Random Musings

The Best Christmas Ads of 2019

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Excitable Edgar

‘Tis the season, so we’ve put together a list of the best Christmas ads of 2019! Last Christmas we were treated to some real gems, including Sainsbury’s Big Night In, Aldi’s Kevin the Carrot and, of course, John Lewis’s Elton John ad, The Boy and The Piano. Let’s see how this year’s offering compares… #BeAKidThisChristmas […]

Announcements

Introducing Kate Gillard

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Kate Gillard

Hi there! My name is Kate Gillard and I’m currently studying Media Production.  My passion for media can be traced back to when I was a child, when I would make little videos for my family and friends. This passion has continued to grow ever since. As I am a creative person and a lover […]

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We Were On The Radio

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From left to right: Jenna Yhearm, Charlie Taylor, Corrie Wheeler

Eek, we still can’t believe we were on the radio this month! That’s right, the Gumption team were live on BBC Somerset for Connected with Charlie Taylor on the 10th October. And, of course, we got to talk about all things social media. It was wonderful to give listeners an insight into what we do. […]

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Interview with Ellie Kendrick

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Ellie Kendrick and Hope Dickson Leach being interviewed about the Levelling

When the Visit Somerset team asked us to interview Ellie Kendrick about The Levelling back in 2016, our response was “yes, 100% yes”. We knew her as Meera Reed from Game of Thrones, so you can only imagine how excited we were to meet her and sit down for a chat about her latest project! […]

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Solve Your Social Media Woes In One Hour

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​Social Media is the way forward in this day and age, we use it for everything! To look up friends, contacts, services, food, fashion, beauty and even places we are thinking of visiting.  People no longer use traditional methods as their first port of call to find out information. Social Media is now the way […]

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Social Media for Small Business: Top Tip #4

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TOP TIP #4 We often get asked about how to create interesting and fun content – businesses complaining that they don’t have anything to post about. Nonsense, we say! Every business has plenty of interesting things to say; we always recommend sitting down with your team and brainstorming posts. For example, if you’re a restaurant, […]

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Social Media for Business: Top Tip #3

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TOP TIP #3 What’s wonderful about social media is that it allows a two way conversation with your customers. If someone takes the time to leave you positive feedback, don’t ignore them! Take the time to reply. What’s just as important is to not ignore the negative feedback. Even if the users comments have made […]