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Laughter Spot : What’s the difference between snowmen and snowladies ? A: Snowballs

by Will Corry on December 21, 2014

Q:What do you call a kid who doesn't believe in Santa? A: A rebel without a Claus.  Q: Why is Christmas just like your job? A: You do all the work and the fat guy with the suit gets all the credit.

A big festive word of thanks to Richard Goard of Englefield Green, Surrey for these gems.

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Laughter Spot : “As I’m leaving, can you say ‘Good bye, Mother’?

by Will Corry on December 18, 2014

A young man was walking through a supermarket to pick up a few things when he noticed an old lady following him around. Thinking nothing of it, he ignored her and continued on.

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“Blog of the Week” : A man’s guide to shoes for winter 2014

by Will Corry on December 14, 2014

A man’s guide to shoes for winter 2014

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Laughter Spot : What happens when you type the wrong email address

by Will Corry on December 13, 2014

This is a laughter spot which could happen to you. So be very, very careful when you send that next email.

You could win a £25 voucher if you send your laughter spot to us.

will@themarketingblog.co.uk

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How Valamar Hotels capitalised on Croatia’s remarkable rise in tourism

by Andy Brown on November 25, 2014

Valamar Hotels & Resorts’ Introduction To Performance Marketing Results In A Triple Figure Increase In Sales For Croatia’s Largest Tourism Brand

Valamar Hotels and Resorts is the Croatian hospitality management company, operating 39 properties in the most popular tourist regions in Croatia. Valamar is the leading Croatian hotel brand with the country’s largest tourism portfolio.

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Les Dawson Laughter Spot / A seemingly endless supply of mother-in-law jokes

by Will Corry on November 23, 2014

With his sour expression and deadpan delivery, joker Les Dawson kept whole generations of comedy fans in stitches. [more…]

Facebook’s changing its news feed algorithm again

by Will Corry on November 23, 2014

  • Facebook’s Changing Its News Feed Algorithm Again Facebook has announced it will once again adjust its algorithm (on January 1, 2015) to show fewer posts from brand pages that appear to be “overly promotional.”
  • According to this analysis from Ars Technica, Facebook made this decision after surveying users and learning that “hard sell” ads really aggravate them.

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Laughter Spot : The one about Ed Miliband and the little kittens

by Will Corry on November 12, 2014

A pretty little girl named Suzy was standing on the pavement in front of her home. Next to her was a basket containing a number of tiny creatures; in her hand was a sign announcing FREE KITTENS. Suddenly a line of big cars pulled up beside her.

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Laughter Spot : Doug Smith is on his deathbed and knows the end is near

by Will Corry on November 8, 2014

Doug Smith is on his deathbed and knows the end is near. His nurse, his wife, his daughter and his two sons, are with him.He asks for two witnesses to be present and a camcorder be put in place to record his last wishes, and when all is ready he begins to speak: [more…]

Laughter Spot : The importance of accuracy in your tax return

by Will Corry on November 7, 2014

British tax return. This example shows the importance of accuracy in your tax return.

The HMRC (Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs) has returned the Tax Return to a man in STANSTED after he apparently answered one of the questions incorrectly. In response to the question: "Do you have anyone dependant on you?" he wrote: ....

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