Dino Media https://dino.media A 'GERT LUSH' DIGITAL AGENCY LOCATED IN BRISTOL The Pros and Cons of One Page Websites Mon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/08/the-pros-and-cons-of-one-page-websites https://dino.media/blog/2018/08/the-pros-and-cons-of-one-page-websites Here we have a look at one page websites and why they're good in some but not all situations A brief guide to creating conversion-friendly webpages Mon, 23 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/07/a-brief-guide-to-creating-conversion-friendly-webpages https://dino.media/blog/2018/07/a-brief-guide-to-creating-conversion-friendly-webpages It's pointless having a pretty website, if it doesn't convert visitors to leads or cusomers. Here's a guide and some tips on getting that killer converting website How To Create an Irresistibly Compelling Call-To-Action (CTA) Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/07/how-to-create-an-irresistibly-compelling-call-to-action https://dino.media/blog/2018/07/how-to-create-an-irresistibly-compelling-call-to-action What does it take to successfully get a users attention and click on 'that link' you want them to? Whether it's to subscribe, buy now or get in touch, here's some useful tips on how best create that killer CTA So, What Exactly is User Experience? Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/so-what-exactly-is-user-experience https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/so-what-exactly-is-user-experience It takes more than just a pretty website, as it's useless if the User Experience lets it down. Emojis and Business Emails: Match Made in Heaven or Complete No-Go? Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/emojis-and-business-emails-match-made-in-heaven-or-complete-no-go https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/emojis-and-business-emails-match-made-in-heaven-or-complete-no-go We've all become accustomed to seeing these colourful ideograms in all their various guises popping up in texts, emails, and social media posts - but are they right for business emails? The Debate: Templates Vs Custom Built Websites Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/the-debate-templates-vs-custom-built-websites https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/the-debate-templates-vs-custom-built-websites We take look at the pros and cons of using templates vs custom built websites. Let the fight commence! The Eternal Importance of Great Website Copy Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/the-eternal-importance-of-great-website-copy https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/the-eternal-importance-of-great-website-copy Your website is looking great and the design popping, but is your copy letting it down and losing customers? Here we look at the importance of copywriting and how it should work with your design - not against. Creating an Effective Design Brief in 8 Steps Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/creating-an-effective-design-brief-in-8-steps https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/creating-an-effective-design-brief-in-8-steps If you're starting a new project, help kick things off in the best way with our 8 simple steps to the perfect design brief. Competing with the Big Players in Search Engine Results Pages Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/competing-with-the-big-players-in-search-engine-results-pages https://dino.media/blog/2018/06/competing-with-the-big-players-in-search-engine-results-pages The big players might seem like they're making a lot of noise in ways that you, as a smaller business can't, but you totally can - in fact, there probably hasn't been a better time for micro and medium-sized businesses to lay claim to their very own space within the wider digital landscape. As Google's mobile-first has finally rolled out here's the scoop on everything you need to know Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/05/as-googles-mobile-first-has-finally-rolled-out-heres-the-scoop-on-everything-you-need-to-know https://dino.media/blog/2018/05/as-googles-mobile-first-has-finally-rolled-out-heres-the-scoop-on-everything-you-need-to-know Here we look at everything you need to know about Google's mobile-first indexing, to ensure your website rankings are tip-top How to utilise the full potential of social media Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/05/how-to-utilise-the-full-potential-of-social-media https://dino.media/blog/2018/05/how-to-utilise-the-full-potential-of-social-media If you haven't quite nailed your social strategy and are looking to boost your engagement opportunities, here are a few tips to get you started An introduction to cinemagraphs and how they can help your business to flourish in 2018 Mon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/05/an-introduction-to-cinemagraphs-and-how-they-can-help-your-business-to-flourish-in-2018 https://dino.media/blog/2018/05/an-introduction-to-cinemagraphs-and-how-they-can-help-your-business-to-flourish-in-2018 In this blog post we look at cinemagraphs and how can their impressive performance help your business How to utilise the power of website design to engage Millennials and Generation Z Mon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/04/how-to-utilise-the-power-of-website-design-to-engage-millennials-and-generation-z https://dino.media/blog/2018/04/how-to-utilise-the-power-of-website-design-to-engage-millennials-and-generation-z You have a lovely website, but is it working for your and engaging your audience? Here's our simple guide to help awaken your website for the younger audience Putting together newsletters that your audience won't send straight to the digital trash can Tue, 24 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/04/putting-together-newsletters-that-your-audience-wont-send-straight-to-the-digital-trash-can https://dino.media/blog/2018/04/putting-together-newsletters-that-your-audience-wont-send-straight-to-the-digital-trash-can A quick guide to the key questions you should consider when sending your newsletter, so it's read rather than trashed! Making the most of your content: repurposing for relevancy and without damaging organic traffic Mon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2018/04/making-the-most-of-your-content-repurposing-for-relevancy-and-without-damaging-organic-traffic https://dino.media/blog/2018/04/making-the-most-of-your-content-repurposing-for-relevancy-and-without-damaging-organic-traffic How reusing topics and previous content can boost your audience reach, rather than let it die out of sight. Is your website unintentionally driving your audience away? Mon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2018/03/is-your-website-unintentionally-driving-your-audience-away https://dino.media/blog/2018/03/is-your-website-unintentionally-driving-your-audience-away It's tough out there in today's digital landscape and you certainly don't want to unintentionally drive away the very audiences you need to attract. A glimpse into the power of online video and what it could do for your business Wed, 14 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2018/03/a-glimpse-into-the-power-of-online-video-and-what-it-could-do-for-your-business https://dino.media/blog/2018/03/a-glimpse-into-the-power-of-online-video-and-what-it-could-do-for-your-business A short guide on how the use of engaging videos can propel your business further than you thought possible. Generational Marketing: How to Reach your Audience via Social Media Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2018/03/generational-marketing-how-to-reach-your-audience-via-social-media https://dino.media/blog/2018/03/generational-marketing-how-to-reach-your-audience-via-social-media We're passionate about the potential of generational marketing and how it can be an effective approach to help you to forge meaningful relationships with your target audience. Reasons Why Newsletter Marketing is Definitely NOT a Thing of the Past Mon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2018/03/reasons-why-newsletter-marketing-is-definitely-not-a-thing-of-the-past https://dino.media/blog/2018/03/reasons-why-newsletter-marketing-is-definitely-not-a-thing-of-the-past Newsletter marketing offers many new and exciting ways to boost your traffic and engage with your audience The Rise of the Micro-Influencer Tue, 27 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2018/02/the-rise-of-the-micro-influencer https://dino.media/blog/2018/02/the-rise-of-the-micro-influencer What is influencer marketing and is it a good fit for your brand? The Implications of Twitters Increased Character Limit Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2018/02/the-implications-of-twitters-increased-character-limit https://dino.media/blog/2018/02/the-implications-of-twitters-increased-character-limit A look at the changes of Twitter and the increased opportunities for branded content Securing your Platform: Everything you Need to Know About Preparing for GDPR Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2018/02/securing-your-platform-everything-you-need-to-know-about-preparing-for-gdpr https://dino.media/blog/2018/02/securing-your-platform-everything-you-need-to-know-about-preparing-for-gdpr The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) revamp is coming on May 25 - what do you need to do to be prepared? The Hidden Value of 'Disappearing' Content Mon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2018/02/the-hidden-value-of-disappearing-content https://dino.media/blog/2018/02/the-hidden-value-of-disappearing-content Make an impact with disappearing content on Snapchat, Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp Digital Marketing and Colour Psychology Mon, 29 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2018/01/digital-marketing-and-colour-psychology https://dino.media/blog/2018/01/digital-marketing-and-colour-psychology Forming emotional connections through digital campaigns, here we look at the use of colour which could be the determining factor of the ultimate success or otherwise of your campaign Effectively Engaging Generation Z Mon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2018/01/effectively-engaging-generation-z https://dino.media/blog/2018/01/effectively-engaging-generation-z Here we look at how we can best engage with Generation Z, ensuring our marketing efforts hits the spot Transforming Online Advertising Lessons Learnt in 2017 into Actionable Steps for 2018 Sat, 06 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2018/01/transforming-online-advertising-lessons-learnt-in-2017-into-actionable-steps-for-2018 https://dino.media/blog/2018/01/transforming-online-advertising-lessons-learnt-in-2017-into-actionable-steps-for-2018 Get ready for 2018 with our predictions and advice for the year ahead. Festive Period Opening Hours Tue, 05 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2017/12/festive-period-opening-hours https://dino.media/blog/2017/12/festive-period-opening-hours Christmas is nearly here, so here's some pre-notice of our whereabouts over the festive period Smile, Love & Be Kind Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2017/11/smile-love-and-be-kind https://dino.media/blog/2017/11/smile-love-and-be-kind An EJTandemonium update, a Pride of Britain award and keeping the memory of Emmy alive. Why good font matters for your branding and website Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2017/10/why-good-font-matters https://dino.media/blog/2017/10/why-good-font-matters The horror of Papyrus and Comic Sans fonts! Come out of the dark ages! It's time to get mobile! Mon, 09 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2017/10/its-time-to-get-mobile https://dino.media/blog/2017/10/its-time-to-get-mobile UK businesses are missing out on £27bn due to un-responsive and non-mobile friendly websites Dino Mania at Bristol Zoo Sat, 27 May 2017 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2017/05/dino-mania-at-bristol-zoo https://dino.media/blog/2017/05/dino-mania-at-bristol-zoo Go Dino mad at Bristol zoo Look how 'snappy' we are Mon, 15 May 2017 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2017/05/look-how-snappy-we-are https://dino.media/blog/2017/05/look-how-snappy-we-are We may have a new look, but we are still offer the same awesome service Have a Sneaky Peek Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2017/02/sneaky-peek https://dino.media/blog/2017/02/sneaky-peek We've just launched our new website preview and feedback system, for all our lovely clients! It's time to go secure Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2017/01/it-is-time-to-go-secure https://dino.media/blog/2017/01/it-is-time-to-go-secure Leading by example, we've just improved our website security. Here we explain why and what benefits it has for your visitors and search engine (SEO) ratings. Get ready for mobile commerce Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2017/01/get-ready-for-mobile-commerce https://dino.media/blog/2017/01/get-ready-for-mobile-commerce Here we look at how mobile devices have changed website requirements and the business landscape for a successful user experience We're back in action Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2017/01/we-are-back-in-action https://dino.media/blog/2017/01/we-are-back-in-action We've all over indulged, had one too many tipples but the team are back in the office today after our festive break! A new mouth-watering website Mon, 19 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2016/12/a-new-mouth-watering-website https://dino.media/blog/2016/12/a-new-mouth-watering-website We're all food lovers here at Dino Media, so working on our latest project was delightful. Check out the delicious recipes you can cook like a pro Festive Opening Hours Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2016/12/festive-opening-times https://dino.media/blog/2016/12/festive-opening-times Ho ho ho! Find out when we're open over the festive period WINNERS: Fundraising Team of the Year Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2016/11/just-giving-awards-2016-winners https://dino.media/blog/2016/11/just-giving-awards-2016-winners Jake and Emmy did it! They've won the 'Fundraising Team of the Year' award Why use images in your online marketing? Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2016/11/why-use-images-in-your-online-marketing https://dino.media/blog/2016/11/why-use-images-in-your-online-marketing Here we take a look into the use of images for internet marketing and our recommendations for where to find that perfect shot! Google is going mobile first Tue, 01 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2016/11/google-is-going-mobile-first https://dino.media/blog/2016/11/google-is-going-mobile-first Google has announced they're moving from desktop primary index and indexing mobile versions instead; but what does this mean for your website? Dean the zombie in charge Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2016/10/dean-the-zombie-in-charge https://dino.media/blog/2016/10/dean-the-zombie-in-charge Arghhh, we've been taken over by zombies! Why we should all be backing up our files (and websites) Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2016/10/why-we-should-all-be-backing-up-our-files https://dino.media/blog/2016/10/why-we-should-all-be-backing-up-our-files As the saying goes, 'It's better safe than sorry', which is why we employ various methods of backing up ours and our clients data eCommerce Expo review Mon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2016/10/ecommerce-expo-review https://dino.media/blog/2016/10/ecommerce-expo-review Find out what we thought of the eCommerce Expo last Thursday FREE Website Health Check Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2016/09/free-website-health-check https://dino.media/blog/2016/09/free-website-health-check Due to frequent requests, our FREE Website Health Check is back We're going to the eCommerce Expo Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2016/09/we-are-going-to-the-ecommerce-expo https://dino.media/blog/2016/09/we-are-going-to-the-ecommerce-expo As a professional digital agency, it's paramount we stay up-to-date with the latest trends, offerings and security advice for all things eCommerce Make your business accountancy headaches disappear Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2016/09/make-your-business-accountancy-headaches-disappear https://dino.media/blog/2016/09/make-your-business-accountancy-headaches-disappear We happily hand over all our number crunching to Crunch.co.uk, an online accountancy company who take the headache and hassle out of our finances! Here we explain why Out with the old, in with the new Mon, 05 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2016/09/out-with-the-old-in-with-the-new https://dino.media/blog/2016/09/out-with-the-old-in-with-the-new Not content with our existing brand and website, despite many positive comments, we've relaunched our new website (and logo) today. Vote for EJTandemonium Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2016/08/vote-for-ejtandemonium https://dino.media/blog/2016/08/vote-for-ejtandemonium EJTandemonium have been nomitated for an award, so get your vote in now! Taking ESI Technology into the mobile world Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2016/08/responsive-esi-website https://dino.media/blog/2016/08/responsive-esi-website How we updated ESI Technology's website to be responsive for mobile and tablet devices Working with the best boss in the world: David Brent Mon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2016/08/working-with-the-best-boss-in-the-world-david-brent https://dino.media/blog/2016/08/working-with-the-best-boss-in-the-world-david-brent How excited were we to learn that #BrentsBack? How excited were we to work with the BrentMiester himself? Well done Jake and Emmy! Mon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2016/07/well-done-jake-and-emmy https://dino.media/blog/2016/07/well-done-jake-and-emmy They've only gone and done it! Cycling 2,000km on their tandem bike from London to Copenhagen Doing our part for charity with EJTandemonium Wed, 01 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2016/06/doing-our-part-for-charity-with-ejtandemonium https://dino.media/blog/2016/06/doing-our-part-for-charity-with-ejtandemonium We're supporting an amazing 2,000km cycle ride to raise money for The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity How Dino Media helped Mystic Meg reach her customers Thu, 10 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2016/03/how-we-helped-mystic-meg-reach-her-customers https://dino.media/blog/2016/03/how-we-helped-mystic-meg-reach-her-customers Many of us across the UK will instantly recognise the name Mystic Meg; one of the leading physic astrologers in the history of the UK, Meg is an icon and a legend. Opening hours over the festive period Tue, 15 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2015/12/festive-period-opening-hours https://dino.media/blog/2015/12/festive-period-opening-hours It's that time of year again, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Start Taking Payments Online Sat, 15 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2015/08/start-taking-payments-online https://dino.media/blog/2015/08/start-taking-payments-online Money, money, money - accept payments online for 24/7 trading and transactions Boost Productivity With These Brilliant Apps for Small Business Mon, 10 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2015/08/boost-productivity-with-these-brilliant-apps-for-small-business https://dino.media/blog/2015/08/boost-productivity-with-these-brilliant-apps-for-small-business Here's a small selection of apps we find particually useful in business We're Moving to Our New Home - dino.media Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2015/08/were-moving-to-our-new-home-dino-media https://dino.media/blog/2015/08/were-moving-to-our-new-home-dino-media Out with the old and in with the new - we can now be found at www.dino.media Benefits of Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Thu, 25 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2015/06/benefits-of-search-engine-optimisation-seo https://dino.media/blog/2015/06/benefits-of-search-engine-optimisation-seo An overview of why you should be adopting SEO in your marketing strategy Google wants your website to play nicely with mobile devices - is yours? Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0100 https://dino.media/blog/2015/04/google-wants-your-website-to-play-nicely-with-mobile-devices-is-yours https://dino.media/blog/2015/04/google-wants-your-website-to-play-nicely-with-mobile-devices-is-yours From today, Google will be favouring websites that are suited to mobile devices Happy new year! Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2015/01/happy-new-year https://dino.media/blog/2015/01/happy-new-year Here's to a great 2015! Merry Christmas! Thu, 25 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2014/12/merry-christmas https://dino.media/blog/2014/12/merry-christmas From everyone at Dino Media, we truly wish you all a wonderful Christmas. Christmas & new year opening hours Mon, 08 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2014/12/christmas-new-year-opening-hours https://dino.media/blog/2014/12/christmas-new-year-opening-hours The tree is up, all our desks are covered in tinsel and the team are buzzing for the big man to visit. Rufus the reindeer Fri, 05 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2014/12/rufus-reindeer https://dino.media/blog/2014/12/rufus-reindeer Looks who's in the festive spirit! Change is good Mon, 01 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 https://dino.media/blog/2014/12/change-is-good https://dino.media/blog/2014/12/change-is-good We've just redesigned our website and given Dino Media a serious rebranding. We love our new look and feel, and we hope you do too?