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Using Twitter for Business

Posted by Amanda Parsons on March 19th 2013 in Social Media, Online Marketing

At first glance Twitter may not seem like the best tool for marketing, but scratch beneath the surface of obscure hashtags and people compelled to tell the world what they’ve been eating and you’ll find it’s a powerful way of promoting a business. Below are a few tips to help you get started or adapt your existing account...

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Introducing Olly and Optixmail

Posted by Amanda Parsons on May 3rd 2012 in Company News, Online Marketing

Hi there, My name is Olly Harrison and I have just taken the reigns here at Optixmail, an exciting new business from the team at Optix Solutions. I thought I’d take a moment to tell you a little bit about myself and Optixmail. Originally from Bath, I graduated from Exeter University in 2008 (Philosophy and Politics) and spent 4 years...

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Optix Solutions' Advent calendar #OptixAdvent

Posted by Amanda Parsons on December 1st 2011 in Social Media, Company News

Spreading the Festive Spirit If you follow us on Twitter you may have noticed that we've mentioned our Advent Calendar a few times, and are possibly wondering what we're doing! Well, it's quite simple. We wanted to give everyone the opportunity to win a prize each day before Christmas. We've had some brilliant prizes donated by several great local businesses...

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Posted by Amanda Parsons on November 11th 2011 in Company News

When award-winning Online Marketing and Web Design company Optix Solutions decided they were bored with their working environment they took a radical step – bringing the art of the street into their office. Optix web programmer and designer Paul Brophy is a keen follower of all things street art, and when he saw a tweet from leading Bristol street...

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An interview with @MarcAstley, Editor of Exeter's Express and Echo Newspaper

Posted by Amanda Parsons on November 2nd 2011 in Social Media, News

Over the coming months we will be publishing a series of 60 second interviews, starting with Marc Astley, Editor of Exeter's Express and Echo Newspaper. Name and Role Marc Astley, Editor for Express and Echo News and Media Ltd/Mid Devon Gazette series What do you do As well as being responsible for the content of the Express & Echo and Mid Devon...

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A day in the life of an office wall

Posted by Amanda Parsons on October 21st 2011 in Design, Company News

The wall at the back of our office was just a wall, like any other wall, until we introduced it to Bristol Street Artist Richt. In the space of a day, he transformed a plain white space into something amazing. Whilst we continued about our daily work, admittedly with a few breaks to admire the transformation, Richt set to work...

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