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How Entrepreneurs Get Ahead

28/09/2015

A large part of success comes from innovative ideas. Movies would have us believe that these ideas can only come directly from the mind of geniuses, and that to truly innovate, we need to wait...

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Will computers be smart in our lifetime?

01/09/2015

Back in 2005 I first heard the term ‘smartphone’. Instantly I imagined having my own personal ‘Kitt’ inside my phone. Unfortunately the ‘smartphone’ was not all it was cracked up to be… Who pays attention...

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The art of SEO

20/08/2015

Right now, as we speak, the world is locked into one of the most important conflicts in recent human history. It is a war of words, thoughts and ideas. But… for the purposes of keeping things...

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The language of money

07/08/2015

In business, some language is quite good, and some language is very bad. By this, I don’t mean the typical ‘bad’ (ie. because the words are ugly or offensive). In business a word is bad...

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The easy way to grow online business

05/08/2015

According to the Centre for Retail Research, every 30 seconds, £781,237 ($1.2m) is spent through e-commerce around the world. More than that, the e-commerce market in the UK has grown by over 16% in the...

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A digital horror story!

22/07/2015

If I told you that there are billions of creepy crawlies all over the world that aren’t found in any biology book  – tiny little monsters so small you can’t see even them but so...

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Some things everyone should know about websites: Part 2

10/07/2015

We, humans, are lazy. We have a limited capacity to concentrate and focus. Just ask anyone who is reading a complicated textbook how difficult it is not to get distracted by even small things, and...

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Some things everyone should know about websites

10/07/2015

One of the most infuriating things about websites is when they ask you to do things. We all know the type of things websites, or the businesses that own the websites, want – subscriptions, social...

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Why We’re Excited to use Adobe again

25/06/2015

Adobe. Creators of undeniably the most popular and user-friendly digital artistic and design programmes – allowing users with even basic knowledge with the ability to achieve professional quality effects. Nobody (outside of internet message boards...

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3 that beat the odds (and how you can too)

11/06/2015

Some businesses fail. In fact if you believe Forbes then eight out of ten small businesses fail within ten years. 80%. That's hard to ignore, but it seems that some companies – those 20% who...

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Web Design – 3 steps to success

29/05/2015

In today’s world of fashion, glamour and technology, a website is more than just a promotional tool or place to store pages of text - it is where we make important decisions about life. What...

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Google goes mobile

21/04/2015

Today Google introduced quite a long overdue update - if you are on a mobile device and you run a search, the results will be mobile friendly (NOTE: this does NOT affect tablets). One of the biggest problems...

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The Snow – And How To Work When it Happens

31/12/2014

This time last year, there was a lot of snow in the UK. I had business flights cancelled, got stuck on the motorways a couple of times - and worst of all, my annual Christmas...

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The self-inflicted denial of service

28/11/2014

The websites we typically deal with have up to 3,000 visitors per minute, which class them as busy – not quite Google standard (who have 34,000 searches per second) – but certainly, busy business websites...

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The Best SEO Money Can Buy

08/05/2012

If you could visit your website for the very first time, ask yourself the questions, "Why would anyone visit my website again? What would draw them back time and time again? Better, what would encourage...

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