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26
Nov

Advanced Social Media Seminar, Friday 26th November, 2 places left

Blogs, Pods and Wikis is a fun and un-techie seminar that will introduce you to some of the new, advanced social media marketing tools that businesses like yours are using to expand. Next generation social media tools have bought huge opportunities for small companies to compete nationally or internationally with large organisations. Many of these […]

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03
Nov

Is there anybody there? six reasons why no-one is commenting on your blog posts

1. not enough traffic to your blog/website Like all communications and marketing, if people do not know about your content they won’t be able to participate. There are very few shortcuts to building significant traffic levels but the most consistent solution is an email database. It takes time to grow your own list but quality […]

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02
Nov

Twitter and Google, a marriage made in search heaven?

Times are a-changing at Twitter – it’s become a serious player in social media. According to Twitter’s blog, they have "partnered with Google to index the entire world of public tweets as fast as possible and present them to their users in an organized and relevant fashion"

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07
Oct

10 ways to get unfollowed on twitter

Social networking sites seem to have a lifespan of about two years before the next-big-thing arrives to steal the limelight. The MySpace craze died out in the UK way back in 2005, and by 2007 Facebook had become the biggest social networking site of all time, ever. Now, though, all the talk is about Twitter. […]

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30
Sep

The seven golden rules of social media

It is critical to start by evaluating whether social media is right for your business. Just because a marketing tool exists it does not mean that you have to use it! Think about where social media could fit into your business strategy. Often with new marketing techniques there is a risk of running ahead of […]

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08
Jun

Why start blogging?

Why should you blog? Because it is a key marketing tool now for businesses of all sizes. In general terms if you blog you are perceived as an expert – important for PR and brand building. You can create a dialogue with your customers and you can impart news and industry information. Blogging improves search […]

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26
Mar

Twitter, the next biggest thing?

So here we go again, just another fad for the kids, can’t see the benefit… Well, maybe not. If I’m honest, that’s kind of what I used to think.

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21
Mar

Are you in a relationship?

That’s quite a question isn’t it? Niall used to tell me about how turning up at a potential customer wearing his leathers would instantly start a conversation, relax the meeting and start building a relationship. He often found that more often than not, the person he met used to be or still a biker, and […]

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