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How to make the most out of user-generated content

User-generated content (UGC) is content created by people who use your products or services. It comes in many forms, from image-based content posted on social media sites to video content, blog posts on personal websites, or even written reviews. Did you know, people are twice as likely to view user generated than brand-direct marketing content? … Continued

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Content marketing for non-profits: 4 ways to boost your fundraising efforts

Great content marketing can support your non-profit to do even more good (and boost your fundraising efforts in the process). Here’s why: Content marketing can help your non-profit raise awareness. Your NFP is a brand, and marketing is an important way to spread the word about what your organisation does. By doing so, you’ll reach … Continued

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We’ve grown up. Say hello to Avion 2021.

Since 2009, I’ve evolved from a Melbourne-based solopreneur to the Director of a 10-person agency. To celebrate, I decided it was time to refresh Avion’s look and feel. 2020 also provided a solid opportunity to rethink what I wanted Avion to be post-COVID—and now I have www.avion.agency to show for it. Along with a new … Continued

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How to approach a rebrand

When I decided it was time to refresh Avion’s look, I never thought it would be such a departure from our existing brand. I was apprehensive accepting a new colour palette, but I’m thrilled with where it landed. What I learned is even if you think you know best (marketing specialists and business owners, I’m … Continued

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Creating visual content with your customers in mind

There are a myriad of ways to showcase your business. And it’s easy to get distracted by all the possibilities. However, visual content, guided by good written content, goes a long way. Whatever form of visual content you choose, make sure you focus on your customer. This means your content marketing will be appropriately targeted, … Continued

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Who writes your copy? Spotlight on… Patrick O’Loughlin

Well, hello there, With the slobbering beast that was 2020 leashed, 2021 feels like a time of reconnection. So, what better time than now for us to put our feet up by the warm, comforting glow of our screens and chat. If we haven’t already met, my name is Patrick. I’m a copywriter for Avion … Continued

Patrick, Avion copywriter

My approach to running online workshops

I thrive in face-to-face environments. So, when COVID happened and I suddenly had to deliver client workshops via Zoom, I was in a mad panic. I scrambled to find tools and strategies that would help me replicate the in-person experience. Over time, I tried and tested different tricks for online environments – both for small … Continued

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Who writes your copy? Spotlight on… Vesta Gheibi

Hi there, If we haven’t already met, my name is Vesta and I’m a digital strategist and copywriter for Avion Communications. Go on, take a moment to procrastinate and stalk – or connect with – me on LinkedIn. I joined the Avion team two months ago and was pleasantly surprised to find myself working with … Continued

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