seo is like game of thrones
4 May 2016

4 ways in which SEO is like Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones is very much the big topic of discussion at the moment – whether that’s on social media, around the watercooler at Tamar Towers, or even at dinner with your mum. Since its explosive return a couple of weeks ago, it’s all we can talk about – and we’re starting to see the parallels everywhere…. Did you know …

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29 April 2016


Hi, Remember me? Last time I introduced myself and told you all about my day at Tamar Towers. I’ve been up to a lot recently and owe you all an update. But first I’m going to tell you a bit more about me. I’m 2 years old now, time just flies by doesn’t it? I was born on the 26th …

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28 April 2016

4 Google features from the US elections that brands should adopt

The 2016 Presidential candidate election is one of the most buzzing events in recent history. This buzz is fuelled further by audience engagement in form of online search, video views and social media interactions. To meet the rising need for instant election information, Google has introduced several features that serve as a window into its future plans. Brands interested in staying …

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The month in social
27 April 2016

The month in social: April

We’re only four months into the year and already social media has thrown some unexpected events at us. As another month has flown by it’s time for our social round up, this month we have seen everything; from an exciting  new launch from Pinterest to Facebook continuing to expand its services. Snapchat updates privacy policy Snapchat is the social platform …

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22 April 2016

4 Benefits of Snapchat for Brands

It’s been over four years since Snapchat was released, with the simple function of sharing photos with friends that would disappear after ten seconds. Brands didn’t pay much attention in these early days as the potential to reach users was relatively small. Now, with an increased user base and new features, brands are starting to use Snapchat more frequently, some …

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21 April 2016

Unlocking the secrets of content marketing for brands

Content is one of the most important aspects of any website and most brands understand that it’s important to produce engaging and shareable content frequently. Producing content is not only a great way to improve rankings for SEO purposes, but it’s also important to encourage engagement and keep readers interested and returning to your site. Producing content can take time. …

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20 April 2016

7 Reasons why Donald Trump is like PPC

At Tamar, we only do natural, organic marketing. Whilst ‘paid for’ advertising has plenty of strengths and advantages, we believe there’s no substitute for earning your brand’s place in front of your consumer. The majority of our clients also utilise paid media to get in front of their audience, so we spend our fair share of time thinking about it, …

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15 April 2016

3 Reasons why SEOs hate Developers

The relationship between SEOs and developers has always been quite fraught, with both parties arguing over what do on a website. The truth of the matter is we don’t always hate developers, just the ones that don’t know how to do their job properly and make our lives ten times more difficult. Here’s three reasons why they  sometimes make us …

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14 April 2016

Adblocking means SEO is vital for brands

The rising use of ad blockers is currently a hot topic in the digital media industry. Publishers and paid media providers have been increasingly engaged in legal skirmishes with courts, ad blocking providers and web browser companies. The latest in the legal losing streak comes from Germany, where a court has rejected claims that ad blocking providers are illegal. As ad …

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gain instagram followers
13 April 2016

14 ways to gain followers on Instagram

Growing community sizes is often one of the core KPIs of a community manager, and Instagram is the new frontier for many businesses (those that are a little bit behind, at any rate…). But how can you grow your community size on Instagram? How can you capture those all-important followers? We’ve got 14 ways to do just that. #1 Buy followers …

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