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  • Really F**king Simple Solutions to Spotify’s Explicit Tagging Problem

    … the house but wants to avoid subjecting them to accidental swearing, my options are a) only playing music/playlists/albums that I know from memory are 100% swearing-free, or b) simply don’t use Spotify. I don’t think Spotify would like the latter option much, especially if a lot of people followed suit. Spotify obviously cares about catering to families…

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  • Q&A with James Crawford about Starting a Coworking Space within an Agency Office

    … in 2011 – want to start and grow a business. Secondarily, the reason for the coworking space is ‘innovation’. By bringing in specialists in their field who are both accountable for themselves and to us, we can ensure we have the highest standard of consultant support, all under one roof. We’ve all seen agencies hire full-time staff in non-core services…

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  • Working Tue to Sat: Pros & Cons of an Alternative 9-to-5

    … with the whole thing. The habits we all fall into… I’ve discovered a weird sort of irony in that a fair few freelancers I know went into freelancing so that they could have more freedom and flexibility in their working hours… and yet they’ve gravitated towards continuing to work the traditional Monday-to-Friday 9am-to-5pm routine you get…

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  • Community: The Key to Happiness?

    …: Joining Welsh ICE, a coworking space in Caerphilly (on the outskirts of Cardiff) In each of these instances I was in a fun environment and working on things that I love, but there was another key ingredient: a sense of community. When I worked at the live music bar, I became friends with my fellow bar staff, the pub managers/owners, the regulars…

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  • The Final Fantasy Marketing Strategy: Nostalgia & Back Catalogue Introduction

    … Note: I’ve tried to keep this spolier-free, but if you’ve yet to start playing Final Fantasy XV and you want to be kept 100% surprised at what’s in store, then it might be best to hold off from reading this post. You have been warned, dear reader. I recently bought and started playing Final Fantasy XV (FFXV for short), having been a life-long fan…

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  • Looking Back on Your Achievements

    … We all sometimes get that feeling at the end of the working day where you just sit there are you think to yourself: “enh, it feels like I didn’t get anything done today…” One of my favourite ever blog posts (which annoyingly I can’t find for the life of me now) offered a great tip on this: actually write down what you did that day. That way…

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  • Attacat selected as a Google Premier Partner!

    …BIG news! In a series of continuing firsts for our agency, we are proud to announce that Attacat has officially been chosen as one of the first Google Premier Partners! This programme, as an extension of their existing Partners initiative, is the highest certification that currently exists within Google and allows us to work even closer with them…

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  • Deconstructing the Worst Article I’ve Ever Seen

    … Ladies and gentlemen, we have reached peak BuzzFeedification. By “BuzzFeedification” I refer to the recent onslaught of articles that fit BuzzFeed’s style (i.e. full of GIFs and memes) and/or follow the get-as-many-ad-impressions-as-possible model, which has been adopted by many publishers at the moment – more and more by the day, it seems…

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  • #Attamadness: Lunchtime Chatter!

    … So we’re half way through our Leap Day Challenge and the #attamadness is real! Our Attacats have busy collecting supplier contacts, developing brand guidelines and building websites. “THE #Attamadness IS REAL” This morning the business idea was finally revealed to the Attacats. The concept is a UK-based comparison site for blown wood pellet…

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  • My Top 5 Takeaways from ReWork

    … Recently I started listening to audiobooks during my commute (a great tip if you don’t have much chance reading/listening to books in your spare time), and I was recently recommended ReWork by Scott Sherwood (@scottsherwood) of TestLodge. I’ve never agreed so hard with a book in all my life. I wasn’t joking when I tweeted that I was “screaming…

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