Social media advertising currently has an impactful influence on the customer response toward a brand or a product. Marketing activities that occur on the brand's social media sites are also the main reason for generating brand equity and influencing customer response. The followers that are included on the social media sites of the brand are the customers that follow the latest information about the brand’s product, price, and promotion. Consumers look for information about specific brands on these social media sites, especially Indonesian local brands. Furthermore, these websites have a great influence on consumers' purchasing intentions. The purpose of this research is to analyze the impact of social media marketing campaigns (SMMA) on consumer response (CR) through brand equity (BE).and analyze what type of content is shared and preferred by social media users This study uses a mixed-method approach by using Explanatory Design. This study showed there is a positive relationship between SMMA towards CR. BE has the influence of mediation for SMMA and CR. The study also showed that value proposition branding on a social media advertisement properly could improve the consumer response. The results of this research can be used as basic data for local branding marketing strategies. especially by investigating the relative importance of each component of social media advertising and considering the impact of customer response to purchase intentions.
- Local brand equity
- Social media marketing