Featured Articles

share videos

Share video online and get feedback without email

Choosing the right video-sharing tool can streamline your distribution phase, save valuable time, and even contribute to the bottom line of your business. In this article, we present the 25 best tools to share videos online in 2021, for those just looking for ways to easily share large video files, and even those who need a more sophisticated video production management software for your marketing function.

sign off sheet

Free Sign-off Sheet Template: Approval Made Easy

Within any creative process, there may be no definitive end to the new ideas that seem to pop up along the way. While on the one hand, changes and additions to a project can add significant value, they can also derail it if they aren’t kept in check. Using a sign-off sheet is an effective way to keep your project on target and all stakeholders informed and happy with its progress.

feedback tools

The best design feedback tools for quick and clear design reviews

Feedback is important for improving content quality in any project. For designers, precise and in-context comments and annotations are necessary to avoid miscommunication and meet client’s or stakeholder’s expectations. That’s where feedback tools are helpful and make it easy for stakeholders to share their input on design files.


Best 25+ annotation and markup tools in 2021

Great content often requires many iterations. But most of the time, collaborating on different file types isn’t as easy as it should be. That’s when annotation and markup tools come into play. They can help your team directly work together on content and achieve amazing results on every project.

The 20+ Best Review and Approval Tools Compared

The 22 best review and approval tools for every situation

Feedback is important for improving content quality in any project. For designers, precise and in-context comments and annotations are necessary to avoid miscommunication and meet client’s or stakeholder’s expectations. That’s where feedback tools are helpful and make it easy for stakeholders to share their input on design files.

The Filestage Year In Review – How to create your best work in 2022

The way we collaborate is changing at an astonishing rate, with new problems and opportunities at every turn. In this report, we explore the new home of content creation, the cost of feedback management, and tips to help you create your best work in 2022.

How B. Braun, Queisser Pharma, and Publicis Health use Filestage for MLR review management

Over the last 10 years, life sciences companies have been embracing tools like Microsoft Teams and Office 365 to improve collaboration. And now that remote and hybrid working has become the new normal, teams are taking their medical, legal, and regulatory (MLR) reviews into the cloud. Here, we’ll take a look at three top healthcare companies that use Filestage and see how it’s improved their MLR reviews.

MLR review process: 4 problems and how to solve them

The medical, legal, and regulatory affairs (MLR) review process is a headache. There, I said it. It’s slow, communication is siloed, and version management is pretty much non-existent. But it doesn’t have to be. Let’s look at the four most common problems in the MLR review process for pharma teams and how you can solve them.

Medical, legal, and regulatory affairs (MLR) reviews explained

In the last 20 years, pharmaceutical, biotech, and life science companies have shelled out over $12 billion to settle lawsuits. One major cause of these fines is inaccurate marketing and product labels, which is where MLR reviews come in.

A guide to online collaboration and the best tools in 2022

In the digital age, online collaboration is more important than ever before. With their intuitive collaboration features, online collaboration tools enable distributed teams to seamlessly work on projects and share files, feedback, and information.

The Big Stage: Domino’s new mind-ordering pizza app, Nike’s 50th anniversary film, and more

Top stories this week: Domino’s celebrates the return of Stranger Things with new mind-ordering pizza app. Spike Lee directs and stars in Nike’s 50th anniversary film. Pringles has partnered up with YouTube sensation “Hot Ones” to create a series of scorchin’ flavors.

The Big Stage: camapign to raise awareness of STIs, new rooftop “Chillboards”, and more

Top stories this week: Ogilvy UK has partnered with the relationship charity, Relate, to create a playful range of vegetable-themed condoms. Rooftop “Chillboards” by Coors Light reduce surface temperatures by up to 50 degrees. Corona billboard uses sunlight and shadows to deliver brand message.

The Big Stage: Publicis says “Do try this at home”, Michelob Ultra wants to release the pressure put on athletes, and more

Top stories this week: Legendary cars meet legendary car chases in a playful new campaign from Publicis Conseil. Michelob Ultra challenges the pressure athletes are put under by sports marketing.
In celebration of its 10th anniversary, Gotham Greens has teamed up with iconic rock band, Grateful Dead for a new product.

Everything you need to know about file sharing

File sharing is the process of making digital resources, such as documents, graphics, and audio and video files available for other people with a digital device. Find out everything you need to know about file sharing.

How to build an efficient approval process in 2022

At any given moment, in organizations across the world, you’ll find a person or team waiting on an approval. And depending on the size of the organization, this approval process could take weeks, months, or even years.
By streamlining your approval process, you can increase productivity, improve costs, and ensure the quality of your work.

The Big Stage: Fake video game ad from Persil, wherefrom wants brands to stop using greenwashing, and more

Top stories this week: Persil and Lola MullenLowe promote playing outside with fake video game ad. Sustainability review platform, wherefrom, has had enough of brands making misleading claims about the environment. Pim Preston delivers eye-popping packaging for Wild Dose supplements.

The Big Stage: How SLAPS halves design time, new comedy campaign for Burger King, and more

Top stories this week: how SLAPS halved their design time with Filestage, giving them more time to focus on quality and boosting social engagement. Following in the footsteps of last year’s Confusing Times campaign, David Madrid just dropped Even More Confusing Times for Burger King. Iconic ice cream brand, Baskin-Robbins, has been given a refresh by ChangeUp.

A guide to improving client feedback management in 2022

An efficient client and customer feedback management system can be the difference between setting your business up for success.
In this guide, you’ll learn everything you need to know about the client and customer feedback management process.

The Big Stage: Embarrassing ad campaigns, the McDonald’s fries crosswalk, and more

As workloads increase and deadlines become more demanding, mistakes can easily slip through the net. From harmless typos to blatant racism, sometimes even the biggest brands get things wrong. Here, we look at embarrassing content mistakes, and more news from the world of marketing.

SLAPS halves design time to dominate California’s craft cannabis scene with Filestage

SLAPS is a Gen Z-focused creative agency based out of Los Angeles and Barcelona. In an era of constant overstimulation, SLAPS is on a mission to enhance the experiences people have with brands. They collaborate closely with their partners, encouraging them to reflect on why and for who they were created.

6 embarrassing content mistakes and how to avoid them

This year, global ad spend is set to hit $745 billion. And that doesn’t even include formats like webpages, signage, packaging, and organic social. When you add it all up, one thing is clear: companies are creating an incredible amount of content.

The Big Stage: Packaging pranks for April Fools’ Day, Seth Rogen’s weed brand, and more

From Hellmann’s to Bud Light, April Fools’ Day is the perfect time of year for brands to have a little fun with their fans. This year, we saw everything from Papa Johns’ Pot Noodle pizza to Banza’s Just The Sauce sachets – because it’s just that good!

Project management basics: A beginner’s guide to managing projects successfully

Being a successful project manager requires a sound understanding of project management principles. Get insight into the right project management tools to support your project, and make all the difference. 

All you need to know about online proofing for agencies in 2022

To make sure your service and deliverables fulfill all of your client’s requirements and expectations, you need to ask for feedback. Otherwise, the client might be disappointed, which will have a negative impact on your partnership and your profits. This article will explain how online proofing helps agencies manage feedback, keep their clients happy, and build great long-term relationships.

A beginner’s guide to online proofing for photographers

Taking visually appealing photos is just one part of a professional photographer’s work. After the shoot, sharing the images with your clients gives them a chance to select their favorite shots and also give feedback on how they want the photos edited.

The ultimate guide to online proofing for graphic designers in 2022

Getting clear and precise feedback on your designs is crucial to create your best work and meet client expectations. This is where online proofing for graphic designers can make a difference. In this article, you will find out how to get clear feedback, on time, and avoid unnecessary bottlenecks.

Sign up for weekly news and inspiration

Join over 40,000 marketers and creatives staying up to date with The Big Stage newsletter