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Why you shouldn’t self-host your own video

You click on a video self-hosted on a website and it… Stops. Doesn’t work. Spends five minutes buffering and juddering and annoying you so much you click to another website. We see this all the time and it drives us nuts. Why? Like we’ve said before, video is king. Companies are using video more and more to tell their story, show off of their skills and attract customers. If you want to be taken seriously then having a video on your…

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How to make a routine while travelling

For the past four weeks I have been getting up every morning at 6 am to walk the dogs we’re looking after at our house sit in Cuenca, Ecuador. Three quarters of an hour later I make breakfast, grind some coffee, jump in the shower and make the bed. By 8 I’m out the door to catch a bus that takes me Spanish class for four hours, then I go to lunch with friends and head back home to do what…

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4 of the best inspirational blogs

‘It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.’ Charles Dickens’ immortal opening line of his novel A Tale of Two Cities is as applicable to our modern times as it was describing the turbulent times of London and Paris during the French Revolution. Bang – In comes the iPhone. Out goes the land line. Bang – in comes Facebook. Out goes the high school yearbook. Bang – in comes Twitter. Out goes the gossip column. Information…

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5 inspirational video campaigns

Need a bit of a pick-me-up? Running out of marketing ideas? Then you’ve come to the right page – we’ve put together a list of 5 inspirational video campaigns that have been hugely successful online. You might not have the budgets these films did but they’ll still inspire you to create amazing content for your business – they did for us. 5 inspirational video campaigns WestJet Airlines Christmas Miracle Last year WestJet (an airline we’d previously never heard of) had…

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What to do before you publish

My very first day of work as a TV reporter scarred me for life.  I’d landed my big break at Golden West News, a regional television station in Western Australia and was set for a month at the head office to learn the ropes. I was out to impress.  The Editor was a formidable man named John Rudd who was a legend the news industry, the sort of bloke who proves the pen is mightier than the sword. He gave…

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What Savile Row can teach you about social media

In Japansese, the word for suit is ‘Sabiro’ – an echo of ‘Savile Row,’ the most famous street of tailors in the world. Savile Row in London has been hand making ‘bespoke’ suits and military uniforms for more than 300 years. It’s a street of tailoring houses collectively known as ‘The Row,’ a brand that transcends the individual businesses it’s made from. The Row is very, very exclusive and very, very expensive. I should know; I had my wedding suit…

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