Month: September 2014

iPhone 6 backlash as brands jump on #BendGate

Oh dear, Apple. Since the launch of the highly anticipated iPhone 6, the internet has been swamped with pictures mocking the flaw of the brand new mobile device, which has been criticised for bending in half and breaking…

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The low-down on content curation and management tools

As a digital marketing agency we’re always on the lookout and like to stay on top of relevant content about anything within the realm of social media, websites, graphic design, advertising and communication. However when time is precious…

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Creating your brand story on social media

Social media allows us to extend the truth in some aspects of our lives, whether sharing an exaggerated status or editing a photo to improve or enhance it. For some users, social channels allow us to be selective…

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The Hype Around Hyperlapse

After playing around with Hyperlapse a few times now in The Media Octopus’ office, we’re becoming converts to the new storytelling tool. The Hyperlapse app is the latest project from Instagram, and is designed “to capture high-quality time…

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Boost your exposure on LinkedIn’s publishing feature

Launched on 19th February this year, LinkedIn’s publishing feature has been a growing means of posting content, offering a fantastic opportunity to reach members of the biggest professional audiences via the business social network.   Whether you have…

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Top Tips for Sharing Presentations with SlideShare

SlideShare, a LinkedIn company, is the world’s largest community for sharing presentations, and we’re big fans of it here at The Media Octopus. When we launched our 8 Tweet Structures to Generate Engagement Infographic last month, we got…

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Meet Our New Paid Search Executive, Adam Aigbokhae!

The Media Octopus is thrilled to welcome their newest member of the team, Adam Aigbokhae, as their Paid Search Executive. After graduating from Liverpool John Moores University with a degree in Business Development, Adam worked as a Data…

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How PPC Advertising with Google AdWords Works

Paid Search Advertising—or pay-per-click (PPC) Advertising as it’s more commonly come to be known—is a great way to compliment your organic search and SEO efforts. But what is PPC and how does it actually work? PPC can be really…

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8 Ways to Gain Followers on Google+

Google+ always seems to have been the underdog when it comes to the most popular use of social media channel from both a consumer and marketer approach. However, as the recent Social Media Marketing Industry Report from Social…

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Say Hello to Our New Head of Strategy, Andrew Colwell!

We’re excited to welcome the latest addition to The Media Octopus team, Andrew Colwell! Andrew is joining the team as our new Head of Strategy to deliver the program that will see TMO positioned as one of the…

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