Digital the Big Winner for Ad Spend in Australia for 2016
According to recent reports from B&T and Sydney Morning Herald, Zenith Optimedia have predicted that Australia’s advertising and marketing spend is set to only increase by a meagre 3% in 2016. A 3% rise will equate to $13.5 billion but the biggest winners within the industry are set to be digital mediums, largely thanks to
Facebook’s New Feature for Local Search
Have you looked for a local business or service in your local area recently? Chances are you have, and you probably used an online search engine such as Google. Google have even developed products entirely around local search via their search engine, and products such as Google My Business and Google Maps have helped seen
What Marketing in 2016 Will Deliver for Businesses
Inevitably as we draw closer to the conclusion of 2015 and the excitement and promise of a new year, people within each respective industry want to know what predictions the experts have come up with. As we discussed in our article for B&T which takes a look back at the year of 2015, mobile marketing
Online; the Place to Go When Looking for Plumbers
If you’re a Plumber who runs a small business, then figuring out the best method to market your business is now a little more complicated than what it used to be. Logic dictates that you should advertise in areas where your customers spend most of their time or in spaces where your customers might look
Facebook just Launched a New Fundraiser Platform
In a world where charities, non-profit organisations and social enterprise groups have to change and adapt to digital screens, Facebook has just made it a little easier. Budgets for marketing spend are always tight because the funds raised go towards providing the services the charity advocates, not back into creating bigger marketing campaigns. So when
Surely YouTube and a Music App go hand-in-hand, right?
So who wants to download a new music app by YouTube that doesn’t allow you to create your own playlists? *crickets chirping* hhmmm that’s what I thought. Last time I looked, Google had three different music platforms. They have YouTube Red, Google Play Music and Google Play Store. So when Google announced YouTube Music the
Using Social Media for a Good Cause
Social media is a two-way communication stream; it’s a constant conversation. Unfortunately, social media platforms continue to be a stomping ground for online trolls to turn situations into negative ones, but, people’s reactions are helping to put a positive spin on them, while bringing to light serious issues which need to be addressed. Susan Carland,
The Making of the Famous Christmas Advert
Video Content Just Got Better It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Yes, the Holiday season is well and truly with us and one of my favourite past times has been watching (and re-watching) all of the Christmas adverts released by big brands around the world. My eager anticipation for the commercials, which are
Testing is the Pathway to Landing Page Optimisation
Bounce Rate – what is it and does it really matter? You have probably heard that your website’s bounce rate is a clear indication of how relevant and successful your website, and landing pages, are. This is not entirely true. If you have been told this, or read this, then we’ve got news for you.
Why Landing Pages are more of a Team Player than you might think.
High converting landing pages are designed to focus on one thing and one thing only; they’re standalone webpages which are designed to receive online traffic with users’ who have a single intent, and your landing page is there to deliver. For this very reason they are used in conjunction with online traffic directed from Pay-per-Click