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Two months, five things, one agency

My two months working as an intern at Purplefish have been amazing and I can positively say that I have looked forward to heading into the office every single day. Yes, some things were difficult and I got things wrong on many occasions, but I was also met with patience ...

The future of technology in communications

“Youth is wasted on the young,” George Bernard Shaw famously declared. That may be so, but it is certainly not wasted on us here at Purplefish. PR and marketing professionals can learn valuable lessons from future generations, particularly those entering the work market in the next few years - children of the ...

Purplefish MD talks social media on ITV

Purplefish MD, Joanna Randall was interviewed recently on ITV discussing the power of social media to help people in need. Ben Carter's #cupforben social media appeal helped find him his favourite drinking cup and prompted the company that had stopped producing it to launch a limited edition run. Jo's interview includes the following observations: ...

Boom! Four strategies for creative businesses

Four business strategies creative business owners need to put in place now.. We’re in the middle of a super charged period of growth in the UK creative industries. From tech and gaming to design and the arts - never has the UK seen such a surge in its creative output. Jobs have ...

Molly’s social media roundup

Here is my social media round up for this week, bringing you the latest and greatest social media news.   Google cracks down on phishing with new Chrome extension Google has unveiled a new Chrome extension aimed at phishing attacks. The free, open-source extension, called Password Alert, will send a warning whenever you type ...

Molly’s social media roundup

Here is my social media round up for this week, bringing you the latest and greatest social media news. Twitter tests app installs from brand accounts on iOS Twitter is trialling a new feature which links brands with their respective apps in a move which could aid app discovery.     6 Reasons Why Images Increase Your ...

Double awards shortlisting for purplefish

We are delighted to announce purplefish has been shortlisted in the CIPR Excellence awards for Diversity & Inclusion in Communications, for setting up new social enterprise, Represent. We are also very excited that the Bristol Post has recognised what we already know and shortlisted our Molly for ‘Outstanding Apprentice of ...

Molly’s social media roundup

Here is my social media round up for this week, bringing you the latest and greatest social media news. Twitter ads are coming to your profile Twitter advertising isn't new, but advertising on users' profiles is a first. The social network is testing out promoted tweets on some profile pages, and if those ads ...