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Goodbye, Vine!

Goodbye, Vine!

  The last days of the six-second video sharing app.   Today marks the end of Vine as we know it. Last October, parent company Twitter announced the decision to strip back our favourite six-second video sharing app to a similar version called Vine Camera – a move that comes into effect today. While Vine […]

The Big Fat Digital Marketing Round Up 2016

The Big Fat Digital Marketing Round Up 2016

2016 is finally out the door – you can practically hear the collective sigh of relief. From political pandemonium to Prince, there’s no denying it has been an eventful 12 months. It hasn’t been all bad. For those of us who care, digital marketing, as always, has experienced significant progress – including several key trends which […]

Digital Marketing Horoscope 2017

Digital Marketing Horoscope 2017

What does 2017 have in store for marketers? Follow your destiny for the latest and greatest trends in our Digital Marketing Horoscope 2017.

The State of Travel Marketing 2016

The State of Travel Marketing 2016

In 2015 over 1.1 billion tourists travelled abroad – a number that is expected to have increased by another 3-4% in 2016. On the face of it, the travel industry is looking great. But with an intensely competitive market, travel marketers still face a variety of obstacles when promoting destinations and package deals. Created in […]

5 of the Best B2B Content Marketing Platforms

5 of the Best B2B Content Marketing Platforms

We talk a lot about how brands can reach consumers but what about when you’re working B2B? According to the sixth annual B2B Content Marketing Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends— North America report 2016, less than half (44%) of B2B marketers are clear on what content marketing success would look like in their organisation. What’s more, […]

Three Kings of Christmas Content

Three Kings of Christmas Content

With little under two weeks until Christmas Day, ‘tis officially the season to be jolly. While most of us are still running around like headless turkeys, the world of marketing was prepared months ago, with some Christmas content appearing in early November. We all know who the usual suspects are, but who else got festive marketing […]

This Month’s Hottest Content Marketing News: November

This Month’s Hottest Content Marketing News: November

As a weird autumn turns into winter, we look back at November’s Hottest Content Marketing News. November certainly didn’t disappoint when it picked up the baton for 2016, with another month of extraordinary news stories coming to the fore. The world of content marketing also witnessed several goings on, as several brands reacted to the […]

When Content Gets Ugly: How to Spot Fake News

When Content Gets Ugly: How to Spot Fake News

Because, in the words of Mark Zuckerberg, the truth is “complicated.” Fake news is far more likely to go viral than real news. Observe. Which of these headlines do you think got the most shares? “An FBI agent suspected in Clinton’s email leaks found dead in an apparent murder-suicide.” The Denver Guardian OR “No criminality […]

The Social Campaigns That Defined the US Election

The Social Campaigns That Defined the US Election

The fallout and furore surrounding Donald Trump’s victory in the US presidential election shows no signs of slowing down and will undoubtedly dominate news headlines for many weeks to come. While the American population rejoice-slash-despair and political commentators continue to analyse the situation to death, we’ve been looking at the key social campaigns and movements […]

The Content Marketing KPIs That Actually Matter

The Content Marketing KPIs That Actually Matter

Since the advent of web analytics, marketers have had access to a whole world of data regarding key performance indicators (KPIs). This is all well and good, but unless you know how to interpret them you might as well be reading a different language.  Where content is concerned, several people still fall into the trap […]

Creating a Fair Culture for Content Creation

Creating a Fair Culture for Content Creation

It can be tricky working in an organisation devoted to great content marketing – every department wants to carve a big slice of the content pie. In content creation, you need to produce something that is of interest to your audience, but also encourages action, something that features relevant keywords, but is also compelling for the […]

Top 5 Digital Content Gift Ideas for Christmas

Top 5 Digital Content Gift Ideas for Christmas

In the world of marketing, it’s never too early to start preparing for Christmas. After all, eBay analysis from last year’s festive period found that there were half a million searches on the site for Christmas during August. But while timing is undoubtedly important when it comes to targeting festive shoppers, the quality of the […]

The Power of Human Interest When Creating Interactive Infographics

The Power of Human Interest When Creating Interactive Infographics

While the United States of America and indeed the rest of the world still reacts from an astonishing presidential election result for Donald Trump, the UK is responding to another, rather different news story – the 2016 John Lewis Christmas Ad. Despite the plethora of content mediums that are on offer today, audiences remain transfixed […]

Creative Thinking: What Kind of Thinker Are You?

Creative Thinking: What Kind of Thinker Are You?

As a digital content agency, we know that creativity is everything. But what exactly is it?  The ability to transcend traditional ideas? The power to embrace failure? Perhaps it means the ability to think outside the box? Can creativity be taught? Can it be learned? However hard it is to define, one thing is for […]

Infographic Agency: 5 Hacks to Beautify Your Infographics

Infographic Agency: 5 Hacks to Beautify Your Infographics

Much as it pains me to say it as a wordsmith, when it comes to infographics (and most other content) – spot-on visuals are pretty much the be-all and end-all. It doesn’t matter how elegantly crafted your copy is, how painstakingly well-researched your data, if it looks like rubbish, the user is going to take a […]

Content Marketing Horror Stories

Content Marketing Horror Stories

From the bone-chilling to the just plain terrifying, we look at some of the most hair-raising content marketing horror stories from recent years. Content marketing can be scary. Even armed with the most powerful content, with so much going on out there, sometimes there’s no one to hear you scream. From horrifying hashtag hijackings to […]

Content Marketing Checklist: Case Studies That Convert

Content Marketing Checklist: Case Studies That Convert

Like any form of content marketing, the art of writing good case studies can be difficult to master. To help you get there, we’ve partnered up with the content team at Unbounce to bring you this handy infographic. Work through all 34 points on our checklist and get creating the kind of case studies that […]

Content Marketing Explained With Pizza

Content Marketing Explained With Pizza

Did you know that those producing quality content now experience 7.8 times more site traffic and 6 times more conversions than those that don’t? The makings of high-quality content can be hard to pin down, so we thought we’d try it another way … We all love pizza, right? Rich, deep and satisfying, great pizza […]

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