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  • Webinar

    The DAM Basics – Part 1

    How to find the right DAM solution for your organization

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  • Webinar

    The DAM Basics – Part 2

    How to justify and evaluate the best DAM solution for your business

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  • Webinar

    Graduating from Dropbox and Basecamp Webinar

    When and why to move to more powerful marketing work solutions

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  • Webinar

    DAM for Creatives

    How the Media Collective helps creatives connect their content

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    HOW to Do DAM Right

    Key features and integrations of the Widen Media Collective that help creative teams

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    Using DAM to give agencies a competitive edge

    How to position, structure, and utilize DAM for your business and clients

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  • Webinar

    Making DAM a Success for Higher Education

    How to plan, structure and utilize digital asset management solutions

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  • Webinar

    Managing Video Assets

    Understanding industry standards and custom workflows

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  • White Paper

    Agencies and DAM: Connecting Creative Content for Good

    Identify agency roadblocks and outline the benefits of a DAM solution.

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  • White Paper

    DAM Plus CMS: A 360-degree Approach to Content Management

    Explore the challenges faced in finding, managing and utilizing content today.

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  • White Paper

    Understanding the Digital Asset Lifecycle: Defining and Connecting the Four Stages

    Tips and how a DAM system can help.

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  • White Paper

    The DAM Decision Toolkit

    The ultimate guide to help you find the right digital asset management solution

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  • White Paper

    Admin Playbook

    A summary of our exclusive educational “how to” guide on being the very best DAM Admin

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  • White Paper

    Your business strategy and the DAM revolution

    Implementing DAM software to support your communications and bottom line

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  • White Paper

    Best practices in deploying and managing DAM in the enterprise

    A hands-on guide for global marketing operations.

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  • White Paper

    Managing Video Content in DAM

    How digital asset management software can improve your brands use of video assets

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  • White Paper

    Digital Asset Management and the Marketing Technologist

    Achieve maximum efficiency, relevance and engagement in marketing campaigns.

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  • White Paper

    Rise of the Social Enterprise

    How the right DAM software can open new possibilities of shares, likes, comments, +1’s and retweets

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  • White Paper

    How you can meet your top marketing priorities with DAM

    Better aggregate customer data and improve communication

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  • White Paper

    DAM: Installed vs. Software as a Service (SaaS) vs. Open Source

    Finding the best delivery model for your business

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  • White Paper

    I know what you didn’t do last summer

    and other reasons to invest in digital asset management systems

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  • White Paper

    Digital Asset Management (DAM)

    What to Know Before You Go!

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  • Case Study

    Red Gold®

    A Widen Media Collective Case Study

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  • Presentation

    Widen’s Position on the Marketing Technology Ecosystem

    We surveyed our customers to identify potential integration points

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  • Infographic

    DAM and the Marketing Technology Ecosystem

    A critical component to an efficient digital supply chain

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  • Infographic

    Your Complete Guide To The Widen Customer Experience

    We’re focused on providing the best service experience possible

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  • Infographic

    The Business Case for Digital Asset Management

    Why DAM is crucial to the success of your organization

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  • Infographic

    Integrations Model Diagram

    We provide Core DAM, but integrate to deliver a comprehensive customer experience

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  • Article

    Creative Ways to Use Your DAM Site Dashboard

    Make the most of your DAM system

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  • Article

    Using DAM to give creative agencies a competitive edge

    Store, search and share digital assets

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  • Article

    Lessons Learned About Digital Asset Management (DAM) from Early Adopters

    The who, what and how of a DAM initiative

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  • Article

    Higher Education Article: Digital Asset Management Streamlines School Spirit

    Your image, your brand, your story

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  • Article

    Supported File Types

    A complete listing of the file types supported in the Widen Media Collective

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    ROI Models

    Our team of experts can equip you with all the information you need to understand the tangible benefits and justify DAM

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  • Video

    Widen is More

    Watch this video showing how our products and services span the digital landscape

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  • Video

    How Widen Innovates

    Watch this video showing how we practice inspiring innovation on a regular basis with what we call Hackathon Days

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  • Video

    Widen Implementation Steps:

    Get an idea of what to expect during the Widen implementation process

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  • Video

    Roles and Permissions Video

    Find out how DAM makes sure people only see the assets they are supposed to see

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    The DAM Basics Video

    DAM makes it possible for your sales reps and marketing partners to get the latest digital assets

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    DAM Advisor Interviews:

    Special in depth interviews with Widen DAM Advisors Craig Bollig and Brenna Hale

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    Analyst Interviews:

    A special interview with DAM industry analyst Mukul Krishna, Global Director of Digital Media Practices, at Frost & Sullivan

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  • Video

    Widen CEO Interviews:

    Widen CEO Matthew Gonnering talks about Widen’s approach, history, differentiators and more

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    End-User Interviews:

    Interviews with Widen digital asset management end users at FansEdge, a sports licensed apparel retailer

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    Governance and Widen

    Matthew Gonnering discusses the ability to establish different roles and control permissions for users and groups

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