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January 04, 2020

Our Commitment to Community

We talk a lot about community here at Zyper, and this year we want to go further and make a real commitment to supporting local causes that fans care about. That's why we are choosing 2 charities you suggested to donate $5 to on behalf of each fan for the first 6 months of 2020. We'll then release a new poll in June to find 2 new charities to support for the last 6 months of the year. Our goal…


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November 22, 2019

Brand Fans Power. Trend Report: Beyond Influencers.

With 82% of 16-19 year olds skipping ads “as fast as they can,” and only 4% of global internet users believing information shared by influencers, brands are facing a trust epidemic. Today we're excited to release a new white paper that presents our predictions on brand fans (Gen Z) behaviour trends and how brands can win back trust with a new generation of consumers. To Access the Brand Fans…


featured image thumbnail for post Topshop: Every Customer is an Influencer: Brand Fans Cause Handbags to Sell Out
November 22, 2019

Topshop: Every Customer is an Influencer: Brand Fans Cause Handbags to Sell Out

Last Christmas Topshop sold out of a £28 handbag because of the hype the zyper powered #topshopcommunity created on social. With Glamour Magazine reporting: This £29 Topshop bag is taking over Instagram, so get yours while you can Who are the new celebrities? Some might say your customers. With Nielsen reporting that 83% of global consumers trusting recommendations from friends and family more…


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November 22, 2019

E-girls Community. What drives loyalty from Gen Z?

The strategy of avoiding mega-influencers is a large part of what drives loyalty from Gen Z. E-girls, who are often within the Gen-Z demographic, wear outfits tinged with inspiration from skater, goth, anime and even BDSM culture. As for their shopping habits, they want to thrift and buy second-hand, but they also want to get as much as they can for a fraction of the cost. “They see the use of…


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November 13, 2019

Gen Z and Community Marketing: 5 Takeaways From the Forbes CMO Summit

LONDON 21st NOV 2019- Europe's leading Chief Marketing Officers descended on Soho House's White City residence today for the annual Forbes CMO Summit. Topics spanned everything from Gen Z, fostering unity, transparency and cutting through the noise to find results. A cool planet is a hot trend! How is your brand using Gen Z and playing a helping role in climate change? Build Community! Gen Z…