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Will Stevens

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30 minutes to a better website: Cleaning up your homepage

 
 

In this, the first in a new series of posts, we’ll look at quick changes that you can make to your website which will give it greater appeal to potential customers. You don’t have to be a web design genius to make these changes, especially if your site uses a simple content management system such as…



Why you should get involved with #MicroBizMattersDay

 
 

Time is one of the most precious resources for any business. And when you’re doing everything yourself, time becomes even more valuable. When you’re juggling demands from customers or clients with keeping your finances up to date and the scores of other tasks you have to do, it can be easy to lose track of…


Why a secure website is a must for all online businesses

 
 

Turning a hobby or an interest into a business is the dream for many would-be entrepreneurs. And although there are those who never take action to turn that dream into reality, there are some who see an opportunity and seize it. Johanna Hooper, founder of fashion retailer Little Miss Festival, is part of the latter…


8 ways to grow your small business brand in 2017

 
 

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…




Could your website benefit from an expert’s touch?

 
 

You’ve got a business, you’ve got a website. But is that website working as hard for your business as it could be? A few years ago Marta Alvarez, who runs language school Spanish Connection, was paying a third-party company for her website and pay-per-click advertising but she began to doubt whether she was getting value…


7 signs you’re ready to start your own business

 
 

Does every week day feel like this on repeat, forever, with no real reward at the end of it? Then that’s probably the first sign that you’re ready to start your own business. People often strike out on their own out of a sense of dissatisfaction with their current role. This doesn’t mean falling out…


How pay-per-click advertising helps businesses grow

 
 

How do you boost sales for your online business? It’s a question you’ve probably asked yourself dozens of times at least. But getting people to visit your website and then convert into customers can seem like a huge mountain to climb. However, there are ways to attract high-quality leads to your site, and although there’s…