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Will Stevens

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5 reasons why you should start your own business in 2016


Planning on starting your own business in 2016 but still haven’t quite got round to taking the plunge? Making the decision to leave something familiar for something new and unknown is never easy. Especially if that something familiar provides you with a comfortable income. But of course starting a business is about more than just…

Meet Tom Bills: The latest 123-reg Customer Hero


At 123-reg, offering great products is only part of what we do. We understand that in order to run a business smoothly, our customers need expert advice on hand to help them make the most of the tools we offer. That’s why we put such a strong focus on providing top-notch customer service. To help…

Why isn’t your online shop making any sales?


So you’ve got your online shop up and running and to your eyes it’s perfect. But for some reason sales aren’t as high as you expected. You may even be selling nothing at all. In this guide, we’ll explore some of the reasons why your online shop might not be performing as you’d hope, and…

How to pull in more customers with a great website


The best businesses understand that being online is crucial, no matter what size they are and what business they’re in. Often, people can make the mistake of thinking that websites only work for big businesses, or are only needed if you want to sell your product online. But that’s simply not true. A website is…

8 ways to grow your small business brand in 2016


Branding is the lifeblood of businesses both small and large. But it’s an issue that’s often overlooked – especially if you’re pressed for time. In this article, we’ll look at some ways you can focus on building your brand in the year ahead. Done properly, branding can help you engage new and existing customers and…

6 ways to build a better business in 2016


Have you resolved to improve your business in the year ahead but don’t know where to start? We’ve put together a brief guide on some of the things you can do in order to achieve your goal. You don’t have to do all of them, but if you pick one or two of them, then…

Swift 6: Six website resolutions for the new year


In this latest Swift 6, I’ll be looking at six things you should resolve to change about your business website in the year ahead. Now you don’t have to do all six, although it would be great if you can. But try to commit to making one or two of the changes in order to…

The ten best 123-reg blog articles from 2015


With almost 200 posts going live on the 123-reg blog in 2015 you’d be forgiven for not reading every word we’ve written. Running your own business is hard, time consuming work and you may not always have the chance to keep up with everything you need to know. That’s why we’ve put together a list…

Turning your passion into a business


When he was made redundant just before his wedding, John Westward-Hill knew he had to cut costs as much as possible. That meant a do it yourself approach. The cake, the invitations and even the hats were homemade. And out of this money-saving project grew the seeds of a new business. John became passionate about…