Marketing

How to create opportunities from last quarter’s Covid-19 insights

Last week, marketing and sales departments around the world were able to assess the initial quarterly impact of Covid-19 on their brands. Some departments were relieved by the numbers, a few even excited, and others probably elicited some tears in the supply closet.

Well, ready or not, the data is here, and the results offer valuable insights on how to proceed confidently with your marketing strategy.

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Business

How to ensure your team is playing to its strengths

At Pixel Palace, our team is our secret sauce! We each have a diverse range of skills that complement one another, both personally and professionally.

Our team recently took part in the Clifton Strengths assessment, to help understand and celebrate what we’re best at – both individually and collectively.

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Business

Disruption or Disease?

Approaching what is happening right now in a productive way is a shift in mindset that you need to have, from viewing what’s happening to your business as a disease and shifting it to the view of disruption.

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Thoughts

What does International Women’s Day mean to us?

International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day that celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. Here at Pixel Palace, we are proudly led by Jen Jeavons – a successful businesswoman, wife and mother. Our team also includes many talented women (and men) who are at the top of their professional game. To mark this important occasion, our team took the time to reflect upon what International Women’s Day means to each of us:.

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Branding

What is brand alignment, and why does it matter?

A carefully managed brand can be a powerful asset. However, without thoughtful planning and attention, it can be all too easy for your brand’s message to deteriorate. This is especially true in the world of omnichannel marketing – where brands have to maintain alignment across a vast number of customer touchpoints. The process of ensuring that customers have a consistent experience at every touchpoint is called ‘brand alignment.’

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Social Media

Less is more: How to develop a social strategy that works

When it comes to establishing your social media strategy, we recommend focusing on quality rather than quantity. Concentrate on the social media channels that will best serve your brand, and keep in mind that the goal is to connect with your target market. Our experts in social media marketing have compiled this handy cheat sheet to help get you on the right track!

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Business

A Battleship Analogy of Reactive Vs Proactive Marketing

Strategic marketing is like a big game of battleships, the difference being is that the vessels in the game are your profits, your customers, your people and ultimately your business whilst the board is your market. How you prepare for the game will dramatically change your odds of winning whilst minimising damage to your vessels.

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Ecommerce

Humanising your eCommerce – the golden ticket to running a successful online store

In a world where our digital and real life experiences are becoming increasingly intertwined, people are demanding the convenience of online shopping yet increasingly craving human connection at the same time. Understanding this is the secret to creating an online digital experience that turns visitors in to customers and eventually passionate advocates and promoters of your brand. Here’s 5 ways you can humanise your online store and brand for the win.

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