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Womenswear Trends: Our Top Picks for SS21

Womenswear Trends: Our Top Picks for SS21

After a complicated year we are all eager to have a wardrobe refresh to step out of lockdown in style! The Spring/Summer Fashion Weeks were enough to tell anyone that a pandemic can’t get in the way of looking good! Here are our top womenswear looks for this year:...

Made in UK Day: Giving British brands a voice

Made in UK Day: Giving British brands a voice

As a marketing agency working with primarily small businesses, CB Digital Design are 110% behind the Made in UK Day campaign. We understand how important it is to support and shop local. Make it British is running an amazing campaign on 9th March 2021 called Made in...

Top Tips to get your online store ready for Black Friday

Top Tips to get your online store ready for Black Friday

After a chaotic 2020, one of the biggest trading events of the year, Black Friday, is just days away.   With non-essential shops now closed, it’s no surprise online shopping orders are going through the roof.  The world is a very different place than it was 12 months...

Life of a Marketer

Elizabeth’s Marketing Roundup

Elizabeth’s Marketing Roundup

HELLO EVERYONE! WELCOME TO THE LIFE OF A MARKETER, THE HUB OF ALL THINGS REAL LIFE MARKETING.I will be interviewing industry experts to find out their top tips, career regrets, what they wish they’d known when starting out and so much more. As well as hearing from...

Q&A: Tara Punter, Coach & PR Expert

Q&A: Tara Punter, Coach & PR Expert

Tara Punter is an amazing PR expert and coach. By using her Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), Hypnotherapy & Coaching qualifications, alongside her PR and marketing skills, she helps businesses level up and reach their goals! I sat down (virtually, of course!)...

Q&A: Bronte Mitchell, founder of Femme Magazine

Q&A: Bronte Mitchell, founder of Femme Magazine

Bronte Mitchell is the founder and editor of lifestyle magazine, Femme Country. This magazine showcases all thing fashion and lifestyle within the British countryside. She also launched the sister magazine earlier this year, Femme Petite. Femme Petite focuses on...

Work Experience with CB Digital

Work Experience with CB Digital

Learn more about our work experience programme, why we launched it and what the students who took part said about their time with CB Digital Design. It has been a very busy few months for the CB Digital team. With exciting doors opening, 2021 is looking very positive....

Social Media Tips

Instagram Tips: How to stand out as a business

Instagram Tips: How to stand out as a business

Since launching in 2010, Instagram has rapidly grown into one of the most popular social media platforms. It has over 1 BILLION active monthly users! It can be hard for small businesses to stand out. They often get swallowed up by bigger, global companies that...

Do you think Instagram Reels are worth it?

Do you think Instagram Reels are worth it?

This is a question that Social Media Managers hear quite a lot, and for good reason. The Instagram Reels option was originally launched in the US in December of 2017 and has been on a rapid rise since then. As of July 2018, this feature became available for all...

Facebook Interactions: Why are they important?

Facebook Interactions: Why are they important?

Facebook has more than 2.7 billion active users worldwide, which makes it a much-needed platform for small businesses. It is an essential tool when building brand awareness. Although at first it may seem difficult to navigate the algorithm, it is a great way for a...

How to Avoid Banned Instagram Hashtags 2021

How to Avoid Banned Instagram Hashtags 2021

Instagram hashtags can be a great way to grow your businesses profile. However, using the wrong hashtags on your Instagram posts can end up being more damaging than beneficial! If you have noticed that your page engagement hasn’t been growing as it should, you may be...

How to Grow Your Business Using Instagram Insights

How to Grow Your Business Using Instagram Insights

Instagram Insights: a set of numbers that will drive you mad if you don't know what you're looking for. In this guide, we will explain the basics of Instagram insights and provide tips on how to use analytics to improve your Instagram strategy. To do this, all you...