Tag Archives: digital marketing

5 Things Businesses Should Know About Instagram

Instagram

Have you had a chance to sign up to the free 25 November seminar “Making Social Media Work“? Places are going fast, so to make sure you get yours sign up now. A lot of businesses have heard of and are users of the well known Social Media networks: Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. It is […]

Creating a Digital Marketing Strategy

Manchester Sharp Project Member 3 Sheep Ltd is a Go ON UK Supporter and Digital Champion

Businesses are increasingly looking to Digital Marketing as a key way of communicating with customers as more and more people have access to high-speed Internet, Smartphones and Tablet Devices. But what does ‘Digital Marketing’ actually mean? UK businesses are currently losing £63 billion in revenue because they do not have an effective Digital Marketing Strategy. […]

Vine, Instagram, Flickr, YouTube and Business

It is funny just how many Executives do not like having their picture taken. Not all, some jump in front of the camera the first chance they get, but many are genuinely camera-shy. Even more so if you mention the dreaded phrase ‘may I just get a short video clip of you?’. Within recent years […]

Omnichannel Retail Coming to Your Town

Omnichannel Retail

The UK retail economy remains stuck without growth and with inflation rising to 2.7% that stagnation is taking its toll. The High Street has been particularly hit hard. News accounts remind us that town centres without free parking cannot compete with the out of town centres. The increasing number of empty shops puts off consumers […]

Senior Manchester Law Executive Caught Spamming

Many Senior Executives tell me that some of their deepest reservations about Social Media and it’s use in business is they feel it can trivialise relationships and lead to unwarranted intrusions on their time. A great example of this problem came to me yesterday (Sunday). A Senior Law figure in Manchester, sent the following message […]

Digital Economy on the Critical List

Is it all over for the UK Digital Economy?

£63 billion in lost revenue and one in five High Street shops closing primarily because UK Business is still not engaging with the Digital Economy. Despite the appointment of Gurus such as Mary Portas for the High Street and Martha Lane Fox as Digital Champion, the UK Government has consistently failed to show true leadership […]

A lost £63bn – The UK’s Digital Economy Scandal

In the last 3 Sheep Executive Digital Briefing we highlighted how around around 14% of UK businesses are still not using digital technologies, according to the Martha Lane Fox chaired Digital Charity, Go ON UK. This lack of engagement is consequently losing the UK economy about £63 billion in revenue. The big issue is that […]

Using Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Apps Strategically in Business

3 Sheep are proud to announce the launch of their new Executive Digital Business Strategy Workshop, taking your organisation’s senior executives and managers through the world of Apps, Social Media and other Internet technologies, from a business perspective. Technology charity Go ON UK, chaired the Government’s UK Digital Champion,  Martha Lane Fox, recently published a […]

Using Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn in Business Part 2

In Using Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn in Business Part 1, we looked at the ‘Big Three’ players in the enterprise Social Media space, identifying their characteristics, strengths and weaknesses. Harnessed correctly, Social Media is a cost effective way of: Marketing products and services. Researching industry and wider trends and fashions. Sharing knowledge. Supporting clients. Connecting […]