Emerging eCommerce Trends

In times like these, it can be comforting to focus on things that never change like taxes, the undying love of your labrador, or the breakneck rate of change in eCommerce trends.  Don’t look at these developments as things you should have been doing yesterday....

New stickers on Instagram, reactions on Facebook and more

Check out the weekly buzz on our favourite social media platforms, including new features and what's trending! 4 New Social Updates Instagram adds a new sticker for Stories A new Instagram sticker has been spotted. While Instagram has not announced the new sticker, it...

New updates on Google, Facebook, WhatsApp and more

Check out the weekly buzz on our favourite social media platforms, including new features and what's trending! 4 New Social Updates Facebook Tuned is a new app for couples Facebook has launched Facebook Tuned, an app designed just for couples. The standalone app...

New Facebook Live features, Community Help and more

Check out the weekly buzz on our favourite social media platforms, including new features and what's trending! 4 New Social Updates New features are coming to Facebook Live With the COVID-19 pandemic crisis in full swing, more people around the world have turned to...

The Secret About Creativity That No One Wants to Talk About

  These days, it seems that the words ‘innovative’ and ‘dynamic’ are legally required to appear on the homepage before a business website can go live. Everybody is speaking the language of innovation. Every business wants to ‘harness the power of creativity’. But...

The Good (the Bad and the Ugly of Covid-19)

When we started writing this it was going to be called The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Covid-19. But you’ve been through enough so it’s now just the good. While this is a look at how brands and personalities are using social media in kind or funny ways, we also want...

How to Market Your Way Through a Recession

There’s no way around it, we’re probably heading for a recession. And while there is genuine cause to remain positive, we also need to remain realistic. Here are our top tips to market your way through a recession.  What's the best form of marketing to invest in...

Hospitality Survival Kit

Notes: Communicate Honestly - this is what the media and stakeholders want to hear. Think about your staff and stakeholders when making announcements and decisions. Collaborate and coordinate together not only to your stakeholders but also to our local governments....

Industry Hospitality Brainstorming Lunch in Melbourne

We know hospitality businesses are having a tough time right now. We're shouting lunch for local hospitality businesses on Wednesday, 18th March at our Melbourne office so we can get together and brainstorm ways to cope with this situation. We think we can all work...

The Eight Clients Guide to Working From Home

Need to work from home? No worries! We do this all the time at Eight Clients (we actually have no official office hours). Here are some tips from the team on how to stay productive and motivated while working from home. Get a plant to talk to Need to vent about Google...

Thriving during COVID-19 in Hospitality

We spoke with a senior communications specialist at Michelson Alexander and worked internally to come up with a game plan for COVID-19 for hospitality businesses. As you have noticed, trade is now declining. This is expected to continue. The good news: International...

Does your organization need local social media accounts?

Well, first up, in Australia, it’s ‘organisation’, not organization.  Small signals, even like spelling let us know that you’re not a part of our circle. We buy from brands that “get us”. We don’t want to go too far from the tribe and we don’t automatically trust...

Indomie Spills Milk: Reaching the Rural Youth Market

The problem Indomie HQ noticed a gap in their Australian consumer base. Around the world, the noodle giant’s products are equally popular with folks who live in cities and those who live in rural areas. Not so in Australia, where the key demographic is concentrated in...

New Creator Studio app, Hoop and more

Check out the weekly buzz on our favourite social media platforms, including new features and what's trending! 4 New Social Updates Facebook launches Creator Studio mobile app Facebook has launched a new Creator Studio mobile app. Just like its desktop version,...