• Introducing… The Flailing List

    Okay, yeah just gonna open this one up with a bit o’ music trivia, then – boom! – pivot it into the actual subject matter of the blog post with a Derren Brown-worthy sleight of hand segue. Here we go… Music trivia: Did you know that in Barbadian singer Rihanna’s 2005 dancehall-inflected breakout hit ‘Pon De Replay’ the chorus of which runs ‘Hey Mr DJ, song pon de replay’ The original lyrics of the song were actually: “Hey Mr Internet Person get pon de Simply Thrilled Flailing List” Except, it was changed last minute by her label Def Jam as […]

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    5 Things Yer Nan Wants to Know About Film Production

    Look… okay… We both know how this works – this is a bit of content marketing. I kick out a bit of written copy precisely engineered to appeal to Google’s algorithms and use keywords such as Video Production Nottingham and include numerous and brazenly shoe-horned references to how good I am at the service I provide in exchange I give you some ‘expertise’ gratis. We leave the exchange both fulfilled and cherished by the experience. Towards the end I ask you to put your email in a sign up box, I then – with the help of Mail Chimp – […]

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  • people working in a video production company in nottingham

    10 Signs You Work in a Video Production Company or Creative Agency

    Before I had my own production company I freelanced at many others and before I freelanced I worked at a creative agency for a few years and before I worked in an agency I spent days trawling websites to fire off my cv to both production companies and agencies. I’ve spent lots of time in and around them is what I’m trying to say. They all have their own quirks naturally but you’d be surprised at how many things they share. That’s why I wrote this Cut-out ‘N’ Keep guide! (I don’t know… I don’t know why you’d want to […]

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  • a shot of a film by a promotional video production company Nottingham

    Homie! You gotta stop making videos like this!

    Do you know, right now as of this moment, how much video content there is on the internet? Well, just to prove a point, and at no additional cost to you, the reader,  I hired a crack team of data scientists to find out. You can tell these guys are the real deal because they use that big proper calculator you used to use in school. Not that small poxy calculator you use on your kitchen table to weigh up the various tariffs of internet service providers.   Like I say, proper scientists these.   Anyway, they worked out that […]

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  • mobile phone video production company nottingham video agency promotional video production

    Dude, You Need a Video Production Company

    (or, why not to film content on your mobile phone) People often ask me… They ask me – “Jack how do you make such great scones?” Well I say, that’s a very good question but I’m currently writing the introduction paragraph of a listicle about the relative merits of using mobile phones over and above proper video cameras to film on and trying to use as many keywords like video production company Nottingham as possible in order to gain traction on search engines. Oh they said, but I really just wanted to know about your recipe for those scones… “Well” […]

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  • Abraham Lincoln thinks our video production is Da Bomb!

    Look yeah, I’m gonna dive into the article proper but first:   First, mate, we gotta talk about this clickbait habit of yours.   I don’t wanna drop an intervention on yo, but look, just for the love of god stop clicking on these clickbait articles like this.   It really has to stop, mate.   Why did you even click on this article? Dude, did you not even read it? And if you did even read it, mate your history knowledge is whack.   Homie, Abraham Lincoln died 150-odd years before we set up shop!   What’s more… My […]

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    5 Reasons Creative Video is So Powerful

    Sometimes… Sometimes I imagine that if William Shakespeare was alive today he’d be working for a Stratford-Upon-Avon based tech start up. And he would be known, not as a playwright or a scribe or a poet but as a ‘content creator’. He’d sit there wouldn’t he, Shakespeare and twiddle this freebie pen he got from a tone of voice conference in his beard – twirl it into curled wisps, and sneak admiring glances at Anne Hathaway – his wife to be – working in the cubicle adjacent to him.   Listen, I know you came to this article looking for […]

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  • video watching video production company Nottingham - making promotional video at our video agency

    How we got millions of views of our video content

    As you may have noticed we make quite a deal of the fact that our videos have had a lot of views online.   Here, in this article, we’re going to break down, step by step how we managed to get over 50 million views of our videos for clients. Read on to find out how you can reach similar levels of exposure for your own video content.   Except… wait.   Let me tell you, this article isn’t really going to do any of that, it’s going to meander hither and yon and it’s going to break out into […]

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  • a card held aloft telling all about our video production company in nottingham

    Get Creative, Mate

    Got to kick out ten ideas for an end-of-play deadline? Gotta pitch a new policy idea at a meeting? Gotta stuff 3 penguins into a suit and train them to walk and talk like a human so that you can send them into work on your behalf and have them do your job with their…Flippers? Is it flippers penguins have? Well, never fear the Simply Thrilled guide to getting creative is here!   (I mean, we can maybe help you with the first 2 of that list but the penguin thing, what… What is that all about son? Like, where […]

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