Despite talk that Facebook’s reach is waning, it’s pretty clear people love the site more than ever—70% of Facebook users in the U.S. log into Facebook on a daily basis, compared with 59% on Instagram, 38% on Twitter, 27% on Pinterest, and 22% on LinkedIn, according to stats from Pew Research Center.read more
Social Media Agency Northern Ireland
We are a Belfast-based digital marketing agency, providing cutting edge social media marketing to businesses across Northern Ireland. We cater to the media and marketing needs of over 50 businesses across Retail, Manufacturing, Hospitality industries and beyond.read more
After a tough year for Facebook, where their reputation has been put through a lot of scrutiny after scandals surrounding user privacy, Zuckerburg announced some much needed changes at the conference. A new and improved encryption software has been developed for Facebooks desktop web page and app, making it a much more secure network, so much so that Facebook itself can no longer view your private messaging content – which should give confidence to both your business and your cutomers. But why have facebook implemented these?read more
As you know, social media has become a huge part of our everyday lives here in Northern Ireland. We centre our lives around our phones and depend on them for almost anything we need. With over 3 Billion active social media users worldwide to date, it is clear that small businesses nowadays can’t simply open a shop without any social media or digital presence, expecting an endless queue of customers out their door. It just doesn’t work like that.read more
For a long time, Digital Services such as Social Media Marketing, Video and Photography were often overshadowed by the monster of Newspapers and traditional print marketing. Within the past few years, probably back to 2016 or so we have started to see a shift to embrace the power and influence of Social Media Marketing in towns all over Northern Ireland – including our home town, Ballymena where we started Rapid Marketing back in 2017.read more
Blog Takeover #002 – Laura Faloon from The HomelyHaven. ‘Finding your blogging sweet spot and working with brands on Instagram’
“Social Media my old friend. You can use it to share photos of your kids or puppy; you can use it to earn a living from it, or you can use it to help promote and grow your own product/services.
For me it all started out being creative around our newly built home. Then I saw how other “bloggers” where earning an income, and for me at that time a Iittle extra cash sounded good.”read more
Social Media Marketing, Ballymena to Belfast
At Rapid Marketing we are proud to offer Social Media Management, Content Creation; in the form of Video and Photography, Graphic Design, Web Design, Email Marketing and Digital Marketing Training to over 30 Businesses across Northern Ireland.read more
From the beginning ideas to the end results, we create a digital strategy which is totally unique to you, your business and your goals. Rapid Marketing takes the confusing, complicated digital marketing elements and makes them easy. We manage your content, engagement and marketing for your social media channels to appeal to your audience and produce real results. This is where Rapid Media comes in – all the aesthetic images and videos? We have that sorted too. We use graphic & web design, videography and photography, to represent your business advertise in the social media sphere. We know what professional, eye-catching content looks like and how to create it for you!read more
Rapid Marketing aims to land your business or organisation a front page listing of internet searches making sure you appear as high up on search engines as possible. No matter what your business is, a strong web and search presence are both essential to ensure you acquire new business.read more
Welcome to our first Blog Takeover here at Rapid Marketing – we are really excited about our new series of Blog Takeovers on the importance of Social Media for Businesses, Organisations and Sole Traders! We are really excited to kick this first installment off by asking Francesca from Dip to tell us a little bit more about DIP, a new Start Up based in Belfast Fintech Hub at Danske Bank.read more
We’ve all been there, the badly cropped profile picture from a Wedding 3 years ago, beside uncle Mervyn with a pint of Guinness – the aunts in the background rollin’ to Proud Mary…
Not the best first impression is it?read more
With so many people “doing it for the gram” these days, its vital to use Instagram as a tool to grow your business, using appealing images to develop your business.
Instagram is all about visual storytelling. The more appealing your photos are the better they will engage with your followers. You want to aim for your photos to really catch the eye of your target audience and will help you market your business.
Here’s a few Rapid Media top tips for creating the ultimate Instagram picture:read more
An Instagram caption can sometimes be overlooked in the grand scheme of your business, but this is a crucial to your success in the social media sphere. Here at Rapid Marketing, we’ve put together some simple ways to write creative and effective Instagram captions to engage with your customers and help grow your business.read more
1. Use Facebook Targeting to Narrow Your Audience, then Write to It When it comes to selling online, it’s tempting to write like you’re on stage at a conference. But if you want to be effective, you must write as though you’re writing to one person—and one person...read more