September Wrap

We’ve finally arrived! Level 6, 8 Maroochydore Road, is the new address that the April Ford family now calls home. We’ve alluded to this moment many times over the past six months, and it's finally here! 🙌🏻

This past month has (again) been one of the busiest, boasting more variety than ever before. So, here’s a small snippet of insight into some of the cool-as clients who we've been working alongside this month at April Ford.

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Are you prepared for Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

If you’re in retail or eCommerce, you should already be prepared for the biggest sales event of the year - Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It’s a good idea to plan early for these events; many big brands have their campaigns and strategies set into their yearly marketing calendars, or at least planned out months in advance. To help you get started, here are a few things to consider.

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Meet the AF Team - Gemma Graye

A native of the marketing scene, Gemma is the April Ford all-rounder. From social content management to projects and website design, Gemma has dabbled in almost every department of April Ford. Now, as the Manager of Social and Digital Advertising, Gemma takes risks, trials new innovations, and flawlessly executes effective social and digital advertising strategies.


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4 Organisational and Productivity Apps to Try Tomorrow

LET’S BE REAL; MAKING THE TRANSITION FROM PHYSICAL DIARIES, NOTEPADS, AND STICKY NOTES IN YOUR HOUSE OR OFFICE CAN BE HARD.

Whether it's due to a force of habit, or lack of knowledge on the latest trends; whatever your reason, letting go of these items can seem daunting. If you're someone who's balancing on the fence of going full digital, I can guarantee that life will become a whole lot easier, and Mother Nature will be 100-percent on your side.

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The April Ford Story

If you’ve managed to capture someone’s attention on social media; well done, you must be doing something right, however unless you can afford to spend time replying to their comments, answering their questions and acknowledging their online presence, chances are they’ll stop engaging with your brand in lieu of a similar, more responsive brand.

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August Wrap

Building on this H3 theory, we’ve found this to be fundamentally true. April and Brendan have hired the perfect blend of extraordinary personalities, each bringing a unique skillset and playing a specific role in creating the identity of April Ford.

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Engaging with your audience on social media

If you’ve managed to capture someone’s attention on social media; well done, you must be doing something right, however unless you can afford to spend time replying to their comments, answering their questions and acknowledging their online presence, chances are they’ll stop engaging with your brand in lieu of a similar, more responsive brand.

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Meet the Team - Sharna Colebourne – Graphic Designer

After many years spent sharpening her design skills working for publishing houses, creative agencies, one of Australia's largest integrated media companies, and the world's largest home furnishing brand, you could say Sharna Colebourne has developed a vast spectrum of experience. That's exactly what made her the perfect fit for the April Ford team.

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July Wrap

Love it or loathe it, winter is a certainty within our lives.

And, for one reason or another, along with its delivery of (what feels like) sub-zero early morning temperatures, (what looks like) three hours of daylight, and (what seems like) an apocalyptic flu, arrives winter's notorious reputation to trigger a slow period for business owners. 🥶

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June Wrap

Can you believe the first half of the year has already whizzed by? Where has the time gone!? In recognition of the halfway mark of 2019 we've hit pause for a moment to reminisce on the goals we set during the first quarter of the year.

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An Intern’s Insights

Nearing the end of my six-month internship with April Ford Digital Marketing Agency, I’ve finally had a moment to reflect on the invaluable lessons I have learned along the way. Not only was I enabled the opportunity to hone in on my content creation skills, I also experienced a level of culture and methods within the agency that will stick with me for my entire career. Read all about what I have learnt along the way.

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Hailey McGinty of H & G Designs

The introduction of social media into our lives has opened an endless stream of information, inspiration and opportunity for all, especially when it comes to building and interior design. One person who can vouch for this is Hailey McGinty, one half of H & G Designs on the Sunshine Coast. Hailey is a self-made designer who, alongside her partner, Glenn, transformed her passion for building and renovating into a full-time career, with a little help from social media.

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May Wrap

Are you living the dream? I can confidently say that most days, the answer is yes. I get to work on the beautiful Sunshine Coast with a team of the kindest and smartest people I know and for a dream list of clients.

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