The DAM Guru Program blog contains educational digital asset management articles and links, program information, and calls for Gurus.

New DAM Book: Metadata for Content Management

Posted by on Jul 19, 2016 in DAM Education | 1 comment

DAM Guru Program creator, David Diamond, has released a new book entitled, Metadata for Content Management. It’s David’s first book release since DAM Survival Guide, back in 2012.

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Guru Call: UK

Posted by on Jul 2, 2016 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Member is seeking assistance in finding a UK-based company that provides metadata/asset management support services, as a managed service under contract. DGP member would like to be able to upload raw assets and have a third-party review them, fix or add metadata tags, including selecting appropriate terms from a controlled vocabulary, maintaining the controlled vocabulary, and then approving the asset. Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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Guru Call: India

Posted by on Jun 1, 2016 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Looking for a Guru in India/Asia region.  DGP member is seeking knowledge about SaaS DAM options including Percolate, Bynder, North Plains, Thron and looking to get views from existing users on their selection process. Member would like to request for a 15 minutes phone/video call with DAM experts to help get thoughts. Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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David Diamond to Speak at West Michigan Content Strategy Group

Posted by on May 23, 2016 in DAM Events | 0 comments

On June 01, 2016 The West Michigan Content Strategy Group will host DAM Guru Program creator David Diamond for “Digital Content Findability Strategies.” Diamond will be discussing topics from his forthcoming book, “Taxonomy and Metadata Design for Digital Content Management.” Free copies of Diamond’s previous DAM book DAM Survival Guide will be sent to attendees, sponsored by Picturepark. (Picturepark also sponsors DAM Guru Program.) The West Michigan Content Strategy Group is a DAM Meetup that focuses on...

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Guru Call: USA

Posted by on May 15, 2016 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

DAM Guru member is seeking to speak with other DAM Guru members who currently use Saepio, Pica9, Brandmaker, Brandworkz and/or Bynder as a DAM solution. DGP member’s company is considering a new DAM vendor in 2017. Available DAM Guru members who are able to provide insights on any of these DAM solutions should reach out to their program manager for more details. Not yet a member? Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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Guru Call: USA

Posted by on Apr 9, 2016 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

DAM Guru Program member is looking for a Guru in Atlanta, Georgia. Member is needing to write the policies for use with current digital asset management system. Member is interested in the DAM resources that can assist with this. Available DAM Guru members who are able to help may reach out to their program manager for more details. Not yet a member? Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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Guru Call: Finland

Posted by on Mar 30, 2016 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Looking for a Guru to provide assistance to a DGP member in Finland. Member is seeking case studies about enterprise digital asset management systems in the retail and food industries. Available DAM Guru members who are able to help may reach out to their program manager for more details. Not yet a member? Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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Guru Talk: Frank DeCarlo – RPR Graphics, Inc

Posted by on Mar 28, 2016 in DGP Member Interviews | 0 comments

Frank is a veteran of the digital asset management industry and understands the most important questions to ask with regard to DAM is the why, who and how. Answers to these questions are valuable in the long game to success. What companies/organizations have you worked for as a DAM professional? What was your role at each? Only one. RPR Graphics, Inc., who worked with a DAM vendor before the internet and before DAM was coined as digital asset management. We customized it and used it in a way to manage scanned chromes for weekly circulars when...

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Guru Call: DAM Meetup – Dallas, TX

Posted by on Mar 22, 2016 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Looking for DAM Guru Program members who are interested in joining a DAM Meetup that covers the greater Dallas area of Texas. This recently created Dallas DAM Meetup group is now up and running and looking to expand membership! Interested members should connect with their program manager for more details. Your information will be passed on to the DGP member who is leading this DAM Meetup. #DAMMeetup...

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Guru Call: USA

Posted by on Mar 16, 2016 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Looking for a Guru in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Member is seeking answers to questions about a specific digital asset management system provided by North Plains. DGP member’s inquiry is about North Plains’ product called On Brand. They are looking to speak to those who have experience with storage expansion for this product. Available DAM Guru members who are able to help may reach out to their program manager for more details. Not yet a member? Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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