Social Media – Getting it ROIght?

So, you’ve set up your Facebook, you’re building up a twitter following and you’re publishing interesting blogs. Now what? One of the biggest talking points in the social media world right now is ROI, or showing a return on investment. It’s certainly a tough question – a recent study showed that companies are ...

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Social media success for Further!

November was an epic month for Further, as far as Facebook was concerned. Many of our clients have seen fantastic results in their social media campaigns as a carefully-executed set of competitions and online promotions ensured their followers skyrocketed - and we’re planning to build on our success. East of England ...

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Tacky Christmas, everyone!

You can’t have failed to miss the portly bearded chap who’s been flaunting himself all over our TV screens recently. You know; big white beard, red suit, enjoys sliding down chimneys? Yes, it’s true, folks - Christmas is here again, and here at Further, we’re proud to announce our online ...

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Further ‘grows’ back in time…

The Further Family - November 30th, 1911 Sporting a rather fine collection of moustaches, this Edwardian family picture wouldn’t look out of place on the Antiques Roadshow. It is, however, a rather clever ‘Movember’ fake. Further’s esteemed gentlemen agreed to snub the razor for Movember – the annual moustache-growing effort that raises ...

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Is Facebook really worth $100 billion?

As a financial journalist in a former life I'd like to think I know quite a bit about stocks and shares, derivatives, pensions and hedge funds. Working in the City both before and after the credit crunch hit I saw for myself the shady trading practices which were to lead ...

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So, you want to work in Online PR?

You’ve made your mind up - you’re set upon a glittering career in Online PR. With the world of social media and online marketing developing at a breakneck pace, it’s a tremendous job for anyone who seeks a new challenge everyday, who’s creative and loves to write. But how do ...

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Further scores twice at The Emirates.

Thursday night heralded more celebrations as the Further team scooped not one, but two gongs at the prestigious UK Search Awards 2011 held at the Emirates Stadium in London. This time it was the company's work for local travel client, Richardsons Boating Holidays, which scooped both the 'Best Use of Search ...

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Further crowned Best Marketing Agency 2011

Pop the corks! Further were crowned the UK’s Best eCommerce Marketing Agency for 2011 earlier this evening at the eCommerce Excellence Awards held at London's Sheraton Park Lane Hotel . This prestigious awards ceremony saw the cream of the eCommerce arena battling it out across all categories – from John Lewis ...

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