We know the current climate has caused a lot of uncertainty for many businesses. However, some businesses could be eligible for a grant to part-fund some digital marketing, a website upgrade or even to help design a brand new website.
The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically changed the world in many ways. An extensive study recently undertaken by the Digital Marketing Institute (DMI) has analysed how the pandemic has affected businesses and their marketing efforts.
With the launch of Facebook Shops, businesses are now able to sell their products directly in the Facebook and Instagram app. Although there has previously been an element of eCommerce to Facebook, such as Facebook Marketplace and tagging products in pictures, this is the first time a customer will not need to be redirected to a company’s website. Instead, they can purchase it without ever leaving the app.
To celebrate International Women’s Day, we wanted to talk to our Managing Director Julie Priestley about how her career has progressed over the years, what her favourite part of her job is and what advice she would give to other women who are wanting to excel at their career.
How to Get the Most from a PPC Agency
A PPC agency can be a game changer for many businesses. If you are new to Pay Per Click Advertising (PPC), or have previously undertaken PPC internally then you may not know the benefits of using an agency to run your PPC for you.
Here, we discuss 9 things to look for in an agency in order to provide the best results for your business.
Online Booking Are Here to Stay.
Booking online has revolutionised the way we shop, book and engage with companies. The past decade has changed the way we use the internet, especially when purchasing online. Online shopping used to be seen as risky, however it is now the norm. Further, you are expected to have an option for booking online. Your company may still take your bookings via the phone, many still do. This is a personal touch, but your company could be missing out by not having a booking online feature. Here, we discuss 5 reasons why having a booking online option can boost your sales.
Due to our continued success, DBS are delighted to announce that we have expanded our team.
John Weston joins the Internet Marketing team and brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience. Qualified in Google, Bing and Amazon PPC advertising and experienced in Content & Social Media Marketing, John completes his skill set with proven copywriting skills and a strong command of the English language.
Search Ranking Speed Factors
It was recently announced by Google that they are planning to identify and label websites that are slow to load through a badging or labelling system on Chrome. Google are currently working on several “speed badging” systems that will let visitors know why a page is taking a long time to load. This could be in the form of a text warning e.g. “usually loads slow” or a symbol that indicates the site takes a while to load.
eCommerce Giant Takes a Bold Step.
The clock is ticking for Magento 1, the eCommerce platform of choice for many small and midsize businesses (SMBs), as developers have announced it’s the end of the road for the platform that forms the backbone of many eCommerce retailers.
Adding Christmas spirit to your social media channels is a great thing to do. With more and more people shopping online and especially through their mobile, social media is an increasingly influential channel which should not be ignored. Taking the time to plan your social media during the weeks before Christmas can help boost engagement, increase sales and is a great way to have some fun and show your brand’s personality. Here are 12 of our top festive social media tips.