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Honor is a Creative Director with a copywriting background. She writes about brand strategy, emerging trends and small business marketing.

An Introduction to AI Image Generation

Most of us will have come across a tweet or Facebook post claiming ‘I forced a bot to watch 1,000 hours of [cultural reference] and this is what it wrote’ along with a clearly human-written parody. It’s a meme. We think bots will always be inferior to human creativity, making hilarious gaffes when they attempt […]


How to Choose Your Brand Colour Palette

Colours are so emotional that it’s hard to see clearly when you’re at the stage of choosing your brand colour palette. And it’s important that you do, because it’s a science before it’s an art. We have to employ research and psychology, and only then let our own taste come into it. You want to […]


What is Personalised Video?

Personalised video is some sort of magic. Surely, only wizardry could put my name into this video in front of me? Pretty close. Personalised video uses code to replicate previously entered data within a video – either data you already hold about someone in a Customer Relationship Manager (CRM) or that they’ve submitted, for example, […]


How to Ramp Up Social Media for Your Business

Most of us start out ‘doing social’ – not much thinking about what that means or what we’re trying to achieve. It seems like something we just have to do because everyone else is. But there comes a time in every business’s growth that the public profile has to step it up. Social media is […]


How to Make a Remote Team Work for Everyone

Remote team working is brilliant for roles that require deep work, especially creatives who have to physically produce something. One of the struggles, however, is keeping everyone happy. When we’re not next to each other, the easy-breezy, natural team building is gone. We have to actively get that back somehow, or new starters and junior […]


6 Ways to Grow Your Small Business Instagram

When you manage a small business, you can find yourself staring at your Instagram with a totally blank mind. It makes it tempting to give up. Why are you having to do a full-time job on top of running your actual business? I’ve got some easy and quick ways to help you get the growth […]


What Brands Can Learn from International Women’s Day 2022

This year, International Women’s Day was an exercise in schooling brands that post empty, shiny stuff on social without the goods to back it up.  You see, International Women’s Day is not – despite what many people think – a celebration of how great women are, but an important rallying cry about the inequality women […]


How to Evolve Your Logo Without a Redesign

Changing a brand’s logo is a drastic decision. If you’ve built up years of recognition in your sector with a logo, even if you now hate it, it’s a huge leap to change things now. However, evolving your logo is something you should consider when things get stale, but it demands a light hand unless […]


Chronological Timeline: Good News for Small Business Instagram

Instagram has been making life difficult for small sellers for years now – to the point that I’ve been advising on how to diversify to other platforms. Marketing through Insta just isn’t what it used to be. But could our small business cries have finally reached the ears and pockets of the Instagram overlords? Instagram announced […]


Instagram Subscription Feature for Creators

In a bumper month for small business Instagram creators, we have more good news on top of the chronological feed announcement! Head of Instagram Adam Mosseri has just revealed that subscription models for content creators are being tested as we speak. It’s being sold as a way for small businesses to have predictable income that […]


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