Business & Misc

‘…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

Getting involved in public speaking and choosing a topic to speak about

I’m a big believer in continuing one’s own personal development and I think the sign of a good boss, and a good workplace, is a dedication to this. We are always encouraged to take this seriously and we regularly go to conferences to learn new methodologies, cement our current understanding and meet like-minded marketers and SEOs.… Read the rest

Getting sh*t done – How to get a dev team to implement your SEO recommendations

In its simplest form, at a macro level, SEO can be broadly divided into two composite parts: link building/off-page work and on-page/technical changes. Often, when working with a medium or large organisation, the client will already have a development team in place who are responsible for making the technical on-page changes to the website.… Read the rest

So You Wanna Make A Sandwich? Why Digital PR is NOT the New Link Building

When you want a sandwich, how do you make it? What are your main ingredients? Bread and filling, surely? Link Building is the bread and good content is the filling in this SEO-Strategy sandwich metaphor. “What about the butter?” I hear you cry!… Read the rest

My Marketing Signals Anniversary

HAPPY WORK BIRTHDAY TO ME!!!

Today marks my one year anniversary at Marketing Signals. It’s been 12 whole months since I took on the mantle of Digital Copywriter. Thinking back, I’ve covered some serious ground. I’ve written for fashion. I’ve written for travel.… Read the rest

Google Data Studio

Five Reasons to Use Data Studio

Data Studio is an intuitive reporting platform that processes raw data into shareable media. Users may grant peer access so as to allow multi-site project collaboration. We believe that the platform’s efficiency is second to none. This is down to features such as the ability to draw information from many data sources, including Google Analytics, AdWords, YouTube, and Search Console.Read the rest

Get in shape for GDPR – 2 months to go!

At the end of 2017  we gave an introduction into what the new GDPR was and how it might affect us as digital marketers. Now, with just 2 months to go until it is fully enforceable we delve a little deeper into exactly what you can do to make sure that you’re GDPR compliant and ready for the change!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

GDPR 2018: Are You Prepared?

The GDPR implementation deadline is approaching in a matter of a few months, but are you and your business prepared?

What is the GDPR?

In a nutshell, it is the result of nearly four years of discussion, and work, to help the EU bring data protection into line with modern technology and business workings.… 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