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We share the latest news, industry insights and more from the team as well as news and views on all things ecommerce & digital marketing.

August 15, 2014

Pack Leader Dog Adventures joins the Venture Stream Pack.

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Pack Leader is a breed of its own and it’s terrier-ific to have them on board. They offer a unique experience for your dog, a tiring outdoor excursion that will leave them happy as Barry (see Barry above). We have been working on re-designing their logo as well as building a new exciting website for […]

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July 22, 2014

20 Chrome Extensions a Digital Marketing Agency Can’t Live Without

Strategy & Consultancy

Here at Venture Stream we love a good list. And we’re partial to the odd browser extension too. So we thought we’d combine the two and give you a run down of the best Chrome Extensions for digital marketing, that we use on a daily basis. Before diving into the list, it’s worth a second […]

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July 15, 2014

PPC to A/B testing to Social, we answered your marketing questions.

Strategy & Consultancy

We would like to thank everyone who took part in last week’s #AskVentureStream including @OBombshellBetty, @Mmpegg,@LaurenDig, @Rcayling to name a few. We loved all of your questions and found them interesting as well as head scratching! You got the cogs turning in Venture Stream HQ and we hope the answers helped. Here’s a recap of the […]

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July 14, 2014

Looks like we made it.

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So here we are at the 3-month checkpoint. I am proud to say that I am a fully-fledged Venture Stream employee and have the distinct pleasure of working alongside this wonderful team. Our hard work and dedication goes hand in hand with our sense of fun and adventure. In the past 13 weeks I have […]

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July 8, 2014

The right to be forgotten

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What if you could erase yourself from the Internet? Does that strike you with imminent panic? Or is it a pleasing notion to be able to slip into the shadows or resume a life before the WWW? Google, through European law, is enforcing the “Right to be forgotten” right. What does this mean? The rules […]

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July 2, 2014

Your Questions Answered By Our Digital Marketing Experts

Strategy & Consultancy

We get asked a lot of questions. By clients, potential clients, colleagues, partners, friends, the cleaners and more. Some of the questions asked are not so suitable for this blog (maybe a separate post on these ones!), but a great deal of them are questions that we’ve heard before and answered before. That’s not to […]

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July 1, 2014

The video advertising industry say it’s not.

Marketing

Is two seconds enough time for anything? For decades we have been asking people to wait patiently for “just two seconds” I’ll literally be “two seconds” it will only take “two seconds”. However, members of the video advertising industry have been left disgruntled after hearing their ad impressions are going to count (and be charged […]

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June 25, 2014

Here come the girls

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After a recent discussion on Women in Digital it was apparent that it wasn’t the easiest subject to acquiesce. Most of the women I spoke to after writing the article had the same issues I had – you battle an inner turmoil and end up back at the start. However, it’s good to see websites […]

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OASIS 2

June 18, 2014

Industry leading OASIS® launches new Home & Hobby website and affiliate programme

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We are proud to announce that alongside the launch of OASIS® Home & Hobby’s new website we have launched their affiliate program. OASIS® Home & Hobby, is the UK’s #1 official destination for purchasing products that enable you to create wonderful home, garden, hobby and craft decorations and projects. Shop from a wide selection of […]

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June 17, 2014

Venture Stream’s Marty Hayes Speaks at MuseumNext 2014

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MuseumNext is Europe’s big conference on innovation and technology in museums. Started by Jim Richardson, founder of our neighbours, Sumo Design, and sponsored by our office-mates Komodo Digital, among others, it’s now in its sixth year, having firmly established itself as the must-attend event for anyone interested in the future of museums. The conference, held […]

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June 10, 2014

‘Women In Digital’ Drum Awards. A Platform for Celebration or Hypocritical Positive Discrimination?

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The Drum’s recent blog post “30 Under 30: Help The Drum celebrate talented young women in digital” has sparked off an interesting debate today in the Komodo and Venture Stream office. Whilst I am naturally enthusiastic, hopeful and glad to see such awards being put in place there was, however, interesting counter arguments. Would I, […]

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May 15, 2014

OASIS® Home & Hobby New Website Launch

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Roll up. Roll up. Come and see the unveiling of Smithers-Oasis UK’s new online store – OASIS® Home & Hobby. Bringing a huge range and value you’ve come to expect from OASIS® Floral Products, the leaders of the florist industry worldwide, delivered direct to your door anywhere in the UK. Shop from a wide selection of […]

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