The Government’s blanket ban on influencer marketing lifts the lid on the need for industry education

This month the government introduced a blanket ban of influencer marketing following public outcry when it was revealed that $600,000 of tax payer’s money had been invested into this channel. Nationally the industry response to the decision has consistently echoed the same sentiment, stressing the poor tactics around the influencers selected for the campaign under… View Article

What GDPR Means for Australian Businesses

As you may know, there has been a great deal of discussion surrounding the new regulations being implemented in the EU and how it could affect brands globally. We’ve read all the detail (so you don’t have to) and summarised below the ‘need to knows’ for your business.  Firstly, as an overview, General Data Protection… View Article

Profile: Magnum & Co’s Managing Director, Carl Moggridge

What’s your backstory? I played a couple of sports at a decent level, but I always used to choke when it mattered. So when I studied sports science at college, I took psychology to help and business as a backup. Obviously the oedipus complex didn’t make things better so I ended up as a strategic… View Article

Content, the long and short of it

“How long should this video be?” Hands up for how many times you’ve heard or been asked this question. It sounds like a simple question, that should have a simple answer. But it doesn’t. As marketers we’ve been conditioned to think automatically about 3-second view rates, a 60% bounce rate on 400 word content or… View Article