Digital marketing is evolving faster than you can blink, and with a new year ahead of us, it’s only natural that we’ll start to see even more changes in the digital tide. But when it comes to the biggest digital marketing trends, what exactly can we expect from 2017 and how will these trends help […]

About Suzanne Goddard

Suze has been part of the OVG Content Team since June 2015. She can usually be found at the theatre enjoying the latest musicals, in the Disney Store spending way too much money or baking tasty treats at home. She is also a massive fan of Harry Potter, French bulldogs and tea.

So, I’m going to guess that you’re either creating a digital marketing strategy or rethinking the one you’ve already got. Good! In an age where online customer activity is growing rapidly, a good digital marketing strategy is essential. In the UK alone, online sales amounted to over £60 billion, growing 14.9% from 2015 to 2016. […]

About Tom Dutson

Tom is currently learning as much as possible about Links and SEO as the resident OVG apprentice. He is a huge fan of Hunter S Thompson, loves playing guitar and you can probably find him at one of Manchester’s bars at any given time (out of work hours).

Back in 2011, Snapchat was just an idea thought up by Stanford University students, Evan Spiegel and Robert Murphy. Fast forward to today, and it has millions of active users, an abundance of fun features and a chance to connect with your favourite celebrities.

About Suzanne Goddard

Suze has been part of the OVG Content Team since June 2015. She can usually be found at the theatre enjoying the latest musicals, in the Disney Store spending way too much money or baking tasty treats at home. She is also a massive fan of Harry Potter, French bulldogs and tea.

The 2016 presidential election has been a global phenomenon, a spectacle on a scale that has never been seen before. From talk of Game of Thrones-esque walls being built across the border to tear countries apart, to supposed death threats aimed at other candidates, the world has been left in awe of the events erupting […]

About Tom Dutson

Tom is currently learning as much as possible about Links and SEO as the resident OVG apprentice. He is a huge fan of Hunter S Thompson, loves playing guitar and you can probably find him at one of Manchester’s bars at any given time (out of work hours).

The sporting calendar is packed full with events and festivities all throughout the year, but every once in awhile we’re treated to something truly special… The Olympics!

About Suzanne Goddard

Suze has been part of the OVG Content Team since June 2015. She can usually be found at the theatre enjoying the latest musicals, in the Disney Store spending way too much money or baking tasty treats at home. She is also a massive fan of Harry Potter, French bulldogs and tea.

Social Media Image Sizes 2017 Optimising social media posts and images can be the difference between having a good social media profile and a great one!

About Olwen Shaw

Olwen is OVG's Communications Director and has a particular interest in all things social media. She's a fan of nana-ish activities, running (sort of) and really wants to own a dog named Atticus.

At OVG we regularly like to add new members to our team. That’s why on the 14th June 2016 we said hello to our new SEM Specialist, Mark Dalton. Here’s what he had to say about joining the OVG team and what he got up to in his first week.

About Mark Dalton

Mark has been part of the OVG team since June 2016. He can usually be found on a cricket field chasing a ball at the weekend, or with his head buried in a fantasy novel. He is a lifelong Manchester United fan, is currently writing his own book, loves to cook and fell out of a second story window onto his nappy as a baby.

We are a very sociable bunch here at OVG, so when we were invited to attend the City of Manchester Business Awards, after being nominated twice, we put on our finest frocks and smartest suits to celebrate with a whole host of industry experts and leaders.

About Suzanne Goddard

Suze has been part of the OVG Content Team since June 2015. She can usually be found at the theatre enjoying the latest musicals, in the Disney Store spending way too much money or baking tasty treats at home. She is also a massive fan of Harry Potter, French bulldogs and tea.

On Tuesday 12th July, we attended the big finale for The Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital Charity after being shortlisted as one of four finalists (hurray). We put on our best outfits and made our way to The Midland Hotel where we pitched an idea to none other than Dragons’ Den mogul Theo Paphitis.

About Suzanne Goddard

Suze has been part of the OVG Content Team since June 2015. She can usually be found at the theatre enjoying the latest musicals, in the Disney Store spending way too much money or baking tasty treats at home. She is also a massive fan of Harry Potter, French bulldogs and tea.

Yes, you read that correctly. Here at OVG we are hiring out our Directors to the highest bidder in an effort to raise £1,000 for Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital Charity. Our Managing Directors Paul and Justin Yates will be joined by OVG’s other four Directors as we hire out our ‘specialist’ services to six lucky bidders […]

About Suzanne Goddard

Suze has been part of the OVG Content Team since June 2015. She can usually be found at the theatre enjoying the latest musicals, in the Disney Store spending way too much money or baking tasty treats at home. She is also a massive fan of Harry Potter, French bulldogs and tea.

A website for your business – whether it’s a small, home-based or startup business – is a necessity for enabling potential customers to find you through search, and gain a deeper insight into your brand’s potential.

About Suzanne Goddard

Suze has been part of the OVG Content Team since June 2015. She can usually be found at the theatre enjoying the latest musicals, in the Disney Store spending way too much money or baking tasty treats at home. She is also a massive fan of Harry Potter, French bulldogs and tea.

Social media has taken the digital world by storm in recent years, and these days there aren’t many people who haven’t heard the term before. In fact, those that aren’t using social media – whether that be for business or personal use – are actually in the minority. From restaurants to interior designers, almost everyone […]

About Suzanne Goddard

Suze has been part of the OVG Content Team since June 2015. She can usually be found at the theatre enjoying the latest musicals, in the Disney Store spending way too much money or baking tasty treats at home. She is also a massive fan of Harry Potter, French bulldogs and tea.

As a company, it’s your responsibility to know your audience before you try sell your product – but does everyone who works for you know who your business is geared towards? Do they know the lifeline of customers that are keeping your company afloat? And their peers that could be future income for you and […]

About Online Ventures Group

It’s not always easy creating a killer content marketing campaign. Most of the time, it requires months of trial and error. You’ll write one great blog, maybe two, and then you’ll wonder why your site traffic dipped all of a sudden. Or maybe your infographics share well on social media, but your blogs fall by […]

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