Blog
28.11.2016

New kids on the dock! Digital expansion leads to new appointments at ilk

Blog
25.11.2016

The Week That Was #15

Blog
18.11.2016

The Week That Was #14

Blog
15.11.2016

Green Screen: What’s the key?

Blog
11.11.2016

The Week That Was #13

News
10.11.2016

Yorkshire agency wins big with EU beer campaign at CIM Northern Awards

News
04.11.2016

The Week That Was #12

Blog
28.10.2016

The Week That Was #11

Blog
21.10.2016

The Week That Was #10

Blog
19.10.2016

From Cabin Crew to Creative Account Executive; flying high in your early 20s

Blog
14.10.2016

The Week That Was #9

Blog
11.10.2016

From graduate to PR girl: My first month at ilk

Blog
07.10.2016

The Week That Was #8

Blog
30.09.2016

The Week That Was #7

Blog
23.09.2016

The Week That Was #6

Blog
15.09.2016

The Week That Was #5

Blog
15.09.2016

Work experience revealed… my time at ilk.

News
14.09.2016

Three cheers for awards season!

Blog
14.09.2016

Influencer relations – PRs friend or foe?

Our very own Ella Sykes, Senior Account Manager, talks in depth about influencing relations within PR.

Blog
09.09.2016

The Week That Was #4

In the week that saw the start of the 2016 Paralympics and Lady Gaga making a triumphant return to our ears, here are a few other things that have caught our attention.

News
09.09.2016

ilk announces trio of appointments

Blog
08.09.2016

From TOV to USV

We’re talking about how brands talk. Our copywriter contemplates the impact that tone of voice has on the overall appeal of a brand to its target audience.

Blog
02.09.2016

The Week That Was #3

This week Leeds Fest revellers rocked out whilst having to wring their clothes out, there was more Bake Off smut and PR Week did a pretty solid job of highlighting some damn crazy requests from journos…

Blog
01.09.2016

Business vs. consumer – what’s the deal with WhatsApp?

It seems like Facebook is taking over the world right now…

Blog
26.08.2016

The Week That Was #2

It was the week that Farage met Trump and Corbyn royally pissed off Richard Branson, but here in the ilk office we were more concerned about Jaffa Cakes and how we’re going to afford our bacon butties after the next office shindig.

Blog
19.08.2016

The Week That Was #1

It’s the week after ilkstock and you could say some of us are on a little bit of a comedown from the annual shindig.

Blog
17.08.2016

What’s in a name?

I’m sitting in the new ilk offices, peering through the leaves of mezzanine flora to the wall vinyl beyond.

Blog
12.08.2016

Taking (ilk)stock

So ilkstock is over for another year (boo!), but oh boy was it a good one.

News
08.08.2016

Lucky number eleven

ilk announces 11 account wins following major investment in the North

News
08.08.2016

Investing in the North

ilk invests in the North after record turnover, sale of London shareholding and a re-brand

Blog
28.07.2016

A brief history of ilk.

As you’ll know if you’re reading this, Manifest is no more. As of today, we’re ilk.

Blog
16.05.2016

BTS: Don’t Be Like Dave.

We take a look at the production work behind our recent campaign for BMF

Blog
29.01.2016

One spark a fire does not make.

Have we got the wrong idea about ideas?

Blog
21.12.2015

The good, the bad & the ‘beach ready’ body.

2015 – a retrospective.

News
09.12.2015

Getting to grips with financial planning.

Manifest announces social and blogging contract with Cameron Chase following website development project.

Blog
01.12.2015

Dancing, dining, dutty wining.

All part of an epic awards night out.

News
26.11.2015

It takes two!

Manifest welcomes two new starters following continued growth in 2015.

Blog
20.11.2015

The power of #PMA.

Manifest’s motivational speech to end all motivational speeches*

News
17.11.2015

Little Valley. Big ambitions.

Manifest announce integrated contract with Yorkshire-based brewery.

Blog
11.11.2015

Oh the humanity!

Why the John Lewis Christmas ads might just need to dry their eyes.

Blog
06.11.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #15

Giving you all the feels in 5 handy links.

Blog
03.11.2015

Caught in the act – but not on camera…

The ever-advancing computer generated imagery and compositing techniques available through video production continue to make the seemingly impossible – possible.

News
01.11.2015

Three cheers for Wienerberger!

Manifest & Wienerberger shortlisted in three categories at the CIM awards 2016.

Blog
23.10.2015

From hate to love.

A turbulent relationship with Adobe InDesign.

Blog
23.10.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #14

Things to make you go meep.

Blog
15.10.2015

Faces and Facebook.

Frown, not thumbs down?

Blog
09.10.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #13

Links. Ramblings. Good stuff.

Blog
02.10.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #12

It’s Friday. Smile.

Blog
25.09.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #11

Your weekly link pack from Farrar’s Pocket. The app. Not actual pocket. That’s weird.

Blog
25.09.2015

What’s good?

Creativity, commercialism and some Kanye West for good measure.

Blog
18.09.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #10

Another week, another batch of awesomeness.

News
18.09.2015

Manifest up for 6 Northern Marketing Awards.

Agency receives nominations for work with BMF, Grumpy Mule & Wienerberger. #nothernmarketingawards

Blog
16.09.2015

The Facebook Dislike Button

Like it or not, it’s coming.

Blog
14.09.2015

The power of an image

How a solitary image can change the way the world thinks.

Blog
11.09.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #9

Five things from the internet of things that made us squee.

Blog
08.09.2015

5 things that rocked our (last) week #8

5 cool things that happened last week.

Blog
04.09.2015

Me, myself and PR.

We all present ourselves differently depending on our audience, I’m sure you can’t disagree with that.

Blog
27.08.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #7

Five sweet things off of the internets that were pretty sweet and off of the internets.

Blog
24.08.2015

The importance of an idea.

Got an idea, just say it!

Blog
21.08.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #6

Bits and bobs that made us a bit happy inside.

Blog
14.08.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #5

Some things we saw that we thought weren’t rubbish off of the internet and that.

News
14.08.2015

Manifest gets reel.

Agency unveils new videography and photography department

Blog
06.08.2015

Glug Leeds 2.

The view from the stage at Glug 2

Blog
31.07.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #4

Some cool stuff that we’ve seen this week on the interwebs.

Blog
28.07.2015

Obscure (made up) band names

Somedays you’re really, really busy and doing ‘all the work while crying’. Other days you’re not as busy.

Blog
24.07.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #3

Cool stuff we saw (and did) this week.

Blog
22.07.2015

Silverstone with James Clay

The client that keeps on giving.

News
20.07.2015

Manifestival 2015: Three days to go

Starboard! The Manifestival approaches #allplaynowork #manifestival

Blog
17.07.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #2

Cool stuff we saw this week.

News
16.07.2015

All roads lead to Leeds.

Conference Leeds picks Manifest to help drive large-scale national and international conferences to Yorkshire!

Blog
03.07.2015

5 things that rocked our week – #1

Some links to stuff that made us cry / smile / laugh…

Blog
30.06.2015

Beer, bricks and world records.

Everything’s coming up Manifest.

Blog
23.06.2015

One night in Berlin

An education in Germany, the James Clay way.

Blog
19.06.2015

New people, new desks…

The question of how best to contain the office fruit is perhaps one of the least important issues ever to be solved in the Manifest office.

News
16.06.2015

Engaging intermediaries with Leeds Building Society

Leeds Building Society chooses Manifest to deliver B2B communications.

Blog
01.06.2015

Getting Grumpy at London Coffee Festival

Launching the new look coffee brand at the UK’s biggest coffee gathering.

News
26.05.2015

Ich bin ein Berliner!

Manifest appointed to brew up PR and Social storm for Berliner Pilsner.

Blog
23.05.2015

Political capital

Election PR the Manifest way.

News
18.05.2015

Absolute steel!

Manifest and Metsec cold-roll together.

Blog
12.05.2015

Time to get creative

It’s true. An idea always has a backstory. The mental light bulb is inevitably flicked on by one switch or another – an article, sifting through old work or even just a freak occurrence.

News
11.05.2015

High five!

Amidst a host of sparkly new account wins, Manifest has taken on five new recruits.

Blog
10.04.2015

How do you know when it’s time to resign a client?

Why, sometimes, less can mean more.

Blog
20.03.2015

Tomatoes, pregnancy and existential crisis.

The story of the Manifest website.

Blog
20.03.2015

Microphone fiend

I’ll admit it. I’m not *that much* of a sociable person. I find networking events proper boring and full of the same old crowd. Why I wanted to help bring ‘notworking’ to Leeds.

News
06.03.2015

It’s coming up, it’s coming up, it’s coming up, It’s… Glug!

Manifest to host inaugural creative event in Leeds.

News
18.02.2015

Like the Oscars, but better

Having won big last year, Manifest has been nominated again for the 2015 PR Moment awards.

News
18.02.2015

Meat, glorious meat

Hot on the heels of the new partnership with KPMG, Manifest has secured another major PR account win with leading meat processor, ABP UK.

News
18.02.2015

Driving engagement for KPMG Enterprise

Manifest has announced a new PR and social contract with KPMG Enterprise.

Blog
27.01.2015

Happy birthday to us!

To celebrate our 15th, we were teenage dirt bags for the night… from piñatas to pin the tail on Shaun (the donkey), we celebrated in style. Here are some of the highlights…

Blog
21.01.2015

10 top tips for finding a career after university

Getting a degree doesn’t necessarily mean a career will follow.

Blog
27.12.2014

On the first day of Christmas…

Move over Cliff Richard, this year we’ve launched our own festive lyrics to spread Christmas cheer…

News
22.12.2014

Santa… I know him!!

To help Spanish tapas bar and restaurant, La Tasca, get into the festive spirit this Christmas, we helped our favourite foodies to launch a festive sweet paella.

News
21.12.2014

Re-kindling old flames with UK POS

This month we welcomed back an old and valued client to the table.

News
21.12.2014

Bring on the Bailey(s)

We had another reason to celebrate this month,
with the appointment of our new PR Account Director – Helen Bailey.

News
22.11.2014

Meet me in Paris

Manifest helps ABP Food Group celebrate 60 years of heritage at SIAL

News
22.11.2014

Building more than homes

The good news continues this month as we welcome not one, but two, positive account developments with our client Barratt Homes.

News
21.11.2014

1 Love…

Manifest brings creative to life for leading leisure management company.

Blog
30.10.2014

Forget England, it’s all about Manifest FC.

With league two and three successes under their belt, Manifest FC went in for a clean sweep this year, and boy did they leave the other lads weeping.

News
22.10.2014

Can anyone smell… Garlick?

A new digital appointment for team Manifest – Michael Garlick.

Blog
21.10.2014

Top five tips to improve productivity

Working at a PR agency, it is not uncommon to be juggling several clients at once and have tasks thrown at you left, right and centre.

News
29.09.2014

Keeping active

Active IQ calls on Manifest to deliver creative and digital campaign.