Messaging Insights

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So much of our everyday lives are digitally-focused, and Stickers and GIFs help us express ourselves better in all of these digital environments - from chat to payments to dating. In this blog, we discuss the importance of Stickers and GIFs and how they impact communication today.

August 17, 2021

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The AdCouncil partnered with Holler to create branded Stickers and GIFs for MeetMe. The content helps people in dating DMs have conversations about the COVID-19 vaccine and meeting up in person safely this summer. The content is available on June 3rd in MeetMe.

August 4, 2021

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Goldie & Mo, the characters we created in partnership with the AdCouncil for their Seize the Awkward campaign, are back with a new expansion pack. These new stickers aim to help young males keep in touch and start conversations about mental health.

May 19, 2021

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Conversational Media, by definition, is “The various types of media leveraged in peer-to-peer messages to enable richer communications between two or more individuals on conversational platforms.” In this blog, we explore Conversational Media as an emerging medium including what it is, why it matters, and how it’s evolving.

May 10, 2021

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The Emoji Story is a new documentary that explores the wonderful and intricate world of emoji, explaining the importance of visual communication tools in cultural representation and as part of today's Zeitgeist. In this blog, we’re discussing our thoughts on The Emoji Story and the importance of visual communication tools as a whole in shaping conversations and promoting representation.

January 20, 2021

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DIB Source is a Holler Project created to open up the conversation about diversity, inclusion, and belonging in the workplace. We encourage people to learn and share ideas about DIB.

November 18, 2020

Holler Nerds

Visual communication is a powerful tool to interact more effectively in digital arenas. Words on a screen lack non-verbal cues such as emotion, empathy, and gestures (body language) that are present when you talk face-to-face. Visuals help to fill those gaps and convey your message in a more concrete way.

August 25, 2020