8 04, 2020

5 Steps To Developing a Digital Marketing Plan

By |2020-04-08T13:11:16+10:00April 8th, 2020|Content Marketing, Data Privacy, Digital Marketing Career, Digital Marketing Courses, Digital Marketing News, Digital Marketing Strategy, eCommerce, Email marketing, Google, Inbound Marketing, Marketing Career Australia, Marketing Education, Online Learning, Public Relations, Social Media Marketing|

As a business, use the SWOT and SMART templates to create your ultimate Digital Marketing strategy. Having a Digital Marketing strategy is what enables you to create and achieve goals as you will know precisely how it will happen and when.

Without a strategy, you are setting yourself up for failure, as if you fail to plan you plan to fail Benjamin Franklin and Winston Churchill have said. Therefore if […]

8 04, 2020

5 Reasons Why Your Business NEEDS Digital Advertising

By |2020-04-08T13:04:13+10:00April 8th, 2020|Digital Marketing News, Digital Marketing Strategy, Display Advertising, Google, Inbound Marketing, Search Engine Marketing, Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)|

In today’s world where everybody is online, having a business that does not advertise online is setting themselves up for failure. Your business needs to keep up with the modern world and have a Digital Advertising strategy.

Like traditional advertising, a Digital Advertising strategy can be used to:

  • promote your product;
  • generate brand awareness;
  • increase sales.

Your Digital Advertising […]

8 04, 2020

4 Tools to Maximise Your Social Media Campaigns

By |2020-04-08T10:22:28+10:00April 8th, 2020|Digital Marketing News, Digital Marketing Strategy, Marketing Career Australia, Marketing Education, Social Media Marketing|

Do you ever feel that Social Media Marketing is taking up all your spare time? If you’re struggling to stay on top of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest etc. all while keeping your blog ticking over, then you aren’t alone.

According to Social Media Examiner who surveyed almost 4,000 Digital Marketers 64% of respondents spend more than 6 hours per week on social media, and 41% […]

19 12, 2018

2019 Digital Marketing Trends and what they mean for modern marketers

By |2019-04-05T09:47:03+10:00December 19th, 2018|Chatbots, Content Marketing, Data Privacy, Digital Marketing News, Digital Marketing Strategy, Display Advertising, Email marketing, Facebook, Google, Instagram, Marketing Career Australia, Marketing Education, Online Learning, Search Engine Marketing, Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), Social Media Marketing|

Before we get stuck into looking at the 2019 Digital Marketing trends let’s first take a look at the year that was.

2018 was a rocky year for some (hello Facebook and the now infamous Cambridge Analytica data scandal) and in some cases it still continues to be (hello Facebook’s recent data breach in Sept that saw over 50 million users’ data compromised). 2018 definitely shone a light on customer data, how it […]

22 06, 2018

IGTV – IS SOCIAL MEDIA BECOMING THE NEXT BIG BROADCAST CHANNEL?

By |2018-06-22T10:02:32+10:00June 22nd, 2018|Digital Marketing News, Instagram|

As TV viewing declines and we continue to consume content from what we carry around in our pockets, innovation within the TV viewing space is becoming a super competitive market. YouTube, Snapchat and even Facebook and Twitter are all platforms that have embraced the way we consume video and now Instagram is getting in on the game.

Instagram has announced “our most exciting feature to date” – IGTV, a new place for watching long-form, vertical […]

15 06, 2018

Google clears up confusion around Mobile First Indexing

By |2018-06-15T13:27:24+10:00June 15th, 2018|Digital Marketing News, Google|

Google has taken to Twitter and posted a series of Tweets in the hope to clear up some confusion around the March 26 announcement in regards to Mobile First Indexing.

Here’s a recap:

  • URLs in search: With Mobile-first indexing, we index the mobile version. When we recognize separate mobile URLs, we’ll show the mobile URL to mobile users, and the desktop URL to desktop users – the indexed content will be the mobile […]
12 06, 2018

Dealing with Marketing Data: how things are changing

By |2018-06-12T09:41:36+10:00June 12th, 2018|Data Privacy, Digital Marketing News|

The protection of personal information is front and centre of late as newly introduced regulations in Europe are set to impact the way data is used and collected right across the world.

Like just about everyone else on the planet, you’ll have noticed your inbox straining under the weight of emails from all sorts of businesses addressing their privacy and data collection policies. The rush of brands wanting to let you know how careful […]

7 06, 2018

Facebook launches Musical.ly rival Lip Synch Live

By |2018-06-07T15:12:46+10:00June 7th, 2018|Digital Marketing Courses, Digital Marketing News, Facebook|

Facebook announced two major updates to its music strategy in a recent blog post. With close to 2 billion active users Facebook is finally recognising the importance of music for its users.

The first update is a move to make it easier for users to share UGC that contains music. In the blog post, Facebook recognises that “the special moments in life are often ones we associate with music.” Facebook has been working […]

5 06, 2018

Instagram finally reveals Algorithm criteria

By |2018-06-29T14:26:00+10:00June 5th, 2018|Digital Marketing News, Instagram, Social Media Marketing|

Instagram has finally revealed exactly how their Algorithm works to a room full of journalists in their new San-Fran office. They have also confirmed that at this time there are no plans to go back to the reverse chronological order that we were all hoping would return.

Instagram’s initial decision to move away from the reverse chronological feed came off the back of users complaining that they were missing 70-50% of friends’ post but […]

2 03, 2018

VERO – the new Instagram?

By |2018-03-02T09:35:16+10:00March 2nd, 2018|Digital Marketing News, Social Media Marketing|

Does the popularity of new social media platform Vero mean people are starting to look for alternatives to established platforms like Facebook and Instagram?

Founded in 2015 by Ayman Hariri the son of assassinated Lebanese leader Rafic Hariri, at the time of writing this the app was the #1 trending app in the app store with a reported almost 1 million downloads in just under a week. While this is just a blip compared […]