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Up Your Instagram & Snapchat Game (Tips & Tricks)

So, you’ve started using Snapchat and Instagram as a marketing tool. But now you’re looking to take your social media game to the next level. […]

Tom Strangwick

6 Killer Ways To Use Twitter Moments for Business

Twitter recently announced that Moments are now available to all users. What does that mean, and why should you care? Well, in essence, Twitter Moments […]

Tom Stables

Autoplay on iOS10

Touted as the biggest release ever for Apple devices, iOS10 is packed full of new features & integrations, one I’m currently loving is the ability […]

James Duffell

PR, Marketing, Advertising – What’s The Difference?

Whenever people describe what I do, 9 times of out 10 they give the same answer. “Advertising…and stuff.” 3ManFactory is an integrated marketing agency; we […]

Gem Bend

The Future Of Public Relations Best Practice Is Here

#FuturePRoof: Edition Two launches with 39 new essays, on PR and communication from authors around the world, 1 of which is by me 😁📖🖋🎓 The […]

Nathaniel Cassidy

A Day In The Life of a Senior Account Manager

As a Senior Account Manager at a busy integrated marketing agency, I often wear a lot of hats. As well as overseeing the client campaigns […]

Gem Bend

WooCommerce Online & Offline

WooCommerce is a brilliant WordPress plugin for bringing eCommerce functionality to the CMS, with over 25% of eCommerce sites using the power of WooCommerce, the […]

James Duffell

The Digital Lancashire Website Sprint at 3ManFactory

Tuesday afternoon we lost part of our office space to a worthy cause. We gave up our creative space here at 3ManFactory to host a […]

Tom Stables

7 Reasons Brand Managers Should Consider Snapchat

Snapchat – the popular social network that lets you send messages, photos and videos that all self-destruct. Everything on the platform has a maximum shelf […]

Gem Bend

The Instagram Apocalypse 😱

Over the Easter weekend, you may have noticed that Instagram was flood with things like this:   So, is it really the end of the […]

Tom Strangwick

We’re on SNAPCHAT! 📷👻

We’re on SNAPCHAT! We’ll be sharing snippets of office life, showing off our fab new place… & of course playing around with the filters! Keep your eyes […]

Gem Bend

Influencer Marketing – Checklist For Engaging Your Audience (Millennials 👀)

Influencer marketing is a term you should be very familiar with, maybe even sick of, as it became a buzz word in the last 18 […]

Tom Strangwick

Prolific North Expo 2016

This week we visited Prolific North Live at the Emirates Old Trafford in Manchester. Billed as the biggest-ever gathering of media, marketing and creative professionals […]

Tom Strangwick

Twitter Launches Conversational Ads

Twitter has updated its ad platform to allow real-time, conversational advertising, that allows consumers to interacts with, and alter, brand messages. The introduction of Conversational […]

Gem Bend

Ding Dong, Internet Explorer is Dead

Software giants Microsoft have announced the death of one of its most known products, Internet Explorer, with Internet Explorer 11 being the last release of probably […]

James Duffell

Twitter’s Changing – ‘Beyond 140’ is Coming 😱

Twitter as we know it, is about to change. Gone will be the days of 140 character limits, snapshots of information and quick, fast paced […]

Gem Bend

BBC Three and Their New Logo

With BBC Three’s transition from television to web channel looming, they have unveiled a new brand identity and it’s fair to say there’s been something […]

Tom Stables

Twitter Moments Launches in the UK

Twitter has long been regarded as the place where news breaks, thanks to its brevity and immediacy.  For the most part, we’re able to find […]

Tom Stables

Bring Snapchat to WordPress

The Snapchat Snapcode Widget is a cracking little plugin which provides an incredibly useful function to your WordPress website. Rather simply, the plugin creates a sidebar […]

James Duffell

3ManFactory Acquire Visual Media Company, Two Peculiar

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve recently acquired Two Peculiar, a visual media company based in the North West. The acquisition will see Two Peculiar […]

Tom Strangwick

Essential WordPress Plugins: Simple Page Ordering

The Simple Page Ordering plugin brings some incredibly useful functionality which I believe should be built into the core of WordPress. When building a theme you […]

James Duffell

The Unexpected All New Google Plus

When Google detached Photos and Hangouts from its social network, it sounded very much like the death knell for Google Plus. It would seem however, […]

Tom Stables

Essential WordPress Plugins: Add Featured Image Column

Add Featured Image Column is a plugin I like to install simply to improve the experience of the users on the site. It’s one of those really […]

James Duffell

John Lewis: #ManOnTheMoon

On Friday major retailer John Lewis marked what many declare ‘the start of Christmas’ when they launched their highly anticipated festive ad campaign. Famed for […]

Gem Bend

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