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June 5, 2020

8 top tips to re-ignite your business using market research

In a constantly evolving market, where demands change and customer....
May 12, 2020

Marketing Planning – Top 10 Tips for Non Marketing Directors

June 19, 2019

Happy to embrace change with Franki Johnson

January 22, 2019

8 steps to surviving market research with kids!

Get marketing ready for 2019 in 6 easy steps
December 21, 2018

Happy Beat! The latest from The Happies

Our #ChiefHappy Karen made her debut on stage as a panellist for the Lancashire Business View
December 19, 2018

Get marketing ready for 2019 in 6 easy steps

Get marketing ready for 2019 in 6 easy steps
December 10, 2018

Happy Beat! The latest from The Happies

Our #ChiefHappy Karen made her debut on stage as a panellist for the Lancashire Business View
November 16, 2018

Happy Beat

A quick peek into what’s been happening at Happy HQ...
November 14, 2018

Why I don’t encourage satisfied customers

In my opinion “You should never be happy to have a satisfied customer”...
November 6, 2018

Happy Beat

A quick peek into what’s been happening at Happy HQ...
October 19, 2018

Happy Beat

A quick peek into what’s been happening at Happy HQ...
October 16, 2018

The Foxton Centre appoints Happy Creative

Fylde Coast marketing and creative agency Happy Creative is pleased to welcome...
September 25, 2018

Oh happy day!

On 1st September 2005, I launched Happy Creative. It was, and...
September 4, 2018

Happy celebrates 13 years in business

Blackpool-based marketing and creative agency, Happy Creative is...
August 24, 2018

10 steps to creating an effective PR strategy

Public Relations has a duty to deliver strategic communications in a number...
August 3, 2018

Happy Creative appoints new PR & Content Manager

Blackpool-based creative and marketing agency Happy Creative are pleased...
August 3, 2018

The importance of consistency across social media channels

You don’t need numerous social media accounts across ten platforms...
July 18, 2018

How to heat-up your lead generation activity this Summer

Do you need to turn-up the heat and convert your leads into customers...
June 25, 2018

Making the most of customer testimonials

Customer testimonials are a great way of showcasing your organisations talents via an independent source, without...
June 22, 2018

Happy to Sponsor the Cultural Education Awards

Blackpool based marketing and creative agency, Happy Creative is pleased to announce the sponsorship...
June 18, 2018

Content is King!

‘Content is king’ originally quoted by Bill Gates in 1996, and he wasn’t far wrong...
June 14, 2018

Keeping it fresh: why it’s important to update your website

Keeping your website up to date is one of the single most important actions you should undertake...
March 7, 2018

10 benefits of market research

So you think you know your market, eh? Ok. Say you have an insight...
December 11, 2017

Is a splash of honesty a good idea?

If you are the observational type, you won’t have missed the latest Oasis...
December 8, 2017

Six changes to make your marketing better!

We’ve spoken recently at how small differences can make big results...
December 1, 2017

Marketing essentials for every business

Last week we looked at how basic details can make a big difference. This blog […]
November 24, 2017

Five marketing details you should embrace

Small details can make a big difference. It's true. Effective marketing doesn’t....
October 26, 2017

Seven tips for running a successful focus group

“You want the truth .. you can’t handle the truth,” screamed Jack Nicholson to Tom […]
August 11, 2017

Festival fever is a marketing dream!

It’s summer (believe it or not) which means it’s festival season. Every year I watch […]
May 12, 2017

Small changes can make big results!

A Happy client recently commissioned us to work on a market research project where we […]
April 7, 2017

My Happyversary – a year of being Happy

This week I celebrated as I reached a milestone – a Happyversary you might call […]
February 10, 2017

Make them fall in love with your brand!

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. You know, the day where we all get […]
December 19, 2016

Happy Christmas to you!

It’s that time of year again – a time for giving and spreading joy and […]
November 25, 2016

What the Head of Marketing in 2017 looks like…

In my near 30 years as a marketer the marketing landscape has never been so […]
November 11, 2016

Be brave with your brand

As I write this blog I am inspired by a few things; the capacity we […]
September 7, 2016

There’s an app for that…

Considering an app? Then consider this… It’s common to see adverts nowadays that say: online […]
September 1, 2016

So proud to be Happy!

Managing Director (and Chief Happy), Karen Lambert, shares her thoughts as Happy Creative, the company […]
August 26, 2016

You are the weakest link…goodbye!

I’ve had a bad brand experience, and it surprised me. It surprised me because I […]
March 4, 2016

Do you suffer from FOMO? (coz YOLO!)

I’ve learnt a new word; well, a new acronym to be precise. FOMO. Fear of […]
February 22, 2016

Some Happy core brand values

Here’s a rhetorical question for agencies everywhere. How can I build a powerful brand, one […]
November 20, 2015

Happy tips for budding entrepreneurs

Today marks the end of Global Entrepreneurship Week and a time to celebrate the innovative […]
November 6, 2015

Get it seen, get it sold

Have you ever stopped to analyse the tricks of the trade when it comes to […]
September 4, 2015

A decade in business: The Playlist

September 1st is a special day for me. It’s the day I started Happy.  This […]
July 17, 2015

Does your marketing pass the test?

For many the end of school term signal the start of the holidays and, for […]
February 20, 2015

Marketing Myth Busting

Marketing plays a vital role in economic growth. Those companies who embrace the value of […]
January 26, 2015

Ready for a new website? Discover 7 flavours of Happy

How one team of inspired North West digital designers and 7 very different websites can […]
December 5, 2014

You’re all MAD!

“You’re all mad,” the headline speaker and inspirational author told us. “OK,” I thought, “it’s […]
September 30, 2014

Celebrating Entrepreneurship

I’m just back from over the Pennines after an inspirational couple of days in Sheffield. […]
July 18, 2014

Who’s happy with a satisfied customer? 5 questions that businesses should ask

One of the lasting memories from the FIFA 2014 World Cup for me will be […]
July 14, 2014

They think it’s all over…it is now

As the strains of “We are the Champions” sung with German accents fades into the […]
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Paid social media can be a brilliantly effective yet low cost form of lead generation, and it’s a great way to extend your reach, drive website traffic and generate likes and shares.

We’ll take care of setting up and managing your paid social media accounts, ensuring your spend is carefully targeted. Then we’ll provide clear, transparent reporting so you can keep refining the strategy to make your ad spend even more effective.

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Social Media

All the tweets and posts in the world won’t help generate leads unless there’s some strategic thinking behind what you’re doing.

We’ll help define the right social media strategy for you, so that you’re on the right platforms, saying the right things to the right people at the right time to generate the right leads.

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Design & Brand Building

Marketing is bit like those huge, swirling flocks of starlings you see from time to time. Individually your brochure, email, ad, meme or gif may not change the world.

But when you join them together and ensure they’re all heading in the same direction, you have the power to stop people in their tracks.

We design communications that help build a consistent brand and convert more leads to sales.

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Your website can generate leads in so many ways. Informed content. Strong calls to action. A simple, natural journey from ‘Hi there!’ to ‘Buy now’.

Yet websites are never ‘done’. They need to keep evolving to keep pace with your customers’ expectations, so we’ll be with you for the long haul to keep tweaking, refining and growing your site – and to deliver the PPC campaigns that help drive traffic towards it.

Because when your website keeps working to understand and speak to your audience, you’ve got more chance of converting.

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PR & Content

There’s a knack to ensuring your business is seen in the right places at the right time. We’ll build your PR profile across the mix of channels that’s right for you (from press to social media to events) and use our contacts to spread the word.

So when your customers are ready to buy, it’ll be your brand they think of first.

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