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Why your retail store needs to up its game

Date: 19 February 2020

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Five online side hustles for boosting your income

Date: 18 February 2020

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How to enhance your online presence

Date: 18 February 2020

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Eight UI design practices to help your app get more subscribers

One of the biggest challenges when you develop an app is persuading users to subscribe to the premium, paid model. Eight tips to get them to upgrade.

Date: 14 February 2020 By:

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Six ways to safeguard your mental health as a freelancer

While there are many benefits to going freelance, there are plenty of potential challenges, trials and tribulations as well. How to stay healthy.

Date: 13 February 2020 By:

An employee is highly engaged playing an educational game on his work computer.
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Using edutainment to engage your staff

If retention and involvement is something your business has struggled with, then consider edutainment. It’s simpler and cheaper than you might think.

Date: 10 February 2020 By:

A marketing teams discuss the performance of and ROI from different types of Google Ad.
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Search vs display - choosing the right Google Ads approach

Most small businesses don’t have deep pockets and can’t afford to advertise everywhere. Some expert advice on how to narrow down your options.

Date: 4 February 2020 By:

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Contemporary marketing: using print to make an impression

If you want clients to remember your business, you need to present your brand as professional, but also unique. How to make an impact with print.

Date: 29 January 2020 By:

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Choosing a VPN: the questions you must ask

A virtual private network has become a vital tool for most businesses. How to ask the right questions to find the best VPN solution for your firm.

Date: 28 January 2020 By:

A business team study a Google Ads report and discuss ways to optimise their campaigns.
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Why getting reporting right is key to Google Ads success

You can’t run a successful Google Ads campaign without data. How to use reporting to help you make informed decisions about your PPC campaigns.

Date: 24 January 2020 By:

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Is topic clustering the next big thing?

If you’re struggling to stay ahead of the SEO curve, you could get left behind. Four easy steps to organising your content to help you stay visible.

Date: 23 January 2020 By:

A businessman attends a webinar on his laptop and takes notes.
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Four effective ways to drive post-webinar conversions

Hosting a webinar represents a significant investment of time and resources. How to ensure you keep reaping the rewards after the broadcast ends.

Date: 22 January 2020 By:

A female business leader explains marketing effectiveness data to her team using graphs and charts.
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How do you know if your online marketing is effective?

Measuring and monitoring the results of your marketing is key if you want to see a return on investment. Why data-driven marketing is your friend.

Date: 22 January 2020 By:

An entrepreneur finds it stressful and confusing to set up and run a Google Ads campaign for his small business.
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Three ways to make Google Ads more manageable

Google Ads can be intimidating - there’s a steep learning curve, and no-one wants to waste their money. Three ways to keep it simple and profitable.

Date: 15 January 2020 By:

A frustrated creative team can’t work out why their Facebook ads aren’t getting a better return.
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Four reasons why your paid ads are not working

Not seeing the results you want from paid advertising? Don't panic - this article will walk you through exactly how to optimise your paid ad strategy.

Date: 11 December 2019 By:

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Alternative ways to showcase your business ethics

To foster a purposeful, principled work environment, the onus is on you to set and maintain high ethical standards. How to demonstrate your values.

Date: 2 December 2019 By:

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Seven tips for becoming a stronger business owner

Starting up is exciting - but being the person in charge can bring a lot of pressure. How to build your skills and resilience for long-term success.

Date: 28 November 2019 By:

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How VPNs have evolved into a potent marketing tool

VPN technology presents huge benefits for anyone interested in online security - including marketers. How VPNs became a privacy game-changer.

Date: 27 November 2019 By:

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What small businesses can learn from the John Lewis Christmas advert

John Lewis have turned their seasonal advert into a hotly anticipated cultural event. What lessons can your small business learn from their success?

Date: 22 November 2019 By:

A pair of programmers use microservices to inject new functionality into a bespoke marketing platform.
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How microservices are changing online marketing

As a marketer, it’s essential to embrace new technologies and stay one step ahead. How microservices can help your marketing strategy stay flexible.

Date: 11 November 2019 By:

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