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How to Brand Your DAM System in 4 Easy Steps

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In the marketing world, your brand is gold. It sets you apart from your competition and encompasses everything you promise to your current and future customers. Creating a brand portal with your logos, brand guidelines, approved media and fonts is a common best practice of implementing a DAM. But, what often gets overlooked is making […]

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5 Bad Habits in DAM You Need to Break

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Bad Habits. They’re impossible to avoid and seem to follow you everywhere. It starts as a one-time short-cut you had to do to meet a deadline, and the next thing you know you’re falling into that habit time and time again. In digital asset management, the true and tested rule is “Garbage In  – Garbage […]

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Thought Leaders: Maria Osipova on the MarTech Stack and AI [MarTech Interview Series]


Let’s talk marketing technology. MarTech has been a buzzword in the marketing world for the last few years. But with everyone keeping their own stack close-to-chest, it can be difficult to understand how to build a strong, scalable technology stack. How are other companies building theirs? What’s the latest “need-to-have” software? How do VPs and […]

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20+ Digital Asset Management Terms Everyone Needs to Know


Ok – So you’ve decided that it’s time to get a digital asset management system. You’ve done your research, set-up a few demo requests and you’re ready to tackle the world! You’re feeling confident as you jump into your first call, but about two minutes in…you know you’re in trouble. “Meta…what? “What’s a lightbox?” “What […]

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Who Needs Digital Asset Management? Here are 4+ Industries

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What kind of company needs digital asset management? It’s a great question, and the answer is simple: all kinds. There’s no one standard formula for determining the type of company that will benefit the most from a DAM, but there are common pains they all feel. When collections of digital assets become scattered, misplaced or […]

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What’s So Valuable About Digital Assets?


We’ve all got photos. Chances are you’ve got a few tucked away in a box or photo album somewhere, but the bulk of our collections are now created in digital formats. Our personal digital files hold what will someday be our most cherished memories with family and friends. We’ve got photos at work too. These […]

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Top 5 Questions About DAM and Slack

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So many marketing technologies are integrating into Slack, why not Digital Asset Management? We heard you: MediaValet can now integrate with Slack! With the two together, your organization can easily and instantly communicate and collaborate around your digital assets, and you can do so while your Slack conversations are being tracked back in your DAM. […]

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8 Tips for Finding and Choosing a Digital Asset Management System


We get it. Getting used to a new system can be hard. And a digital asset management system takes a long time to even say, let alone implement. From researching and evaluating vendors, to onboarding your employees, the list of tasks can leave you feeling overwhelmed and confused. But this is why we’re here to […]

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Digital Transformation at 2017 #MSInspire Conference


On July 9-13, Microsoft held its annual Inspire conference in Washington, D.C. In his keynote talk, CEO Satya Nadella stated: We should estimate the total opportunity of the cloud-based digital transformation to be $4.5 trillion. That’s an astounding opportunity, and of course, it didn’t come without a plan for attack. Microsoft’s immediate strategy for leveraging […]

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Digital Assets in Slack: What You Need to Know


Slack tells the world that their product is quite literally: “Where work happens.” Indeed, in the last 3 years, Slack has become a force to be reckoned with for enterprise communication and collaboration. They are proud to report five million users of their platform each day and that includes 33,000 customers from enterprise businesses. Always […]

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