In this blog post I will introduce you to our latest feature how we have redefined the way you can construct trivia games, introducing a game-changing functionality for a more dynamic gamification marketing approach. This new Trivia Builder Campaign allows for a seamless combination of different question types from various games, creating a comprehensive and
Innovating the way cities promote themselves – The City of Oulu gamification marketing case study
What comes to your mind when you think of Finland? Sauna, snow and possibly Angry Birds? (Yes, this world-famous game was really created in Finland, not in Silicon Valley). But there’s one more thing that should be on that list: innovative city marketing. Case in point: The City of Oulu. Located in the centre of the country, this city has been using creative methods to promote itself to students – with some impressive results. Keep reading to find out how they did it (and maybe steal a few ideas for your own city)!
The City of Oulu in Finland has taken an innovative approach to market itself to new students – by gamifying the process! The game, called “Test your Oulu knowledge”, is designed to teach students about the city’s customs and culture, using the local dialect and sayings as the central focus. To bring this vision to life, they turned to Adact for help with the multiple video trivia.
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The videos in the trivia feature a social media star from Oulu asking questions about different sayings or dialect words, which are then answered in the game. The trivia-style format has been a hit with viewers, with many taking to social media to comment on the humorous and entertaining nature of the videos.
With Adact’s help, the City of Oulu has created a fun and engaging way to introduce new students to the city. By making the learning process enjoyable, they’re more likely to remember the information – and maybe even share it with their friends! Who knows, maybe gamification will become the new standard for marketing campaigns targeting students.
The City of Oulu’s multiple video trivia example
When the public saw how much fun people were having with their campaign, they wanted to get in on it too! The feedback stayed positive throughout and that’s what made this such a successful venture for our city – because no matter where you are, there will always be someone telling others about the City of Oulu as well. With a bounce rate of only 23% AND thousands of people playing their game, their gamification campaign definitely paid off.
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The webinar focused on the power of gamification in marketing, highlighting interactive content and game-based marketing. It emphasized interactivity as a key element, enhancing audience focus and brand recall. The webinar showcased various applications across industries, including HR and retail, demonstrating how even small companies benefit from gamification. Real-world case studies were presented, showing how
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The City of Oulu’s gamified marketing campaign is a great example of how to make learning fun. By working with Luova Työmaa creative agency and Adact, they were able to create a gamified campaign including a series of videos that not only taught new students about the city but also entertained them. So… If you’re looking for an out-of-the-box way to market your city or school, gamification may be worth considering.