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This week’s ten best viral videos including Wonderbra, Snoop Dogg, Nike, Cow & Gate / Niall Harbinson of Simply Zesty

by on October 16, 2012

Niall Harbinson of Simply Zesty writes ..  Another week and another set of brilliant viral videos that has got lots of people talking. Rather than sifting through the billions of videos that people have uploaded, we share the ten best virals every week from the world of marketing and advertising.

This week, we have a couple of classics from brands like Nike, Cow & Gate and a remake of a classic Snoop Dogg song for a popular new snack brand. There are some classics this week so sit back, hit the HD button and enjoy the best of this week’s viral marketing from around the globe.

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Social media intelligence / Two new offices in Singapore and Hong Kong for Face

by on October 16, 2012


Face is delighted to announce the opening of two new offices in Singapore and Hong Kong www.facegroup.com

Following steadily increasing work with clients across India and Asia-Pacific, Face is opening offices in both Singapore and in Hong Kong, in order to continue servicing its growing client base in the region.

Daniel Tompsett, previously Commercial Director for the UK and U.S, is moving to Hong Kong from where he will be based while setting up the regional offices. The Hong Kong office will be located in Wan Chai.

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Social Media is direct, fast, targeted and cheap – however email marketing is still standing strong! / Planspot

by on October 15, 2012

How to protect “the best” Event Marketing tool?

Reinoud Tjallema – Marketing Manager @ Planspot.com writes People tend to think that email marketing is an “old skool” channel, however it the most used event marketing channels as we speak! (Source: Hubspot, EMI, IBB)

You didn´t see that one coming, didn’t you? Since Social Media has made its entrance, people tend to think this is the holy grail when it comes to reaching and interacting with your (potential) visitors. I know, it is great, while it is direct, fast, targeted and cheap.  However email marketing is still standing strong!

So, how do you prevent email list fatigue? How do you optimize your event marketing efforts & results without spamming the… out of your contacts.

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Economy is set to grow in the second half of the year thanks to “a revival on the high street” / Ernst & Young’s Item Club

by on October 15, 2012

The UK economy is set to grow in the second half of the year thanks to “a revival on the high street”, according to research released today.

According to financial specialists Ernst & Young’s Item Club, Britain will return to growth in the months to come as consumer spending power increases and disappointing exports boost the high street. [more…]

“We want to surprise people and show just how much the Post Office has developed and grown”

by on October 12, 2012

The Post Office® is launching a new integrated advertising campaign as part of its drive to raise awareness of the breadth and depth of its products and services and the range of channels they can be accessed through.

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Ramarketing has recruited Northumbria University graduate Jodie Balmer

by on October 12, 2012

A rapidly growing North East-based PR and marketing agency has appointed a new consultant to help manage increased demand for its creative services. [more…]

Think our traffic is bad? Try Istanbul…

by on October 12, 2012

If you think the traffic is bad here, try driving in Istanbul, Warsaw or Marseille.  These cities have the most congested streets in Europe, new research shows.

And while it can be tough getting from A to B in some British cities, they are much better than many other rush hour hotspots across the continent, says the report.

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Email marketing – Why do female senders perform better that males? / CleverTouch

by on October 11, 2012

Results from marketing automation campaigns, totalling over 13 million recipients, show that on average emails sent from women achieve 18 percent click through rates versus those sent from men (10%).

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Reevoo partners with Octopus.com to provide independent reviews across 18 countries

by on October 11, 2012

Reevoo, the social commerce solutions provider, and Octopus.com, the innovative online hotel reservations company, today announced a strategic partnership agreement enabling Octopus.com to enhance the service to their customers by providing holidaymakers in eighteen countries across Europe, Asia and the Americas with access to independent, verified hotel reviews in nine languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese,  Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, and Russian.

The partnership allows Octopus.com to bolster international online strategy across its 44 websites by incorporating ratings, reviews and other social commerce tools from Reevoo.

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Online voucher and deal specialist signs two year contract / DiscountVouchers.co.uk / Group Commerce

by on October 11, 2012

DiscountVouchers.co.uk has signed a 24-month agreement with Group Commerce, to provide the e-commerce platform behind the website.

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