Tag: ugc

The Ultimate Guide to Getting Started with UGC

Digital Marketing 10 min read
Brands have known the power of word-of-mouth marketing for years—the opinion of a family member, friend or colleague can make or break the decision to purchase a new car, eat at a particular restaurant or sign on for an enterprise software solution. And... Read More

UGC Rights and Embedding Social Platform Posts

Digital Marketing 4 min read
When it comes to user-generated content, many brands still aren’t aware that the users retain the copyrights to the content that they post. But here’s a spoiler for you: they do. In fact, if you don’t explicitly ask permission from a consumer to... Read More

Facilitating Student Connection with UGC During COVID-19

Community Building 4 min read
With many universities shutting down or delivering online classes due to the COVID-19 outbreak, universities may wonder how to stay connected with their students. After all, if students are quarantined at home it’s hard to have that college experience. But... Read More

UGC stars in commercials nominated for Emmy

Research & Insights 1 min read
Two of the spots nominated for the 2019 Emmy for Outstanding Commercial are wonderful collections of UGC. There’s an explosion of brands leveraging UGC (user-generated content) and it’s no surprise given that people trust other people more than... Read More

Spring into UGC

Events 2 min read
  The sun was shining, the weather was beautiful, and marketing was in the air. Spring into UGC was the inaugural in-person workshop from Team TINT. We chose the San Antonio Botanical Garden to provide a beautiful backdrop and plenty of source material... Read More

Emotional Language in UGC: Desktop vs. Mobile

Marketing 4 min read
Form follows function. The smartphone was designed for convenience, ease of use, and mobility. The desktop -or modern laptop for that matter- was designed as a workhorse; it does the heavy lifting required to sustain an information age society. A 2019 study... Read More

What Does it Mean to Humanize your Marketing?

Marketing 3 min read
We’ve talked a lot about “humanizing your marketing” here at TINT, but have you ever thought what that even means? Well I’m here to tell you. Marketing Then and Now It has been a long journey for marketing. If you read our post from 2016 about the... Read More

How Social Testimonials Drive More Sales When Used Effectively

Research & Insights 4 min read
We rely on testimonials in one form or another on a daily basis. Your friend tells you about a new flavor of LaCroix, and you order a pack on Amazon. Your coworker Slacks you about a tech newsletter she signed up for, so you subscribe. We’re curious to try... Read More