Wireless Security is key when in public places
I just saw this and thought I should share it as I’m sure it’s relevant to many of us. Using WiFi in coffee shops has always worried me but I still do it for convenience however hacking now seems to… more »
How to Win Friends and Influence People
First published in 1937 this book is the foundation of all marketing and PR today. If you’ve not read it where have you been! Dale Carnegie published the latest version in 1994 and it costs £5, I’d highly recommend you… more »
How do I follow someone else’s blog or how do they follow mine?
It’s a question that I get asked all the time so I thought I’d do a quick blog post on how to keep updated with blogs you are interested in. As an Internet Marketing Consultant I’m very keen for my… more »
Google Hotpot, intrusive or useful?
You may not have heard of Google hotpot, but it’s linked closely to Google places and Google maps. What is it? Well Google hotpot offers reviews or recommendations based on your opinions, but it also tells Google what you like… more »
Don’t waste your Google Places listing
Okay, so it would be fair to say I am banging on a bit about Google places. The reason I’m doing this is because I see many new customers that have not claimed their listing mainly because they’re not sure… more »
So how do I set up my Google Places listing?
In my last blog post I promised to run through the creation of your Google places listing in a simple and informative way that will allow you to fill in all the important fields and get a good result for… more »
Google places, friend or enemy?
So you’re a business whose customers are generally local, and you want to get more people through your door, onto your website, or buying your products and services. If so Google places is something you must look at now! It… more »
Is LinkedIn a useful business tool?
In short, yes, but why. Whether your company is business to business or business to consumer, a LinkedIn profile is a valuable asset. Setting one up is free and gives you access to over 80 million users worldwide with 4… more »
The concept of personas for better conversions.
After nearly 15 years in web site design I’ve eventually discovered the “persona”. As you can imagine I felt a complete fool not having known this previously. Here’s why. Take a product or service from your web site and grab… more »
Why use Social Media for Business?
There’s enough material on this title for several books but I’ve tried to give a very high level view of this fascinating subject. Here are 7 compelling reasons why your business should be engaged with Social Media. Because peer recommendations… more »