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Nathan Baxter @ TemptTempt Blog
June 11, 2024

Tempt appoints new creative director Nathan

We’re very excited to announce the appointment of Associate Creative Director, Nathan Baxter. With over 15 years of experience in content marketing, Nathan has led teams globally to implement multi-platform…
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May 17, 2024

Our favourite events taking place this summer in Greater Manchester

The nights are getting longer, the days brighter, and we’re getting excited about a fun and busy summer. It's a time for getting social, heading out for after-work drinks in…
Tempt Blog
April 26, 2024

How to be reactive and stay ahead of social media trends

In the rapidly evolving world of social media, staying ahead of the trend curve is essential for brands aiming to make an impact. What does a sponge have in common…
Tempt Blog
April 16, 2024

Reasons to consider a career in Marketing

We’re living in a world where the art of communication is becoming more important than ever. Every brand out there is trying to be the loudest in the room. That's…
Tempt Blog
April 5, 2024

How to create professional looking images with your phone

From social media posts to website headers, captivating images play a crucial role in grabbing attention and conveying your brand message effectively. But what if we told you that you…
Top tips for a successful launch eventTempt Blog
March 26, 2024

Our top tips for a successful launch event

Launching a product, service, or brand often requires more than just a press release or a social media post. If you want to really make a splash in the market,…
Tempt Blog
February 8, 2024

Inside the world of influencer marketing, tips & trends

In the ever-evolving world of digital marketing, one strategic approach that continues to stand out is influencer marketing. Because influencers can authentically connect with and engage their audiences, brands looking…
Tempt Blog
February 8, 2024

A day in the life of a Content Creator, Hannah

It’s National Apprenticeship Week, and we’re proud to shout about the young creative talent on our team. Most recently, we’re delighted to have welcomed Content Creator Hannah to the team,…
Tempt Blog
January 31, 2024

Unlocking the power of storytelling: PR for brand success

This week is National Storytelling Week, so how well do you understand the power of storytelling for your brand? Steve Jobs once famously said, “The most powerful person in the…
Tempt Blog
January 22, 2024

Finding your way around the social media algorithm maze

Ever felt like social media algorithms are as mysterious as navigating through a foreign city, in the dark, with no Google maps?  You're not alone. As a social media agency,…
Tempt Blog
January 19, 2024

2024 consumer trends: Marketing strategies for hospitality, retail & e-commerce brands

As we embrace the exciting marketing opportunities that come with the new year, we also recognise the importance of businesses in hospitality, retail, and e-commerce staying attuned to the ever-changing…
Tempt Blog
December 22, 2023

Our favourite Christmas marketing campaigns of 2023

Ah, Christmas. A time for hope, joy, and the rollout of huge marketing campaigns. Each festive season, the biggest brands get creative and compete to make their Christmas campaign the…
Beccy Gibson of Tempt. Marketing & PR agency based in Manchester.Tempt Blog
October 3, 2023

Beccy named in North West Business Insider’s 42 Under 42

Tempt Founder and Managing Director Beccy Gibson has been named one of the region's leading young entrepreneurs in this year's North West Business Insider 42 Under 42. Labelled in the…
Tempt Blog
July 13, 2023

Threads: Our take on the new social media platform

If you’ve been living anywhere in the past week that isn’t under a rock, you’ll know that Threads is the new social media platform on the block. Threads has already…
Tempt Blog
June 14, 2023

Marketing in Manchester: A city of vibrant opportunities

Manchester is a city renowned for its rich industrial history, iconic music scene, and thriving cultural heritage. In recent years, it has emerged as a powerhouse of marketing and advertising,…
Tempt Blog
June 14, 2023

Elevating hospitality through effective PR: Manchester’s dynamic scene

In our bustling city of Manchester, hospitality businesses thrive amidst a vibrant atmosphere and elective culture. From quirky eateries and boutique hotels in the Northern Quarter to lively bars and…
Tempt Blog
June 14, 2023

Unveiling the latest marketing and PR trends

We’re half way through 2023? How did that happen? In today's fast-paced digital age, those of you working in marketing & PR are constantly adapting to evolving trends to effectively…
Tempt Blog
June 14, 2023

The power of agencies: Driving success through marketing, social media and PR

The Power of Agencies: Driving Success through Marketing, Social Media and PR In today's competitive business landscape, effective marketing plays a pivotal role in determining the success of a brand.…
Tempt Blog
March 31, 2023

The digital transformation of marketing

The world of marketing has undergone a massive transformation over the past few years, with the evolution of digital technologies and social media. These changes have led to the rise…
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February 10, 2023

Will AI replace content creators?

Could AI replace your content team? What once seemed like a sci-fi concept of the future could now be a reality, as AI becomes more and more advanced. OpenAI made…
Tempt Blog
February 1, 2023

Announcing Tempt’s partnership with Unity Radio’s New Talent Academy!

As a Manchester Marketing & PR agency, we’re always keen to create local connections. That’s why we’re excited to be celebrating our newly formed partnership with Unity Radio’s New Talent…
Tempt’s Unity Radio TakeoverTempt Blog
January 31, 2023

Tempt’s Unity Radio takeover

We recently had the opportunity to take part in Unity Radio’s ‘Presenting Under Pressure’ corporate workshop. As part of this fun teambuilding day, we got to present our very own…
Tempt Blog
January 25, 2023

How can small businesses generate media coverage?

Generating media coverage can be key to successfully growing a small business. Whether you’re a boutique PR agency or a little café, all small businesses should know how to get…
A Day in The Life of Account Manager, James.Tempt Blog
January 19, 2023

A day in the life of Account Manager, James.

James joined us here at Tempt just under a year ago and since then he has taken the lead on a variety of client accounts. As well as creating and…
OUR 2022 HIGHLIGHTS 2Tempt Blog
December 23, 2022


OUR 2022 HIGHLIGHTS What a year 2022 has been! From welcoming two new members of team Tempt, bringing onboard new clients, working on some incredible projects, and undergoing our very…
Top Social Media Trends to Watch Out for in 2023, Tempt Blog
December 16, 2022

Top social media trends to watch out for in 2023

Can you believe the year is almost over?! As 2023 comes into focus, we’ve turned our thoughts to the social media trends to watch out for. From an increase in…
A Day in the Life of a Junior Content Producer -3Tempt Blog
November 3, 2022

A day in the life of Junior Content Producer, Fakhrun

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work in a social media marketing agency? Fakhrun shares what her typical day looks like, working as a Junior Content Producer for…
Video vs. Imagery – The showdownTempt Blog
October 20, 2022

Video vs. Imagery – The showdown

When it comes to your social media marketing, you’ve probably heard the golden word engagement. Engagement is key to social media marketing and helps to build and maintain a client base.…
Why Brands Shouldn’t Fear TikTok!Tempt Blog
September 12, 2022

Five reasons brands shouldn’t fear TikTok

It’s time to talk about TikTok. "But isn’t that app just for teenagers making dance videos?" If that’s your assumption, think again! TikTok can actually be an incredibly effective marketing…
Tempt FacebookTempt Blog
August 4, 2022

What are the benefits of Facebook advertising?

Facebook is now one of the most popular marketing platforms on the planet, with more than 2.7 billion active users. But, did you know that it also offers advertising options…
A Day in the Life of a Senior Marketing & PR ExecutiveTempt Blog
July 11, 2022

A day in the life of Senior Marketing & PR Executive, Holly

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work in a social media marketing agency? Luckily, Tempt’s very own Senior Marketing & PR Executive Holly is here to answer that…
Our top favourite LGBTQ+ venues and events in Manchester.Tempt Blog
June 14, 2022

Our favourite LGBTQ+ venues and events in Manchester

June is pride month! This month is a time dedicated to celebrating, uplifting and supporting the LGBTQ+ community. Whether you identify as LGBTQ+ or you’re simply an ally, everyone can…
Why consistency is crucial to effective content marketingTempt Blog
March 1, 2022

Why consistency is crucial to effective content marketing

You may have already heard the term ‘content is king’. The reason content is king is because high-quality, high-value content is one of the best ways to not only boost…
Fancy becoming a part of our growing team?Tempt Blog
January 5, 2022

Fancy becoming a part of our growing team?

WE’RE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR AN ACCOUNT MANAGER Due to demand, we’re looking for someone to join the team in-house, someone that can help shape our future and be a…
Our Favourite Marketing Campaigns of 2021Tempt Blog
December 21, 2021

Our favourite marketing campaigns of 2021

What a year! Not only has 2021 been a little bit crazy at times (to say the least), it has also been full of all kinds of weird and wonderful…
Branding: Why Creating Values is so ImportantTempt Blog
July 1, 2021

Branding advice: Why creating values is so important

When it comes to branding your business, often the first port of call is the visual branding. This is the part of your brand that will make the first impression,…
Top Five Hacks for Perfecting Your Instagram GridTempt Blog
April 26, 2021

Top five hacks for perfecting your Instagram grid

Why could perfecting your Instagram grid be key to consumer marketing? First impressions matter, especially when it comes to social media. The average attention span is only eight seconds, giving…
Our Top Ten Marketing PodcastsTempt Blog
April 20, 2021

Our top ten marketing podcasts

Marketing trends are constantly changing, especially in a digital world. From shifting social media algorithms to altering audience needs, it’s never been so important to stay one step ahead, which…
Our top 10 tips for creating content for social mediaTempt Blog
February 11, 2021

Our top 10 tips for creating content for social media

Social media has become a hub where people around the world can congregate, interact and find information with ease. In the last few years, business owners have jumped on board…
How to Maintain a Positive Business Mindset, Even During an Economic CrisisTempt Blog
October 8, 2020

How to maintain a positive business mindset, even during an economic crisis

Whilst it’s understandable to dive straight into panic mode at the word ‘recession’, which tends to trigger a host of financial fears, you may be surprised to hear that a…
Why is a collaborative marketing approach important for tourism and hospitality?Tempt Blog
May 26, 2020

Why is a collaborative marketing approach important for tourism and hospitality?

When it comes to collaborating with other businesses and organisations in your industry, you may be worried about competitors stealing your ideas or audience base. However, collaborative marketing is more…
Plan your time and keep your community engaged during the lockdownTempt Blog
April 16, 2020

Plan your time and keep your community engaged during the lockdown

It can be frustrating when you’ve spent so much time, energy and even marketing budget to build a strong community for your brand, only to have it all put at…