16 September 2015

10 tips from Be A Better Blogger

In case you missed us talking about it (unlikely), we held our Be A Better Blogger event last night. A big thank you to everyone who came down, especially Adam from Unite Student and Rachel from Handbags & Cupcakes, but if you couldn’t make the event last night, here’s a roundup of the take home messages from the event; 1. Promotion is everything One tip is for every hour …

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16 September 2015

Rugby World Cup: Who’s keen before kick-off?

At Tamar we love all sporting events, so naturally we are very excited about the Rugby World Cup which kicks off on Friday, down the road from us at Twickenham Stadium. In the run up to the tournament, we’ve decided to look at Google search patterns data to establish which countries’ online users were most looking forward to the Cup. In …

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16 September 2015

Blogger Spotlight – Kim from Sweet Monday

It’s day 3 of Social Media Week and next up we’re chatting to Kim, who runs Sweet Monday. She blogs about fashion and general lifestyle in between her normal work life as a Content Market Assistant. Don’t forget, you can read them all on our Blogger Spotlight page. What made you want to start a blog? Was there a particular idea …

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16 September 2015

Tamar win Silver: Digital Agency of the Year 2015

Yesterday was a pretty big day for us here at Tamar. After our successful Social Media Week event, ‘Be a Better Blogger’ we headed across town to the third annual awards ceremony for the Online Retail Awards, where we had a handful of nominations. We were extremely proud to have been shortlisted, both for our client campaigns for Barchester Healthcare …

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15 September 2015

Blogger Spotlight – Kirsty from Something Crunchy Mummy

It’s day 2 of Social Media Week, and we’re onto our second interview! If you missed our first one, make sure you catch up on our interview with Lydia from Pererro Travel. Don’t forget that all throughout Social Media Week you can follow what we’re up to by either searching our hashtag #SMWBlogger on Twitter or Instagram, or by following us @TamarUK. Next up we’re …

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14 September 2015

Blogger Spotlight – Lydia from Pererro Travel

It’s Social Media Week! Every day this week we’ll be posting an interview with a blogger, to get more insight into how they work, and how they write. Don’t forget that all throughout Social Media Week you can follow what we’re up to by either searching our hashtag #SMWBlogger on Twitter or Instagram, or by following us @TamarUK. For our …

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4 September 2015

The Blogger’s Guide to Social Media Week

Are you attending our event Be A Better Blogger at Social Media Week? SMWLondon kicks off a week today and if you are a blogger or aspiring blogger, then it’s a great opportunity to gain some insight on how you can raise your profile. To help you, we’ve highlighted the blogger related events we’d recommend for the week and why, with time …

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3 September 2015

How big will #ForceFriday be?

Nearly 40 years ago, millions of Star Wars fans rushed to purchase branded toys and figures from their favourite film. Unable to cope with unexpectedly high demand, the race for merchandise famously left many children disappointed at the prospect of a Skywalker-less Christmas. A lot has changed since those days, but fandom’s excitement remains. As the release date of Star …

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29 July 2015

Twitter joke plagiarism

It’s been brought to everyone’s attention this week that Twitter is removing allegedly ‘stolen’ jokes, without investigating the accusations. It was brought to everyone’s attention by the twitter account @PlagiarismBad, although they themselves have admitted they don’t think they’re responsible for Twitter’s crackdown, they simply noticed it first. So what if people steal jokes on Twitter? People steal jokes all the time. But to …

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24 July 2015

5 things which happened in SEO this month

SEO is a very fast moving industry. With Google and other search engines constantly moving the goal posts, it’s essential for us to keep up with the latest news and stay ahead of the game. Here are 5 things which happened in SEO so far this month. Panda 4.2 After 10 months wait, Google has rolled out yet another Panda …

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