In marketing, where innovation and creativity lead the way, it’s easy to overlook the time spent on non-core tasks.
Recent studies reveal the average marketer devotes 16 hours per week to such tasks, juggling multiple ad campaigns in the process. But there’s a game-changer on the horizon – the fusion of human creativity and AI, particularly generative AI, poised to redefine marketing as we know it.
Meta, a pioneering example, leverages AI to adapt to trends and custom messaging.
Their AI-driven Advantage+ Plus Shopping Campaigns (ASC) elevate campaign placements, yielding an impressive 25% boost in return on ad spend for brands like Rothy’s.
Rothy’s, a sustainable shoe brand, which utilized Advantage+ Shopping Campaigns (ASC) to experiment with over 150 different campaign placements, enhancing the performance of their ads.
The outcome? A remarkable 25% increase in return on ad spend when compared to manually managed campaigns.
This achievement owes its success to Meta Advantage, where AI excels in predicting the value of content to individuals, enabling marketers to connect with the right audience at the right moment.
The real magic lies in AI’s predictive abilities, ensuring content reaches the right audience at precisely the right moment.
With Meta‘s generative AI, creative features, customization and personalization reach new heights, promising to transform businesses advertising on their platforms.
The Human Element:
While AI is a powerful assistant, it can’t replace the human touch. Humans decode context, extract insights from data, and breathe life into creative ideas.
Marketing executives can adapt strategies nimbly with the insights AI provides. Creative strategists find their process accelerated, and performance marketers can experiment more, gaining deeper insights. Smarter performance marketing data enhances brand strategists’ strategic thinking. As AI generates content at an unprecedented pace, we may see a rising demand for visual and copy editors, as well as AI trainers focused on perfecting AI models for personalized content generation. This intelligent creativity is a game-changer, offering marketers the one thing they crave most: time.
However, the human touch remains indispensable. Realizing this potential demands collaborative efforts across the industry, involving Meta, agencies, and brands. Together, we can nurture these features and experiences to deliver value responsibly.
This is a defining moment for the advertising and marketing industry. Let’s unite and seize this transformative opportunity, shaping the future of marketing.