2016

E-Commerce Marketing Survey 2016. Win £1000+ of consultancy!

2016 has been a crazy year. I don’t think anyone can dispute that, whether we’re talking about Brexit, a US presidential campaign, celebrity deaths, a boat not being named Boaty McBoatface, or one gorilla which captured the hearts of the online community. But I don’t really want to hear any more about those things. IRead more…

Top 5 Things to Remove from Your Website

Websites can be very annoying indeed. I know I’ve implemented plenty of ‘features’ over the years that have ended up being more annoying than planned. From the <marquee> scrolling text of the 90s through to full screen SUBSCRIBE pop-ups and everything in between. Your site probably has a few aspects which could be annoying toRead more…

Marketing Budget Calculator

The fifty6 Marketing Budget Calculator

I’ve been going on about a ‘better way’ of working out marketing budgets for a while now. There was this video, and this one, and then this talk. After those talks, and some feedback from various lovely people I’ve ranted at about this over the past couple of years, I realised that the problem isn’tRead more…

How Much Marketing Is Enough?

Last week, on the 7th of March 2014, I gave a talk to the HHDBA’s ‘Future Of Business Conference’ for businesses in and around Mid Sussex. It was a great day, full of fantastic speakers and an involved crowd. Luckily for me, Chris was on hand to man the camera and get some footage. UnfortunatelyRead more…