Ephemeral content: The long-lasting impact of short-lived marketing

Content that has an expiration date used to be a bad thing, but that's not so anymore. Ephemeral content platforms are changing the game with messages that are short-lived but frequent, and brands that are mastering the medium are earning the attention of Gen Z.

Forward-thinking brands are helping students (and how yours can, too)

When it comes to making purchase decisions, Gen Zs care about both a brand’s products AND its purpose. But if your brand is not aligned with a cause don’t fret—one easy way to get started with cause marketing is by making Gen Z students your cause.  

What makes Gen Z travelers different?

Gen Zs are the most well-traveled group in history—and they’re seeing the world on their own terms.  

Is VSCO sneaking up on Instagram as Gen Z’s fave image app?

For years, Instagram has reigned supreme over image-based app platforms. But, an up-and-coming photo editing app that’s a hit with Gen Zers might finally give Instagram a run for its money.  

Red Bull is bullish on Gen Z entrepreneurship

Gen Zs want to change the world. And one of the ways they’re doing it is through social entrepreneurship. Here’s how two new Red Bull entrepreneurship programs are helping them chart the path.

This is what makes a retail shopping experience stand out to Gen Z

Gen Zs love shopping in brick and mortar stores. But what exactly makes for a stellar shopping experience in this generation’s eyes? As it turns out, it’s the little things.  

Why pop-up stores are turning up on Gen Z’s radar

Pop-up stores transform shopping into an experience that gets Gen Zs talking (and buying). Plus, temporary spaces create a sense of urgency to visit now—or suffer some serious FOMO.

Purchasing as commitment: How brand values matter to Gen Z

When it comes to the future, Gen Z is hopeful but uncertain. In part two of our series on Gen Z and the future, we explore how Gen Z’s outlook plays a key role in their purchasing decisions—and what this means for brands.

What does the future hold for Generation Z?

Gen Zs have mixed feelings when it comes to what lies ahead—both for themselves and the world. We explore what this means for brands in a two-part series.  

Sephora’s new influencer program is Gen Z marketing at its finest

When it comes to social media marketing, Gen Zs prefer to follow home-grown influencers over celebrities. Here’s how the #SephoraSquad influencer program is tapping into this trend.

Inclusivity and diversity in Gen Z marketing

Gen Z is the most diverse generation in history. Shifting your marketing strategy to be more inclusive will engage them more than all the Instagram ads you can buy. Here’s how to do it.

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