizes. 

2.  Always Take the Left In Albuquerque! 

1. Sometimes Things Are More Than Meets the Eye! 

Friday, September 23, 2016

Ran-Dumb Youth Ministry Meme Classic!

* Here is a Classic, that I just Had to Re-Post, with all the Craziness and Hype about the New I-Phone!  Seriously Ex. 20:4?

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