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Metadata? BETTA DATA

Finding the right image is rarely easy. Often what we’re looking for isn’t searchable – things like mood, color, style. You either get too many results, or not enough. Sometimes it’s the way assets are organized and managed. And sometimes it’s simply because it’s difficult to remember the title... Read More

Metadata Models: What They Are And Why You Need One For Successful DAM [Part 2]

We released a great primer on “What is a metadata model?” earlier this week. The article also thoroughly covered why they’re an important component to a successful digital asset management system. Our special guest contributor, Ralph Windsor, Editor of DAM News, continues the discussion and dives deeper into helpful tips... Read More

Metadata Models: What They Are And Why You Need One For Successful DAM [Part 1]

This week, we’re happy to welcome a special guest blogger – Ralph Windsor, Editor of DAM News and Project Director for Digital Asset Management Consultants, Daydream. On DAM News, Ralph covers everything in the digital asset management industry including trends, opinions, reviews, and of course news. Ralph draws from his... Read More

Demystifying Digital Asset Management Jargon

The world of enterprise technology is full of different acronyms, buzz words and industry jargon, and digital asset management is no exception. DAM is such a critical aspect to creative and marketing workflows, but some of the terminology can become confusing. If you’re new to DAM you need a strong... Read More

DAM Mondays: Digital asset management tip #96

Make assets in your digital asset management system easy to find. Users will be more inclined to use a DAM that is constantly updated and organized. Tip #96 Remember that all metadata fields are searchable. When revising or creating your metadata strategies, think about how your users will search for... Read More

DAM Mondays: Digital asset management tip #92

Digital asset management makes managing video and media easy. Tip #92 Preview, upload, download, & convert videos of any length. WebDAM makes video management simple.       Read More

DAM Mondays: Digital asset management tip #91

Use this digital asset management tip to save time converting video by configuring your most used settings. Tip #91 Create custom video download presets from a blank template or from preloaded templates for iPad, iPhone, and YouTube. Presets can be modified on several parameters such as size (width/height) video codec,... Read More

DAM Mondays: Digital asset management tip #90

If you have required metadata fields, be sure to use this digital asset management tip to regulate the information associated to assets. Tip #90 Use dropdown menus for important metadata fields to increase consistency, prevent typos, and capture more information for your assets.       Read More

DAM Mondays: Digital asset management tip #76

Explore new ways to organize your assets. Keyword lists can be flat or hierarchical, follow this tip and you may find a better way to assign keywords to your assets. Tip #76 Use hierarchical keywords to include a relationship between keywords. With top-level and nested keywords, you can create general... Read More

DAM Mondays: Digital asset management tip #67

Continuously optimize your DAM when more ideas, assets, and people continue to get added into the mix and make sure all of your strategies stay on the right track with all of your users. Tip #67 Communicate changes or updates in your metadata strategy to your users and keep your... Read More

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