19 June 2015

Customer Service is key on social

For most customer facing companies, social media is often the first port of call for people who use their products or services to complain or ask questions. Unlike with an email address, it’s public – so you know you’re more likely to get a response, a more positive response for that matter, in order to protect the brand’s image. Response Time …

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17 June 2015

Why are people so upset by the new Spotify logo?

A lot of angry Spotify users took to Twitter this morning to complain about the colour change of the Spotify logo on iOS devices. Like any great consumer uproar, it’s even got it’s own hashtag: #50ShadesOfGreen. Despite the arguably minor change, in general the response has been full of negativity and confusion. i’m considering deleting the spotify app simply because the …

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16 June 2015

Twenty Memories of Twenty Years

There have been awards, events, parties and successes, but one of the best parts of Tamar has always been the people, (the dogs), characters and the friendships made. So forgive us as we indulge in a few memories… 20. Henry’s Interview Just over 10 years ago Henry (yes 10 years!) came for his first interview at Tamar, where Neil Jackson said to …

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15 June 2015

5 potential consequences of Adblock on iPhone

Last week, Apple announced that the latest set of changes to Safari, it’s internet browser, would allow users to use Adblock on iPhone and iPad. Of course, Adblocking’s been around for a while on desktops. It is incredibly popular, with an estimated 140 million people using it, especially among the younger demographic. As online usage is increasingly edging towards mobile, the introduction …

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5 June 2015

The Tamar Times: May

With May now firmly behind us (where the heck is this year going?!) it’s time to take a look back at what the Tamar team have been up to over the past month. May saw a number of exciting events, some new starters in the team and some big plans coming together for later in the year. June will see …

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2 June 2015

BrandLove25 – Health & Nutrition

Whether you’re a full-time juicer or haven’t heard of a Nutribullet – you probably won’t have escaped the growing industry of healthy and tailored meal plans delivered to your door. We’re talking anything from the seasonal fresh food boxes for all the family from local suppliers, to tailored juice plans for individuals who require nutritional expertise to get keep them on the health track. The world of …

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18 May 2015

Why did Nando’s react so cautiously to #CheekyNandos?

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past week, you’ll undoubtedly be aware of the ‘Cheeky Nando’s’ meme and the internet-based ‘Mega LOLZ’ it has generated. Just in case you’re not, here’s the in-a-nutshell version. An anonymous Tumblr user named ‘Chavvesty‘ (who has since closed his blog down for unknown reasons) responded to an American Tumblr user who …

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5 May 2015

The Tamar Times: April

With 2015 shooting by so fast (or is that just us?!), it feels like we’ve had barely any time to stop and reflect. So we decided it was time to start a regular round-up of news from Tamar – a combination of client news, product launches, industry news and a bit of an update from Team Tamar. With the election …

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