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Comparing Nespresso Coffee Capsules and a Discount Code [Review]

For those who don’t know I LOVE coffee and have done since the very start of my working life  (5:00 am breakfast shifts at a city centre hotel, require coffee to remain sane).

I average around 6 cups per day, and this can include any type from instant, ground coffee, freshly ground …

  • Posted: November 21, 2013
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Top marketing blogs to read in 2013

TopRank

Toprank is masterminded by Lee Odden. I first encountered Lee at Ion Search in Leeds back in April 2012. His talk “Optimise & Socialise For More Customers” was first class and the way he connected search and content …

2012 Online Marketing and Music Blog in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:
600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 8,400 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 14 years to get that many views.
Click here to see the complete report.

  • Posted: December 31, 2012
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7 useful LinkedIn data visualisations from 2012

LinkedIn is one of the biggest social networks out there as at the 21st December LinkedIn estimate that they have around 187 million members. It’s been a busy year for the professional community based company, including launching new profile pages and a new homepage.

2012 has seen a good deal of growth for LinkedIn and has seen an 87% increase in users over the last 20 months. Here I take a look at …

10 Ways To Convert More Customers Using Psychology

I found this great infographic by Help Scout over on the Social Mouths blog. Psychology is a topic that I find especially interesting particularly as a marketer looking into why consumers behave the way they do! It always amazes me how simple tips such as setting a minimum donation can create such an impact.

Check out the 10 ways to convert more customers using psychology below:…

6-Step Cheat Sheet to the Facebook Business Page Timeline Design

I get quite a bit of traffic to my Facebook timeline post, so i thought it might be good to show you this neat infographic from Hubspot called the ’6-Step Cheat Sheet to the Facebook Business Page Timeline Design’.

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Generation App: Factors Driving Mobile Gaming Growth

Having previously posted about social gambling on sites like Facebook, this follow up post aims to give more information (and stats) outlining the growth of mobile gaming and how gaming brands can use social media and free or paid apps to connect with their audience.

Across the EU5 countries (the UK, Spain, Germany, Italy and France), smartphone gaming is up 55 per cent from the same time last year. Half of smartphone users, that’s 46.4 …

  • Posted: October 6, 2012
  • Tags: Online
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Marketing books that got me through my dissertation

Bearing in mind that a lot of my friends have been talking recently about their dissertation, I though I’d run through in a bit more detail some of the marketing books that I found most useful when I was writing the dreaded (I actually enjoyed it) big ‘D’.
Principles Of Marketing
Now on its 4th edition (although my copy is the 3rd edition), …

6 Tremendous Twitter tools to enhance your tweets

There are a number of social tools out there, offering different functions. Here we take a look at some of the tools available for Twitter.
Buffer
Buffer is an an app that I’ve been using with Twitter for some time now. It gives you the opportunity to schedule your tweets, which is great if you have a lot of things that you want to share but are concerned about overkill. Simply identify the items you want …

Tweets vs Rankings from Branded3

A new study from Branded3 has found that the volume of tweets you receive does impact on where you rank in Google. The data is fresh too -collected this month, using another one of the Branded3 sites Twitition, which offers Twitter users a platform to petition through.

The study has already been …

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