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Happy birthday to us, happy birthday to us, happy birthday dear Market Avenue, happy birthday to us!   Yes, that's right, hard to believe but we've been around for 3 years so we're over the cliche mountain of start up businesses not making it!   It's been tough at...

From time to time we will relate what we feel is a great example of company marketing. Some thoughts and statistics we hope you will find interesting and hopefully gain valuable ideas from. Amazon seeks to be Earth's most customer-centric company, where customers can find and...

QR (Quick Response) Codes, sometimes referred to as Mobile Codes or 2D barcodes, are the next generation of barcodes. Here, we summarise five facts about this technology: 1. Free and worldwide: QR Codes are free to create and distribute; just Google ‘QR Code generator’. They can...

Here is our poem for World Poetry Day Today it seems, is poem day, It’s a Perfect time for us to say. We do Facebook, blogs and Twitter, Nobody else can do it quicker. Linked in and four square too, No matter what we do. We do it with care and passion, Whether...

Tuesday 13th March, 9.00am - 12.00. Come along to the latest in a series of Work Shop's held by ACL Business Solutions and challenge yourself about where your business is going. Free to Business Owners, 'Strategies for Gro wth' is targeted at owner managed companies that want to grow. Please...

Next dates scheduled in Cannock 5th, 12 and 19th March at Falcon Point, Hayes Way  Secure a place here to gain new skills for 2012 Digital Marketing Mentor saw a need to provide a hands on practical qualification whereby learners could fast track their knowledge of social...

This year we have already gained four new clients! We are carrying out a variety of work in different areas of Social Media, online and offline Marketing. Our remit is for complete set up of some social media profiles, based on market segments and management of...

Whilst this list is no means exhaustive and not applicable to every single post, it helps to have an overall check list to refer to. Is it direct response written? I.E. are you leading your readers to make some sort of decision...

[caption id="attachment_368" align="alignleft" width="336"] New Twitter Profile / Market Avenue Ltd[/caption] We have a brand new Twitter profile for Market Avenue. There are now three permanent faces in the team alon g with our associates. So we're going to be making much better use of our business...

It's been a fantastic break and a much needed one to recharge the batteries over Christmas. I've been extremely quiet on my social media profiles although not by choice. We moved house, had a faulty internet connection and the mobile network still keeps dropping out...

There's been a slight delay in celebrating the news of Market Avenue taking on two social media apprentices. At the end of October Sammyjo and Joe joined the team to take on social media management projects for posting, blogging, campaign planning and building connections. Their work...

1. Question customers already using the product or service. Demo machinery, Products, Talk to operators. Always try and question customers who are already using the products or service. They are already advocates of your business because they have purchased from you in the past and they...

Ever wonder why, when you ask someone to don’t do something, they do the complete opposite. For example, when you ask a child in a shop to not touch an item and they touch it any way. This is because the human mind doesn’t register...