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11 Business Social Media OMG’s

May 27th, 2016
Bethany Doherty
Social Media

The online world has opened up opportunities for all companies – famous and local, to further customer engagement, outreach and advertising. Businesses have to prepare themselves for comments, some may not always be positive, in fact – some may be so odd they’re unexplainable! …The ones who do make the effort to respond are separating […]

Your Website & Emails Rock with our New Hosting Upgrades

May 19th, 2016
Charlie Street
Hosting

What a hectic 2016 it’s been so far in the Media Street offices! Not only are we pleased to see new staff joining our Bristol office but I’m also incredibly happy to announce (and show-off!) our new hosting and domain name registration system to all our clients. For customers’ or readers’ unaware of our history, […]

10 Steps to Build Your Social Media Marketing Plan

April 29th, 2016
Bethany Doherty
Social Media

Social media has changed rapidly over the years. As we change the way we use Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+ and all the other platforms, the process of marketing and advertising itself changes too. Business competition is naturally increasing for many as industries become saturated. With every company fighting for the lime light, people are open […]

How To Create A Gif From Video

April 15th, 2016
Tom
Web & Graphic Design

Hi my name is Tom. I’m a designer here at Media Street, today I’m going to show you how to create a GIF file from your video, logo animation or photos. What is a GIF you wonder? GIF stands for Graphic Interchange Format… Graphic what?! Basically, it’s a file format for image files that supports […]

Benefits Of Using Infographics for Business

April 7th, 2016
Bethany Doherty
Content Marketing, Marketing

For many, keeping an effective content marketing strategy going can be tough, so what can you do to keep it alive and rocking strong? You are probably already creating some good content, in the form of articles, resources, videos, reviews and other forms and are probably resonating to some degree with your audience. Great! However, […]

What Is Local SEO & How To Own It

March 9th, 2016
Bethany Doherty
Local SEO, Marketing, Search Engine (SEO), SEO

Local SEO is the process of optimising your website for local results in search engines. Your website visibility will depend on the search of users and their specific location matched with your business details and website link. Why is local SEO so important? It’s important that you’re always appearing in the search engine for particular […]

10 Ways Social Media Has Changed The World

February 25th, 2016
Bethany Doherty
Social Media

Social media helps people in more ways than one Social media has brought people from all over the world to a highly interconnected level. The tools have developed as more than just speaking and sharing platforms and the improvement over the last 10 years has been incredible. Social media is changing lives and helps many […]

5 Business Blogging Tips to Help You Get Started

February 15th, 2016
Colin Harrison
Analytics, Marketing

Starting a business blog is a very cost effective way to market your business online. It also allows you to connect and engage with your customers (either existing or potential), which in turn can lead to future sales and increased customer loyalty too. If your business is new to the world of blogging, here are […]

The Importance of Brand Awareness

February 11th, 2016
jon@media-street.co.uk
Marketing

One of the most important factors for any business, especially those in the startup phase, is creating good brand awareness. In today’s overcrowded marketplace it can be all too easy for businesses to go unnoticed, and one of the most effective ways to rise above the competition is to establish a clear brand recognition within […]

How to get more blog traffic in 2016

January 24th, 2016
Colin Harrison
Content Marketing

You’ve spent time researching, crafting and perfecting a great new blog post, congratulations, you’re now just half the way to sharing your ideas and expertise with the world! But what are the next steps you should take to get more blog traffic in 2016? Did you know a recent study at the end of 2015 proved […]