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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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Mirror, Mirror

What does your online presence say about you? ‘Who am I?’ is a timeless question, and answering it has never been straight forward. Your true self not only changes through time and experience but is also adaptable to different situations. Then there is the projected self, or how you show yourself to the outside world. […]

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Are We Transcending Social Media

Sharing is caring Are we transcending traditional social media? There is a lot of online buzz about whether social media has replaced traditional marketing and journalism. The short answer to this is yes in a fashion it has, and quite a while ago. What is more importantly happening is that traditional social media channels are […]

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Northern Soul

Why Manchester is becoming a global centre for digital creatives The red-brick northern giant, the home of Oasis, the set of Shameless and the birthplace of the industrial revolution. The city today is as iconic as it is infamous, as gritty as it is cosmopolitan and as northern as it is global. Manchester has always […]

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Social Creatures

How social media and the digital world are inspiring social movements The concept of society has always existed in some form and has been social at its heart, but what is different now is that we are simultaneously living in two different social worlds. World Wide Web The internet was at first very separate from […]

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Children of the Revolution

Are Millennials actually 21st century hippies? Millennials are receiving a lot of, sometimes unwanted, attention in the media. The privileged, digital dream seekers that are shaking up the modern business age. Millennials though are much more than social media inventors or hipster café owners. They are part of the new technological revolution and are helping […]

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