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Scott Colley

March 6, 2019

World Book Day: A Collection of Brilliant Books!

With our costumes safely hidden away for World Book Day, we take the time to celebrate the books our team have been enjoying so far this year! Non-fiction Every agency touts that “you’ll learn something new every day” and at…
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January 21, 2019

A recipe for success and wellbeing

At Brilliant, we work hard, that’s a given. When our accounts teams aren’t wrangling with Facebook advertising or copywriting, and our design teams aren’t bringing briefs to life with seamless grace, we’re all delving deep into our creative souls to…
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January 6, 2019

A roundup of the best April Fool’s from last year

Everyone has a different striking memory from 2018. Some will always remember the good, some the bad, but we’re remembering the downright funny — learning from the best April Fool's pranks of 2018 to inspire our 2019 efforts. The lighter…
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December 20, 2018

Status update: The biggest social media news stories of 2018

It’s been a year of significant departures, plummeting stocks and interface updates, across social platforms. There are daily news stories containing platform updates from the significant to the minute and keeping on top of all of them is key to…
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December 13, 2018

Down with the bots! Instagram removes fake engagement

Using tools to manipulate a successful presence on Instagram is something that has been happening for quite some time. While major social platforms repeatedly cull fake or inactive accounts, they rarely comment or act on the repeated activity of buying…
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November 20, 2018

The rang’tan effect

Now all the Christmas adverts have landed, there’s the usual debate of who did it best? Who hit the nostalgia note just right? No matter your final answer, you have to note that the unlikely contender in all of this…
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July 30, 2018

Thinking Laterally: Why Linear Thinking is Outdated

As a bookworm, I digest books at a rate of knots - I love to absorb information and ideas. Fiction, non-fiction, it does not matter to me. I lose hours this way, “just finishing this chapter…” then suddenly, it’s 3am…
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July 26, 2018

Onboard with National Holidays!

Last weekend I went on a National Holiday, or to be more specific a Mystery Tour, where the passengers don’t find out where they are going until they arrive. Our client, National Holidays, set me the challenge of capturing the…
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June 22, 2018

A Good Day Out Part II: Making a 360º Video

If you missed Part I of our blog, we suggest you click here to find out what we’ve been up to. And then come back to see how we did it… Our challenge was to create an engaging POV video…
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Success Stories
June 14, 2018

The PR stunt of 2018 (so far…): Gregory and Gregory.

If you work in Marketing, Design, Videography etc. chances are you’ve watched Greggs’ latest PR video, Gregory and Gregory. If you haven’t we’re happy to give a re-cap… Greggs, known for their classic Sausage Rolls and Bacon, Bean and Cheese…
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