2014:

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18 Dec

2014...The Year That Was: Part 2

2014...The Year That Was: Part 2

With so much interesting marketing activity in 2014 we have decided to split our review into two parts, so now that the turkey has digest...

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17 Dec

2014...The Year That Was: Part 1

2014...The Year That Was: Part 1

As the carol singers begin to warm those vocals, we approach the Festive period and the final stanza of the year. Before we all look ahea...

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10 Dec

Ask Silver Bullet - December

Ask Silver Bullet - December

Is the investment in Database Marketing worth the cost? We are now told that Database Marketing is fast becoming the key element in ...

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10 Nov

Ask Silver Bullet - November

Ask Silver Bullet - November

Is paying for advertising on “free” Social Media worth the cost? Following the controversial announcement by Instagram towards the end...

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29 Oct

New Website Boost for Stanegate Stoves

New Website Boost for Stanegate Stoves

Probably one of the best things about this job is the ability to produce real benefits for our clients and the satisfaction that that giv...

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27 Oct

Sponsorship works both ways...

Sponsorship works both ways...

In September, with the catalyst of Coca-Cola purchasing the naming rights to the London Eye, we posted a discussion about sponsorship and...

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13 Oct

 Take Off for Hill Top Farm

Take Off for Hill Top Farm

With concerns about the impending hike in interest rates, marketing collateral for new home developments becomes even more important, esp...

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18 Sep

The Coca-Cola Eye? Will a Sponsorship Give Your Brand the Edge?

The Coca-Cola Eye? Will a Sponsorship Give Your Brand the Edge?

This week Coca-Cola purchased the naming rights of the London Eye. With the name to be confirmed, could sponsorship be your organisatio...

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04 Sep

What happens after the ice thaws?

What happens after the ice thaws?

Be it buckets, bins, dumpers, rivers and even aeroplanes, our social media feeds have had a chilly feel over recent weeks as millions of ...

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20 Aug

New Bullet in the Barrel

New Bullet in the Barrel

Ouseburn Valley-based marketing agency, Silver Bullet Marketing, has announced the appointment of Richard Hopper as Account Manager. ...

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20 Aug

Ask Silver Bullet - August

Ask Silver Bullet - August

What is inbound marketing? The term ‘inbound marketing’ is simply jargon for a concept which is essentially common sense. It refers ...

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16 Jul

Sharing the Vision – How we Communicated the Plans to Transform South Shields

Sharing the Vision – How we Communicated the Plans to Transform South Shields

It’s no secret that we enjoy a good planning application project, when we get to create a whole package of marketing activity in order to...

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23 Jun

Growing Confidence is a Full Time Job

Growing Confidence is a Full Time Job

If you haven’t seen ‘15000 kids and counting’, chances are a friend will soon tell you it’s a must watch and if you haven’t heard about i...

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17 Jun

I’ve found lots of free and inexpensive packages online, so why should I pay an agency to design and build my website?

I’ve found lots of free and inexpensive packages online, so why should I pay an agency to design and build my website?

This is an interesting question because the answer probably seems obvious from both a business point of view and from a marketing point o...

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06 May

If there’s no such thing as bad press, can you send out too many press releases?

If there’s no such thing as bad press, can you send out too many press releases?

PR is an invaluable part of any successful marketing plan and it accounts for so much more than sending out press releases to the local p...

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11 Apr

We’re 15!

We’re 15!

On Saturday 12th April 2014, Silver Bullet Marketing turns 15.  These days a small business reaching it’s 15th birthday is no m...

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06 Apr

Why can't I use Google images on my website?

Why can't I use Google images on my website?

This is a great question because so many people are unaware that you can’t do this – or rather that you shouldn’t without paying for them...

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11 Mar

Ask Silver Bullet - March

Ask Silver Bullet - March

The first 'Ask Silver Bullet' advice column was published in North East Times magazine this month, this is what we had to say... Q: “H...

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06 Feb

SHEARER! SHEARER! SHEARER! Launches the Children’s Cancer Run

SHEARER! SHEARER! SHEARER! Launches the Children’s Cancer Run

We spent yesterday afternoon in hospital. Don’t worry – we’re safe and well, we were at ward four of the Royal Victoria Infirmary to laun...

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27 Jan

Ask Silver Bullet – No Nonsense Answers to your Marketing Questions

Ask Silver Bullet – No Nonsense Answers to your Marketing Questions

Silver Bullet Marketing has built a solid reputation on a no-nonsense approach to a profession shrouded in mystery and rapidly changing t...

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20 Jan

We’ve seen a Boost in the Construction Sector

We’ve seen a Boost in the Construction Sector

News that home builder, Barratt Developments has boosted prices - thanks to the government’s Help to Buy scheme and high demand from home...

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13 Jan

By the Power of Beyoncé - Reaching Critical Mass in Marketing

By the Power of Beyoncé - Reaching Critical Mass in Marketing

Here is a lesson in how investing in your brand can pay major dividends for the future of your business… When Beyoncé released her e...

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