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Tweets of the week: Down Under edition

Posted by Hannah Barnard on Thu, Jul 23, 2015 @ 07:30 AM

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This week's tweets are all about The Land Down Under. Be it Australian surfers, Australian city development plans or Australian parliamentary spending, we bring you the best tweets this week.

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Topics: Social Media News & Strategies, Entertainment

The value of social media: A Facebook Like

Posted by Hannah Barnard on Mon, Jul 20, 2015 @ 10:04 AM

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As digital marketers, we spend on average up to 20 hours a week maintaining social media profiles for our business and those of our clients. So how do you measure ROI (return on investment) on such a intangible thing as a Facebook Like? In part 1 of The Value of Social Media, we take a look at how to measure ROI on Facebook.

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Topics: Social Media News & Strategies

5 memorable moments from Comic-Con 2015

Posted by Hannah Barnard on Tue, Jul 14, 2015 @ 03:56 PM

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The geek universe erupted with excitement over the weekend, sending the internet into a frenzy over Comic-Con. The San Diego event is known for its trailer reveals, cosplay and cast panels, and this year was no exception. For those of you who, like us, live in the wrong hemisphere and don't get to partake in the annual #SDCC pilgrimage, here are 5 of the biggest moments from San Diego Comic-Con 2015. 

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Topics: Entertainment

Creating great instagram video posts for your business

Posted by Hannah Barnard on Mon, Jun 22, 2015 @ 03:43 PM

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Now that we have mastered the basics of Instagram and refreshed our digital strategies with new posting styles, it's time to get 3-dimensional with our digital content.

Instagram video is now well and truly a favoured tool among marketers in the digital realm. Along with Facebook, Instagram video has opened up a world of possibilities for creating engaging content and marketing products and services. This week, we take a look at how Instagram video works, how it can work for you or your business and who has adapted well to this new feature.

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Topics: Social Media News & Strategies, Apps

5 engaging Instagram posting styles for individuals

Posted by Hannah Barnard on Tue, Jun 16, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

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Now that we have mastered the hashtag and can see the benefits of Instagram for businesses, we take a look at how you can give your personal Instagram a spring clean.

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Topics: Social Media News & Strategies, Apps

Tweets of the week: Website redesign (Week 2)

Posted by Hannah Barnard on Tue, Jun 09, 2015 @ 03:30 PM

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Continuing website redesign month, this week we are looking at how a redesign can improve your site's conversion rate. So in this edition of 'Tweets of the week' we look at what the industry has to say about website design and conversion tips.

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Topics: Desktop & Mobile Website Design

The 5 best post styles for businesses on Instagram

Posted by Hannah Barnard on Mon, Jun 08, 2015 @ 01:30 PM

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Now that you have mastered the basics of Instagram, the next step is to find posting styles that work for your business and engage your followers.

There is more to Instagram than taking a picture, slapping on some hashtags and waiting for people to like it. If you want to build your followers, earn sales and create brand awareness, you need a content strategy. So to get you started, here are 5 Instagram posting styles to get any small business started on Instagram.

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Topics: Social Media News & Strategies

Tweets of the week: Website redesign (Week 1)

Posted by Hannah Barnard on Wed, Jun 03, 2015 @ 02:06 PM

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Website design is a fast moving and competitive world that's continuously evolving and innovating. So this month at Margin Media, we are discussing all things related to website redesign. 

So whether you are looking at website redesign or are in the process of updating your site, here is what web designers are talking about right now.

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Topics: Desktop & Mobile Website Design

What you need to know to master the basics of Instagram

Posted by Hannah Barnard on Tue, Jun 02, 2015 @ 11:47 AM

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Creating unique content for all of your social profiles can seem like a daunting task. Knowing what types of content work best for each respective platform is key, and Instagram is no exception.

Instagram is the culmination of all the best features of Twitter and Facebook. The image-heavy platform is a hashtag haven of what's popular right now. And with its base of Australian users recently hitting the 5 million mark, there's a sizeable local audience to engage with. There are, however, a few basics you need to master before you go crazy with posting content.

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Topics: Social Media News & Strategies, Apps

Tweets of the week: Eurovision

Posted by Hannah Barnard on Wed, May 27, 2015 @ 06:30 PM

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This week, the world stopped and laughed at the only talent contest guaranteed to feature pyrotechnics, horrible lyrics and laser lights - EUROVISION!

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Topics: Entertainment

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