January 7, 2020

SEO is getting more specific: Here’s what you need to know

While it’s common knowledge that Google frequently updates that requirements, specifications, and updates for websites, these new guidelines often come by surprise to many businesses. As such, each update leads to frantic shuffling and strategy changing, to get ahead of the bots and stick to that coveted top spot. But with the recent BERT update, Google has given us a […]
December 19, 2019

What alternative search engines might your customers be using?

When most people think about search engines, it’s Google that comes instantly to mind. In fact, so much so that ‘Google’ has become an oft-used verb. “Let me Google that for you” or “I’m going to Google it”, are phrases that you might expect to hear. However, are people always talking about using Google’s search engine? Though we use Google […]
December 18, 2019

You don’t need a brand ‘trumpet’, you need a marketing orchestra!

There are no quick fixes or instant solutions to attracting and retaining customers. Nor is any one customer the same as the next. Even if you have a clearly defined ‘customer avatar’ you surely know that individual choice and decision making are pivotal. All the customer data you can lay your hands on will still draw you back to one […]
December 11, 2019

Google targets diversity in latest update

The latest updates that Google has made to the guidelines it issues to Search Quality Evaluators has been changed to emphasise diversity of opinion, in a move that has been interpreted as a reaction to claims of bias by the search engine giant.   What’s changed? When assessing the quality of the search results that Google returns, evaluators are now […]
December 11, 2019
Digital Marketing Trends

Up and coming trends in digital marketing for 2020

As we approach the end of 2019, it presents us with the perfect opportunity to get ahead of the game and start planning our marketing campaigns for 2020. Below, we are going to take a look at some of the up and coming trends we expect to make a big impact throughout the year ahead.   Conversational marketing There is […]
October 8, 2019

eCommerce: Christmas Starts Now!

It’s never too early to think about Christmas if you want your online store to maximise on seasonal spending. It’s no secret that people spend huge sums on gifts, entertainment and food over the festive season. Estimates suggest that in the UK we splash out around £19.5 billion on Christmas presents, food, drinks, decorations and parties. What’s not so widely […]
September 18, 2019

Have you planned for Black Friday yet?

Last year, UK eCommerce sales set a new record of 1.49bn, a jump of 7.3% on 2017. Online sales continue to creep up year on year, which is why savvy eCommerce retailers are planning their Black Friday activity now. Consumers are spending more time researching Black Friday deals than ever before, so it’s crucial to have your offers front and […]
July 4, 2019

Choosing the right social media platforms to promote your brand

It is very common for a startup business, to create a business page on every social media platform to get your brand name out there. But is this the right thing to do? Creating and publishing content on the right platforms is a great way to build a strong relationship with your audience and customers. There are a range of […]
June 13, 2019

B2B: Preparing for the Summer Slowdown

  If you operate in the B2B arena, you’ll know that throughout the year there are spells where business slows, you know it’s coming, it happens every year without fail.