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The Happy Pear

The Success of The Happy Pear: A Case Study


The Happy Pear seem to be everywhere. Their quirky and playful Instagram, Snapchat and Facebook presence won the Bord Bia Digital Marketing back in 2013, 2015 and 2017.  From headstands to avocados, how did The Happy Pear use their Social Media presence to be become so successful? They have a worldwide audience and fans who […]

Social Media Presence for Sales

How To Optimise Your Social Media Presence for Sales


Your Social Media presence for sales is continuously evolving: from the way that users interact with brands on the platform, to the algorithm changes that keep digital marketers on their toes. It’s difficult to figure out what can help your business transform followers into sales. If you have noticed a lack of growth, or a […]

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Facebook Dating – Is It Time To Break Up With Facebook?


Mark Zuckerberg surprised everyone during his keynote speech at F8, Facebook’s annual developers conference, when he announced that Facebook would be providing a dating service by the end of 2018. Focusing on ‘building real, long-term relationships, not just hookups’ the app will suggest potential partners based on interests and likes. It will  also allow users […]

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3 Marketing Tips we Learned from the Friday the 13th Franchise


Friday the 13th is almost upon us. As most of Jason Voorhees’s victims would probably agree, it’s considered the dreaded unluckiest of days. On this day, fewer people go out, and according to some estimates, over $800 million is lost by businesses on this day. Since Friday the 13th has such a huge impact on businesses, […]

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How To Write LinkedIn Posts That 86% of Connections Will Click


Back in 2014, LinkedIn announced that the professional networking platform would open up their publishing platform, Pulse to the public. Pulse is LinkedIn’s version of a personalised news feed. It allows users to see the biggest headlines and read top industry news of the day. In 2017, the standalone Pulse app was retired. LinkedIn Pulse […]

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Using Your Website’s ‘About Us’ Page to Engage


The ‘About Us’ page of many business websites is woefully under-developed. Does your site simply give a short summary of what you do and mention the company’s founder by name? Maybe it includes headshots and short bios of the professional experience of a few key people and a paragraph-long summary of the company’s history. That’s […]

Instagram Rolls out Scheduled Post Feature

Instagram’s Scheduled Post Feature Rolled Out


Instagram has finally made the move businesses have long wanted. They are allowing business accounts to schedule posts in advance. But there’s a catch.  This feature only works if you are using a platform such as Hootsuite to manage your Instagram. At first glance, that might seem like an annoying restriction. And sure, it would […]

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What Does Facebook’s New Change Mean for Marketing?


Mark Zuckerberg recently announced a big shift in how Facebook’s news feed will work, and it’s not making digital marketers very happy. Zuckerberg wants to return Facebook to its roots as a way for individuals to connect with loved ones. What he didn’t say was that the company was stung by revelations about Facebook being misused in the last […]

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Social Media vs. Email Marketing: When to Use Each


Small and medium businesses have so many ways to reach out to their target market today.  It isn’t always clear which way is the best.  When should you reach out via social media, and when should you send an email?  It depends on a few things.  Social media and email are both important tools in […]

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Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark Social


Dark social sounds ominous.  It sounds like the title of a spy thriller or the theme for a school disco.  It would make a great name for an emo band.  But it is really something that you probably do every day.  Have you ever read an article online, decided one person you know would love […]

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