What’s on your Christmas Marketing List?

Shh! …Holidays are Coming – What’s on your Christmas Marketing List?

First of all, I swear I write this article earlier and earlier each and every year! No one - and I mean no one, wants ...
Lead with Value

Does Your Content “Lead with Value”?

“Lead with value”. Dependent on how closely you follow me on social media, how often you read my blogs and whether you join our weekly ...
5 top social media management tools

5 Top Social Media Management Tools

We’re big fans of social media management tools at Green Umbrella. Not only do they make it easier for you to plan your social media ...
Do I need a website

Do I Need a Website?

If you’re launching a new business (as many people are right now) budgets are tight and costs need to be kept low. You look at ...
podcast announcement - Christina Talks

A Little announcement – AND a little favour!

If you do the maths and work out how many hours you have each week after you've removed time for sleep, eating and an average ...
IS the QR code making a come back?

Should You Be Using QR Codes As A Marketing Tool?

Are QR codes making a comeback? They were trendy once, for about 5 minutes, admittedly, and then they quickly seemed to phase out of regular ...
Treat customer with a promotional product

Give Your Customers a Treat as they Return to the Workplace

Strange Times So, not really wanting to use the somewhat overused words such as, 'unprecedented' or 'extraordinary' to describe recent months, it has to be ...
Nine Awesome Ideas For Blog Topics

Nine awesome ideas for blog topics

Help, I don’t know what to blog about! You already know you should be blogging, don’t you?! Let’s assume that we’re preaching to the converted ...
Making social media accessible to all

Making Social Media Accessible to All

In early July, the Government Communication Service (GCS) released a statement that helps encourage us all to create accessible social media campaigns. According to the ...
Top 7 eCommerce Growth Strategies for 2020

Top 7 eCommerce Growth Strategies for 2020

No one could have predicted COVID19 and the global changes that it caused. But now that the dust is settling we can see some definite ...
five reasons to outsource social media

Five Reasons Why You Should Outsource Social Media

With so many social media platforms to consider using in your business and the time it takes to both develop and implement an effective social ...
Honest or just couldn’t be bothered? Why you may need to stop being ‘authentic’ in your video posts

Honest or just couldn’t be bothered? Why you may need to stop being ‘authentic’ in your video posts

I want to be perfectly clear about something. I love authenticity. When you are posting on social or creating content for your marketing, you should ...

Does Email Marketing Work?

If you ask me what the current digital marketing trend is, the one thing that everyone is asking us for right now - it's got ...
Does your Website pass the 10 point checklist?

Webinar – Does your Website Pass this 10 Point Checklist?

Does your website pass this 10 point checklist? It is important to optimise your website to maximise success! Thursday 11th June 2020, 18:30 BST About ...
How to choose images for social media

Every picture tells a story – How to choose images for social media

We all make mistakes. It would be completely unrealistic to assume that you can go through an entire working day without making the odd typo ...
How to get started with Mailchimp

Webinar – How to Get Started with Mailchimp

How to get started with Mailchimp - Learn how to pull your data together and send out your first email campaign to your ideal audience. ...
The rise of the podcast

The Rise of the Podcast

Podcasts are on the rise people – and for good reason! The thing is, they’re a bit like that fashion trend that disappears and then ...
How to use canva like a pro

Webinar – How to Use Canva Like a Pro

How to use Canva like a Pro - You don't need to have big budgets to fill your social media sites and website with professional ...
Email nurture campaign

Should You Implement an Email Nurture Sequence?

Let’s get real – creating an email nurture sequence is not one of the most exciting marketing activities in the world. That said, it is ...
Beginners guide to Hootsuite

Webinar – The Beginners Guide to Hootsuite

The Beginners Guide to Hootsuite - We'll give you a tour and show you how to use this popular scheduling tool to give you time ...
Online Marketing Courses

Our Online Marketing Courses Have Now Launched!

Yes! It's here! We've wanted to create Green Umbrella online marketing courses for a while, but it was just one of those things that kept ...
Overcoming your video fears – How to be confident on video

Webinar – Overcoming your Video Fears – How to be Confident on Video

Overcoming your video fears – How to be Confident on Video - If nerves get the better of you going LIVE on video, this webinar ...
No one is coming to rescue you - help and support

No One is Coming to Rescue You – You Have to do it Yourself

I’ve had some long chats this week with a couple of clients who were feeling pretty down. They are absolutely not alone. The current situation ...
Sometimes… we need to revisit the basics!

Sometimes… We Need to Revisit the basics!

There are all sorts of challenges that come up when I’m speaking with people about all things marketing. I like to think that for every ...