01Nov
By: Alex Halpern On: November 01, 2017 In: Content, Content Marketing, PR Comments: 0

On November 1 (today) we celebrate National Author’s Day. This might seem a far cry from those of us working in the world of technology. But when Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s book ‘Hit Refresh’ was launched last September, it shipped out to bookstores across the world. And he’s far...

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27Oct
By: Leah Jones On: October 27, 2017 In: Content Marketing, Marketing, PR Comments: 0

Last week, CommsCo attended Marketo’s ‘Marketing Nation London’ at the QE11 in Westminster. An international roadshow that takes in Boston, Chicago and London, the event’s next stop is sunny San Francisco. The day held an array of amazing speakers, from Marketo’s Chief Operating Officer, Greg Wolfe, to the Head...

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08Aug
By: Ryan Seller On: August 08, 2017 In: Content Marketing, PR, Social Media Comments: 0

As well as gaining an education, your time at university is (amongst other things) about becoming more employable as you prepare to join the working world. There’s more to a CV than an impeccable university transcript and your presidency of the Real Ale society; it’s also important to have...

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07Jul
By: Helen Frear On: July 07, 2017 In: BLog, Content, Content Marketing, PR, Social Media, Technology Comments: 0

Content marketing is now an integral part of B2B PR strategy. So it’s surprising to see companies creating content for content’s sake; going through the motions and failing to reap the potential benefits in terms of lead generation. The right content in the right place does wonders for an...

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09May

Move over Mad Men – traditional advertising is being edged out by a younger, fresher, digital option: influencer marketing. Word-of-mouth is one of the most valuable forms of marketing – potential customers are much more likely to follow up on recommendations from a person that they know and trust...

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15Mar
By: Helen Frear On: March 15, 2017 In: BLog, Content, Content Marketing, Uncategorized Comments: 0

The billion-dollar tech start-up was once the realm of fantasy. Today, they’re thriving, backed by a rising market and a new generation of disruptive technologies. So how do these billion-dollar ‘unicorns’ do it? Innovative technology and a crack team, sure, but there’s something else; great branding and solid copy....

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16Dec
By: Helen Frear On: December 16, 2016 In: BLog, Content, Content Marketing, Social Media, Video Comments: 0

It’s that time of year again when, as the year comes to a close, we start to look ahead to 2017. Content marketing has become an integral part of B2B marketing strategy, and as its popularity increases, companies are keen to harness its full potential. So what does content...

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11Nov
By: Leah Jones On: November 11, 2016 In: BLog, Content, Content Marketing, PR, Uncategorized Comments: 0

Last month I attended a one day copywriting course, ran by B2B Marketing. The course was interactive and informative, with plenty of open discussion about Mr. Men, hairy issues and vending machines, of all things. So what do Mr. Men and content marketing have in common, and how can...

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06Sep
By: Jennifer Reid On: September 06, 2016 In: Comms, Content Marketing, PR Comments: 0

Time and time again clients tell us the same thing: the coverage they get from client case study success stories is the one of the most effective types of PR. It’s no surprise – as a B2B technology company, the best reference is a glowing named customer use case,...

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23Aug
By: Helen Frear On: August 23, 2016 In: BLog, Content, Content Marketing Comments: 0

For digital marketers, the ability to personalise content is essential to the success of their online strategy. But in a world where we’re constantly bombarded with messages from multiple different newsfeeds, how do you differentiate? How do you capture your audience’s attention? Our Account Executive, Helen Frear, shares five...

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