Posts Tagged ‘brands’

They say sex sells – but not like this

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

This morning, I was happily scrolling through my Twitter feed when this came up as a promoted post.


It was pretty terrible, and quite a few of the replies – from their target market – reflected that. Here’s just one of ’em.


3 brands that are doing Instagram right

Friday, September 11th, 2015

Instagram may have started out as a way for people to let you know what they had for breakfast, but now it’s one of the most effective advertising platforms for brands looking to be creative.

1. Old Spice

We’ve mentioned in a previous blog post how much we loved Old Spice’s choose-your-own-adventure Instagram campaign, but we think it deserves a place on this list, too. By making use of Instagram’s tagging capabilities, Old Spice engineered a variety of stories that kept players gripped, and subtly promoted their product throughout. Genius, eh?



Together’s Monday Musings

Monday, August 3rd, 2015


It’s that time again!

Now I’ve enjoyed today’s Monday mocha, which I buy every Monday morning from Cafe Nero entirely because it’s alliterative, it’s time for some musings.

So sit back, read up on what’s hot in Together HQ, and let your fondly remembered weekend slip slowly away.


Which social network should your business be on?

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

Social networks are everywhere; everyone is on them all of the time. When we wake up we check our Twitter and when we’re on our lunch break we catch up on Facebook. And if we’re doing it, so are your customers.

Being on a social network is great, but that doesn’t mean being on every social network. Your job is to discover who your audience are and what social networks they are using the most. There’s no point in raving about your product or service on Twitter if all your customers are over on Pinterest, is there?

Pinning down where your customers are online can be a difficult task, so we’ve put together this infographic on some of the most-used social platforms in the UK to help you out.


Together’s Monday Musings

Monday, July 13th, 2015


Ah, another week has flown by! To distract yourself from time that just keeps on tick, tick, ticking away, why not take five of those precious minutes and read today’s musings?

Here’s what we were chatting about in Together HQ last week.