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Construction Marketing Awards

Recognising marketing excellence across the Built Environment

Su Butcher

Online marketing shouldn’t cost the EarthSubscription

I’ve heard a lot of horror stories about online campaigns. Here are some tips to make sure you don’t get ripped off.

Anna Hern managing director Ridgemount PR

Copyright: A guide to the essentialsSubscription

My objective every day is to get the copy I write printed, distributed, quoted and copied as widely as possible. But then, I’m in PR. 

David Mycock

Plotting the future of BIMSubscription

There’s nothing like a deadline to concentrate the mind. So it is with building information modelling.

Chris Ashworth

Will BRE make its Mark on green construction? Subscription

At the start of March, the Building Research Establishment launched its new Home Quality Mark.

Rick Osman

Four (and then four more) reasons why lists workSubscription

If you have something to share, turn it into a list. People like to read lists.

Deborah Rowe 2012

Love construction? How subcontractors can get a slice of the PR pieSubscription

The Fifteen Billion Pound Railway, the BBC programme following the construction of Crossrail, aired in July and coincided with the first birthday of #loveconstruction.

Nick Pauley MD at Pauley Creative

It takes guts to drive users to your site effectivelySubscription

Writing for specific target audiences is hard and most are too scared to do it well.

Chris Ashworth

Energy efficiency expertise can boost your marginsSubscription

As the recession finally comes to an end, it is important for contractors to take action to improve their margins. A policy of more of the same will only lead to disaster as costs increase.

Anna Hern managing director Ridgemount PR

Content marketing: New name, old skillSubscription

The concept of content marketing is enjoying a renaissance, heralded as a new way to influence potential customers in an environment where traditional forms of promotion are losing influence.

Rick Osman

What to do to make the most of imagery on your siteSubscription

The point of marketing is to differentiate your products and services from those of your rivals, yet thousands of companies are happy to sue stock photography. But by sourcing the wrong image, you are shooting yourself in the foot.