Digital marketing industry case study library

Industry case studies for Digital Training Academy courses

Our training is fuelled by best practice from brands that have achieved excellence in digital marketing, digital strategy and digital media. Agencies from any country can submit case studies for the Digital Training Academy to consider.

On this page you'll find a few of the digital marketing case studies we've recently accepted and we hope you enjoy learning from them. Each represents an aspect of best practice we've found useful when teaching digital marketing, and if you're joining us for a Digital Training Academy, then ask about case studies in your sector.



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Digital Case StudiesYou can do this online through our online submission form or by email. If you'd like to submit examples of your work then email them into CaseStudies@DigitalTrainingAcademy.com and after an initial review we'll be in touch if we feel they can be used to support learning goals.

There is also an online submission tool, here: http://www.digitaltrainingacademy.com/submit. By sending us a case study you agree we can use it in training, conference speeches, book chapters and reports and other media. You need to be confident you have the necessary rights and permissions from partners or clients to be able to do this. Case studies cannot be restricted to one particular course so we can only accept material which can be used in any aspect of our training. However, if youd like us to withdraw a case study at any point, then we can do this within two weeks.

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Allied Irish Banks brings Gaelic Football to millions of new fans on YouTube »

As sponsor of the GAA Football Championship, AIB set itself the goal of becoming the most admired sponsor in sport in Ireland in the summer of 2017. The brand had to compete against dozens of Gaelic football sponsorships, as well as sponsorships around massive events like the Lions Tour and the Irish FIFA World Cup campaign. What’s more, they needed a way to raise Gaelic football’s status – an amateur sport played at a professional level – to a much wider audience.

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HelloFresh boosts conversions 10% with Google Attribution »

With bids for channel and device-attribution attributed values in AdWords, HelloFresh managed to increase conversions by 10%. At the same time, the cost per capita (CPA) was reduced by 6%. Overall, HelloFresh gained a better understanding of the entire customer journey, which is used to optimise budgets, bids, and keywords.

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Maggi web series reaches 2 million Snapchatters »

Nestle’s Maggi won over a younger audience with a web series about a French Food Tour, hosted on Snapchat. This case study looks at how the cooking seasoning brand reached 2 million people with engaging long-form video content.

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KFC Zinger boosts store visits with Snapchat space stunt »

This summer, Kentucky Fried Chicken followed through with one of its boldest ideas to date: launching its new Zinger fried chicken sandwich into space. KFC looked to complement the stunt with a campaign that would generate awareness for the Zinger sandwiches, as well as drive visits to their restaurants among 18 to 34 year olds.

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Snapchat case study: Adidas drives 18% boost in store visits »

Sportswear brand Adidas wanted to embed a positive and creative image with its young audience. This case study looks at how it used Snapchat, via filters, long form video and lenses to drive an 18% boost in store visits.

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Top Winter Olympics brands: Samsung wins (but Red Stripe takes unofficial medal) »

With the Winter Olympics now over, social media analysis reveals that Samsung, Ralph Lauren and Intel were the Top 10 brands most associated with the Winter Olympics.

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Santander uses cross-screen tactics to engage audience »

Santander partnered with Google to become the first European finance brand to use YouTube’s latest targeting options in an innovative approach to launching its new brand positioning.

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L'Oréal delivers precision marketing through DoubleClick »

DoubleClick helped L’Oreal to understand the entire customer journey across all publishers and channels


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Search case study: Dulux proves AdWords ROI is 9:1 »

Dulux wanted to understand the true impact of AdWords in driving people to physical stores. This case study looks at how the paint retailer used Google AdWords to boost return on investment.

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Rama relaunches South African margarine brand with Facebook video ads »

Unilever margarine brand Rama used Facebook for the first time for a campaign to relaunch its brand in South Africa, and successfully increased ad recall by 20 points.

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Femibion uses Facebook to support product sampling campaign »

German health brand Femibion used Facebook lead ads to efficiently deliver product samples to potential customers, with a conversion rate of 35%.

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Listerine targets youngsters for Ramadan with Facebook ads »

Johnson & Johnson’s mouthwash brand Listerine used Facebook video ads to drive education and awareness about the benefits of mouthwash and its new miswak formula during the Ramadan period.

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How MAC Cosmetics identified wasted impressions and increased conversions with people-based marketing »

Digital ad campaigns which only rely on cookies for ad targeting can sometimes produce misleading results, wasted impressions and missed conversions. For the launch of MAC’s new eye shadow line, the cosmetics brand used people-based marketing (programmatic media targeting) to improve their campaign targeting and increase ROI.

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Social media case study: Crock-Pot wins Super Bowl (without a commercial) »

US slow cooker brand Crock Pot suffered a PR nightmare after it was featured in the plot of a popular TV show- but a Super Bowl ad from NBC and some savvy social media marketing helped reverse its fortunes.

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Sunsilk Vietnam translates “The Language of Hair” »

Sunsilk wanted to stand out from the cluttered shampoo market in Vietnam with a new campaign targeting young women in their twenties.

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Dunkin’ Donuts gets fans to recreate Shark Week »

Dunkin’ Donuts partnered with Discovery Channel’s Shark Week with an advertiser-branded interactive experience on Xbox, engaging 120,000 people for an average of 13 minutes.

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Mobile case study: Diageo creates AI-powered bartender »

With more people hosting smaller house gatherings instead of big, flashy parties, Diageo developed SIMI, the AI-powered bartender, to deliver an engaging, helpful brand experience in India.

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Top 10 Super Bowl ads: Pepsi gets most social buzz »

Pepsi got the most social engagement out of the $5m ad spots at this year’s Super Bowl, according to new research.

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KLM uses people based measurement to prove the impact of its mobile ad spend »

Deciding how to split a marketing media budget can be difficult without in depth measurement and insights from previous campaigns. Airline KLM believed that mobile ads were important, but to what extent when the majority of their sales take place on a desktop? KLM needed to set up cross device customer tracking so that they could discover the real impact mobile was having on sales.

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NET-A-PORTER uses people based measurement results to target their audience and allocate budgets »

NET-A-PORTER and MR PORTER are premier online luxury fashion stores. The company wanted to sharpen their campaign plans by finding smarter ways to target their audience and allocate budgets. In order to do this the fashion ecommerce store decided to use people based measurement tools rather than just traditional cookies to gain much deeper insights to their customers path to purchase and in turn allocate media budgets accordingly.

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Digital marketing in the Middle East: Mondelēz consolidates brand online »

When you own multiple brands across a diverse area such as the Middle east, it can be difficult to manage campaigns efficiently. This case study looks at how Mondelez MENA worked with DoubleClick's programmatic solution to consolidate their digital media branding activities.

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YouTube case study: Omo pushes ‘Dirt is Good’ message to Gulf region »

Unilever worked with Google to create a highly targeted YouTube campaign for its Omo detergent brand to the Gulf region. This case study looks at how the campaign reached 16.4 million unique users.


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Digital pharmaceutical case study: Energy BBDO and Bayer Test ‘The HeroSmiths Theory’ »

In 2017, Energy BBDO ran a campaign for Bayer, promoting the brand’s aspirin by calling on an ordinary group of people to step up as “HeroSmiths.”


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Instagram case study: DiGiorno takes on takeaways with ‘Plan A’ pizza story »

Pizza maker DiGiorno followed Instagram best practices to develop a teaser video ad and Instagram Story that would encourage people to enjoy its pizza for their next get-together, resulting in an impressive lift in purchase intent.


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Journalist-powered search engine tackles 'fake news' »

French news organisation Liberation decided to take on a fight against fake news and hoaxes to clean the information landscape when the French presidential election entered its final stage in March last year. The result, Liberation took a bold step to stop the bleed and countered the algorithms that connect news article together without considering sources and created the first human search engine by gathering a team of journalists to answer any question asked with curated and sourced information. It started with “Desintox”, an exclusive twitter service before launching Checknews, the slowest search engine on the market, also, its most reliable.


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