Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

‘If journalism is the first rough draft of history, eyewitness reports captured on mobile phones and broadcast to the world are the first notes — scratchings, written hastily on Post-its, which later became an outline that eventually inform the first draft as well as the drafts that follow. They are hastily scribbled and stuck in […]

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

These days, everyone’s a content marketer. Film something on Snapchat, hit upload and done – you’ve produced content with the potential of going viral. Something big brands fill meeting rooms week after week attempting to mastermind. Collaborating with other brands or spending big bucks to get that weeks hottest celeb to make a cameo, you […]

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

The ultimate Valentine’s Day playlist – from OVG   Here at OVG we love nothing more than combining some of our favourite songs into playlists we blast through the office come Friday afternoon. So how could resist a lurrrv theme for our most recent playlist – have a look through some of the team’s favourite […]

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

Ever put tonnes of effort writing a piece of content you’re certain your audience will love, only to share it out to your network… and get nothing back? You won’t be the only one, and it’s not always that your choice of topic was a flop. Maybe you’ve picked the wrong time to share it, […]

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

1. LEAVE BRITNEY ALONE Chris Crocker became an overnight internet sensation when he stood up for Britney after her ‘comeback’ appearance on the VMA’s, and made history from what appears to be under his bedsheets 2. Charlie Bit Me “Charlie Bit Me – again!” reigned as the most watched and favourited YouTube upload from 2009 […]

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

Last week we all gathered around to watch the first Christmas adverts of the season together. Seeing the joy spreading on the OVG team’s little faces I couldn’t resist asking which adverts they’ll always remember. Everyone described to me the first time they saw their favourite all time Christmas ad, and how it made them […]

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

I think it’s safe to say there were ripples of shock across the globe this morning as it became apparent that Donald Trump was to be America’s 45th  president. I, and I’m sure many of you, woke up to the news courtesy of Twitter, so we asked Visibrain to help us create this infographic on […]

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

I couldn’t tell you the last time I went into a shop and bought an item I hadn’t already seen online. I always either check an item is in stock or have called the store to request they hold the item at the checkout under my name. I don’t leave these things down to chance. […]

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

It’s an age-old question – which Great British biscuit is the best for dunking in your tea. Office workers, afternoon tea-ers and dunking aficionados you may relax with your cuppa. We have found the answer. The Online Ventures Office are so passionate about our brews, we have shamelessly raided the kitchen to find out the […]

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

Since its small time launch in 2004, Facebook has become the largest social network and by the second quarter of 2016 it could boast 1.71 billion monthly active users. In 2006 Facebook ads were launched in partnership with Microsoft and that’s when the game changed! Advertising on Facebook can be hugely effective, however it’s important […]

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

There comes a time in every marketer’s life when they must decide whether to stick with the status quo and go through the motions, doing what’s expected from their industry… Or they can take a chance dare. Dare to be different, dare to mix things up and dare to push limits.

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

Since the embarrassing Ryan Lochte scandal at the Rio Olympics this summer, the decline in celebrity endorsed brands has not only continued but become more understandable. What brand really wants to risk being the next victim of an affair or worse when they could have YouTubers and Instagrammers instead? This year marks 25 years of […]

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.

Benefit your 2016 digital marketing strategy with these 4 easy steps…

About Leah Bradburn

Leah just wishes that everyone could get along, like we used to in middle school. She wishes she could bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles and everyone would eat and be happy.