Article posted on 22.05.2017 by Tim Butler
Our Technical Director Tim Butler reviews UpFront Conference 2017 in Manchester.
Article posted on 05.05.2017 by Big Brand Ideas
We are proud to be sponsoring Macclesfield Beer Festival
Article posted on 13.04.2017 by Big Brand Ideas
At Big Brand Ideas we recently had the pleasure of welcoming seven Creative Media Production students from Macclesfield College into the agency to present their ideas for their final projects.
Article posted on 01.03.2017 by Andy Brownlie
Last Tuesday, I had the privilege of being invited to Bings 2nd annual Manchester Connect event at the Bridgewater Hall.
Article posted on 06.02.2017 by Big Brand Ideas
Our good friends over at Climbing The Walls very kindly invited us along to the VIP opening of their brand new Climbing Centre.
Article posted on 25.01.2017 by Kim Bond
Our Creative Art Worker, Kim Bond, has been having a look at the wonderful world of Cinemagraphs and has very kindly shared her thoughts for the benefit of our blog!
Article posted on 25.11.2016 by Big Brand Ideas
On Thursday 17th November, BBI attended The North East Cheshire Business Awards for the second year in a row
Article posted on 17.11.2016 by Big Brand Ideas
After the success of the month-or-so long exhibition back in 2015 from world renowned street artist, Banksy, the mighty Macclesfield has got its self a piece of the action.
Article posted on 10.11.2016 by Paul Gregory
Due to my interest in new technology as well as the need to have someone else to talk to around the house I ordered the newly released (in the UK anyway) Amazon Echo Dot...
Article posted on 02.11.2016 by Big Brand Ideas
If there is one thing we can’t get enough of at Big Brand Idea’s, its welcoming new people to the ever growing team.
Article posted on 31.10.2016 by Dan Hughan
In case you missed it, Halloween happened! And we obviously took the opportunity to cover ourselves in fake blood and face paint.
Article posted on 18.10.2016 by Jon Butler
If you’ve been checking in with us on social media you might have noticed that we’ve been all about the glitz and glamour lately.
Article posted on 14.10.2016 by Big Brand Ideas
BBI are supporting Go Gold MCR which is celebrating the success of Team GB Olympic and Paralympic teams
Article posted on 12.10.2016 by Paul Gregory
Here at Big Brand Ideas we have seen a number of big ranking fluctuations for a variety of search terms throughout September!
Article posted on 11.10.2016 by Dan Hughan
At BBI, we fancy ourselves as experts in many fields. Golf, is not one of them. That being said, we were invited to attend the Macclesfield Town Football Club Golf Day at The Tytherington Club!
Article posted on 07.10.2016 by Big Brand Ideas
BBI are going to be kicking goals at Macclesfield Town Football Club as this seasons Major Sponsor...
Article posted on 06.10.2016 by Tim Butler
Tim Butler our Head of Web Development has given his insights into the latest Tech updates and Development releases, looking at what is currently happening in the world of Digital Tech!
Article posted on 05.10.2016 by Big Brand Ideas
Our “Big ideas” this year have given us some exciting award nominations to shout about, October is the month we find out the news…
Article posted on 03.10.2016 by Rob Bolt
Rob Bolt our Head of Design at BBI has had his eye on an exciting virtual reality experiment by Google Play and the one and only legendary rock band Queen…
Article posted on 02.10.2016 by Jodie Houghton
Our BBI Digital Content guru Jodie Houghton gives us her top tips on protecting and managing your brands reputation on social media…
Article posted on 19.09.2016 by Alex Mocock
BBI, Magnafi and One Minute Briefs went to celebrate with The Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Choir
Article posted on 08.09.2016 by Alex Mocock
BBI's trip to Brighton SEO
Article posted on 06.09.2016 by Big Brand Ideas
Tuesday is the new Friday at BBI….We have only gone and got TWO nominations from The Drum Dream Awards with Furzley's Adventures –
Article posted on 02.09.2016 by Big Brand Ideas
Big Brand Ideas and Magnafi have been nominated for an MPA Award in the Best Collaboration category!
Article posted on 11.08.2016 by Jodie Houghton
In early July two students from Salford University joined BBI. Both they and the team had one goal in mind; to make an amazing mobile game.
Article posted on 15.07.2016 by Jodie Houghton
We grilled our new apprentice to find out what makes him tick.
Article posted on 11.05.2016 by Jodie Houghton
When we heard that our good friend was planning on embarking on a challenge to raise money for two charities, we knew we had to get involved.
Article posted on 27.04.2016 by Big Brand Ideas
As part of our ongoing support for Morphman (running 7 marathons in 7 days) we created a Snapchat Geofilter and ran through our past favourites.
Article posted on 08.04.2016 by Big Brand Ideas
We’re going to be at the Northern Business Expo from 14-15 April at Event City, so come and find us at stand D20 where you can also play our new game Expodash.
Article posted on 18.12.2015 by Adam Britton
With just one week to go until the big day, The NHS have released their single ‘A Bridge Over You’.
Article posted on 09.12.2015 by Big Brand Ideas
Here at BBI we love a bit of designery finery and a general appreciation of beautiful needless products, gadgets and luxuries.
Article posted on 20.11.2015 by Jodie Houghton
Find out what happened when the Big Brand Ideas team downed tools and put on their glad rags to attend the North East Cheshire Business Awards.
Article posted on 30.10.2015 by Big Brand Ideas
Jon and Dan were invited to present at Digital Leaders North West around the topic of Digital Creativity and Innovation
Article posted on 26.10.2015 by Nick Entwistle
A look back at the #OMBLIVE event sponsored by Big Brand Ideas
Article posted on 23.10.2015 by Big Brand Ideas
Big Brand Ideas is sponsoring the DSMMCM1516 Social Media Cup
Article posted on 01.10.2015 by Jodie Houghton
Those sneaky folk over at Facebook have rolled out an update with some pretty cool changes, most notably, the looping Vine style video profile pictures.
Article posted on 17.09.2015 by Tim Butler
We examine the implications of the new features iOS9 for web developers
Article posted on 15.09.2015 by Big Brand Ideas
I am being allowed out of the office to travel down to Brighton for BrightonSEO on Friday.
Article posted on 08.09.2015 by Big Brand Ideas
Tweets started to appear on mobile search around May this year, but over the last week people started to notice that tweets were now appearing in Desktop searches
Article posted on 15.07.2015 by Nick Entwistle
Nick has joined BBI in a Creative Director role
Article posted on 02.07.2015 by Adam Britton
Pretty much all companies in the country have their own website by now right?
Article posted on 01.05.2015 by Tim Butler
Searches of the web on mobile devices have overtaken desktop based search.
Article posted on 22.04.2015 by Jodie Houghton
Twitter are developing an algorithm that will predict abusive texts.
Article posted on 24.03.2015 by Lynne Parkinson
Buyers overwhelmed by an abundance of information are ignoring messages.
Article posted on 20.03.2015 by Rob Bolt
Car UI's are probably one of the most recognised of all.
Article posted on 13.03.2015 by Adam Britton
As of April 21st, non-mobile friendly sites may find it harder to rank.
Article posted on 10.03.2015 by Jodie Houghton
Valve and HTC have created a headset that could become one of the winners.
Article posted on 04.03.2015 by Rob Bolt
An endless snowboarding odyssey.
Article posted on 18.02.2015 by Jon Butler
Google has now started to warn Webmasters of non-mobile friendly sites.
Article posted on 19.09.2014 by Jodie Houghton
Social media activates reward centres in the brain.
Article posted on 27.08.2014 by Tim Butler
Keeping a website up to date is essential for security and can also benefit.
Article posted on 21.07.2014 by Big Brand Ideas
Sharing your content on a handful of social media channels isn't enough.
Article posted on 27.03.2014 by Tim Butler
Total traffic from mobile devices makes up as much as 50% on some of sites.
Article posted on 10.03.2014 by Jon Butler
Google is constantly evolving and updating their algorithms.
Article posted on 14.01.2014 by Jodie Houghton
A successful event should create lots of conversation before and after the show.
Article posted on 23.12.2013 by Big Brand Ideas
Big Brand Ideas would like to wish you all a Happy Christmas!
Article posted on 16.12.2013 by Jodie Houghton
A useful info-graphic to help avoid some of the pitfalls of Google Authorship.
Article posted on 18.11.2013 by Big Brand Ideas
Flying in the face of popular opinion regarding the change by Google to Youtube.
Article posted on 29.10.2013 by Rob Bolt
We look into our crystal ball to discover the trends of 2014.
Article posted on 03.10.2013 by Jon Butler
We are actively adding to our team of specialists across the digital spectrum.