Why you need to extend your team's capabilities to create content at scale
How technology connects with global creative talent and extends your creative team.
How to remove visual brand identity challenges using technology
What you need to know about visual content on social channels and the challenges in scaling visual identity
How to align your visual brand guidelines and create consistently on-brand content
Your entire creative team requires a brand bible and clear visual guidelines to shoot consistently on-brand content.
Why you need automated workflows to create consistently on-brand visual content
All you need to know about how automated technology leads to consistent visual content.
How to create more visual content with limited marketing budgets
An effective guide to creating more visual content without breaking your marketing budget.
How to accelerate your speed to market with centralized content creation solution
What you need to know to identify operational challenges that are affecting your ability to scale visual content.
How to create consistent visual content across your social and digital channels
What you need to know about changes in social media content and creative workflows to keep your visual identity consistent across channels and campaign.
How to remove visual brand identity challenges using technology
What you need to know about visual content on social channels and the challenges in scaling visual identity.
How to increase your visual content on a limited marketing budget
What you need to know about optimizing your content creation process to significantly reduce the cost of visual content production.
How to automate workflows to create social and digital content at scale
What you need to know about the content economics of your production process, and solutions that will allow you to scale.
How to create custom visual content on limited marketing budgets
The cost of creating visual content for big brands has gotten out of control. Underlying this challenge are a number of related issues.
The marketer's guide to Snapchat
Snapchat has quickly become the next frontier for digital marketing and campaigns. Our free guide will provide a comprehensive primer on the platform, so you can confidently incorporate Snapchat into your marketing mix.
Best practices for Instagram marketing
Instagram is a powerful visual storytelling tool for brands. But what’s the magic formula for quality imagery? As Instagram partner, Shutterstock Custom wants to help up your game with Instagram marketing.
Instagram best practices for financial services
Instagram is a powerful visual storytelling tool for brands. But what's the magic formula for quality imagery? Which brands are doing it right in each industry? As Instagram partner, Shutterstock Custom wants to help up your game with Instagram marketing.
Establishing a unique brand visual identity
With 2 billion photos uploaded daily on social media, how can your brand establish a consistent visual identity across fragmented platforms? How do you avoid looking just like your competitors? If you are managing a global brand, how do you make sure marketing teams across countries follow a consistent set of visual guidelines?
New social media content features
Social media platforms update so frequently that it can be hard to keep up. Download this free guide for a thorough run-down of all the newest features on platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and more!
[Webinar] How to include more videos in your digital advertising
Video content is most likely to be consumed over other formats. The average consumer attention span is only 8 seconds long but a snackable video will retain people’s attention. In this webinar, you’ll learn to create video content at scale and increase the performance of your ads.
[Webinar] Scaling branded content creation and management
In this webinar, we’ll be joined by Webdam to explore the challenges, solutions, and value behind scaling content creation and distribution in an enterprise business. We’ll also be offering practical tips on how to implement better content creation and organization processes to kick 2018 off with a strong start.
[Webinar] 7 smart content investments in 2018
With the year closing in and leftover budget available, it’s the perfect time to think about content investments to make your 2018 calendar more successful. In this webinar we’ll discuss content trends for 2018 and practical investments that will help you make better content in the new year.
[Webinar] How brands are disrupting e-commerce using visual content
The rise of vertical commerce or v-commerce business is fueled by brands that excel at creating visual content. These marketers use custom-made content to build new connections with consumers and disrupt the traditional methods of doing business.
[Webinar] How to create amazing custom videos to engage your audience
Custom videos designed for mobile and social news feeds increase your brand visibility and the amount of consumers who could become your customers. You can extend the reach of your custom videos by tapping into tools like Facebook’s Audience Network, which is designed to help marketers meet key business objectives.
[Webinar] How to create seasonal content for different audiences and markets
In this webinar, you’ll learn how to create high quality custom content for seasonally-themed marketing campaigns. You’ll also learn about technological solutions that remove the strain from your limited creative resources so you can better customize your seasonal content.
[Webinar] How consistent visual guidelines improve brand awareness, affinity, and recall
Marketers are under pressure to produce more engaging content to support campaigns and connect with customers. But as demands for content, and especially visual content, continue to rise, marketers must ensure their creativity consistently aligns to the brand’s visual identity.
[Webinar] How to accelerate your visual content production
In this webinar, we’ll show you how traditional creative processes slow down your ability to go to market with quality visual content. You’ll also see how technology streamlines the creative process to help you create more content at faster rates.
[Webinar] How to create localized visual content at a global scale
Brand marketers need to shift their approaches to content creation. Cultural cues and nuances influence how visual content is processed by the mind, which in turn affect how people choose to engage with the brands who promote that content. You need to consider the cultural effect of your content if you want to develop a creative solution that scales.
[Webinar] How to Leverage Social Data and Create Content to Engage with Millennials
Creative insights help you interpret what themes appeal to millennials. Leveraging big data helps you establish the sweet spot between audience insights, brand objectives, and creative articulation.Your creative sweet spot is your roadmap, which helps you automate your creative process to define what thematic pieces of content to create and when to do so.
[Webinar] How To Create More Visual Content On A Limited Marketing Budget
This webinar will empower you with the commercial insights you need to drive change in your visual content creation process. Whether you’re directly involved with creating content or you’re simply influencing the process, you’ll learn about repeatable processes you can automate to maximize your working to non-working ratio when scaling.
[Webinar] How to Create Visual Brand Guidelines for Your Social and Digital Content
The conventional ways to create content are no longer scalable, challenging marketers to create enough on-brand content to remain relevant with audiences. Content creation needs to be faster, cost-efficient, consistently on-brand, and executed at scale to make an impact.
[Webinar] How to Approach Instagram Stories Content
Whether you’re new to branded Instagram Stories or searching for insights on updates, creatives, or audiences, this webinar will give you a better understanding of Instagram Stories best practices that are relevant for you in 2017.
[Webinar] How to Think About Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat Stories
In this webinar, you’ll learn about the similarities and differences of the three Stories, and the behavior of audiences consuming content on each channel. These insights will help you determine what types of content are best suited for your Stories regardless of channel.
[Webinar] How to Create Facebook Content with Impact
In this webinar, you’ll learn about the behavioral mindset of active Facebook users and the types of content that are most likely to resonate with those users. These insights will give you a better idea of how to create content with impact in 2017.
[Webinar] How to Scale Content Creation for Digital and Social Channels
This webinar will give you additional insight into how mobile’s impact on consumer behavior has shifted demands for content, and new best practices to produce those assets at scale.
[Webinar] How To Think About Instagram Stories - Audience, Products, and Creative
Whether you’re new to Instagram Stories for brands or you’re looking for insights on updates, creative, or audiences, this webinar will give you a better understanding of the Instagram Stories best practices that are relevant for you in 2017.
[Webinar] How To Think About Snapchat - Audience, Products, and Creative
Mobile behaviours have completely changed the way brand marketers engage their audiences. The frequency, the attention span, the mindset. Everything is short-form, vertical videos have taken over, and content needs to be mobile first. Which fits perfectly for Snapchat.
Consumer demand for content is on the rise but creative resources are limited. Learn more about how agile technology helps you match consumer demand.
Aug 24, 2017
Brand marketers need to reduce content creation costs. Technology automates your workflow to reduce time and resources used to create visual content.
Jul 31, 2017
Localized creative talent is your best resource to create custom local visual content and extend the capabilities of your marketing team to scale.
Jul 19, 2017
It's my pleasure to announce that effective today, Flashstock has entered an agreement to become acquired by Shutterstock. We're very excited to bring our custom content creation platform into one of the world's leading global technology companies.
Jun 28, 2017
Creating content with frequency and consistency strengthens your brand identity and allows you to tell a cohesive narrative to your audience.
Jun 13, 2017
Conventional ways to create content are no longer viable in today's mobile-friendly world. You need a brand identity and a process to create content at scale. Times change and brands need to change too.
Jun 6, 2017
A strong brand identity ensures all creative content aligns to the overarching narrative of your brand's story. Determine how to communicate your brand and generate consistently on-brand visuals content.
Jun 1, 2017
People and business owners expect more content from their digital marketing teams. Marketers need technology to create more content at faster rates and meet those demands.
May 30, 2017
The challenge of creating content in the digital age of marketing is that there are always demands for more. This is how a strategic approach to creation and a technological solution can help you scale without breaking your marketing budget.
May 25, 2017