Just like Christmas, Hanukkah and Chinese New Year have their fixed places on our calendars, Apple have become a regular addition to events we look forward to each year (or in their case, actually twice, three, four times a year). Friday, the 24th of April 2015, was one of these hotly anticipated dates. After years […]
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In February we ran a successful marketing event where we collaboratively planned future on and off-line marketing content. So why should you come to our event in June? Collectively we have a wider reach and as such a louder voice! The February attendees have a collective reach on Twitter of over 500,000 followers. Visitors to […]
There have been many funny, challenging and brave uses of social media marketing that has paid off for brands. We thought we would share some of the more eggciting ones with you this Easter holiday weekend. 1. Let’s start with #ByeZayn (sniff). Supermarket brand Lidl cleverly news jacked the departure of Zayn from boy band One Direction – they knocked a […]
The ETAG Technology Conference 2015 was a huge success so much so, the sun and moon eclipsed! Yes ETAG, arranged conference to coincide with an eclipse of the sun! Well… … Always a great event for networking we had 150 attendees who learned about Mobile Ticketing, Talking Posters and 3D Printing (amongst other topics). Watch the Ultimaker video to get […]
Led by our ETAG Technology presenters we hosted #Edcal a brain storming session to create a joint marketing calendar to promote Edinburgh. The buzz in the room was fantastic and we are very grateful to all of our table hosts who did an amazing job! Our aim for 2015 is to support one another in content […]
Over recent workshops and Technology Tuesday sessions we have discussed SEO and keywords a lot! We have looked at Mobile SEO and discovered why Online Travel Agencies often dominate the search space. There are so many keywords and phrases we could use to promote our businesses with, hotels in edinburgh, luxury wedding venues, restaurants, fine […]
Read our Guest Blog by David Goldie of Mackerel Media Early last year Tom Loosemore the Deputy Director at the Government’s Digital Service was asked the question: “When will more people visit GOV.UK using a mobile or tablet than a PC?” Tom responded: “On Christmas Day 2014, if not before.” In fact it actually happened far […]
We are talking Pinterest (all one word)… not Pin Interest but Pinterest. “Pinterest is a web and mobile application company that offers a visual discovery, collection, sharing, and storage tool.” A few facts: The platform, which is free, has over 70 million users Given the visual nature the platform is highly engaging – users often […]
Guest Blog from Simon Duke , Head of User Experience, Innovation Digital Engaging users with a product is a key goal of marketers. Recently, there has been a move to understand how techniques used to make games so deeply absorbing can be used to create more engaging digital content. What makes games so engrossing? Game […]