Posts by msuser

One Day At The Marketing Show North And Keynotes

Marketing Show North is the UK’s largest digital marketing event north of London. Digital marketing professionals flock to the annual expo, eager to meet like-minded marketing professionals and discuss all things creative, sales, customer engagement, and more. This week saw the fourth incarnation of the annual two-day event, which this year played host to 120 exhibitors each offering practical advice and guidance based on the success of recent campaigns.… Read the rest

Golden Rules On How To Write a High-Impact Headline

In digital marketing, content is king. This means that we must communicate well researched information (that is of high value to the target demographic) through the most appropriate channels. However, some marketers are not fully aware that a distinct headline can in itself help to drive traffic – you could, for example, write the perfect article but fail to achieve a high level of engagement due to an uninteresting headline.… Read the rest

‘…You’re Gonna Hear Us RAR Like a Lion’

As we enter the final quarter of the year and the weather begins to change, it becomes natural to begin reflecting on what the previous 9 months has brought.

Here at Marketing Signals, we’re no different. We’ve had a hugely successful year in terms of internal growth, external growth, and excellent results achieved for our clients – that we had fun while on the journey so far is a welcome by-product.Read the rest

Working in a Digital Marketing Agency

The Benefits of an Apprenticeship in a Digital Marketing Agency

Recently, my fellow apprentice, James, wrote a blog on digital marketing apprenticeships. With an increasing number of young people choosing apprenticeships over higher education, I wanted to share my first-hand experience and explain the many benefits of a digital marketing apprenticeship.Read the rest

Making The Most Of The Google Display Network

Despite the continued dominance of Google within the world of PPC, it continually surprises me how little the Display Network is used as part of a holistic paid strategy.

Seemingly viewed by many -if at all- as a throwaway, bolt-on campaign for retargeting; the Display Network has the capability to be so much more.Read the rest

Renew, Reuse & Recycle – How to Give Your Content a Spring Clean

Creating high quality and engaging content is one of the most effective ways to promote your business on the internet. The benefits are threefold. Firstly, it will put your message across to existing and prospective customers who are browsing your site.… Read the rest

Let’s Encrypt SSL – Secure Your WordPress Website The Easy Way

What is SSL and why is it important?

SSL (Secure Socket Layers) is a web security standard which establishes a secure link via HTTPS between a users browser and the web server. HTTPS is an protocol method that encrypts the data sent and received over the internet.… Read the rest

How to find free stock images online for your website or blog

“A picture is worth a thousand words….”

If you run a website or blog, it’s really important you use original and high-resolution images. Using high-quality imagery will help to give your site trust and credibility from those who visit it. However images are not only important for your website, they are also important for using on social media.Read the rest

Choosing The Right Theme For Your WordPress Site (Continued)

Back in June 2015 we published a great article entitled Choosing The Right Theme For Your WordPress Site which covered the fundamentals of choosing the right WordPress theme for you. If you haven’t already, please take a look here. In this article we wanted to delve deeper at on what you should be ticking off your theme selection checklist.… Read the rest

4 great plugins to help fix your WordPress website quickly and easily

Is your WordPress website broken? Are you having trouble removing a plugin? Perhaps your site relies on a certain problem plugin and you are reluctant to remove it altogether? Have you googled around and the list of possible problems are endless and some solutions are a bit outside your technical comfort zone.… Read the rest