Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters, Inc. is a publicly traded American company that owns and operates over 400 retail locations across five retail brands: Urban Outfitters, Anthropologie, Free People, Terrain, and BHLDN.Urban Outfitters originated as Free People in 1972 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, focusing on "funky" fashion and household products. Shortly thereafter the owner and now Chairman, Richard Hayne, changed the name to Urban Outfitters. The product line has evolved from vintage, bohemian, retro, hipster, ironically humorous, kitschy apparel and furniture to include luxury brands and several designer collaborations.
Posts about Urban Outfitters
    • Urban Outfitters Increases Conversions With Contextualized In-App Messaging

      For millennial-focused retail brands, simply having a mobile strategy isn’t enough. Innovation is expected, as these brands go beyond the basics to attract the attention of a digitally-enabled demographic. Urban Outfitters is no exception. The Philadelphia-based lifestyle retailer began using its customers’ real world behavior to support the smarter delivery of messaging with ...

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  • 3 Simple Ways to Handle UGC Rights Management

    … for fans to upload content Forever 21 asks its fans to publish content with the hashtag #F21xMe. This hashtag is so unique that Instagram users who use it understand that they are sharing the content with the brand, and that their image can be repurposed for future use. To date, more than 350,000 Instagram photos have been tagged with #F21xMe…

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  • The 10 Most Loved Brands on Social Media

    … Twitter has maintained its position as the fifth most-loved brand on social media, reveals a new study. Hootsuite’s Love List indexes over 450 of the world’s top brands, using key metrics of social analysis to measure their reaction (and popularity) across the social web. Starbucks finished first in the list in December, moving up three…

    Shea Bennett/ Inside Facebookin Social Twitter- 7 readers -
  • How Poppin is turning your favorite color into a data empire

    … is and more. “This will allow us to continually personalize the customer journey.” Brick-and-mortar gets customers through the door; online keeps them there Chauliac sees Poppin’s brick-and-mortar partners — Staples, Urban Outfitters, Container Store — as much as points-of-entry for the brand as points-of-sale. “It’s our biggest source of offline…

    Digidayin Paid Search Display How To's- 9 readers -
  • Study: For Retailers Shopping For Social Success Consistency Is The Key

    … to their success, is the ability to generate significant engagement by being thematically consistent, timely and relevant with their content. For Tiffany, by delivering interactive, animated content and integrating live streaming of Google Hangouts that include clever hashtags, the brand has seized the opportunity to connect on social with people in a way…

    Greg Finn/ Marketing Landin Social- 15 readers -
  • 7 Ways to Design Home Pages Without Rotating Banners

    …” like REI, and you may get more eye fixations where you want them. Vat19′s unconventional arrangement may have a similar effect… Urban Outfitters’ home page features unique category images. The icons are not all the same size and shape, which creates visual interest. The things that make you go hmmmm. Highlight content features Why does everything…

    Linda Bustos/ Get Elasticin SEO- 14 readers -
  • The most popular product on Pinterest is. . . .

    … from J. Crew. Really. If that was the $64,000 question today, I’d be going home a loser; socks! That’s followed by a slightly sparkly top by American Eagle and a military jacket from JC Penney. After that it’s mostly fashion and jewelry with an appearance by Urban Outfitters’ photo printer and a desk from Overstock.com. Nordstrom‘s earrings came…

    Cynthia Boris/ Marketing Pilgrimin Social- 5 readers -
  • Study: 6 of 10 Shoppers Engage With Beacon Messaging

    …, but he thinks a lot of people in the industry will be. “I think it will surprise other people because in the world of marketing and digital marketing, these numbers are off the charts in terms of engagement,” said Murphy. The Swirl platform is currently deployed at leading retailers throughout the U.S and Canada, including Lord & Taylor, Urban…

    Mason Lerner/ Street Fightin EMail- 20 readers -
  • It's Time to Treat Content as Part of the User Experience

    ….) Linking to a relevant post allows really interested visitors to drill down an additional layer of detail. They can get impressions, learn why one product might be better for them than another, and maybe even (gasp) realize that the folks behind the product are just like them. Embed related social content Urban Outfitters does so much right…

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