The Marketing Department you don't have

Marketing is critical to all businesses; you know that already.

The simple fact is that, though companies know they need marketing to grow, lots don’t have the structure in place to run a full-blown marketing department.

We’re the marketing department you don’t have.

This is where we can help your business, by devising and delivering consistent, measured marketing campaigns which will deliver long term value.

Join our next Marketing Webinar

On our monthly webinars we don’t talk at you, we talk to business leaders who share their marketing insights. As well as being able to register for upcoming marketing webinars, you can view all our previous talks.

Marketing services to suit your business.

We can take care of every facet of marketing your business for you. From creating a compelling story and marketing strategy, to actioning your plan by creating your website, writing your content, running your social media campaigns, paid ads, controlling your PR and measuring your successes.

Marketing Consultation

We’ll develop your full marketing strategy, positioning and approach to ensure you have a structured measurable marketing plan

Marketing Planning

Planning is vital to the success of any marketing strategy. We’ll help you get the most from your marketing budget and exceed your KPI’s.

Digital Marketing

Having a great website is only part of the whole digital marketing package. We’ll help you drive sales through SEO, Social Media, Email and Paid ads.

Traditional Marketing

Print, PR, Direct Mail, Events and Presentations still play a vital role in marketing and should be part of your overall armoury. We’ll help you make the most of them.

Shall we have a chat?

If we can help you with any area of your marketing, don’t hesitate to reach out to us via the button below, or call 0113 477 1210 today.
From marketing consultation, to strategy, to full service marketing and everything in between, we’re the marketing department you don’t have.

A no nonsense Yorkshire Marketing Agency

We have helped lots of businesses get their marketing message out and drive sales. Our no nonsense approach is working in lots of diverse industries including:

Recruitment, eLearning, Event Planning, Manufacturing, Telecoms, IT Support, Web Design and Development, Business Consultancy, Financial Services, Pest Control, Translation, Export, Retail, Education, Renewable Energy, Audio Visual Services, Vehicle Leasing, Wellbeing, Catering, Property Development, PR and Professional Speaking.

The Marketing Optimist has been brilliant at helping us establish a Facebook advertising programme that drives sales. From websites pixels to custom audiences, admin access to UTM tracking they have helped us with every question we have or barrier we’ve hit. The return on investment we have seen on our Facebook adverts is way above the channel’s benchmarks, so we are chuffed!

Laura Shephard

Social Media Strategist, Hey Human

The Marketing Optimist Blog

How to get PR coverage in local press

How to get PR coverage in local press

As part of our Marketing Sandwich Course webinars we spoke to Ismail Mulla, business reporter on The Yorkshire Post about how businesses should approach journalists to get PR coverage in local press in print and digital. We talked about which PR stories work best, how...

Provocative Marketing – Are you brave enough?

Provocative Marketing – Are you brave enough?

Getting your competition to do your marketing for you is is a great marketing strategy. But it takes bravery and trust. Bravery, because you have to go all out, and trust in your ability to not get in the way when it takes off. This is why lots of businesses shy away...

Social Media Marketing Executive Job

Social Media Marketing Executive Job

Are you looking for a Social Media Marketing Executive role in a fast-growing marketing agency? Then this is the ideal opportunity for you to grow your career. You'll work across a wide range of clients offing a range of marketing services including Marketing...

The importance of conducting an SEO audit

The importance of conducting an SEO audit

In a recent blog we explored the importance of conducting a website audit before developing a new site, making significant improvements to an existing site, or to identify ways in which your website could produce greater results. The piece touched on a second audit...

Does your Granny, or your businesses, need a podcast?

Does your Granny, or your businesses, need a podcast?

What I mean by that is does everyone, and importantly every business, actually need a podcast? It might be that your Granny runs a business or is intent on building her personal brand in which case she may well benefit from a podcast, you get my meaning… I listen to a...

Is Your Website Overdue an Audit?

Is Your Website Overdue an Audit?

Conducting a website audit is an important first step in our web-related projects. Before embarking upon the design and development of new websites, or before making significant improvements to a client’s website, we conduct a detailed audit of their existing site....