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People-First Content – Understanding The Google Helpful Content Update

In the constantly evolving world of Google updates, a recent update emphasizes the search engine’s commitment to making useful content easier to find. Back in September 2022, Google finished rolling out its Helpful Content Update.* This is a search ranking algorithm update created to help searchers find high-quality content much easier. In short, Google wants […]
8th December 2022 Miranda Griffith

2022 Digital Marketing Dates – Key Dates for Your Digital Marketing Calendar

It’s that time of year again. Time to start planning your 2022 digital marketing strategy. By planning ahead for your 2022 marketing activity, you’ll be able to react quickly to changes and plan campaigns around the biggest events of the year as well as planning for potentially quieter periods. We’ve put together a handy downloadable […]
4th January 2022 Laura Sargeant

What is Duplicate Content?

If you are taking the plunge into the world of SEO content and online marketing, one term you may have come across is ‘duplicate content’. If the terms thin content and duplicate content have you puzzled, our guide is here to help with everything from what is duplicate content to what you can do about […]
26th May 2021 Laura Sargeant

Why Now is the Best Time to Create a Business Blog

The past few months have been a challenging time for many of us. Businesses and individuals have had to completely change how they go about their day-to-day lives, adapting how they shop, how they live and how they conduct business. Many businesses have had to temporarily close in order to follow government guidance and keep […]
13th August 2020 Laura Sargeant

THE ESSENTIAL 2019 RETAIL MARKETING CALENDAR

National Holidays and Observance Days are incredibly influential on the spending habits of consumers the world over. Easter approaching? Buy an Easter egg! Here comes Christmas; let’s go crazy on Christmas presents. Oh and don’t forget Valentine’s Day, must buy some chocolates and flowers. International Holidays, National Celebrations or even significant sporting and music events […]
4th January 2019 Alice Myler

Who Reigns Supreme – In-House Marketing vs. Marketing Agency?

Unlike the flat-pack furniture you can pick up in Ikea, marketing campaigns never take a one-size-fits-all approach. Every individual company has unique aims, objectives and outcomes that they would like to achieve from their marketing campaign, and so campaigns need uniquely crafting, tweaking and moulding to achieve success. To create an award-winning, goal-smashing, money-making marketing […]
20th July 2018 Alice Myler

How to reduce bounce rate: your questions answered

When browsing Google Analytics, you may have noticed a little statistic called ‘bounce rate’. Perhaps you’ve been thinking about some of these common questions: What does bounce rate actually mean? Why is it important? Do I need to reduce my bounce rate? If so, how do I do it? Luckily for you, we are here […]
21st May 2018 Omar Beason

5 Important SEO factors to consider when creating Web Content

Whether you like it or not, understanding the importance of SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) is the key to ranking success when content writing, or creating any other web content. Tackling SEO marketing can seem scary at first, especially when you find out that Google considers around 200 factors to rank a site! But don’t worry […]
13th April 2018 Alice Myler

DUPLICATE CONTENT: WHAT IS IT AND WHY SHOULD YOU BE AWARE?!

Duplicate content is what it says on the tin. If your website features content that is identical or substantially similar to other content at more than one URL, regardless of whether this is within one domain or across multiple, this is classified as duplicate content. More often than not, duplicate website content is not disingenuous […]
2nd February 2018 Alice Myler

How to Use Twitter for Marketing Your Business

  By now, everyone will have heard of Twitter – but did you know that it can be an excellent online marketing tool? Frequently using Twitter as a whole can take your business much further, and help to put your content in front of the right people. Your target audience can stroll through their Twitter […]
15th January 2018 Siana-Rose Crawford