The Hypnosis of Pokémon Go

8 Sep

The launch of the new Pokémon Go app a couple of months back opened the doors to a digital revolution, completely hypnotising people across the world.

The app built on Niantic’s real world gaming platform uses real life locations to encourage users to go out into the world to find and catch various …

Posted in Digital Marketing, Online Marketing, Social Media by Jessica Baaphy

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Betting on Football Conference 2016 – Round Up

5 May

First of all we’d just like to say a huge thanks to Sports Betting Community (SBC) for putting on this great event. It was their third year running this conference and it is a growing success.

Being a full service digital marketing agency we work with multiple clients across many …

Posted in Content Marketing, Social Media by Matthew Stratford

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6 Social Media Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

1 Apr

As Social Media Marketers, we’re always looking out for the latest tools, app updates, algorithm changes, viral videos – the list goes on! Even though we like to set aside a fair amount of time for reading up on the …

Posted in Social Media by Hyacinth Guelas

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The Pros and Cons of Using Twitter for Customer Service

23 Mar

As tech giant Apple launches its own support handle, we ask if it’s now obligatory for businesses to use Twitter for customer service, and discuss the pros and cons.

From dating to takeaways, millennials demand instant gratification, so using a social networking site to make …

Posted in Ecommerce, Online Marketing, Social Media by Hayley Watson | 1 comment

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Facebook Reactions Officially Launched

24 Feb

After over a year of hearing about it, Facebook has finally launched Reactions to the masses. Facebook newsfeeds around the world are about to be bombarded with colourful emojis as users are now able to “Like”, “Love”, “Haha”, “Sad” or “Angry” a Facebook post.

These new faces to the Facebook world …

Posted in Social Media by Hyacinth Guelas

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How to make GIFs using Photoshop CS5

9 Feb

GIFs are everywhere, on social media, blogs and websites. These funny little animated images are both popular and on-trend, so if you’re a business you really don’t want to ignore them.

With so many online GIF-making sites it is easy to just use an automated GIF creator. But what if …

Posted in Content Marketing, Online Marketing, Social Media by Felicity Ferguson

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5 Ways to Handle a Twitter Shutdown

19 Jan

Ah, the great Twitter outage of January 2016 left our Social Media team in a sad state. With the site down on the web and mobile, our team had to spend the morning NOT browsing through their feeds and laughing at the latest @BadFatherHan joke and found other things to occupy their …

Posted in Social Media by Hyacinth Guelas

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Instagram Tips & Tricks: Don’t take another photo without reading this!

30 Apr

With over 300 million users Worldwide and an average of 70 million photos uploaded every day, it can be hard to cut through the huge amount of content posted on Instagram.

The platform has made it far more accessible and affordable for people who have an interest in photography to …

Posted in Social Media by Tom Channell | 2 comments

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10 Industry Leading Blogs’ Social Sharing Strategies

30 Mar

Which social media platforms should you be using? Take tips from the experts with our industry analysis.
Everyone has their favourite blog, and the chances are that your favourite blog has an amazing social media presence, with huge numbers of followers and great engagement rates. But how have they done …

Posted in Social Media by Tom Channell

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5 Google Doodles We Still Remember

20 Mar

Since the very first Doodle in 1998, there have been over 2000 Google Doodles and counting. From artists to astronauts, Google have been celebrating birthdays, holiday and all manner of special occasions from all over the world; with their dedicated team of Doodlers coming up with ideas all the …

Posted in Social Media by Rosamunde Wells

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