Branding & Strategy: Massey Ferguson
Farming & Ag
Branding, Content, Strategy,
Social Media, Copywriting
Massey Ferguson has been the name farmers have come to trust for generations. Since 1847, the brand has been known for its dependability, practicality, and its precision farming technology. Massey Ferguson tractors are engineered to deliver better productivity and improved efficiency than other leading brands in the field.
The Path Forward
To develop a content strategy that capitalized on its storied history and tradition as a leader in its field. The strategy would roll out across multiple platforms to deliver maximized results and help build brand awareness and cultivate current Massey Ferguson owners into brand advocates.
Newly-created social media content, email campaigns, ad targeting (both banners and social ad spends), YouTube and a digital magazine — 'My Farm Life’ — to drive traffic to their website and link up with Massey Ferguson’s intensely loyal fanbase.
These campaigns included:
"Share the Mud" marketing referral program
Tri-Value leasing program & Warranty program launches
“Man Up with Massey” video series
Hashtags like #MachineCrushMonday/#MCM and #ThrowbackThursday to maximize reach and tie into the Massey Ferguson lifestyle
Fresh content that profiled Massey Ferguson tractors and MF tractor owners
Massey Ferguson’s global Facebook audience surpassed 165,000 fans, jumping an astounding 195%. In addition, fan engagement rose more than 270%, mainly due to the integration of branded content, user-generated content, and the introduction of hashtags that played into their fans’ passion for their tractors and the history of the brand.