Welcome to the TLMedia podcast. We'll be speaking with a host of small businesses to get an insight into how they operate, how they use social media and content creation to market themselves, advice and tips for other small businesses and startups from those who have done it, and a look behind the scenes at what it takes to make your small business succeed. Happy listening!
What you'll learn from our podcasts
- Other like-minded small business owners top tips
- How small businesses and brands are using social media to promote their activities
- Creating meaningful digital content to share from your business
- How to look after customers and find new ones
- Building communities
- Finance and tax saving tips
- How to create a brand
- Lifestyle and running a small business
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Nelson, the Portsmouth Football Club mascot has signed a partnership with The Vet. The veterinary clinic which is due to open its doors in August promises to offer quality care at affordable prices and that is sure to put Nelson and his family of pups at ease for the 2018/19 campaign.
We recently had the exciting opportunity to work alongside Motorhome Camp, a family-run motorhome broker and seller, on their logo and website, helping to kick this fresh venture into first gear straight out the gate by designing attractive, meaningful brand assets.
The Spinnaker Tower describe this newest attraction for 2018 as "Emirates Spinnaker Tower presents The Drop, a harnessed descent from the iconic waterside landmark. Feel the rush as you leap from a platform 25 metres above sea level."
Over the past couple of years we've been working alongside a group of Portsmouth organisations including Portsmouth City Council's Visit Portsmouth tourism division to help raise the profile of the city as a unique destination.
To celebrate the launch of their new children’s play park, Gunwharf Quays invited children from St. George’s Beneficial Primary School to be the first to enjoy the new equipment!
With summer officially in full swing, Portsmouth and Southsea’s event calendar is kicking off big-time, with everything from charity runs and exclusive cinema screenings to outdoor music and roller discos.
Some members of the Team Locals team basically live online (we’re looking at you, Jeeves), so we’re always seeing the funny, creative, and engaging ways brands are promoting themselves worldwide with new media. Here are five of our recent favourites.
Portsmouth indie filmhouse No. 6 Cinema are hosting a two-day mini season of silent films centred within the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, where the cinema is based.
Website creation for Thai Festival Uk, an organisation aiming to promote Thai culture and authentic Thai cuisine.
Sited at 149 Albert Road, right next to The Wedgewood Rooms, board gaming café and bar Dice Portsmouth’s home is the former Southsea Conservative Club, which almost became a strip bar.
Here are 12 Portsmouth Festivities 2018 events which are centred around the core theme of ‘FREEDOM’, so you can enjoy arts, culture, and performance while celebrating the felling off social walls.
In this article, we’re going to share with you some tips that we’ve learnt over the past months that’ll help you to take back control of your content on Facebook, and hopefully get your organic reach back on track.
Our free online guide to using Twitter for your business. Twitter is arguably the best social media platform for open interaction and finding like-minded individuals and businesses to converse with. If you want to build an engaged following, Twitter is the place to be.
Here are 12 Portsmouth Festivities 2018 events which are free, and either unticketed or organized on a ticket reservation system due to capacity limits. Enjoy arts, culture, and performance without breaking the bank!
School’s out for the week! There’s plenty to keep the kids — and adults! — occupied between May 26th and June 3rd, whether it’s family events at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, all-ages shows at the Kings Theatre and New Theatre Royal, or Mutiny Festival for the young adults.
20th to 26th May 2018 is British Sandwich Week, so what better time to take a tour of some of Portsmouth and Southsea’s best sandwich eateries? Whether you’re looking for traditional triangular delicacies or hefty grilled baguettes, paninis, or rolls, there’s somewhere on Portsea Island for you!
It makes sense to hone your small business marketing plans and budgets towards digital marketing, and it’s fair to say that if you don’t have a strategy in place to promote what you do through online social platforms, you’re missing out on a massive amount of exposure.
We loved working with AWF Portsmouth to brand their events and provide them with a promotional figurehead in the form of the Mandela 100 logo.
Video marketing is one of the leading forms of advertising, and has been for several years. If you’ve yet to start promoting yourself with video, then now’s the time to start putting this at the forefront of your mind.
This end-of-May half term, Mary Rose Museum, in partnership with LEGO building company Bright Bricks, are giving LEGO brick enthusiasts the opportunity to recreate Holbein's portrait of Henry VIII in the form of a four-metre high LEGO brick mosaic.
Liberal Democrat group leader Councillor Gerald Vernon-Jackson has ousted Conservative leader Councillor Donna Jones as the new Leader of the Council, with Councillor Steve Pitt as his deputy.
After a successful first event in 2017, the Portsmouth Seafood Festival will be returning to the city this summer.
It’s (more or less) summer — prepare your schedule with this run-down of what to expect from Portsmouth and Southsea’s event calendar during the (mostly) sunny months ☀️
When the lovely Pippa from her newly-founded business Angel Dog Care came to us back in June, we were determined to give her the best possible logo and website for her business. Pippa recently launched Angel Dog Care, a professional dog walking service based in Portsmouth.
Having a website which represents your business is one of the best ways to get discovered by new customers, and to help existing customers learn more about you and your products and services.
You’ve started your business, bought that shiny new laptop, opened the doors of your store, and signed up to all the free social media platforms you’re comfortable using — but how do you create content that’ll find you new customers, and keep your current followers wanting to consume more?
We helped Hounds Barbers Southsea to create a simple to use, mobile optimised website that could be utilised to promote their services, contact information, location, offer point-of-sale for the businesses product range, and boost their online search presence with an SEO packed website.
Managing social media for your brand can fill your head with endless questions. When should I post? What should I post? How do I interact with followers? How do I get new followers? How do I adapt content for each platform? Challenges like this often feel relentless. Here are a few simple pointers to help you on your way!