Musings

Our latest thoughts on marketing strategy, case studies, consumer insights, social media platforms and thoughts on content marketing.

How to create good content

By Sophie Knox So everyone’s talking about creating good content. If you have an online presence – let’s face it, if you don’t by now here’s your wake-up call – you need content. Simple as that. The best designed website with the trickiest features m [...]

By | June 21st, 2016|Content Marketing, Digital Marketing|0 Comments

Latest Social Media Trends in Australia: 2016 Sensis Social Media Report

Data on Australian’s social media trends is rare as hen’s teeth. Sensis is an Australian marketing services company, mining information through its digital consumer businesses: Yellow Pages, Whites Pages, True Local, Whereis, Skip. So when Sensis rel [...]

By | June 21st, 2016|Social Media|0 Comments

Cyber safety – keeping our kids safe online

There’s no doubt the World Wide Web is a fantastic playground and education resource for our children. But this wonderland comes with issues that prove tricky to tackle even for the most tech-savvy parents. Unlike our generation, our children (and th [...]

By | June 21st, 2016|Consumer Trends, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 5 tips to build your wine club

Wine clubs represent the golden ticket to stable long-term revenue for wineries. More and more, wineries are focusing on this direct-to-consumer revenue stream because it represents an opportunity to build an intimate relationship with your most valu [...]

By | June 20th, 2016|Wine Marketing|0 Comments

Exploring the US’s Napa Valley and Sonoma Wine Regions

Anyone working in the wine industry would jump at the opportunity to visit the US’s Napa Valley. It’s proclaimed as a key wine tourism destination and being so close to Silicon Valley it was always on my ‘wish list’. Surely this was a region abreast [...]

By | May 23rd, 2016|Wine Marketing|0 Comments

Direct-to-Consumer Wine Trends

At Mastermind, we’re always on the hunt for relevant data about wineries and direct-to-consumer marketing trends. Why? It helps inform our client strategies and ensures we’re ahead of the game. So when Wine Direct announced it was hosting its first 2 [...]

By | May 17th, 2016|Digital Marketing|0 Comments

TripAdvisor – Maximising Your Brand Presence

For frequent travellers, TripAdvisor is the go-to source for local tips, recommendations and objective reviews. Sure, it’s not always perfect and questionable reviews pop up from time to time, but when you’re out and about, at a loss for accommodatio [...]

By | May 17th, 2016|Social Media|0 Comments

Stop Chasing the Shiny New Social Media Toys

The constant emergence of new social media platforms often lures marketers down a rabbit warren, chasing shiny new toys with which they have no experience. Happens all the time. A new platform gets traction and the queries roll in about its role in t [...]

By | May 16th, 2016|Social Media|0 Comments

Instagram Feed Changes: What you need to know before turning on notifications

Did you know that Instagram reports that people miss on average 70 per cent of the content shared on their Instagram feed? And just like facebook, as the number of users grows there will be changes made by the platform to ensure that content remains [...]

By | March 29th, 2016|Social Media|2 Comments

Instagram introduces the ability to switch between multiple accounts

Not being able to switch between Instagram accounts without logging in and out has been an ongoing frustration for many users. As a result we often see personal content merged with brand messages and, for many brands, this has been an impediment to a [...]

By | February 10th, 2016|Social Media|0 Comments