Your website is still the most important online asset you have
I hear websites are dead, long live social. This isn’t true so let me explain why. Your web site, for most businesses, is your destination. It’s where you convert interest into customers, where you make sales, get signups, get enquiries,… more »
Google Location History, is Google tracking you?
I am sure most of us already know or suspected this, Google can actually track your every move. The sheer scale of the data gathering required to do this is incredible and very impressive. Whether you want Google to do… more »
Understanding the reasons for using RESPONSIVE web site design
You will hear us web designers talk about responsive web design, so I thought it might be useful to create a video giving you a little more information about this fairly new innovation. In essence RESPONSIVE means your web site… more »
FEDEX DELIVERY SCAM – It’s a VIRUS or TROJAN, DO NOT OPEN!
Since Monday I have received several SCAM emails from FEDEX with the title either FEDEX or SHIPPING CONFIRMATION . As I have used FEDEX in the last 2 weeks I nearly opened it before I thought Fedex don’t have this… more »
What’s the lowest cost way to start your online marketing?
So let’s get one thing clear, all marketing, online or more traditional offline, takes time and effort. However if you have limited time what’s the best way you can spend it? EMAIL MARKETING! I know… you immediately think of SPAM,… more »
How do I find out who has visited my web site?
One of the most common questions I get asked is “How can I find out who has visited my site”. Well here’s the good news, it’s possible and it’s not like finding a needle in a haystack. Want to get… more »
10 must do actions when writing a blog post in WordPress
I could have called this 30 actions to take… but it would have been a little daunting. Blogging is a really effective way to generate interest and engagement in your business but getting your blog posts right is very important…. more »
Business 50 Radio Interview about the recent Google updates
On the 21st October I did a radio interview with Janet Torley and Karen Wilson at Business 50. It was a most enjoyable 20 minutes where I covered some of the recent updates on Google. My thanks to Janet, Karen… more »
Some simple best practices for video marketing
Video marketing is still underutilised by most of us but it can be a fast track to better search results, more traffic and more business. The reason it’s underutilised is it’s perceived as being expensive and difficult. Neither of these… more »
Google’s new Hummingbird update and high-level changes from Panda
You’ve guessed it, yet more changes from Google to their search algorithm in the form of an algorithm change codenamed Hummingbird. Despite the fact that Hummingbird has been used since August, Google finally announced their new search algorithm on September 26…. more »