May 21st 2020

SEO Website Migration – how to do it right & why it’s so important!

One of the most important but often overlooked tasks within SEO is a website migration. If done well, a good migration has the ability to propel your site’s visibility forward. But if overlooked or done poorly, can put you out of business. One size does not fit all, but this post outlines a solid process

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April 15th 2020

Why Google Thinks SEO Is Great For Your Business

Google’s Webmaster Central Blog is one of the foremost resources for web developers who want to ensure their sites are optimised for the search engine’s organic ranking algorithms. When the blog’s writers share best practice tips to help your website reach its intended audience, it’s definitely time to sit up and take notice. That’s why

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May 23rd 2019

Video Frame Rates: What Do They All Mean?

As one of the most important technical aspects of videography, knowing the correct frame rate to use can be the difference between success and failure. In this blog post, we discuss everything you need to know about the most popular frame rates…

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May 2nd 2019

What Is The Meaning Or Definition Of Flaunt?

For those of you that follow our on-site blog, you’ve probably asked yourself the question “What does Flaunt even mean?”. After years of being asked this question, we decided that it would be useful to explain the answer in detail…

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April 18th 2019

An Introduction To Amazon DSP (Amazon Advertising)

Amazon’s advertising platform has come a long way in the last few years, with many agencies and brands moving part of their budgets from Google or Facebook to Amazon. Our Media Director gives an introduction to Amazon DSP…

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March 28th 2019

How To Improve The Speed Of Your Website

Did you know that 80% of people will never return to a ‘slow’ website? We discuss the importance of a fast website with some tips & recommendations on how to improve your site’s speed…

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March 21st 2019

Quick Wins For Schema Mark-Up

Schema mark-up was introduced to improve the way search engines read specific information on a webpage. We discuss some quick wins for implementing schema mark-up on your website…

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March 14th 2019

Top 7 WordPress Plugins For 2019

Plugins are one of the most popular ways to improve and manage any website with a CMS. Our Web Developer, Sam, highlights some of the most essential plugins to implement on your WordPress site in 2019…

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March 5th 2019

Top 10 CMS Platforms For 2019

In 2019, CMS platforms are the go-to solution for building, managing and optimising any business website. In this blog, we take a look at the top 10 CMS platforms right now…

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January 22nd 2019

Top 25 Digital Marketing Tools For 2019

With new technologies and marketing channels constantly popping up, the role of a digital marketer is certainly getting tougher. We highlight 25 of the top digital marketing tools for 2019…

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January 17th 2019

How To Use AWS Organizations

AWS’ ‘Organizations’ feature is a great tool for businesses managing multiple clients with multiple projects. Our CTO, Jamie, discusses how to use AWS Organizations…

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January 3rd 2019

Top 3 PPC Predictions For 2019

The paid advertising landscape has changed drastically in recent years. In our latest video, Caroline, Flaunt Digital’s PPC Manager, shares her top 3 PPC predictions for 2019…

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December 18th 2018

How To Write A Killer Blog Title

Ever wondered if your blog title is as good as it could be? Daniel, our Search & Content Executive, shares some of the best practices he follows whilst putting together blog titles…

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December 11th 2018

An Introduction To Browser Compatibility

Sam, one of Flaunt Digital’s Web Developers, gives an introduction to browser compatibility. He discusses what browser compatibility actually is and why it’s important, with some actionable tips and tricks along the way…

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December 6th 2018

Our Favourite Christmas Ads Of 2018

Ever since the early days of Coca Cola’s Christmas ads, the holiday season has been closely associated with high-budget advertising campaigns. We round up some of the best Christmas adverts from 2018…

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November 27th 2018

The Evolution Of Mobile Phones: 1973 To 2019

Technology has come a long way since the launch of the first ‘mobile phone’ in 1982, and it’s been a thrilling journey! We take a look at some of the best mobile phones through the ages, from the Nokia 1011 to the iPhone XS…

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November 12th 2018

How To Use Amazon Advertising For Black Friday

Amazon continued its advertising push with the recent unification of its ad products to create ‘Amazon Advertising’. We take a look at how e-commerce brands can make the most of Amazon Advertising to boost sales on Black Friday…

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November 6th 2018

Embrace Digital To Boost Employee Happiness

The power of a happy team is something that really shouldn’t be underestimated. From investing in affordable training to improving the communication of your team, we look at how to use digital tools to boost employee happiness…

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October 31st 2018

DuckDuckGo Reaches 30 Million Queries Per Day

DuckDuckGo, the privacy-focussed search engine, recently hit the milestone of 30 million search queries per day. We discuss our take on the news in the latest episode of our Industry Spotlight series…

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October 29th 2018

Facebook Announces The ‘Portal’ & ‘Portal+’

Facebook recently announced that it will be taking its first steps into the hardware market with its ‘Portal’ and ‘Portal+’ devices. We discuss what this could mean for Facebook and the smart-devices race between Google and Amazon…

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October 26th 2018

Instagram Co-Founders Leave Facebook

Earlier this month news broke out that Instagram’s Co-Founders had made the decision to leave Facebook after eight years at the company and six years at Facebook. We discuss the news on Industry Spotlight…

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October 25th 2018

GitHub Launches ‘Actions’

Software development platform, GitHub, recently announced the upcoming launch of its new feature ‘Actions’. Our CTO, Jamie, discusses the news in the latest episode of Industry Spotlight…

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October 23rd 2018

Spotify For Brands: How To Advertise On Spotify

An abundance of online platforms have recently launched their own self-serving advertising networks for brands. We take a look at some of the key things you need to know before advertising on the global music streaming service, Spotify…

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October 12th 2018

How To Create Better Social Content By Being More Visual

As audiences demand more visual content, social media can be the perfect environment to use more creative formats to boost engagement and increase sales. Victoria Greene shares her top tips for creating better visual content in her latest guest blog post…

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October 12th 2018

September 2018: Monthly Content Round-Up

September was an exciting month for the Flaunt Digital team, making the move to new offices in the heart of Leeds city centre! We have an equally-exciting content round-up to whet your appetite…

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October 11th 2018

Amazon Launches ‘Storefronts’

Amazon recently announced a new feature known as ‘Storefronts’, allowing U.S. SMEs to have their own ‘Storefront’ on Amazon’s ecommerce platform. We take a look at what this could mean for Amazon and the wider ecommerce community…

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October 10th 2018

Google Launches Shoppable Images Ads

Following in the steps of Instagram and Pinterest, Google recently announced the launch of Shoppable Images Ads. Check out the latest episode of Industry Spotlight to hear our take on the news…

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October 9th 2018

Everything You Wanted To Know About Progressive Web Apps (PWAs)

Progressive Web Apps have been rapidly gaining momentum in the developer community. With global brands such as Starbucks and Twitter leading the way with successfully-launched PWAs, it only seems a matter of time until everyone else follows suit. We take a look at everything you could want to know about PWAs…

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October 4th 2018

Welcome To Our New Home!

Following continual growth and several new client wins, we’re excited to announce that we’ve moved to a new location in the South Bank area of Leeds…

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October 1st 2018

Become A Networking Guru With Social Media

Networking events have long been a popular option for entrepreneurs looking to find new connections and grow their business. But the rise of social media has encouraged a new form of networking that millions of forward-thinking entrepreneurs are taking advantage of…

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September 27th 2018

Easy SEO Tricks For Travel Brands

Every day, millions of people start the search for their next holiday. For most of these people, that search starts with Google. We take a look at some easy SEO tricks to get your travel brand ranking at the top of the search engines…

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September 20th 2018

10 Digital Marketing YouTube Channels You Need To Subscribe To

From quick tutorials on how to fix a chair to full-blown courses on investing in the stock market, YouTube has become the go-to place to learn something new. We’ve rounded up 10 of the very best YouTube channels to help touch up your digital marketing knowledge…

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September 11th 2018

7 Psychological Marketing Tricks To Boost Sales

One of the most difficult aspects of marketing can be predicting how your audience will behave. Luckily for us marketers, there are some basic psychological tricks that can play a huge role in influencing consumers’ purchasing decisions…

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September 5th 2018

August 2018: Monthly Content Round-Up

In the August edition of our monthly content round-up we take a look at WordPress’ new visual editor tool ‘Gutenberg’, some of the most common digital marketing mistakes, Google’s recent core algorithm update and more…

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August 29th 2018

9 Most Common Digital Marketing Mistakes

There really is no better way to learn something new than by making a mistake, but it always feels better when someone can make that mistake for you. We take a look at 9 of the most common digital marketing mistakes and how you can avoid them…

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August 24th 2018

Google Rolls Out Core Algorithm Update

Recently seen a dip in website traffic? That could be down to Google’s latest core algorithm update at the start of August 2018. We discuss everything you need to know about Google’s ‘Medic’ Update…

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August 23rd 2018

Snapchat Launches Speech Recognition Lenses

Snapchat recently launched its speech recognition lenses, which use basic phrases such as “Hi”, “Wow” or “Love” to activate on-screen animations. We discuss what this move could mean for the platform…

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August 17th 2018

House Of Fraser: An Organic Search Disaster

Following thousands of missing orders and an outcry on social media, House of Fraser made the decision to shut down its website and cancel all online orders. On the surface, everything seems to follow best practices, but in reality this has been an organic search disaster…

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August 14th 2018

11 Tips To Smash Your Instagram Strategy

With over 1 billion users, Instagram has made its name as one of the most influential social media platforms right now. In this video, our content marketing expert shares 11 inside tips on how to perfect your Instagram marketing strategy…

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August 7th 2018

WordPress: An Introduction To Gutenberg

WordPress recently launched its latest update, 4.9.8, which includes a call-to-action to ‘Try Gutenberg’. In our latest video, the Flaunt Digital CTO, Jamie, gives an introduction to Gutenberg and what you can expect from the new visual editor…

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August 1st 2018

July 2018: Monthly Content Round-Up

In the July edition of our monthly content round-up we take a look at the best and worst marketing campaigns from the World Cup, Google’s whopping $5bn fine from the European Commission, our top plugins for Adobe Premiere Pro CC and more…

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July 30th 2018

Top 25 Digital Marketing Influencers In 2019

As one of the most sought-after skills right now, the number of digital marketing influencers popping up is growing faster than ever. We highlight 25 of the top influencers across SEO, content marketing and everything in between…

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July 27th 2018

Google Brings Hotel Ads Into Ads Platform

Google recently announced at its ‘Google Marketing Live Summit’ that it will be bringing Hotel Ads into the main Google Ads platform with the launch of a new campaign type. What will this mean for businesses in the hospitality & events industry?

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July 26th 2018

Instagram Tests New Verification Process

Reports suggest that Instagram is testing a process that allows users to apply for a verified account. We discuss what this could mean for the platform and why the social media giants have made this move…

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July 25th 2018

Google Launches Jobs Service In The UK

One of the biggest stories this week has been the launch of Google’s new Jobs service in the UK. We take a look at some of the key areas of the new service and discuss what it could mean for other major job sites…

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July 24th 2018

Google Fined $5bn By The EU

Google has made headlines after receiving a whopping $5bn fine by the European Commission for breaching European Law by using the Android Operating System to ‘illegally cement its dominant position in search’. We discuss what this means and whether this was the right decision by the EU…

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July 17th 2018

What Can Brands Learn From Marketing At The 2018 World Cup?

The World Cup has become a playing field for brands with huge marketing budgets and this year certainly hasn’t disappointed. From Wish to Mastercard, we take a look at the best and worst marketing campaigns from the tournament to see what lessons we can learn…

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July 10th 2018

7 Essential Adobe Premiere Pro Plugins

Opening Adobe Premiere Pro for the first time can be overwhelming to say the least. One way to make the editing process a whole load easier is by using plugins to eliminate a lot of the manual work. In this blog, we highlight 7 essential plugins for Adobe Premiere Pro…

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July 5th 2018

25 Confusing Digital Buzzwords Explained

It’s fair to say the business world is taking huge strides forward in regards to digital and tech. But with just 42% of CEOs having begun digital business transformation there’s still a surprising need for digital literacy in the C-Suite. We break down 25 confusing digital buzzwords…

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July 4th 2018

Amazon Launches Aurora Backtrack For AWS

Amazon recently launched a cool new feature for AWS that allows Devs to essentially turn back time in their databases. After using this new feature for a few weeks, our CTO, Jamie, shares his thoughts on ‘Aurora Backtrack’…

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July 3rd 2018

LinkedIn Rolls Out Carousel Ads

LinkedIn seem to be following in the steps of Facebook & Instagram with the recent announcement of their new ad format, Carousel Ads. The Flaunt Digital team discuss what this could mean for B2B marketers…

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July 2nd 2018

June 2018: Monthly Content Round-Up

In the June edition of our monthly content round-up we discuss some ideas for your next email marketing campaign, how to maintain a consistent flow of social media content whilst you’re on holiday, Instagram’s new long-form video platform ‘IGTV’ and more…

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June 21st 2018

How To Automate Your Social Media Schedule Whilst On Holiday

It’s getting to that time of the year where employees start taking their holidays for the summer. From a marketing perspective this is far from ideal, often leaving businesses with minimal content going out. In this blog, we discuss how you can automate your social media content schedule whilst on holiday…

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June 14th 2018

5 Ideas For Your Next Email Marketing Campaign

Even from the early days of online marketing, email has played a crucial role in allowing brands to reach their ideal customer with the click of a button. In our latest blog post, we’ve rounded up 5 ideas that you could use for your next email marketing campaign…

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June 13th 2018

Microsoft Acquires GitHub For $7.5bn

Microsoft recently announced that it will be acquiring GitHub for a whopping $7.5 billion. In Episode 12 of our Industry Spotlight series, the Flaunt Digital team sit down to discuss what this could mean for the development community…

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June 5th 2018

An Easy Guide To Creating A Blog Calendar

An onsite blog can play an integral part in your SEO & wider digital marketing strategy. But for a lot of businesses it’s something they simply don’t have the time, resources or expertise to do. Here’s everything you need to know about starting your blog with just one hour a week…

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June 1st 2018

May 2018: Monthly Content Round-Up

In the first edition of our monthly content round-up, we discuss our top time-saving tools for digital marketers, how to maintain a consistent flow of social media content, the best marketing campaigns of all time and more…

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May 31st 2018

7 Time-Saving Tools For Digital Marketers

With so many different marketing channels, one of the biggest challenges for marketers is finding the time to maintain and optimise them all. Our Inbound Marketing Executive shares his 7 top time-saving tools for digital marketers…

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May 24th 2018

Content: The Future Of Marketing?

Over the last decade, content marketing has become hugely popular amongst marketers, but it doesn’t seem to be stopping here. We discuss the growing importance of producing high quality content to reach your audience…

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May 22nd 2018

3 Ways To Optimise Your AWS Account For Cost-Efficiency

As a tech organisation with countless servers and databases, it’s likely that your Amazon Web Services bill will be a fairly significant amount. Our CTO, Jamie, shares his three top tips for optimising your AWS account for cost-efficiency…

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May 17th 2018

Google Assistant Uses Google Duplex To Make A Phone Call

Google dropped a bombshell in their annual I/O Conference the other week, where they announced Google Duplex; AI software that allows the Google Assistant to make phone calls to book appointments and reservations on your behalf. We discuss what the implications of this could be…

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May 16th 2018

Google AdWords Launches New Responsive Ads

Google AdWords recently announced its latest version of Dynamic Search Ads (DSA). In the latest episode of Industry Spotlight, we discuss what this new ad format consists of and how paid search specialists can use it to optimise their campaigns…

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May 15th 2018

Using Buyer Personas To Perfect Your Marketing Strategy

One of the most critical aspects of any successful marketing strategy is to understand your audience. We discuss how buyer personas can help you step into the mind of your ideal customers, along with everything you need to know about creating your personas…

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May 9th 2018

How To Craft (And Maintain) A Weekly Social Media Schedule

In order to truly reap the benefits of social media marketing it’s vital that you have a steady stream of quality content, but this is often where businesses struggle the most. We’ve put together some tips to help you craft (and maintain) a consistent schedule of quality social media content…

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April 26th 2018

Implementing Video With Search In Mind

Have you noticed any SEO benefits from your video content yet? Our CTO, Jamie, shares some tried-and-tested techniques to rank your video higher in the SERPs and looks at some different options for hosting your videos…

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April 25th 2018

The Power Of Brand Storytelling

With the modern attention span becoming shorter and shorter, marketers are using more engaging media formats such as video to catch the eyes of potential customers. Our CEO, Lee, discusses the power of using storytelling in video…

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April 24th 2018

The Growth Of Video As A Format

Lee shares some insights into how video has grown in popularity as a format over recent years and how content creators can use video to improve their content marketing strategy…

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April 16th 2018

Facebook Removing 3rd-Party Targeting Data

Following the Cambridge Analytica Data Scandal, Facebook has made the decision to remove third-party targeting data. We discuss how this could impact the social media giant’s advertising platform…

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April 12th 2018

5 Instagram Business Marketing Best Practices

As one of the largest social networks, with over 800 million users, B2B marketers simply can’t afford to ignore Instagram. We’ve rounded up our top tips to ensure you’re following Instagram business marketing best practices…

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April 12th 2018

Cloudflare Launches 1.1.1.1

The guys at Cloudflare recently launched ‘1.1.1.1’, reportedly the world’s fastest public DNS directory. For everyone that noticed this on April Fools Day… yes, it is real!

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April 5th 2018

Flaunt Digital At Leeds Digital Festival 2018

With over 10,000 attendees in 2017, Leeds Digital Festival has made it’s name as the North’s largest digital festival. And this year’s expected to be bigger and better than ever! Here’s how we’re getting involved in Leeds Digital Festival 2018…

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April 5th 2018

Instagram Expands Shoppable Posts

Instagram recently announced it will be expanding the rollout of shoppable organic posts to eight new countries. The Flaunt Digital team discusses how this could shape the future of the platform…

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April 4th 2018

Twitter Tests Breaking News Feature

In the latest episode of Industry Spotlight Lee, Chris & Jamie discuss their take on Twitter’s decision to test a new ‘breaking news’ feature, in which breaking news is the first thing that a user sees on their timeline…

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March 26th 2018

5 Steps To B2B Inbound Marketing Success

Inbound marketing has shot to fame over the last few years, known as a popular technique to ‘attract’ customers rather than simply sell to them. Find success through your B2B inbound marketing in no time with these 5 steps…

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March 23rd 2018

How To Limit Overdelivery In Google AdWords

Back in October 2017, Google AdWords introduced a new rule whereby your campaigns can spend up to 100% of your budget on a daily basis. Chris explains how PPC Managers can easily regain more control of their AdWords campaigns using a free script…

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March 20th 2018

15 Inbound Marketing Stats You Need To See

One popular marketing technique that you may have heard about is Inbound Marketing, whereby you aim to ‘attract’ your customers rather than pushing your product to them. We’ve rounded up 15 eye-catching statistics to give you an idea of just how powerful Inbound Marketing can be…

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March 14th 2018

Facebook Tests ‘Breaking News’ Feature

Facebook revealed it is testing a ‘Breaking News’ feature in the US, in what could be one of the first steps it has made to encouraging more ‘meaningful interactions’. The Flaunt Digital team discuss what it could mean for the platform’s future…

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March 13th 2018

Snapchat Announces Two New ‘Spectacles’

The launch of Snapchat’s ‘Spectacles’ was a disappointment to say the least. But that hasn’t stopped them from working on Mark 2 & Mark 3. Could Snapchat see more success with these new installments?

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March 9th 2018

The Power Of Influencer Marketing

With Facebook’s recent organic search algorithm update, Google Chrome launching an ad-blocker and the ever-changing state of digital it’s becoming increasingly difficult for brands to reach their target audience. This has helped make way for a newer form of marketing known as ‘Influencer Marketing’…

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March 9th 2018

Google Launches AMP Stories

Google is currently testing AMP Stories, a rich content format similar to the likes of Instagram Stories. The Flaunt Digital team discuss what AMP Stories actually are and how they could impact the world of digital…

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March 8th 2018

The Growing Role Of Analytics In Marketing

Over the years analytics has had an increasingly important role in marketing. Even so, research suggests that spend on marketing analytics could increase by 198% over the next three years. The Flaunt team sit down to discuss the growing role of analytics in marketing…

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March 8th 2018

Todoist Tool Review

Task management tools are a popular way for business professionals to streamline their tasks and improve productivity. In this episode of The Flaunt Review, Lee shares his thoughts on ‘Todoist’…

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March 7th 2018

Google AdSense Launches New Ad Format ‘Auto-Ads’

Google AdSense recently announced the roll-out of a new ad format, ‘Auto-Ads’, using machine learning to optimise the placement and frequency of ads. Chris, Lee & Jamie discuss what marketers need to know about the new ad format…

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March 3rd 2018

Google Launches Ad Blocker For Chrome

Google has started rolling out its own in-platform ad blocker for Chrome, in an attempt to improve the quality of online ad experiences. Lee, Chris & Jamie discuss their takes on the move…

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March 2nd 2018

Amazon Web Services Cloud Security Concerns

You may have noticed several news outlets sharing reports of security concerns over Amazon’s cloud computing service, AWS. But when you look beneath the surface, the security problems could have all been avoided…

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March 1st 2018

Android Pay Rebrands To Google Pay

Google recently announced that Android Pay is changing to Google Pay. In Episode 5 of the Industry Spotlight, the Flaunt Digital team share their thoughts on the rebrand…

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February 23rd 2018

Why Video Needs To Be At The Top Of Your Marketing Agenda

With video content becoming easier than ever to produce, it’s something that more and more businesses are experimenting with. E-commerce marketing expert, Victoria Greene, shares her thoughts on the benefits of incorporating video into your marketing strategy…

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February 22nd 2018

Facebook Loses Users For The First Time Ever

Facebook reported that users were spending 50 million hours less on the platform, with a loss of 2.8 million users under 25 – the first time the platform has ever lost users in the US & Canada. The Flaunt Digital team discusses how this could impact the world of social media…

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February 20th 2018

Google Announces AMP For Gmail

Google recently announced it will be bringing AMP to Gmail later this year. In this week’s Industry Spotlight, the team discuss how this could impact Google as a brand and email as we know it…

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February 15th 2018

Snapchat Launches The ‘Snap Store’

Snapchat recently launched its very own in-app shopping section, the ‘Snap Store’, selling a range of Snapchat-branded products such as dancing hot dogs. But could there be more to it than this?

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February 14th 2018

How Important Is Good Website Design?

You may have heard the reports of thousands of parents struggling to access subsidised childcare benefits as a result of a glitchy government website. Lee, Chris & Jamie discuss the importance of getting your website design right first time…

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February 13th 2018

The Northern Digital Skills Gap

Did you know there are 1.4 digital vacancies for each person in the digital sector up north? Following Tech North & EY’s report on the ‘digital skills gap’ up north, the Flaunt Digital team discuss some of the key figures…

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February 9th 2018

Snapchat Stories Available To Non-Snapchat Users

Snapchat recently announced their decision to open up selected Snapchat stories to non-Snapchat users. The Flaunt Digital team discuss what impact this could have on Snapchat and the wider marketing community…

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February 7th 2018

Google Optimize Tool Review

Back in 2017, Google launched its website testing & personalisation tool ‘Google Optimize’ – one of the most comprehensive free tools in a very competitive market. Find out if it plays up to expectations in our full review…

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February 6th 2018

Key Branding Lessons From The New Leeds United Badge

Last month, Leeds United announced a new design for their club badge, which didn’t go down particularly well in the football community. Lee, Chris & Jamie discuss some of the key takeaways from a digital marketing point-of-view…

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February 5th 2018

What Does The Rise Of Voice Search Mean For Marketers?

The rise in popularity of voice search has been one of the hottest topics in the digital world over the last few years. With the use of voice search increasing at a rapid pace, the Flaunt Digital team discuss what the future of voice search could look like…

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February 3rd 2018

Google Update To URLs On AMP Pages

Google recently announced their decision to return the URLs of AMP pages to the publishers, as opposed to ‘www.google.com/amp’. The Flaunt Digital team discuss some of the implications this update could have…

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February 2nd 2018

The New Google Search Console Update

Do you use Google Analytics? If so, you may have received an email from Google announcing the release of a new design for their search console tool. Here’s what you can expect…

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January 31st 2018

Apps vs PWAs

Also known as Progressive Web Apps, PWAs have taken the digital world by storm with brands like Twitter adopting the new app experience. The Flaunt Digital team discusses some of the key differences from native apps and what the future may hold for PWAs…

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January 30th 2018

Facebook Organic Reach Update

Facebook recently announced their decision to prioritize posts from their friends & family over business posts to ‘improve the wellbeing of its users’. Lee, Chris & Jamie discuss the impact this will have on the organic reach of business accounts…

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January 30th 2017

Why SSL Is A Requirement

With the web getting more secure and Google prioritising HTTPS in the SERPS find out today why you need an SSL certificate on your website.

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November 28th 2016

Facebook Advertising for Lead Generation Tutorial

Have you ever wondered how Facebook can help boost your business leads?  We’re here to help you get to grip with the basics and teach how to start generating more qualified, targeted prospects today. Facebook for business is helping business’ everywhere get their product or service in front of relevant audiences, and we’d like to

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October 11th 2016

How to Increase Conversions on Shopify

Need ideas on how to optimise your Shopify website for conversions? Read on to find out the best methods for making sure your products are selling as well as they should be.

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September 14th 2016

Facebook For Business – The Good, The Bad, And The Awesome

Social advertising is becoming a staple in driving online business success.  It’s a costs effective way to engage with relevant audiences, build brand communities and re-connect with valued customers using a variety of ad formats. Facebook have made tremendous strides with their ad serving capabilities over recent years making the platform an essential marketing channel for

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August 25th 2016

How you should be reporting on content marketing ROI

The awareness of how powerful and profitable content marketing can be (if executed correctly) has risen dramatically over the last five years. To deploy continued successful content marketing you have to understand performance.

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August 12th 2016

Fix your Google Analytics events in Google Tag Manager

Recently we came across a problem whereby we needed to change a website from using Universal Analytics to using Google Tag Manager (with Google Analytics enabled within). This process is pretty easy and really common, but no one tells you that if you’ve got Universal Analytics events calls scattered throughout your website, these will all break. The

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June 23rd 2016

Google Rich Cards ~ Structured Data Is NOW Even More Important

Structured data is not a new thing, the Schema.org initiative was launched on the 2nd of June 2011 by Google, Yahoo! and Bing. It is a shared vocabulary which provides search engines with more detailed information on web pages, this allows search engines to offer rich experiences within their search results for certain information. You

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June 20th 2016

The importance of technical SEO in an artificial intelligence world

The methodology of the SEO industry has changed, and Google has raised the bar for what it takes to deploy successful SEO campaigns for your clients. It’s time to step up and acknowledge that the old rules no longer apply, let’s look at how you can stay ahead of the curve and why technical SEO is

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June 17th 2016

An Introduction & Best Practices To DoubleClick Bid Strategies & Automations

 Depending on the size and portfolio of your client, bid management software with automated bidding tools can really be worth their investment, saving time and money. Any accomplished search specialist will tell you how only weeks, even months of manual testing can provide you with the right insight to develop a robust bid strategy.

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June 7th 2016

What does it mean when marketers say “create content”?

“Content is anything that adds value to a reader’s life.” ~ Avinash Kaushik With the growth of content marketing over the last 3-4 years the phrase “create content” has become common among marketers recommending strategies for their clients. This is great and generally it is relevant advice, but what does it actually mean? There are so

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June 2nd 2016

4 Ways to Optimise Your AMP Content

As we mentioned in our recent article, How to Enable Google AMP on Your WordPress Site, Google’s AMP is becoming an important channel for maximising your content exposure and visibility. However, the previous post simply focused on getting the fundamentals in place for making sure your content is ready and available in your WordPress site.

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May 24th 2016

How to Enable Google AMP on Your WordPress Site

Now that Google is presenting AMP-enabled (Accelerated Mobile Pages) articles right at the top of UK mobile SERPs, it’s becoming important for content-marketers and blog developers to look into enabling AMP on their websites. The actual location of the AMP articles varies depending on the term (it seems like terms which are currently trending in

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May 9th 2016

What is micro content & why is it important?

With the rise of content marketing’s popularity naturally there is now an ecosystem of terms and techniques that sit uniquely within content marketing. What Is Micro Content? One key term that has become a “buzzword” within content marketing is “micro content”. There are lots of definitions of what micro content is but to put it

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May 5th 2016

Do websites with video rank better for SEO?

As video becomes more and more popular online, brands are asking the question “should we be “doing” video?” The short is answer is “yes”. Video is a great way to tell your story and create engaging content that has the ability to not only grab potential customers attention, but also provides an opportunity for you

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October 9th 2015

SEO Needs A Re-Brand

I have been doing “SEO” for a long time and have been lucky enough to work across a wide range of clients from small business to enterprise level, this means that i have had the opportunity to gain a good understanding of what people think of SEO and its function. It pains me to say it

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July 17th 2015

Remote team efficiency, the tools that help us get it right!

When you defy convention within an established industry there is always going to be people that judge what you are doing and the way you are doing it. Flaunt Digital is a fully remote digital agency, the majority of the team comes from agency pedigree so we have been there and we know the mechanics

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