Viral Effect

Experts in digital marketing

Viral Effect are a fresh thinking, creative company who offer a fun and friendly approach to marketing and PR, principally through social media. We are passionate about providing imaginative digital marketing services that consumers interact with, while creating and maintaining a positive brand experience.

Our in-house team of social media experts, creative thinkers, developers and graphic designers produce and manage daily content for both local and national social media pages. With services ranging from social media management and paid advertising campaigns, to social media training and web design, we are the go-to digital specialists when it comes to relevant, inspired and creative online engagement.

Here at Viral Effect, we are constantly adapting and innovating the ways in which we work to provide superior content and services for our clients. Come and talk to us!

Social Media Management

Managing your social media channels effectively has never been more important. We manage both national and local social media channels for a wide range of companies in a variety of industries.

Paid Ad Campaigns

Our paid ad campaigns are guaranteed to boost your sales and expand the reach of your business online. With the skills to create, set and manage online ads, we are ideally placed to help with your online advertising budget.

Creative Content

Need something special creating? All our artwork and videos are created in-house by our team of exceptionally talented graphic designers and videographers who create the bold and beautiful day in, day out.

Web Design

From straightforward brochure sites to complex eCommerce platforms, we pride ourselves on taking a collaborative approach with our clients; we create bespoke websites based on their unique requirements.


We are experts at understanding the needs of a business and translating them into bespoke technical solutions. We produce responsive, durable and dynamic online platforms that are easily maintainable for our clients.


Whether you want to train an entire team or select individuals, Viral Effect provide high-quality consultancy and training on the leading social media platforms. Our expert practitioners deliver interactive solutions to up skill your business.

Learn from the best.

Viral Effect Learning is the training arm of Viral Effect, offering social media consultancy and training to businesses of all sizes. Viral Effect Learning is uniquely placed to deliver the highest quality consultancy & training, drawing on over 5 years experience of highly successful, results driven campaigns for world leading brands, delivered by our expert practitioners.

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Meet the team.

Viral Blog

Keep up to date on everything Viral Effect in our Viral Blog! We want to keep you on top of your digital marketing game by sharing informative and engaging blog posts written by our expert online practitioners. We’ll also keep you informed on what the team have been getting up to!

01. The Age Old Debate: Apple or Android?

A difficult decision for many in the digital age… iOS or Android? Users of both can’t deny the fact they wonder whether to stick to what they know or go for something a bit different when it comes to new phone day. But would the grass be greener on the other side? Starting with the […]

Katie Dodshon

Katie Dodshon

May 24 • 4 minute read
02. Game of Thrones: The Season Full of Mistakes

We’re sure you’re all familiar with the Starbucks cup mistake in a recent Game of Thrones episode. If you’re not… Let us update you. In the fourth episode of the much anticipated final season of Game of Thrones, a scene included a mistake addition to the set… A Starbuck’s cup. Of course, this had people […]

Katie Dodshon

Katie Dodshon

May 20 • 3 minute read
03. Middlesbrough’s Local Elections: The Power of Social Media

After the recent local mayoral elections in Middlesbrough, we’ve been looking at how each candidate’s social presence played a part in their campaigns. As a digital agency, we understand and appreciate the importance of a strong social media presence during any campaign, especially those involving essentially ‘winning over’ the people. When targeting a community of […]

Katie Dodshon

Katie Dodshon

May 09 • 3 minute read
04. Instagram might be removing ‘Likes’ from user’s posts

As far as rumours go, this one seems to be circulating pretty hard… It all began when a tester leaked some screenshots of a new Instagram update that didn’t include the amount of likes that were on a post. Screenshots were acquired by Jane Manchun Wong, who shared the following images from the Instagram test: […]

Katie Dodshon

Katie Dodshon

May 02 • 2 minute read