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Laughter Spot : A man walked into a supermarket with his zipper down

by Will Corry on June 30, 2016

A man walked into a supermarket with his zipper down.

A checkout chick walked up to him and said, "Your barracks door is open."Not a phrase that men normally use, he went on his way looking a bit puzzled. When he was just about done shopping, a man came up and said, "Your fly is open."

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Laughter Spot : Have you ever been unfaithful to me?

by Will Corry on June 30, 2016

An elderly couple was having dinner one evening when the husband reached across the table, took his wife's hand in his and said, "Martha, soon we will be married 50 years, and there's something I have to know. In all of these 50 years, have you ever been unfaithful to me?"

Martha replied, "Well Henry, I have to be honest with you. Yes, I've been unfaithful to you three times during these 50 years, but always for a good reason.

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Effects of Brexit being felt across UK ecommerce and multichannel retailing / Via Internet Retailing .. By Chloe Rigby

Effects of Brexit being felt across UK ecommerce and multichannel retailing / Via Internet Retailing .. By Chloe Rigby

by James on June 29, 2016

Via Internet Retailing .. By 

The effects of last week’s UK vote to leave the European Union are being felt across ecommerce. While negative effects are being seen as share prices fall, opportunities are opening up as the pound falls against currencies from the euro to the dollar – making the UK prices a bargain for overseas shoppers buying online.

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MEC Wavemaker and evian get fans talking with the daily return of #wimblewatch

MEC Wavemaker and evian get fans talking with the daily return of #wimblewatch

by James on June 29, 2016

MEC Wavemaker and evian are appealing to the inquisitive streak in Wimbledon fans’ with the return of the award winning #wimblewatch campaign, which this year watches people reacting to the action and packages the results into a daily three-minute film.

Featuring celebrities and sports personalities -- including Lee Mack, Laura Whitmore, Russell Kane, Rebecca Adlington, David Haye, Pat Cash and Greg Rusedski -- each #wimblewatch episode will capture evian’s Live Young spirit by showcasing those spontaneous moments that create the most gripping on- and off-court drama each day.

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Consumer control and “common sense” are key to tackling mobile ad blocking: IAB UK study

Consumer control and “common sense” are key to tackling mobile ad blocking: IAB UK study

by Will Corry on June 29, 2016

  • 10% of Brits are blocking mobile ads
  • Consumers specify what they want from ads to be deemed acceptable
  • Study assigns superhero “personas” to 6 ad types to help marketers choose which to use

Giving consumers more control and using “common sense” are the main ways to improve mobile advertising and make it more acceptable to consumers, according to a major study by the Internet Advertising Bureau UK.

Click here to see the issue and how to solve it in a film trailer format.

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Giant iTab latest tweets / #contentstrategy #growthhacking #smartphone #solutions #eventprofs #engagement

Giant iTab latest tweets / #contentstrategy #growthhacking #smartphone #solutions #eventprofs #engagement

by Will Corry on June 29, 2016

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Good News : FTSE 100 rebounds and pound steadies after savage two-day Brexit rout

by Will Corry on June 28, 2016

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New research reveals Euro 2016 social video trends of TV advertisers

New research reveals Euro 2016 social video trends of TV advertisers

by James on June 28, 2016

Simon Bibby at Burst Insights writes ....

It contains findings on the TV advertising approaches taken by brands. You can find analysis and commentary on our latest blog post,  http://bit.ly/294vth5

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‘Movers and Groovers’ – the latest ones

‘Movers and Groovers’ – the latest ones

by Will Corry on June 28, 2016

Keep up to date with the latest Movers and Groovers from theMarketingblog. [more…]