Digital Marketing Blog

13 08, 2015

Why is marketing a Small Business so hard?

By | 2016-11-07T22:20:11+00:00 August 13th, 2015|Digital Marketing|0 Comments

Marketing a small business can be hard. I know that from experience because I've worked for them, worked with them and I am one myself too. There are many reasons why it's difficult. In this post I explore some of the main ones, and offer ways that you can help overcome them and make things easier [...]

23 05, 2015

7 Signs it may be time to outsource your Digital Marketing

By | 2016-11-07T22:20:11+00:00 May 23rd, 2015|Digital Marketing|0 Comments

Finding customers (and keeping them) is crucial to your business. Most businesses start out by managing their own marketing, because they don't have a great deal of cash and they can typically drum up enough business through their existing contacts to keep them busy. That's absolutely the right thing to do in that situation. As [...]

20 05, 2015

What exactly are Periscope and Meerkat and how will they change Social Media?

By | 2016-11-07T22:20:11+00:00 May 20th, 2015|Social Media|0 Comments

A few weeks ago, two very similar new Social Media platforms launched within days of each other - Periscope and Meerkat. Both were fairly high-profile launches to the already-crowded Social Media scene, so what do they both do, will either of them last, and what is the point of them? Well firstly, both are live streaming [...]

18 06, 2011

Will banning Twitter and Facebook help the All Blacks win the Rugby World Cup?

By | 2016-11-07T22:20:11+00:00 June 18th, 2011|Facebook, Internet Marketing, Social Media, Twitter|0 Comments

Today I saw this news story explaining that the All Blacks (New Zealand's rugby team) will be banned from using Twitter and Facebook until after this year's Rugby World Cup (which runs from September 9th to October 22nd). Now I don't mind admitting, I don't blog nearly as often as I should, but any story [...]

9 03, 2010

What exactly is the point of Twitter?

By | 2013-01-07T22:38:58+00:00 March 9th, 2010|Internet Marketing, Social Media, Twitter|0 Comments

Twitter is  big news. Unless you've been in hiding for the last 2 or 3 years, you've probably heard of Twitter one way or another.Whether it's footballers expressing their dissatisfaction at being dropped from the team, or celebrities like Stephen Fry documenting their everyday lives, much has been written about this latest social media craze. [...]