The Marketing Matters Podcast
Marketing Matters Episode 11 - Social Media

Marketing Matters Episode 11 - Social Media

July 11, 2019

Most people historically use social media to view funny images or discuss the latest cultural zeitgeist, leading to companies avoiding it. However, more recently, it is producing opportunities for B2B marketing. But why has this changed and what is the purpose of social media?

Marketing Matters Episode 10 - E-mail Marketing

Marketing Matters Episode 10 - E-mail Marketing

June 27, 2019

It's now been over a year since GDPR came into effect and, in this week's Marketing Matters, Duncan & David investigate how e-mail marketing has changed in the current GDPR world. 

Marketing Matters Episode 9 - Search Marketing

Marketing Matters Episode 9 - Search Marketing

June 13, 2019

Duncan & David go through the benefits and mistakes found in search marketing. However you look at it, search engines are still critically important to marketing but it's more about the content than just optimisation through SEO.

 

Marketing Matters Episode 8 - Planning

Marketing Matters Episode 8 - Planning

May 30, 2019

Duncan & David discuss what a lot of people think of as a complex time consuming process: planning. Seen as something full of paperwork never to be used again, it doesn't need to be that way.

Marketing Matters Episode 7 - Joined-up Marketing

Marketing Matters Episode 7 - Joined-up Marketing

May 16, 2019

Duncan & David view the modern world for SME businesses and the importance of having their marketing as "joined-up". With so many aspects of online marketing, such as search, social media, website and e-mail, there is a necessity to form a connection between them.

Marketing Matters Episode 6 - Data

Marketing Matters Episode 6 - Data

April 29, 2019

Duncan & David investigate the importance of measuring marketing activities and web data. What was once difficult to collect, we are now overburdened with figures.

Marketing Matters Episode 5 - Design

Marketing Matters Episode 5 - Design

April 16, 2019

Duncan chats with guest Ant Bullivant, of Off The Front Creative (www.offthefrontcreative.co.uk), about what makes good design.

A well designed website provides clarity, consistency and communicates the message of your brand.

Marketing Matters Episode 4 - PR

Marketing Matters Episode 4 - PR

April 2, 2019

Duncan & David look at what PR means and what role it has on today's SME Marketing toolbag

In Essence PR is about engaging with exiting publishers who already have a relevant audience. Once the domain of large organisations, it is now a valuable tool for small business marketing too.

Marketing Matters Episode 3 - Networking

Marketing Matters Episode 3 - Networking

March 23, 2019

Live from the Glossop Business Expo, Duncan & David talk to the organiser Kathy Ford about the importance and evolution of networking.

Networking is not just about joining a group who can feed you leads. It's a vital part of SME Marketing, and is about building contacts and growing your network.

Marketing Matters Episode 2 - Posting to Facebook is not Marketing

Marketing Matters Episode 2 - Posting to Facebook is not Marketing

March 23, 2019

In the second instalment of the BSA Marketing Matters podcast, Duncan & David ponder how social media fits in when considering SME marketing and the important things to consider when selecting where to put your marketing efforts.