Win a Dog Photography Session

Win a Dog Photography Session

A very talented but equally private photographer is offering a free Dog Photography session this summer to raise awareness of their work as a capturer of the canine spirit. Our phoDOGrapher friend (let’s call them The D-Bone for now) strives to capture the inner hero present in all dogs, no matter how big or small. … Continue reading

Roundup of Recent Activities

Aaand breathe… it’s been a busy year so far! Recent freelance projects include stakeholder consultation for The Head of Steam Railway museum, strategic planning for a Family Friendly initiative in Ouseburn, a feasibility study for a cultural centre in Northumberland, video audience consultation for the national tour of The Miner’s Hymns, delivery of Marketing Trends workshops for Audiences Wales … Continue reading

The Pursuit of Appiness

The Pursuit of Appiness

As we get caught up in a digital healthcare revolution I’m wondering: how can consumers pick through the thousands of health and wellbeing apps on offer to find the credible ones that work? More and more of us own a smartphone and have to admit to being somewhat addicted to it, unable to resist checking … Continue reading

Nodal Website Design

Nodal Website Design

As an independent audience engagement specialist working mainly in the digital realm, I have worked on some interesting projects recently which have had a transformative effect on the way arts and cultural institutions engage with audiences. Audiences who have never, and probably will never, physically visit the venue. One of the biggest opportunities I see … Continue reading

Nodal Progression: where next for websites?

Nodal Progression is a rising trend in website development. It means that brands are applying social media principles to web design and using their websites as machines for community engagement by designing them to be ‘nodal’ rather than an end point in a user journey. Nodal Progression is an approach that embraces new thinking around … Continue reading

Workshop: New Developments in Marketing

  New Developments and Research in Marketing – content tailored for the Cultural Sector   Stay ahead of the competition by taking a look at what’s happening now and next in Arts and Cultural Marketing, research and technology.   The session includes: Technology Trends – Bite sized chunks of information bringing you up to date … Continue reading