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Content marketing
6 Ways to create inclusive content
Before we get started, we want to make it abundantly clear that creating inclusive social media content is not a social media strategy, it’s a value. Unfortunately, due to age-old norms and outdated thinking, there is a drastic case of misrepresentation on social media. So, instead of being part of the problem, be part of...
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DigiConf 2020
On 7th July OST is hosting DigiConf, a new B2B marketing conference that aims to provide B2B digital marketers with a 1-day update on the latest digital marketing strategies, ideas and techniques. We’ve invited a team of the UK’s smartest B2B minds to share their tips for innovating and driving stronger results during 2020/21. Can...
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Community Management Examples
Social media isn’t just about pushing out quality content, it’s about building community. Creating content that your audience can connect with, and then actively engaging with them, is key in securing a loyal and engaged audience. When community management is done right, it can do wonders for brand reputation. And the open, two-way nature of...
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With Coronavirus throwing marketing and communications into disarray, we’ve received a string of requests for guidance on how brands should respond on social media. What should they post? How will their messaging come across? Is there any point in pushing marketing content? Update: for those who prefer watching rather than reading, I’ve added a video...
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Video Marketing 101: Where to start when everyone else is already ahead
We’ve heard it all before, video marketing can enhance your social media. To name a few, videos are known to drive more engagement, accentuate your brand by showcasing a unique perspective into the company, and can serve as a great tool in educating your audience on new products.  So, when the rest of your competitors...
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5 of the smartest ways to use Instagram marketing
877.5 million. That’s how many people are predicted to be using Instagram daily in 2020. There’s no doubt Instagram is a vital platform for brands, but if you’re not keeping your profile up-to-date and providing your audience with real value, you’re unlikely to be reaping the rewards. So, how about some innovative ideas to freshen...
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How should consumer brands work with Influencers?
This is the second in a series of blog posts brought to you by OST Marketing. In this chapter, our Senior Account Director, Stef Lait will explore the integration of influencers into your brand and strategy, reflecting on why you should work with influencers and how to get started. Download the ebook for the full...
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Byte logo
It looks like Vine, the 6-second video social network, is returning in 2019 as Byte. This is pretty big news for anyone in the social media industry, but brands should also pay very close attention. First, though, for those with short memories, why all the fuss about Vine? At it’s height, Vine was the most...
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Top B2B Marketing Agencies
I’m proud to announce that OST has been listed among the UK’s top B2B marketing agencies for the second year running. The list, which is compiled by b2bmarketing.net and published in a downloadable guide, is dominated by very large, international agencies such as Oliver, Bray Leino and OgilvyOne Business, but also features a surprising number of...
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B2B Marketing Awards - best use of social media
August – a fabulous month that has ended in wonderful sunshine and fantastic news for the OST Marketing team: a nomination for Best Use of Social Media at the prestigious B2B Marketing Awards! OST has been working with Zoetis, the world’s largest producer of medicine and vaccinations for pets and livestock, for four years in both...
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