Marc Jacobs

Marc Jacobs (born April 9, 1963) is an American fashion designer. He is the head designer for Marc Jacobs, as well as Marc by Marc Jacobs, a diffusion line, with over 200 retail stores in 80 countries. He was the creative director of the French design house Louis Vuitton from 1997 to 2013. Jacobs was on Time magazine's "2010 Time 100" list of the 100 most influential people in the world, and ranked number 14 on Out magazine's 2012 list of "50 Most Powerful Gay Men and Women in America".
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  • NYFW #StreetStyle Beat #Runway on Instagram (Infographic)

    … New York Fashion Week wrapped up last Thursday, and Instagram demonstrated why the platform is so important for the industry. According to a report from user-generated content marketing platform Chute, with 359,000 images shared, the 2016 NYFW surpassed the events from February in Instagram user engagement. Street style beat out runway looks…

    AllFacebookin Social- 19 readers -
  • What Can Brands Learn About Marketing From Street Art?

    … that are already recognizable. For example, Oak Oak, a French street artist, uses pop-culture icons (ranging from The Simpsons to Calvin and Hobbes) in order to grow his own personal brand as an artist. “They don’t represent a majority of my work, [but] they do appeal to the public more … because they recognize those icons,” he explained. “They are too…

    The Content Strategist- 15 readers -
  • Top of the Email to Ya – More Navigation Bar Savviness

    … effectively uses color, playing off the colors in its logo. The omission of color can add a dramatic touch. Usually reverse type is difficult to read, but in this Marc Jacobs email it does reinforce the brand image of savvy sophistication. I am a bit on the fence about this one because it is definitely not a best practice. Marc, if you are reading…

    Jordie Van Rijn/ GetResponse Blogin EMail- 31 readers -
  • It’s hard out there for a hipster sex mag

    …. The magazine was launched in October 2013 by Prickett and Berkeley Poole, the magazine’s creative director; the second issue appeared in August. The total circulation for both issues has been small — about 10,000 — but it has garnered accolades from New York Magazine, Vogue and The Paris Review, ranking on Dazed Digital’s Dazed 100, and distribution…

    Caroline Bottger/ Digiday- 11 readers -
  • Marc Jacobs Beauty Makes Instagram Shoppable With A DIY Effort

    … Without an official way to link social media with e-commerce, businesses looking to use social channels for direct sales are improvising. And the latest such effort — by Marc Jacobs Beauty — is a DIY job. Instead of turning to Curalate’s Like2Buy or RewardStyle’s LiketoKnowIt or a similar vendor offering a plug-and-play solution, Marc Jacobs…

    Martin Beck/ Marketing Landin Social- 7 readers -
  • Platishers, beware: Say Media gives up on publishing

    … Three years ago, Jane Pratt celebrated the launch of her new site XoJane with Say Media by throwing a party at the Jane Hotel, a boutique hotel in the West Village. Pratt was regal in a bright yellow Marc Jacobs dress, and stars Michael Stipe, Courtney Love and Mike D stopped by to fête her return to journalism. Marquee brands Cover Girl and Lord…

    Lucia Moses/ Digidayin Social- 57 readers -
  • Marc Jacobs Beauty Offers Shopping via Instagram

    Several brands maintain presences on Instagram, but Marc Jacobs Beauty figured out a way to allow Instagram users to shop via the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network. Instagram users can sign up here with their email addresses and Instagram account names, and they will receive weekly emails with details on how to ...

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 7 readers -
  • Instagram Turns Four, Salutes Brands

    … chef and a handful of the world’s top brands including Billboard, Marc Jacobs, National Geographic, Red Bull and Starbucks. These brands were early adopters, and over the past four years, they have experimented with different ways of visually expressing themselves on Instagram. They’ve inspired us and the rest of community through clever…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 8 readers -
  • 5 Ways to Use #Hashtags on Twitter

    … well for campaigns based around events, like Marc Jacobs’ show during #NYFW: Marc Jacobs uses #marcjacobslive as the standard hashtag for all their runway shows. #Reach Hashtags for specific topics are often searched and monitored by marketers to find users with specific interests and customer potential. For example, if Simply Measured tweeted out…

    Lucy Hitz/ Simply Measuredin Social Twitter- 5 readers -
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