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Is your Youtube Channel Set for Success?

Is your YouTube channel set for success? 5 starting points for your YouTube strategy

If you have a YouTube channel, it should be something you are proud of and something that can be found by your current and future ...
Marketing is stressing me out

Marketing is Stressing Me Out

Working in marketing is great – I genuinely love it as a career choice and have worked as a marketer in some shape or form ...
Are you socially local to your brand?

Are You Socially Loyal to Your Brand?

Imagine this scenario: You need to post something across your Social Media accounts, nothing exciting has happened in the office, the Days of the Year ...
How Do I Create Brand loyalty using social media?

How Do I Create Brand Loyalty Using Social Media?

Brand loyalty, Customer Advocacy… there are other phrases that are used too that all amount to the same things – creating a warm fuzzy feeling ...
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 ...
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 ...
Put Your Best Presenting Foot Forward

Put Your Best Presenting Foot Forward

Let’s face it, most presentations are painful, for all parties involved. For the presenter, who’s spent days planning. To the audience, who are wondering what ...
Diversity in Marketing

Diversity And Inclusion In Marketing

Diversity and Inclusion, or D&I, as it's often shortened to, is a theme that seems to be covered more and more in various sectors. Recently, ...
Christina talks social media mistakes

Christina talks social media mistakes

June has been a crazy-busy month! I've been out and about and certainly have some miles under my belt – but when Cameron from Firefish ...
Will A Trade Body Help Boost My Business?

Will A Trade Body Help Boost My Business?

This week’s Green Umbrella HQ debate centred around trade bodies and ultimately, whether they’re worth getting involved with and how good they are for boosting ...
Blogging - 99 Problems, but Writing this Blog ain’t One!

99 Problems, but Writing this Blog ain’t One!

If you’ve read my articles in the past (or had a conversation with me), you’ll know how important I believe blogging is. You’ll also know ...
SEO - What caused my website to plummet

What Caused My Website To Plummet?

The aim of the majority of website owners is to see their site rise high up in the search engine rankings. If your site doesn’t ...
My Top 5 Recommendations For Starting A New Business

My Top 5 Recommendations For Starting A New Business

Whilst on a recent holiday, I received a text message from a friend saying "I've been writing lots of ideas about a new business venture ...
10 Strategies to Get Close to Millennials via Marketing Campaigns

10 Strategies to Get Close to Millennials via Marketing Campaigns

Millennials are now officially the largest working generation in US history. They’ve managed to outnumber the Baby Boomers, so it’s only right that marketers and ...
Is Your Business Marketing to the 65%?

Is Your Business Marketing to the 65%?

Here’s a scenario for you… I have 100 people I’ve swept off the street, 65 of them are in one room, and 35 are in ...
Five Apps That Will Enhance Your Instagram Presence

Five Apps That Will Enhance Your Instagram Presence

Instagram is all about images!  If you are uploading vertical images to your business Instagram account then I urge you to stop right now... thank ...
Hang on a minute, I’m just having a micro-moment

Hang on a minute, I’m just having a micro-moment

Recently I was asked by my daughter to purchase alien-themed party bags for her favourite toy, Sheepy's, birthday party; it was Wednesday, and they were ...
Christmas Marketing Plans

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

No one - and I mean no one, wants to be the first person to talk about it. We start to see the evidence of ...

The Apprentice…You're Hired!

I always thought that starting a new job would be hard, but it’s not as daunting as I once thought. After moving two hours away ...

Money Isn't Everything!

How often have you heard that phrase over the course of your life? I know that I have heard it numerous times.  Usually when we ...
Five Amazing Ways To Boost Your Productivity

Five Amazing Ways To Boost Your Productivity

No matter how focused on achieving our goals we are, productivity seems to escape us. It's a common problem among all kinds of professionals. When ...
Personal branding - What the frack…

Personal branding – What the frack…

I recently came across someone who describes themselves as a personal branding guru. (Yep, they used the word guru.) They were 12 (ok, early/ mid-20s) ...
What is The Future of Twitter?

What is The Future of Twitter?

It is important for Green Umbrella to keep ahead of the game when it comes to all things social media related.  Online Marketing is such ...
Do You Struggle With Measuring the Effectiveness of Your Facebook advertising?

Do You Struggle With Measuring the Effectiveness of Your Facebook advertising?

Let’s face it – interpreting the results of your Facebook Advertising Campaigns can be tricky if you are not sure what it is you are ...