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Over 7 years of hugging 100 clients. We don't just create ads, we tell stories. We're #hugdigital

December 16, 2018

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Over 7 years of hugging 100 clients. We don't just create ads, we tell stories. We're #hugdigital https://t.co/N9VPlOnSd9

December 16, 2018

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Fitness is booming in the industry now, right? Or is it really? Just how “active” are we truly? Are we portraying a love for sports online, but once the camera is off, we’re a different person? When are the peak hours and who’s into which sport? Find out all this (and much more) through our recent research by #hugdigital. Link available in the bio.

December 11, 2018

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Instagram Fitness

December 10, 2018

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Drum roll please for the #hugger of the hour, and the #HuggerOfTheMonth. You can’t spell SAVIOr without Savio From all of us at hug we’d like to thank you for your constant dedication and hard work. #hugdigital

December 06, 2018

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To the wonderful & proud UAE, from all of us at #hugdigital, we wish you a happy #UAENationalDay.

December 02, 2018

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To the wonderful & proud UAE, from all of us at #hugdigital, we wish you a happy #UAENationalDay. https://t.co/dOsNynewzi

December 02, 2018

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If this sentence made you twitch, then you might just be the one. We're now hiring in our Dubai office a Senior Arabic Copywriter. If you got what it takes, send us your CV at [email protected] #NowHiring #hugdigital #Dubai يقدر طبق طبقكم يطبق في طبق طبقنا زي ما طبق طبقنا طبق في طبق طبقكم؟...

November 29, 2018

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More & more brands are leaning towards "micro" influencers vs. internet celebrities. But why is that? Is there a benefit to it? How do I categorize micro influencers? What will I get out of using them? All this, and more, is being addressed by our very own CEO Tim Baker at the @itplive Media Group Conference. #hugdigital

November 28, 2018

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Shoot days with @playonofficial at your one and only #hugdigital with @trevorsteven7 @bigrossiradio @theemileheskey.

November 26, 2018

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Our very own, yoga loving, positive vibes spreading hugger Kristina has a wonderful habit of cutting the tips off any paper in front of her... She can be talking, thinking, reading, doing the splits, it doesn’t matter, the paper tip is getting cut. We love you, but we love our paper with the tips... please? @kristina.koivio

November 22, 2018

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From all the huggers across the land, We just wanted to pop in and say, "Hello world" #WorldHelloDay #hugdigital

November 21, 2018

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Do you love social media? Write with flair? Have you got cool, creative ideas coming out your ears? If you answered yes to all of these and can speak Arabic, we want you as our newest social media executive. Send your CV to [email protected]

November 21, 2018

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We love you, but please leave our papers alone. ️ ️ One of our oldest, yoga obsessed, positive vibes hugger (Kristina) has a wonderful habit of cutting the tips of any paper while she’s sitting, talking or thinking. This is our intervention Kris

November 21, 2018

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Noticed the 3D posts taking over our News Feeds? Cheers Zukerberg! A combination of AR & VR is taking our content to the next level. The question is this, why is it only on Facebook? Penny for your thoughts, anyone? #hugdigital

November 19, 2018

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How was our Thursday? It’s been litera[cy] delightful with Richard Malpas the English expert, who came in to hug us and tell us about the importance of word in advertising. #hugdigital

November 15, 2018

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This month’s hugger of the month is special because it was Bassel our GM and Simon the Executive Creative Director. We always take their work for granted expecting them to always support and be there for all of us... today we just wanted to show you how much we appreciate all the effort you do. Now, go back and keep working. #hugdigital #hugwarriors

November 01, 2018

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More clients More Work And we couldn't be happier! But more work means a BIGGER team. #hugdigital is now #hiring in #Dubai & #Egypt. So, if you think you've got what it takes, are ready to challenge the industry & have the attitude of a #hugwarrior, send us your CV at [email protected] Swipe to check out all our available vacancies.

October 23, 2018

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The supplement of all supplements! The oldest & most trusted brand in the world has just joined the #hugdigital family! Welcome on board @OptimumNutritionArabia. So, where's our Whey Protein? #hugWins #OptimumNutrition #NewAccounts #NewBusiness #DigitalAgency

October 11, 2018

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How good are you with HTML/CSS? Creative enough to handle a PSD? If YES, then #hugDigital is looking for YOU! We're now hiring a Front-End Developer in our Dubai office. If you got what it takes, send us your CV at [email protected]

October 07, 2018

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They work extra hard, never say no (sometimes), are a bit cray-cray (it’s part of the hiring process) and always deliver quality! Congratulations to our #huggerOfTheMonth Noha and Matt. Keep up the amazing #hugWarrior spirit. #hugDigital #hugLife

October 04, 2018

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Social Media’s opinions on VAR at World Cup

July 19, 2018

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Put Your Right Foot Forward: Working hard at company culture

Coming into work today, I donned my new yellow converse! Not everyone’s choice of office wear, but I’m lucky enough

June 26, 2018

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Instagram for Food – GCC & Egypt

June 07, 2018

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Egypt and the Gulf Check-Ins Online

April 18, 2018

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Egypt and cigarettes

It may not come as a huge surprise that when smokers in Egypt talk about cigarettes online, it’s usually about how badly they..

March 12, 2018

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hug digital Launches UAE’s First Digital Bank with CBD NOW

Regional digital agency win the CBD NOW account following a highly competitive pitch

December 12, 2016

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Shop ’till you drop in UAE

In August 2016, Gulf News had the largest UAE audience among Effective Measure tagged sites, with over 181,000 unique browsers (UBs) visiting the site daily during this period, and a lengthy average visit time of over 8 minutes.

September 07, 2016

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An Old Pair of Socks

I woke up this morning and decided not to wear my..

June 26, 2016

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Twitter Launches A Research Hub for Brands And Agencies

Any marketer knows just how important live research is, as it makes consumer and market insight a lot more timely and accessible. To help marketers conduct live research, Twitter has launched Twitter Insiders – a network of users who participate in research studies for brands and agencies.The company itself categorized Twitter Insiders as “a one-stop solution for recruitment, design, and collection of […]

June 15, 2016

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LinkedIn bought by Microsoft for $26.2 Billion in cash, makes big move into enterprise social media

Huge news today in the world of M&A in enterprise and social networking services: Microsoft has announced that it is acquiring LinkedIn, the social network for professionals with some 433 million users, for $26.2 billion, or $196 per share, in cash. The transaction has already been approved by both boards, but it must still get […]

June 15, 2016

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Create Facebook Posts That Are Only Visible in News Feed

Facebook is busy testing out many new features lately. A few users can now see the option that allows them to create posts that will not be published to their Timeline, but can be found in News Feed and search results.   Here is how Facebook explains the new feature:   “Now you can create […]

June 15, 2016

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Facebook’s 360 Technology For Photos

You’ve seen the 360 videos from Facebook. You know, the ones where you can drag on the video and move around as if you were actually there? They’re pretty cool, but not everyone has the technology to create them. Now Facebook is using the same functionality, but with photos. And this one is one that […]

June 15, 2016

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Snapchat paves way to IPO with Ads API and inserts between stories

Snapchat is ready to make the big bucks that could let it go public thanks to a slew of important updates to its ads offering. They’ll give advertisers the spotlight, buying flexibility, return on investment opportunities and measurement to throw huge budgets at Snapchat’s 150 million daily users.Following are Snapchat’s big ads announcements: • Snap […]

June 15, 2016

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Dubai residents help needy through ‘Sharing Fridge’ campaign

What’s trending: A group of residents is making food available to the needy through the Sharing Fridge initiative started by an Australian woman. The campaign, launched last week by SumayyahSayed, a 29-year-old Australian mother of two, has now spread, with 20 sharing fridges set up across the city of Dubai. More than 5,000 members have […]

June 15, 2016

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#EURO2016 – Digital Snapshot (Sample of 100)

Since the last major men’s football summer tournament, World Cup 2014, the creative possibilities on Twitter have evolved hugely. Alongside new features such as GIFs, polls & Twitter Moments, Twitter also made it possible to broadcast video through our live-streaming app Periscope. As excitement around the tournament reaches fever pitch, we wanted to share a […]

June 15, 2016

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Online grocery sites

After having a lot of entrepreneurs vying to be the top e-commerce portals in Saudi, online grocery sites seem to be gaining a lot of traction. Do you think there is any scope in this domain? We saw a lot of potential in this segment as the market is huge and the demand is high. […]

June 15, 2016

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Youtube in the Arab World

Contrary to the 2.78 Million worldwide video views that take place in a minute on Youtube, this is what happens on Youtube in the Arab World.  – Source: TNS.

June 15, 2016

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The Value of Millennials on the Digital Front

The future of brands’ success on Digital is all in the hands of Millennials. Millennial teens, currently aged between 16-19 years old, represent one of the first generations to grow up with constant access to both the Internet and cell phones. As a result, technology use and information sharing has become a defining aspect of […]

June 15, 2016

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