A blog about websites, small business and general musings

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A Lesson I Learned in SEO (the hard way)

Search engine optimisation is a pretty critical, yet often misunderstood aspect of website development and market strategy. Realistically, as business owners we all need it, yet few of us can do it ourselves (successfully), and even fewer of us know the best places to go to fin...

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Asking the Question: What Can SEO Do for Your Small Business?
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Asking the Question: What Can SEO Do for Your Small Business?

In the modern marketing world, there seems to have developed this assumption regarding SEO, in that SEO undoubtedly and unequivocally always leads to increased sales. Business owners often seek out professional SEO work with the belief that ranking higher on Google means they'...

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My Top Fiverr.com Gigs

Following a 6-month intensive (and ongoing) process to make more extensive use of Fiverr.com and over 100 gigs later, here are my main Fiverr gigs - enjoy... Copy proof-reading, editing and rewriting Go Blog creation from videos Go Logo retouching, photosho...

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Does your small business really need a website?

Ok, the ultimate answer to this question is going to be fairly obvious (given this is an article written by a website designer and developer) but the question is worth exploring to help gain an understanding of precisely why you would/should have a website... Imagine you’re a...

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Using Fiverr to Outsource: Valuing your own time

There has to come a point in your professional career where you start to question how much you value your time. If you don’t value your own time, I guarantee no one else will.  This is where the question of outsourcing comes into play. And how I started to learn the v...

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Saving Your Clients Time: A lesson learned from observation

Time is a precious commodity, and only a fool would want or choose to waste it.  This is why when I was watching a client, whose website I don’t manage, finagling his way through WordPress, trying in vain to add a new page to his website, trying to figure out its interfa...

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