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Selling homes using Facebook's Instant Experience ads

Selling homes using Facebook’s Instant Experience ads

As one of the UK’s largest housebuilders, Persimmon Homes had to adapt quickly to the changes brought about by the ...
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How coronavirus has impacted Google Ads results

How coronavirus has impacted Google Ads results

The pandemic has undoubtedly had a huge effect on businesses across the UK and, as lockdown eases, companies are doing ...
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Crowning the UK's top trade with Selco Builders Warehouse

Crowning the UK’s top trade with Selco Builders Warehouse

In March, our long-standing client Selco Builders Warehouse took the difficult decision to close its 68 branches due to COVID-19 ...
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Irony of furloughed journalists just when we need them most

Irony of furloughed journalists just when we need them most

The coronavirus crisis is undoubtedly the biggest news story since… well, ever! Everyone has been affected by it in some ...
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Six of the best campaigns we've seen during lockdown

Six of the best campaigns we’ve seen during lockdown

From speculative Guinness genius, to real hard hitting United Nations appeals, here is a lowdown of the best creative campaigns ...
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Top 5 ways sport has adapted to the pandemic

Top 5 ways sport has adapted to the pandemic

Coronavirus has decimated the sporting calendar. Everything from the Olympics to Sunday League football has either been postponed or cancelled, ...
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Care and compassion in a crisis

Care and compassion in a crisis

At times of great stress, we all crave reassurance, and that has never been truer than during the Covid-19 crisis ...
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Keep hitting the headlines

Keep hitting the headlines

We’ve been extremely proud to support all our clients over the last few difficult weeks and we keep hitting the ...
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Keep on climbing - a look back at this week's social media

Keep on climbing – a look back at this week’s social media

Social media has certainly come up with the goods this week, serving up plenty of posts that have kept spirits ...
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Keep on climbing – this week’s social media round up

Keep on climbing – this week’s social media round up

Now more than ever, positivity and light relief is very much needed. To spread some good vibes, in what at ...
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A decade of Instagram – 10 facts you need to know

A decade of Instagram – 10 facts you need to know

Boasting more than one billion active Instagram users worldwide, there’s no question that Instagram has quickly moved up the ranks ...
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The most hilarious Twitter reactions from the Oscars 2020

The most hilarious Twitter reactions from the Oscars 2020

Last night saw Hollywood heavyweights come together for the 92nd Academy Awards. Despite the predictable nominees, the ceremony itself proved ...
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We are on the lookout for creative individuals to join our #socialmedia & #digital team as account executives. If you know what makes the world of social tick, & have an eye for content, we would like to hear from you. Send your details & CV to hello@8848agency.com

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Great to see @DoddieWeir5 on @lorraine this morning talking about the #doddieaid challenge. We are very proud to have had the pleasure of working with Doddie in the past. Get involved - https://t.co/VUuNlZlLlT

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Mount Everest has been remeasured and it was announced today that the new measurement is 8848.86m.

Measurement is key in everything we do. Though we’re relieved it’s still 8848... what’s 86cm between friends?

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