Call:

5 common business blog mistakes (and how to avoid them!)

5 common business blog mistakes (and how to avoid them!)

Chances are you know that blogging is good for business. But is your business blog really living up to its full potential – or are you falling foul of some major blogging blunders? Here are five business blog errors that we see on a regular basis. All of them are easy...

read more
4 reasons why your business website needs a blog

4 reasons why your business website needs a blog

If your company website doesn’t include a regularly updated blog, are you missing out on important marketing opportunities? Most marketing professionals would answer that with a firm ‘yes’; 55% of marketers say blogging is their top priority for inbound marketing...

read more
When it comes to your website, less is more

When it comes to your website, less is more

You know the saying ‘can’t see the wood for the trees’? That’s what comes to mind when we see a cluttered business website that’s jam-packed with content. Perhaps you know the sorts of websites we mean – where you have to wade through wall-to-wall text to find what...

read more
Need to write a design brief?  Here’s how to do it.

Need to write a design brief? Here’s how to do it.

Whether it’s a logo and brand design, brochure, flyer, website or any other kind of visual content, good design matters. To get the right design for your business, you need to think about how you want the finished product to look and then brief your designer...

read more
3 reasons design matters to your business

3 reasons design matters to your business

What are the key ingredients for business success? Valuable products or services, a healthy sales pipeline, engaged employees, great design…? Chances are that last item made you stop and think. That’s because people don’t always equate design with the bottom line. But...

read more
Don’t just write a plan, do something with it

Don’t just write a plan, do something with it

As one year draws to a close and the next one pokes its head around the Christmas tree, many companies begin the annual process of reviewing their business strategy and making a plan for the year ahead. After all, companies evolve with each passing year, so it makes...

read more
What are your 2019 marketing goals?

What are your 2019 marketing goals?

We’re already thinking ahead to 2019 and all the things we want to achieve over the next year. Have you thought about your business goals for 2019? Now’s the time when businesses typically start to plan how their marketing activities will achieve business goals, and...

read more
4 awesome benefits of hiring a virtual assistant

4 awesome benefits of hiring a virtual assistant

Running a business is about so much more than strategy, numbers and great ideas. There’s a whole raft of everyday admin tasks that keep a business ticking along smoothly: managing emails and phone calls, organising meetings, staying on top of paperwork, chasing people...

read more

"Our marketing operation quickly became far more professional and organised, and using OCTOPUS freed up time across the management team."

Paul Ballard
3di

  • Brand
  • Design
  • Websites
  • Copywriting
  • Research
  • Telesales
  • Events