Search Conferences

Type in any word, words or author name. This searchs through the abstract title, keywords and abstract text and authors. You may search all conferences or just select one conference.


 All Conferences
 EMAC 2019 Annual Conference
 EMAC 2020 Annual Conference
 EMAC 2020 Regional Conference

EMAC 2019 Annual Conference


Smile Please! Toward an Understanding of Selfie Campaigns
(A2019-9497)

Published: May 28, 2019

AUTHORS

Elisabeth Wolfsteiner, University of Vienna ; Marion Garaus, MODUL University Vienna; Udo Wagner, University of Vienna

KEYWORDS

Selfie; Advertising; Emotional and Cognitive Processing

ABSTRACT

The emergence of new technologies and the rapid growth of online advertising lead to an increase in advertising clutter. Since human processing capabilities are limited, consumers ac-tively select only a small amount of advertising messages for processing. In recent years, selfie campaigns have been identified as a promising advertising strategy to attract consumers’ at-tention. However, little is known how selfie campaigns affect relevant marketing outcomes. Drawing on the elaboration likelihood model, this research offers deeper insights into emo-tional and cognitive processing evoked by selfie campaigns and how these two processes af-fect brand-related and promotion-related outcomes. Results of a survey demonstrate that emo-tional processing has a positive influence on brand-related outcomes, while cognitive pro-cessing increases promotion-related outcomes. The findings offer new insights into selfie cam-paign processing and provide strategic advice for their implementation.