In March this year Ben Barker, a Search Consultant, left us to pursue another venture at a branding company in the local area. We were gutted as not only was he great at what he did, he was a great personality in the FireCask office. Working in a smaller team, the dynamic we have between [read more]
I have now been given the opportunity to work in FireCask throughout the summer. This will give me an even greater knowledge of how the Digital Marketing world works and will give me priceless work experience. Working within Digital Marketing was something that I never fully considered or even understood before I started university but [read more]
As part of the Agency Life programme, we taught our interns the basics of digital marketing and tried to set them tasks that played to their strengths. Michael picked everything up quickly and was great at challenging our team’s views of certain projects and making suggestions that perhaps we had not thought of. It was [read more]
Malcolm Coles: How I earned loads of Links by ignoring SEO If anyone at #brightonseo wants to see all the @usvsth3m games, they are at http://t.co/YEe1GGMmXw — Malcolm Coles (@malcolmcoles) April 24, 2014 Lemonly – infographics, keep mobile in mind and try to make infographics responsive as readership is still very large on mobile devices. [read more]
WordPress 3.9 was released on 16th April 2014. Read more about features introduced and updated in 3.9 including a TinyMCE upgrade and audio/video playlists.
Mustard Tree, based in the Northern Quarter in Manchester city centre, provides support for the homeless and marginalised. They currently have to feed up to 80 people a day on a tiny budget of just £15 budget, and without food donations they cannot continue to provide this valuable service. When you think that some of [read more]
FireCask is an online marketing agency based in the heart of Manchester. With clients in various verticals from online gaming to accounting and entertainment to retail, we’re looking for a passionate human to work with us on all our client portfolios to help grow their brand and increase their profits.
Here are the main changes in the 3.8 release. New Admin Interface based on MP6 The most noticeable change for most sites is the new Admin Interface on the site. The new interface is a flat, modern design and is fully responsive – which I believe is a first for the WordPress Admin interface. The [read more]
You don’t need us to tell you that Christmas is a time for giving. If we ever happen to forget there will always be an emotive John Lewis ad to remind us. But the festive period is not only about giving presents to those you know; it’s also a time to think of those who [read more]
I am a second year student at Manchester Metropolitan University studying Advertising and Brand Management. As part of my second year I study a unit called ‘Agency Life’, this is to give us real life experience in a working environment. There are two options; either get an internship at a company and attend one day [read more]