That was the year that was

SGPR CHRISTMAS IMAGE “Cheers for a new year, and another chance for us to get it right.” Or so said Oprah Winfrey- words that resonate with staff in our office as we look to the beginning of 2016, fresh opportunities and new challenges.

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Quotes of the year 2015

SGPR_SpeechBubble Every week, our Blagger’s Blog runs through all the media news and goings on you really should know about, but may well be too busy to pick up on. Each edition also opens with something someone said, somewhere, ranging from the most poignant to the downright absurd, the funniest to the most sincere.

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PR successes and gaffes: 2015

Manchester-Tram-1MB It has been an overwhelmingly good year here on Bridge Street, make no mistake, with Smoking Gun PR achieving big things for its clients. And we’re not the only ones to have made waves amongst the public and press alike.

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12 months in social media and mobile

social_media_mobile Finally it has arrived… what follows is a succinct analysis of the state of social media and mobile as we say goodbye to 2015, offering plenty of insights into our behaviour online.

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Media corrections to remember from 2015

BRAND_BIO_Bio-Shorts_Pope-Francis-Mini-Biography_0_172238_SF_HD_768x432-16x9 Even the most respected publications get things wrong sometimes. Whether the mistake is down to facts, or simply punctuation leading to misinformation, once the  smoke clears we can all have a good laugh about it. As is the case in the following instances. Enjoy.

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