How to write intelligent copy

Dictionary snippet_how to write intelligent copy

When I was at middle school (also known as junior school), I started reading the dictionary every night. I did this because I believed I needed to be more intelligent. I thought that knowing more words would help dramatically. Now that I’m a grown up, I’ve had various copywriting training and I like to write, … Read more

Marketing during COVID-19 (Part 1)

Marketing during COVID-19

Marketing during a global pandemic and under circumstances we’ve never had the need to adjust to before, is a challenge. We’ve had to, very quickly, adjust physically and mentally in our personal and our professional lives to varying degrees. We are each having to deal with various issues – that could be homeschooling, separation from … Read more

Is discrimination as contagious as Coronavirus?

Is discrimination as contagious as Coronavirus

Written by Zhiming (Bruce) Li, a Loughborough University student, who is currently doing a virtual internship with Shake It Up Creative. Starting on the evening of March 23, 2020, the UK officially went into lockdown for at least three weeks. The government ordered the closure of all ‘non-essential’ stores, including clothing, electronics, libraries, etc. Gatherings … Read more

Why testimonials are important

Why testimonials are important by Shake It Up Creative

There are countless articles and blog posts out there encouraging businesses, large and small, to include testimonials on their website, explaining the reasons to collect and display them. One of those reasons is to demonstrate credibility, another is to instill trust in you and your business. But does that really make a difference? Do people … Read more

Glossary of marketing terms

Glossary of marketing terms

One of the ways we like to stand out, be different and memorable is by communicating with our clients in plain English. We’ve found this works well and is usually very much appreciated. The feedback we’ve had suggests that this improves user experience with us at all stages of the relationship. In addition, businesses come … Read more