Discover our 5 Favourite Ways to Improve Our Clients’ Instagram

Here at Bento Box Design Studio, we are happy to see COVID-19 restrictions ease for a lot of our fellow small Perth businesses! With the decrease in government regulations, we have seen an increase in businesses opening back up and West Australian’s heading out in droves to enjoy their favourite pastimes again. As businesses start […]

Your Marketing Is Lacking One Thing, But What Is It?

If you’re reading this, chances are you’re a small business looking to discover the most critical element you need to make sure your marketing is effective. You’re certainly in the right place. We cannot stress this enough – if you only do one thing right with your marketing, let it be this: authenticity. Huh? What […]

I Spy With My Little Eye…

As we are approaching phase 4 of WA’s easing of restrictions, we understand that there are many of you who have chosen to remain at home and self-isolate. Still, there’s the occasional trip to grab a coffee from your local cafe or the need to pick up some take away from your favourite burger joint. […]

7 Tips for Marketing During Social Distancing

If you’re reading this, chances are you’re a small business owner wondering how best to tackle your digital marketing during COVID-19. Well, great news! We are here to tell you our 7 Tips for Marketing during social distancing.   Tip 1: Go Live! This time of COVID-19 is the perfect opportunity to showcase what goes […]

How Perth Businesses Have Tackled COVID-19 Using Clever Marketing

When times get tough, it is easy to think of marketing as a frivolous expense that should be cut from the budget, but wait! During challenging times such as these, marketing is actually the last thing a small business should be axing from their repertoire. Don’t believe us? We have compiled examples of amazing Perth […]

A Brief History of Emoji

Emoji. Those little pictograms are all over our text messages and have even scored themselves a movie. It’s hard to imagine a digital world without them, but they haven’t been around forever and… come to think of it, where did they come from? Firstly, let’s make the distinction between two similar but distinct words: emoji and […]

Embracing Your Purpose

All businesses start for a reason. There are very few people in the West who are eager to put in hundreds of unpaid hours to bring a concept to life purely driven by the possibility of maybe making some money. People start a business to provide for an identified need. Be it someone opening a zero-waste store […]

A Likeworthy Trial

It is no secret that the Instagram platform has become increasingly plagued by cases of cyberbullying and anxiety. In an attempt to combat the harmful effects of social media use, the Australian Government introduced new laws that mean companies can be fined for bullying and ‘abhorrent content’ on their platforms following the live stream of […]

The Hidden Cost of “Free” Marketing

People love a good deal and spending as little as possible in exchange for goods and services. It’s why consumers flock to sales promotions and bonuses. But when it comes to promoting your products, what is actually going to provide your business with the best outcomes? Is the pursuit of ‘free’ marketing actually resulting in […]

Do Schools Kill Creativity?

As a creative, do you often find yourself convincing people that the work you do is important, meaningful or worth the money you charge for it? Sir Ken Robinson delivers a TED Talk which explains the possible reason for this phenomenon. In the video below, Sir Robinson details several key points that aim to explore the reason […]