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HTTPS and SSL Certificates

In the past SSL Certificates were almost exclusively used for eCommerce stores. These days having an SSL certificate installe
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The Top 5 investments for your eCommere website

Want to set up an eCommerce website but not sure how to spend your budget? Here’s our Top 5 on what your business needs to
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Styling your online store

When it comes to retail, it’s all about getting the presentation and image of your store right to attract new customers and
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The Marketing Advantages of ‘How To’ videos

With YouTube being one of the most used search engines in the world (sorry Google), it is not surprising that businesses are
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Google Warning Websites to Use SSL

Experts have been warning for some time now that Google is aggressively encouraging website owners to transition to using SSL
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Why Perception of Value is so important

With the technology take-over and 24/7 information service that consumers are now exposed to, getting your product noticed is
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Websites beware - Is Google blacklisting HTTP?

HTTP stands for Hypertext Transfer Protocol and is the old and not secure version in which information and data is shared whi
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Why your Business Needs to Give Back

Irrespective of the size of your business, there is an infinite way in which you as a business can give back to the community
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5 Business To Dos in 2017

Only a few more sleeps until we welcome in the new year and with the new year comes new years resolutions. If you are a busi
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Spotify launches the ‘weirdest’ global campaign ever

“Thanks 2016, It’s been weird.” Welcome to Spotify’s biggest ever campaign and boy is it weird - weird in a good way.
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2016's Top 5 Most Viral Campaigns

When it comes to going viral with a message, it all comes down to how many people want to physically ‘share’ your message

Merry Christmas from the team at Shared Marketing

Happy Silly Season! Our business would not be possible without the continued support of our fantastic clients, incredible
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Help! My website is sick!

There are many reasons why business owners need help with their website - and sometimes they're not even aware their website
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Aldi unveils one of the best #fails by asking customers what they think

When it comes to branding and consumer engagement, social media has opened the floodgates like nothing else we've seen. There
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There's Nothing Like Australia - unless you're over 40 with kids.

Happy Australia day Australians! You are about to be given the gift of thousands of new international friends thanks to the l
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New Years Resolutions for your business

So 2016 is here. Now. We're in it. Therefore the excuse of 'we'll do that next year' is officially null and void. Sorry but t
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How to make blogging child's play

It's no secret that Google loves content which is why there is now such a strong emphasis on websites having a quality and re
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Why research is essential to your business

There's a saying from the very clever Albert Einstein "If you stop learning you start dying." This saying could not be more t
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Tips for Marketing at Christmas

The early bird captures the worm and that goes for snagging those eager online Christmas shoppers as well! With the festive s
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Building and Designing your business

Home renovation and design has never been more popular with magazines, blogs and reality tv show galore flooding our senses.
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Why we love eBooks

There's not many people out there who haven't subscribed to, or at least heard, of eBooks.  EBooks are paving the way when i
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Why the best PR campaigns will often come from your consumers

'Bring Back Allens Jelly Tots" was the message coming from fans of the Allen's lolly which was removed from the production li
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Copy cat design forces the AFL to say sorry

As a business, if you're going to copy or 'replicate' artwork, you had better have a good strategy in place for the repercuss
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How killing a lion can kill your business

There's not many people in the western world who wouldn't be familiar with the tragic fate of a famed lion named Cecil.  Cec
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The Changing Face of Retail Customers

A recent study by Delloite revealed the interesting - but unsurprising fact - that over 60% of customers check out the mercha
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Why you have to get your Google Adwords right!

As we've previously discussed, there's a lot more to setting up an AdWords campaign than meets the eye! Google is a tricky be
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SEO stands for Search Engine Optimisation

There's a certain three letters that you may hear being thrown around in general website conversation . . . SEO. Now, don't f
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The importance of testing your website

It is a very exciting time when you go to launch (or re-launch) your website. There is a world of possibilities out there and
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Why spelling mistakes are bad for business

There is nothing more off-putting than reading through the first line of a blog article, email newsletter or even a website a
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D-Day is coming if your website is not mobile friendly.

It's official. Google has announced the cut-off date for getting your website mobile friendly is the 21st of April. After thi
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How can your marketing get lucky?

In tribute to St Patrick's Day we thought we would take a look at some very simple tricks of the trade that can help you get
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The Yin and Yang - Why your Facebook page needs a website and your website needs a Facebook page

The definition of Yin and Yang thanks to our friends at Wikipedia reads as: "Yin and yang can be thought of as complementary
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To blog or not to blog, that is the question.

Words, words, words. Words are everywhere. Words are communication. Words are important and words are becoming increasingly i
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Does your website need a reno?

Your website is nine times out of ten the first impression, or the 'front door' to your business for new clients. So if your
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Batten down the hatches! There's a storm of analytics coming at you!

"Our website is performing really well." "We have received heaps of enquiries from our Adwords campaign." These little pats o
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Score a touch down with your branding

The American Super Bowl has become as much about entertainment as it has about sport and never more so than the 2015 Super Bo
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How to hit a bullseye with your Ad Re-targeting

Have you ever visited a website, left the website, then 5 seconds later seen an ad for that very same website on your intern
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What is Google Hummingbird and will it effect your SEO?

When you look up the definition of Google, as supplied by Google, not once does it mention 'increasing traffic to websites.'
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Your Map to Middle Earth

It's reassuring to know that even Google can have a bit of a giggle every now and then. Recently a new location Google Maps M
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New year, new marketing strategy.

2015 has flown in faster than we can say 'where did 2014 go?'. But with a new year comes a new opportunity to get things in p
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Retailers turn on the tears (and penguins) for their 2014 Christmas campaigns

Christmas campaigns have been taken to a new level this year thanks to our English pals and retail/grocery giants, John Lewis
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Why your website has to be mobile

There is nothing more frustrating than surfing the internet on your phone or iPad and coming across a website that has bits o
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Santa bought a Jeep.

Step aside Rudolph, Santa has bought a Jeep! The marketing gurus behind the simple yet brilliant 'I bought a Jeep' campaign
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The wonderful world of marketing acronyms

Have you ever attended a networking event, sat through a conference or just began a conversation with colleague and found you
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Why Bing loves Emoji's

Emoji's or Emoticons are one of Japan's most famous exports. Any time you see a happy face or a thumbs up in your emails, soc
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Where the Bloody Hell are you Barack?

There is not much more you could ask for than global recognition for your brand through the direct endorsement from the Pre
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Making a Message to Remember

Since July 2014, the historic Tower of London has seen a gradual transformation through the colour red. Armistice Day marked
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Why doesn't Google like me?

It's a question many business owners ask themselves over and over again "Why doesn't Google like my website?" It's a problem
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Staying true to your clientele

There are a few demographics that you just don't mess with, one of them being parents of young children. If you get this grou
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Be careful what you promise

Earlier this month an intriguing precedent was set for slogans used for companies. The global entity that is Red Bull saw its
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Getting Behind Your Local Business

As a business owner it makes sense to go after the big contracts and projects. As a business owner it is also easy to get car
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The Story Behind The Logo

Take a look around you right now, the world is surrounded by logos and designs. The Samsung logo on your phone, the BIC logo
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Getting Offensive to Get Noticed

It can be difficult to get your brand noticed in a market that is undoubtedly saturated with simular products and services an
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Don't Let Your Website Get Too Dusty

Back in the heyday of the 199o's when websites were first introduced as an extra marketing tool for business, the requirement
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Head in the Clouds - Computing

There are several contexts in which the word 'cloud' can be used: Meteorology:  a visible mass of condensed watery vapour f
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Don't Miss a Golden Marketing Opportunity

Anyone who knows anyone on the Gold Coast and follows them on social media, would've have undoubtedly seen a common theme occ
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When Competitions Get Ugly

With the increased use in technology, there is a new dimension in the world of competitions. Competitions are one of the old
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State Vs State

Tonight we see the first of the Queensland versus New South Wales State of Origin games for 2014 and it got us thinking in th
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Phone Manners Matter

"Yup." Believe it or not, this is how some business owners will answer their mobile phone. As you can appreciate, this is not
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That Sounds Familiar?

Ever catch yourself reading an article or blog on-line and thinking to yourself  'This sounds really familiar?' Chances are,
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Extra! Extra! Read all about it!

In the age of social media and 'sharing', it seems that more and more business are cutting back the amount of traditional med
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Keeping Up with The Joneses

Technology has changed the face of how we live life and also how we market our business. You need to know what your custom
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Brand Collateral

What is Brand collateral? Brand Collateral is the collection of media used to promote your organisation and support the sale
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Logo Design Info

Logo Design - They say that first impressions last. For many, the first impression your business is your logo. We design logo