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James’s Work Experience at Gumption Agency

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As a 17 year old boy who doesn’t know what direction he wants to take his life in yet, coming to Gumption for work experience was a great opportunity to see what other, less traditional, jobs were out there. At first when I heard ‘social media marketing’, I thought to myself “What even is that?” […]

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Pokémon GO – How it can help your business

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Pokémon GO

Every 90’s kid remembers a time when they wished they lived in the Pokémon world. I remember growing up surrounded by the Pokémon franchise – the TV series, the cards, the toys… And I can still remember that one time I cried at the theme tune because Pokémon aren’t real. But perhaps most importantly, I remember the games, which […]

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The Secrets of Social Media Copywriting

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Social Media Copywriting

Social media copywriting can be a difficult gig. Whether you’ve been social media copywriting for a while or you’ve only just started, you can always do with some fresh insight. So, I thought I’d help you all out. Over the past two years here at Gumption, my main focus has been copywriting. I’ve gained a […]

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Viral Trends: The Power of #PowerpuffYourself

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While perusing Facebook last month, I stumbled across a trend that got me rather excited. And that trend was the #PowerpuffYourself hashtag. If you’re not familiar with this viral craze, then you’re probably going to need a bit of background. To celebrate the reboot of one of the most amazing 90’s cartoon shows ever, Cartoon […]

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Why you should HATE Social Media

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Nope, I have no other motive. I am seriously going to tell you why you should hate social media. There are so many reasons to hate it that I just don’t know where to begin. Reason #1 So we’ll start off with one of the most annoying reasons. If you’re anything like me, you probably […]

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Ghostly Goings On

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Did you notice any ghoulish goings on last Friday over on Longleat Safari & Adventure Park’s Twitter? To honour the opening of the Longleat Halloween Festival on Saturday we had Lady Louisa Carteret take over the account for the evening, updating followers on her life (or more accurately, death) as a ghost. And yes, we […]