The Bridge over troubled water

15th June 2020

When JFK said: “In a crisis, be aware of the danger, but recognise the opportunity,” he could have been talking...

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Feedback is a gift

Use feedback to strengthen your brand

24th March 2020

Although for many businesses hiring and spending in general is on hold while we deal with COVID-19, we can use...

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Success starts with the right company culture

3rd March 2020

Updated 24th March 2020 amind COVID-19 social distancing situation. Now more than ever we should be focusing on bringing our...

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Effective marketing needs to be followed by amazing CX

24th February 2020

As Hana Dickinson, MD of The Bridge, explains, effective marketing is a sure fire way to bring customers to your...

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brand strategy

Brand strategy: What is your brand all about?

4th February 2020

If we're going to talk candidly about brand strategy, let’s get the bad news out of the way first. It...

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Event marketing is the game changer your business needs

8th January 2020

Sometimes the best way to get yourself noticed in this world of social media, paid advertising and digital content is...

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December Marketing strategies for your business

28th November 2019

Looking for ideas to help fill your business’ marketing channels? Then you’ve come to the right place. Our media calendar...

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digital audience

Consistency – the secret to building a digital audience?

5th November 2019

Growing a website audience isn't straightforward, especially if you are starting from scratch.  In fact, it can almost seem impossible....

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Why you can’t not Click – the Clickbait debate

18th October 2019

The experts at The Bridge Marketing know that as the digital landscape grows, brands and influencers have to become more...

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The Do’s and Dont’s of blog writing

7th October 2019

Hana Dickinson, Managing Director of The Bridge Marketing, and creator of SuffolkWire news website, is a passionate believer in the...

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Are hashtags still relevant?

20th September 2019

It’s been over a decade since social media changed the meaning of the octothorpe (#).   Once traditionally used as a...

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Meet The Bridge Marketing team!!

20th September 2019

We are a modern, independent creative marketing company nestled in the heart of Suffolk.  We are beyond marketing, working with...

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The Difference between Sales and Marketing

10th September 2019

Occasionally, when you are putting yourself ‘out there’ as someone that can help small businesses with their marketing, we come...

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tidy

Tidy House, Tidy Mind – Why businesses need a good spring clean

21st August 2019

Whether you’ve been around for five years or 50, it’s important to stay on top of your products, processes and...

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Press Release

How to write a killer press release

9th August 2019

Hana Dickinson, MD of The Bridge – strategic marketing & PR specialists – and creator of SuffolkWire offers a guide to writing...

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content plan

How to create a content plan for effective marketing

2nd August 2019

Hana Dickinson is the Managing Director of The Bridge and creator of SuffolkWire.  Here, Hana explains how a content plan...

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June marketing

Key June dates for your marketing calendar

3rd June 2019

Whether your marketing department takes up the whole floor, or lives in your pocket, our media calendar is the perfect...

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Marketing this May

Marketing this May – important dates for your business

1st May 2019

As spring comes to life and the sun shines longer into the evening, what better time to shine a little...

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April marketing

The Bridge Marketing introduces April’s ‘Egg-stra’ special marketing tips…

1st April 2019

Looking to put a spring in your marketing efforts? Fancy establishing your niche as an industry influencer on LinkedIn or...

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marketing ideas

Spring into March with our marketing ideas

8th March 2019

If you’ve ever looked at your marketing channels and wondering what you should be writing, then this blog is the...

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Marketing ideas

The Bridge Marketing offers marketing tips for a fabulous February

2nd February 2019

Want to show your marketing efforts some love this month? Let our monthly media calendar take you by the hand...

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January

How to get your business noticed this January

3rd January 2019

Want to expand your marketing efforts this year? Then this guide is your best place to start. Our media calendar...

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media calendar

Your media calendar: November

26th October 2018

A media calendar is your secret weapon when it comes to finding inspiration for planning your marketing efforts.  It will...

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media calendar

October is spookily full of marketing ideas

2nd October 2018

A media calendar is the marketing professional’s secret weapon for inspiring regular, focused and on-message social media and content marketing posts....

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Blog

Kick start your blogging year with these great ideas

12th September 2018

Hana Dickinson, MD of The Bridge – Strategic Marketing & PR Specialists and creator of SuffolkWire gives you twelve ways to...

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Strategic marketing

Find your niche and you’ll never be short of business

3rd September 2018

Hana Dickinson, MD of The Bridge – Strategic Marketing & PR Specialists – and creator of SuffolkWire has some key...

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Journalist

It’s time your business started making headlines

28th August 2018

Hana Dickinson, MD of The Bridge – Strategic Marketing & PR Specialists – and creator of SuffolkWire knows how to...

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SuffolkWire

Why we launched SuffolkWire

24th July 2017

In May this year we launched SuffolkWire, a news website focused on sharing news, views and updates from Suffolk businesses...

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Keep it simple

Keep it simple

11th April 2017

We're working on a number of new projects at the moment and there's one piece of advice that keeps floating...

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Confidence is key to success

Confidence is key to success

23rd January 2017

One thing I’ve learnt as a marketing consultant working with SMEs, is that every single one of the businesses that...

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Can a marketing consultant help your business?

16th January 2017

As marketing consultants, we are focused on why and how you are taking your products and/or services to market. The...

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Strategic marketing plan

The Bridge to Bruisyard Hall

15th November 2016

We are delighted to be working with the expert and friendly team at Bruisyard Hall. We'll be helping them with a...

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Ideas to Improve your business

100 FREE Ideas to Improve Your Business

27th October 2016

Looking for ways to kick your business up to the next level? Great! Read our 100 free ideas to improve your business...

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Choose a marketing agency

How to choose a marketing agency

17th October 2016

You need help with your marketing, so where should you start? In this blog we provide our top tips on...

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Natural Networking

Natural networking

30th September 2016

We spent a wonderful few hours at the launch of the fifth annual Woodbridge Shuck Shellfish festival today and it...

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Creating Opportunities

Creating Opportunities Through Collaboration

17th September 2016

One of the things we love to do is creating opportunities through collaboration, where we bring our contacts and connections...

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Improve your marketing - back on track

1 piece of advice that will improve your marketing

4th September 2016

So you want to improve your marketing? Well brace yourself, I have a simple tip that will get you back on...

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Marketing Projects Suffolk Events

Facilitating a Feast of Local Food

9th August 2016

We’re really pleased to be promoting the Woodbridge Shuck Shellfish Festival again this year. We love visiting Suffolk events and we love...

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Michaela Woodley

Welcome Michaela Woodley

28th July 2016

We welcome Michaela Woodley to our small yet dynamic team. Michaela joined earlier this year in the role of Account...

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copywriting

The Importance of Good Copywriting

27th May 2016

No matter what business you're in, with copywriting it’s important to remember that the average man or woman on the...

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MAD HR

MAD Website

30th April 2016

Working on a website is always so much more work and takes so much longer than most people expect. So...

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awards events

Suffolk Awards Gain Momentum

4th March 2016

We're thrilled to be working on The Suffolk Coastal Business & Community Awards again this year to deliver these fabulous...

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Dodgeball trampoline park

Launching a Trampoline Park

13th March 2015

Very excited to be working with Jump Street on launching Essex’s first sole-purpose trampoline park!. We're working with the owners to...

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marketing projects

Logo design shouldn’t be expensive

20th September 2013

Listening to Radio 4 today I caught the tail end of a programme about logos and logo design. The usual...

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why can't we vote online

Why can’t we vote online?

29th March 2013

Why can't we vote online? Like many others we just received our voting cards for local elections. 2013 and we...

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Debunking cosmetics ads

Debunking cosmetics ads

1st February 2013

I wanted to write a blog debunking cosmetics ads because I find them laughable. Liposomes, three-dimensional pigments, salicylic acid, vitamin...

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Great advertising example

British Gas and the Informative Ad

28th November 2012

It's rare that you come across a great advertising example in this day and age - especially with so many...

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smart car advert

Smart Car “fun for two” advert – what a beauty!

5th October 2012

Now if you want an advert that sums up perfectly the brand message and product ethos as well as demonstrating...

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Suffolk marketing agency family

Suffolk Marketing Agency is a Family Affair

1st February 2012

Less than six months after leaving her career in the City behind to start The Bridge, a Suffolk marketing agency, Hana...

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Improve your marketing - back on track

Mercedes Benz totally gets Social Media

31st October 2011

Another shining example of innovative thinking. Back in February Mercedes Benz proved the power of Mercedes social media when it...

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