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The best times to post on social media

February 24th, 2017
Sian Yates
Social Media

In 2014, research conducted by Hubspot indicated that a massive 92% of marketers claimed that social media marketing was an integral part of business growth. Not only is it essential to increasing traffic to a website and amplifying your great content, but it is a perfect opportunity to showcase your brand and identity to the […]

Why are people leaving your website in 2017?

February 7th, 2017
Bethany Doherty
Marketing, Web & Graphic Design

Enticing people to your website is like inviting them to a party; if it’s dull, they’re going to leave. The aim is to get people to land on your website, then encourage them to want to stay. You’ve written compelling web copy, you’ve added the right links, optimised every page and wowed your potential customer […]

Text & imagery: a marriage made in marketing heaven

January 6th, 2017
Sian Yates
Content Marketing, Web & Graphic Design

According to the old adage: a picture is worth a thousand words. But when combined, a picture WITH words (or text with pictures) becomes a force to be reckoned with. Using content to boost the meaning of an image, is a sure-fire way to increase our understanding for the visual portrayal. Likewise, images and videos […]

Christmas Social Media Ideas 2016

December 1st, 2016
Bethany Doherty
Social Media

Christmas is a time of giving…giving your audiences the most amazing social media posts of the year! It’s time to get creative and inject some festive cheer into those dreary updates – and we can show you just how to do so! Social media networks provide a fantastic platform to promote your business over the […]

£97 million supercomputer in full swing in Exeter

November 30th, 2016
Sian Yates
Technology News

The Met Office’s plans to build a new £97 million supercomputer – the Cray XC40 High-Performance Computer (HPC) – are in full swing in Exeter, and are expected to reach completion early next year. Part of the new facility will be sited at a purpose-built structure at Exeter Science Park, and part at the IT […]

Your eBay Guide: Creating The Perfect Listing

November 18th, 2016
Bethany Doherty
Marketing, Website Advice

Whether you’re keen to get your eBay shop up and running or form the perfect listing, as design and marketing consultants, we’ve had a number of clients asking us eBay related questions, we’re always happy to help, so we’ve created this handy resource. Remember, there are certain factors to always keep in mind.. A title […]

Media Street Sponsors Cranbrook’s FIRST Charity Fun Run!

October 13th, 2016
Sian Yates
Company News

At Media Street, we are strong advocates of local, national and international charity events. While we are predominantly a creative web design and digital marketing agency; helping people and businesses is at the core of everything we do. Embracing the community is important to us, especially when we’re raising money for commendable causes. Most recently, […]

How to add a user on Google Analytics

September 21st, 2016
Colin Harrison
Analytics

If you have a website there will come a time when you will want to know how your website is performing. Whether you have just launched online or you have a website that has been running for a while with an Analytics account connected, there is a lot of value to knowing where website visitors […]

The Difference Between Vector and Raster Design

September 20th, 2016
Tom
Web & Graphic Design

When it comes to graphic design, a common question that arises is: Do you have it in vector version? The term vector is generally associated with technical studies such as mathematics and physics – so what on earth does it have to do with graphic and website design? At Media Street – a Bristol SEO […]

Launching my first WordPress Site

August 22nd, 2016
Gemma Ross
Wordpress

  Did you know that WordPress has been used to create 20 million websites that is over 50% of all website designs are made using WordPress! A Massive 300,000,000 searches are WordPress related each month! I am Gemma the newest member of the team here at Media Street a Digital Marketing and Web Agency; I […]