Yearly Archives: 2017

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Digital Update

Stay up to date with the latest news and innovations in digital marketing with our round up. Perfect to skim and learn on the go! Facebook WIFI Facebook is giving business owners the ability to provide free wifi at their businesses and users simply need to "check in" to access the wifi. This gives customers [...]

By | 2018-01-04T10:52:52+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

10 Min Marketing: How to creatively solve business problems with Paul Finn

How to creatively solve business problems with Paul Finn. This is a transcript from The 10 Min Marketing podcast. You can subscribe on iTunes or Android to get fresh, bite-sized episodes sent to you and check out the podcast page on the website for a list of episodes as they’re released.   In this episode, we talk to Paul Finn from Finn Consulting [...]

By | 2018-01-04T10:52:52+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Steps To Create Great Content

What is content marketing? “It’s any marketing that involves the creation and sharing of media and publishing content (pictures, text, video, images, etc) in order to acquire and retain customers” Everyone wants to create great content for their social media accounts that will engage the audience and drive them to take the action you want them [...]

By | 2018-01-04T10:52:53+00:00 February 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Brief

This week in The Brief: digital marketing news, we take a look at the new Flipboard release, Tinder's new video tool and lots of new Facebook advertising news.   New Flipboard Flipboard is a great content discovery platform and something that we've been using here at The Sweatshop for years. They've just announced a new release [...]

By | 2018-01-04T10:52:53+00:00 February 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Don’t use stock images

So after my last blog telling you how to source and edit stock images, I logged onto Facebook and saw that I hadn't practiced what I preached.   There it is, another marketing agency has used the same image - I didn't edit or make the image my own in any way so there it [...]

By | 2018-01-04T10:52:53+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

3 things you need to know about the Snapchat IPO

Snapchat IPO’d today for US$3B and it’s something that a lot of people have been waiting for with baited breath. They’ve kept their cards pretty close to their chest up until now because they could, but now they have gone public we get a peek behind the curtain. And it’s pretty telling. We’ve trawled through [...]

By | 2018-01-04T10:52:54+00:00 February 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Social Media Image Size Templates

It's not hard to create the perfect cover image, you just need to know the right specs. That's why we've created these free templates you can download and keep them as a handy reference. There's no opt-in, just click on the links and download the image sizes for the social platforms you need. [...]

By | 2018-01-04T10:52:54+00:00 January 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|1 Comment