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Nothing says Love Quite like a Sausage: Breaking with Tradition on Valentine’s Day 2019
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Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp & Instagram Merge
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PANI Workshop 2018

PANI Workshop 2018

Agency Life

Last June, we had the pleasure of working with five talented Ulster University students to create, develop and deliver a new campaign in partnership with PANI. Each year, students from the University’s Communications, Advertising... Read more

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Inaction Inertia effect: The sales hangover

Inaction Inertia effect: The sales hangover

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Inaction Inertia effect: The sales hangover We can all identify with this feeling, even if we don’t have a name for it. You’ve been eyeing up something to buy all week, it’s been discounted at 50%, but you’ve forgotten that the... Read more

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Navigating Smart Cities

Navigating Smart Cities

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Urban centres are evolving and expanding at an exponential rate, becoming increasingly connected with transport networks and social media alike. Just like smartphones necessitated a change in advertising practices, ‘Smart Cities’ are changing... Read more

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Great ideas can’t be labelled – the need for integration

Great ideas can’t be labelled – the need for integration

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Some of the most successful marketing communications campaigns for brands over recent years have been hard to label. What they do have in common is they all took parts of advertising, PR, digital transformation and social media to make something unique and... Read more

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Ardmore placed in The Drum's Top 100!

Ardmore placed in The Drum's Top 100!

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The Drum’s annual census of the UK’s Top 100 Independent Agencies has been revealed and Ardmore are delighted to be the only NI-based Agency awarded a place on the impressive list. Championing the best-run Agencies who deliver above and beyond... Read more

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Christmas Advertising

Christmas Advertising

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It's that time of the year again, and with Christmas ad season well and truly under way, we take a look at some of the trends for this year’s festive campaigns along with a few of our favourites. Each year, as soon as the clock hits midnight on 1... Read more

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Keep your friends close …

Keep your friends close …

Television

It's World Television Day 2018, and our Media Planner Craig Brown shares his views on TV and the Digital advertising space. Read more

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Ogilvy on Advertising in the Digital Age

Ogilvy on Advertising in the Digital Age

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David Ogilvy is remembered as one of the most influential admen of all time. His bestselling book Ogilvy on Advertising gave no-nonsense, essential advice to those in marketing, PR, advertising and other related industries wanting to improve their success rate. It has become the industry handbook. Read more

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Translink & Ardmore ‘Glide’ to Dual Award Success

Translink & Ardmore ‘Glide’ to Dual Award Success

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Translink, Northern Ireland’s principal public transport provider, and Ardmore, have received island-wide acclaim at the 2018 Chartered Institute of Marketing Ireland Awards, taking home top awards in hotly contested categories. Read more

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6 easy ways to make your Instagram Stories look great!

6 easy ways to make your Instagram Stories look great!

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I admit it - I LOVE Instagram stories. I love making them and I love watching them. I’m probably guilty of paying more attention to stories than to the posts themselves. “What’s to love about them?” I hear you ask… They’re... Read more

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The Psychology of Donation: Five powerful effects to enhance your charity campaign.

The Psychology of Donation: Five powerful effects to enhance your charity campaign.

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We’re all familiar with the mixture of guilt and reluctance when it comes to donating to charity. We never feel like we contribute often enough or by giving enough. As individuals, we can quickly develop mental barriers and rationales that prevent us... Read more

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How to influence behaviour change and buyers with your next advertising campaign: The Belief Shift

How to influence behaviour change and buyers with your next advertising campaign: The Belief Shift

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Is there a science to shifting your audience's beliefs? Or is it just luck? Account Director, Paul James, is here to answer your questions. Read more

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Diversity in Advertising - The Good, The Bad and the Ugly

Diversity in Advertising - The Good, The Bad and the Ugly

Agency Life

As a word that gets bandied about so much, the meaning of diversity can easily be lost. A useful starting point for our purposes, therefore, is understanding just what it means in mainstream advertising. Read more

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