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02 Aug Generating traffic for your website using social channels

How do you generate traffic to your website? Quite a common question asked by many businesses who own a website. In 2017 generating traffic looks a lot different to how it used to be. So how do we do it? How can we get more customers to your website?The growth in social platforms both web based and mobile has opened...

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website design and online strategy

19 Jul Why your new business needs a website and online strategy

Why your new business needs a website  When starting a new business one of the first things you may think about is a website. A website opens up your business services or products to a wider audience that you may not reach organically ¬†through word of mouth.Your business may need a website for various reasons, such as selling online products both...

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Social Media channels

15 Jun Who should work for who? Social media channels explained

With the boom of social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook, businesses moved to them to help grow an audience behind brands and service providers. With social media aging we can now see a shift in how we should be using social platforms. It has been noticeable that social for businesses has taken a nose dive in recent years...

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Google Ranking SEO

06 Apr How to promote your business online in Google search ranking

Google regularly update the way it's search engine ranks your website for keywords. This is known as an algorithm. A bit of code that calculates how useful your website is based on quite a few variables. Now, no one really knows, expect Google, what these variables are. But we make a best guess of what we think would help rank...

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Chatbots

03 Apr What is a chatbot and what can it do?

What is a chatbot? A chatbot is a piece of software designed to help complete a simple task based on a question. Using advanced learning techniques and AI it tries to determine what you are trying to achieve. A simple chatbot is SIRI. You ask SIRI a question and SIRI will try and understand what you said and complete it with...

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Google Search Console

27 Mar Why you need to use Google Search Console (Webmaster tools)

Webmaster tools has been around for a very long time now, and I would not be surprised if it gets an overhaul soon. Webmaster tools, or better known now as 'Search Console' allows you to take a sneak peak behind the curtain to see how Google is reading, indexing and ranking your business website.Sitemap A sitemap is a simple xml version...

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do-you-really-need-a-website

20 Mar Does your business need a website? Here is why you do!

Back in the early days of the internet everyone wanted a website just to say they have one, today, not much has changed. Every business man and his dog has a website or even Instagram page these days. But the reasons for having a website from a business perspective is far more important that just having a website for the...

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Youtube Stars Social media

14 Mar Why Youtube Stars Own Social Media, Learn from the real experts!

What makes a successful social media account? If you know of YouTube, the video upload website, you may know some of the biggest stars you see across other social platforms all started out create video's for YouTube. Justin Bieber, yes sadly he was discovered on YouTube and look how successful his career has been. But how does uploading videos to...

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php7 wordpress

01 Mar PHP7 and old WordPress websites will break. Here is how to fix it!

The story   Last week I was contacted by a client who was working on behalf of another client. They had a issue with their Wordpress website and knowing I had experience in Wordpress, they reached out. The problem had started with their hosting company upgrading the server (hosting where the website files are stored) to a new version of PHP which...

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How often to post on social media

27 Feb How often should you be posting to your social media channels

A common question that I get asked quite often from small businesses is "how often should we be posting to 'INSERT SOCIAL PLATFORM HERE'". Whether Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, it is always hard to know how often you should be posting to social media channels. Using a social media marketing strategy is always a good idea!One of the biggest issues...

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