Twitter- seven deadly sins of marketing communication

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Image: Courtesy of Limebridge This simple communicator has very quickly gained tremendous popularity worldwide. It benefits not only brands, but also sports and music celebrities, politicians and journalists. It even became a key communication tool during many modern revolutions and wars, as it provides users with privacy and allows them to spread their messages anonymously. […]

Getting Started with Email Marketing

Email Marketing

Email Marketing is thought of as one of the most successful tools when it comes to brand building and converting prospects into customers. It’s not only powerful in reach, but also very cost effective. In the era of unsubscribes and customers being highly attuned to the ways marketing messages are thrown at them from every […]

How to keep visitors on your website for longer

Keep Visitors on Your Website Longer - Umbrella Marketing Team

At times it seems to be tricky to get internet users to visit our websites. Not to mention about trying to encourage them to stay on it for longer and get them to do the desired call to action- be it filling the form, purchasing goods or registering for newsletter. How do we do it […]

Search- the online marketer Holy Grail or a poisoned chalice?

Search: the Holy Grail

Your website is much more than a shop window to a huge and vibrant global marketplace. A well designed and implemented website can do a lot more than that! It’s a place where you can interact with your customers, a virtual meeting place where you can do a real business, with real people in a […]

Productivity- 9 simple steps to awesomeness!

Productivity

Productivity is listed all over the media as the biggest challenge for UK business. According to recent figures from the Office of National Statistics, productivity in the UK has failed to increase since 2007. Apparently, it takes a worker in Britain five days to complete a task that an employee in France would complete in […]

The 10 commandments of building a brand

Ten Commandments

A branding strategy should be even more important for small businesses than for large corporations. With a little or ‘non-existence’ budget, the brand has to work harder than ever to succeed and become memorable in people minds. Unfortunately, this is a point that the vast majority of small business’ owners seem to forget. Small business […]