Don’t get ahead of yourself

By |2018-06-26T10:56:50+00:00June 26th, 2018|Blog, PR, Red Marlin, Social Media|

After England’s 6-1 win over Panama in the World Cup last weekend the entire nation sang in a chorus of Baddiel and Skinners ’96 classic ‘Football’s coming home’.  “We’re going to win the big one for sure,” they claimed. Now whilst I admit I am not the resident expert on the beautiful game here at [...]

The Use and Mis-Use of the #Hashtag

By |2018-06-15T13:52:07+00:00June 14th, 2018|Blog, Digital, Social Media|

Hashtags! Love them or hate them, the hashtag is well and truly part of our social media lives. Gone are the days when you only need to carefully word your text or caption – you now have to carefully choose your hashtags too. In some places it’s acceptable and expected to use multiple hashtags, on [...]

What’s Facebook’s latest news feed update really about?

By |2018-02-22T11:27:50+00:00February 22nd, 2018|Blog, Digital, Marketing, News, Social Media|

Facebook will be updating their algorithm to prioritise posts from friends and family over public content. This means that we will start seeing fewer news articles, and less advertising content and more of vacation videos from our friends, photos of their food, and more family-friendly posts from people we know. What it means to publishers [...]

Will Facebook have to look itself in the mirror?

By |2017-12-01T09:36:42+00:00December 1st, 2017|Blog, News, PR, Red Marlin, Social Media|

Speculation is rife that Mark Zuckerberg will run for US President in 2020, although it is firmly denied by him. However, it begs the question of the influence that Facebook (already mired in controversy following the last Presidential election) might have in the campaign. If the Chairman, co-founder and CEO of Facebook throws his hat [...]

How positive PR can help you beat a falling market

By |2017-09-29T12:56:39+00:00September 29th, 2017|Blog, Digital, Marketing, PR, Social Media|

If recent headlines in the media are to be believed, anyone involved in the classic car industry should hurry up and start looking for alternative employment! “The bubble’s about to burst” “Value of classic cars plunges” “What goes up must come down” These are just some of the headlines we’ve seen in recent months. And [...]

What We Learned At BrightonSEO: You Don’t Need Big Budgets To Get Big Coverage

By |2017-09-19T13:11:44+00:00September 21st, 2017|Blog, Digital, Marketing, News, PR, Social Media|

We made the journey down to Brighton last week for the second BrightonSEO conference of the year, and we left feeling motivated and inspired! Now don’t let the name throw you; BrightonSEO might have started off as a small SEO conference but it has soon become one of Europe’s biggest digital marketing meet-ups. With around [...]

What We Learned At BrightonSEO: Connect With Consumers On An Emotional Level

By |2017-09-19T13:01:13+00:00September 20th, 2017|Blog, Digital, Marketing, News, PR, Social Media|

We made the journey down to Brighton last week for the second BrightonSEO conference of the year, and we left feeling motivated and inspired! Now don’t let the name throw you; BrightonSEO might have started off as a small SEO conference but it has soon become one of Europe’s biggest digital marketing meet-ups. With around [...]

What We Learned At BrightonSEO: Influencer Marketing Is On The Rise

By |2017-09-19T13:01:41+00:00September 19th, 2017|Blog, Digital, Marketing, News, PR, Social Media|

We made the journey down to Brighton last week for the second BrightonSEO conference of the year, and we left feeling motivated and inspired! Now don’t let the name throw you; BrightonSEO might have started off as a small SEO conference but it has soon become one of Europe’s biggest digital marketing meet-ups. With around [...]