Five Easy Steps to Make the Most of Networking

With so many business networking events taking place in towns and cities, how can you stand out amongst the other delegates in attendance? Try these five quick and easy steps to help you to feel prepared for your next networking event, and make sure you’re remembered by everyone in the room. 1. Get prepared Contact the organiser…

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Instagram to Hide Likes

Have you heard about this? At the start of May 2019, Instagram announced that they are to trial a feature which hides the number of likes on a post from audiences. The number of likes a post has will still be visible to the page owner, but not to those viewing the page and its…

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Are you ready for a ‘digital future’?

If, as the UK Government has described today, we’re facing a future where “everything is digital“, then have you considered how to keep your business’ marketing up to date? You may roll your eyes, and complain that you’re a builder. Or a restaurateur. A hairdresser. Or a painter. But as we all know, showcasing your…

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Excuses, excuses…

Coughs and colds. Festivities. Work. Family. Illness. Too busy. Not busy enough. The kids. Bad weather. Unseasonably lovely weather (if you’re in the UK right now!). The list of excuses as to why you’ve fallen behind in your marketing is only as long as you allow it to be. So, write a line under your…

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How to market a franchise business… without annoying friends and family!

Many work-from-home businesses are designed to encourage you to sell products or services to people you know. How can you promote these online, without annoying your friends and family?

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#TopFiveFriday – Get more from networking

#TopFive Friday – get more from your marketing. This week’s top five tips are on best practice for networking…

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What is your definition of success?

As a small business, how do you know if your marketing activity has been successful?

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Using video for social media marketing

Why should you consider adding video to your business’ social media marketing strategy… and how should you get started?

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The most important thing to consider when creating a digital marketing strategy

Many times, we have heard businesses state “We should be on Twitter”, or Facebook, or Instagram, or Snapchat, or any other online platform. But why?

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But I have nothing to say! Five tips for writing a blog post when you’re low on inspiration

You’re faced with a blank page, a need to write a blog post and no inspiration… what can you do to help your ideas flow and get words onto paper?

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