Mapping the Deep: Digital Cartography with Google Maps

Recently Liam wrote about how we went about creating our massive Messages in the Deep piece, looking at the process and organisation of it. In this companion piece, I’m going to take a look at how we built the largest interactive feature, the map for showing all the deep sea communication cables around the world. […]

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Eye on China: A Look At Baidu and Sina Weibo

China. Land of noodles, pandas, ravenous industrialisation and economic growth, boundless contradiction, and also a place where I happened to spend nearly five of my fledging post-university years working and travelling while gradually fine-tuning my Mandarin. Since my return to the UK last year I’ve been lucky enough to employ some of the skills I […]

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Reflecting on ‘Messages in the Deep’

In the period running up to Mozcon 2014, Richard came to us with a proposition: he wanted us to market ourselves. We’d undergone a lot of change as a company, both in taking on some very talented newcomers and in rebuilding some of the fundamental processes governing how we go about production. This new project […]

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Company Culture: How Big A Role Does It Play?

Greetings from the Builtvisible reception desk! Today’s blog post is brought to you by Team Admin, our general focus is slightly different to that of the SEO and Dev bodies, though the aim of the game is essentially the same, ensure we’re working towards something awesome that we can all be proud of! While I’m […]

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Customer Lifetime Value

Customer Lifetime Value simply describes how much money a customer is worth to you over the lifetime of their relationship with you. The more technical definition is this: Customer Lifetime Value is the predicted net profit attributed to the entire future relationship with a customer from the time of acquisition. CLV looks to the future. […]

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The Hierarchy of Effects – An Application Hypothesis

In my last post I spoke about how important it is to integrate your SEO into your overall marketing communications (here). As important as link building is, your content should fulfill a bigger purpose than building links, and if executed well the links will be a by-product. Whilst being at uni, I thought a lot […]

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Competitive Content Analysis

My last post Identifying Your Audience: a Data-Driven Approach to Content Planning was pretty data heavy, and long. This time I’m going to talk through something a little lighter, that can still flag up some content ideas, and provide a list of people you can outreach to. Aims: By the end of this article you […]

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The Creative Process: An Overview

In my 3 or so years in Digital Marketing I’ve been involved in a number of ‘creative’ pieces. At the beginning you know what you want the end goal to be (brand mentions, links, referrals, shares etc.), but you need a structure in place to keep the project on track and ensure that throughout managing […]

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Gathering Data with the Sina Weibo API

Hong Kong. Being on the fringe of so many different cultures creates a multitude of marketing challenges that you don’t have to consider when working in the UK and the US. Being outside of what most of us would consider our comfort zones to be, it’s something I’m finding incredibly exciting to learn about. So […]

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On Being CEO

What, exactly makes a CEO or a Managing Director? Do you think that’s a job you can do? This is probably for you if you’ve ever considered (or are considering) starting out on your own business venture with a view to growth and employing people. If you’ve started out already, it’s here for you to […]

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