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Birthday Boys

It’s official – Bamboo Manchester has spent 365 wonderful days as Clockwork members at Ziferblat Edge Street! We’ve had a fantastic first year co-working from Ziferblat Edge Street. We still love coming to work knowing that each day will be different – from how the space is used by everyone in it, to the people […]

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Mancunia

Manchester is a city that has something about it. You can’t quite put your finger on it but it’s there, chatting in the old city pubs, brainstorming in basement warehouses, or weaving along the industrial streets. Northern city dwellers forever doing their own gritty, creative thing. We first moved into the Northern Quarter because we […]

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Coffee Culture

Bamboo’s coffee adventures at Ziferblat, Edge Street Coffee has been married into our lives for a very long time. From the first people that discovered the beans, to the millions of coffee shops across the planet. We just can’t get enough of the stuff. In recent years, coffee culture has been working fervently underground. Coffee […]

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Hello, is it me you are looking for?

Why Google Rankings strategies matter Your site is up and running, it’s looking sleek and shiny, ready for the whole world to see. You sit at your computer waiting for the thousands of visits and leads that are going to come knocking on your digital window. So why have the weeks gone by and you’re […]

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The Age of Code

Why coders are today’s rock stars Every decade we have a ‘cool’ job gang. And every decade there are a set of people that go from working behind the scenes to rocking our professional world overnight. This decade is the age of the coders. Gone are the socially inept stereotypes and in its place, are […]

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Let Me Tell You A Story

Why people want to know the story behind the brand Humans have always connected through stories. Even when we didn’t know how to write, we passed on stories through folklore, songs and pictures. Some of our most beloved stories and books are actually just modern versions of the most ancient of tales, which shows how […]

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Web designing for the human attention span

The modern human attention span often gets compared to that of a gold fish, or sometimes shown to be even worse. Whether it’s true or not, one thing web designers are all too aware of is that it’s a very tricky game to keep someone’s focus. Our attention is being grabbed from literally all corners […]

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The Green Machine

Why ethical marketing is here to stay Social responsibility, conscious capitalism and ethical marketing are all buzzing around the internet, are being pinged across email servers and are heatedly debated in meeting rooms around the world. Why? because those who are paid to watch out for changes in market trends have already noticed that responsible […]

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Should You Be Using WordPress Plugins
Should you be using WordPress Plugins?

WordPress is arguably the most successful and influential blogging and website platform there is, and is estimated to power 14% of the world wide web today. A large part of its success is due to its rich set of features and its highly adaptable and powerful plugins. For those of us who are still getting […]

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3 Reasons why you should be using Infographics

Getting through to your audience has never been more complicated. We are living in an age of hyper-communication where each individual, on average, processes the equivalent of 174 newspapers and is exposed to an estimated 10,000 adverts every single day. The hurrier I go the behinder I get Cutting through the noise and grabbing fickle […]

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