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January 7, 2012

6 reasons to use video to promote your business

2012 will see the rise of the video. With new tools and platforms emerging all the time, SMEs are able to distribute videos easily, leveling the playing field with larger companies. Video allows you to engage with your audience as well as increase your SEO. 1. Grab your customers attention instantly 2. Explain what you…


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January 7, 2012

10 things you need to do in 2012

You’ve taken down the tree from reception, got over the humiliation of the office party and you’re back at your desk with a whole year ahead. Don’t be sad! There is so much to look forward to in 2012. On your marks … 1. Get up to speed. Elvis isn’t king, content is. And if…


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January 7, 2012

New report for SMEs

We’ve spotted a new report from Borrell Associates which looks at SMEs and the use of social media. The report highlights the increasing demand for social media by SMEs, and shows that: Between 45% and 70% of SMEs already have a social media presence – mostly Facebook Social media marketing was just behind paid search…


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January 7, 2012

A review of 2011 – what a year!

So much exciting stuff happened in the wonderful world of marketing in 2011. Here are just a few of them. Social media dominates A report by Experian shows that Facebook accounted for around three per cent of all searches in 2011 – a whopping 46% rise on the previous year. This makes it the most…


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January 5, 2012

A health kick

mmadigital would like to wish you a Happy New Year. Hopefully you have had a well deserved rest and are now ready and raring to go this New Year. January is one of those times when we take a look at ourselves and think about what we might do differently. Maybe you have plans to…


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December 12, 2011

Top Twitter tricks

Just when you thought Twitter couldn’t get any easier, check out these cool keyboard shortcuts. Go on, give them a go. N= New Tweet T = Retweet GR = Mentions GH = Home GP = Profile / = Search M = Direct Message “.” =Load new Tweets And if you want more, just press shift…


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December 12, 2011

Give your business a health check

Book a free marketing health check and receive £50 of John Lewis vouchers on us – just in time for Christmas. As it’s almost Christmas and we’re in a good mood, we’d like to give you £50 of John Lewis Vouchers when you book a marketing health check with us. So, what is a marketing…


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December 12, 2011

Google +1 – what on earth does it do?

Google +1 may affect how your site ranks in search engines. +1 is a way for Google users to say they like your website or a specific page on it clicking a +1 button that looks like this on your web pages. If someone “likes” your site then it appears in search engine results. Google…


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December 12, 2011

Where to spend your marketing budget in 2012

Every man and his dog seems to know how you should be spending your marketing budget these days. But the truth is, what works for one business may not work for another. Just because your competitors are spending squillions of pounds on the latest craze, doesn’t mean you should be doing the same. It also…


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December 7, 2011

Christmas Special from mmadigital

Another year is coming to an end.  Has your marketing strategy worked for you this year?  Has it gained you more customers, got your name out to a relevant audience?  Have you adopted a marketing policy for your social media?  Or do you feel you need to think again or worse still, don’t know? Sign…