Category Archives: Technology

Oct 25
2011

Under Pressure: Presenting Ideas and Selling Concepts

Doing presentations are usually not something I get worked up over, but last night’s meeting I admit to being a little stressed about. OK, a lot. Even with some wonderful encouragement from people like Kerry at Imprint Marketing and Design, … Continue reading

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Oct 14
2011

Oh me, oh my!

What do you know? An almost frenetic (nice word, huh?) burst of posting, then… nothing! yup, busy! But it’s all good! So, for today, it’s a little recap and site count. Last time I did this I had: 7 websites … Continue reading

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Sep 08
2011

Balancing Acts: How much work is too much work?

Having posted the other night regarding my current site count has got me thinking (again) about how much work is too much? In doing my site count, I have a more complete and detailed list of what I actually have … Continue reading

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Sep 03
2011

Talking it up

Marketing and websites have a few things in common (and while that may be blatantly obvious, it still needss to be said), but one thing that is of vital importance in each is the fact that: noone cares about you/your … Continue reading

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Aug 31
2011

Managing Social Media

If you only use Facebook, then you probably don’t have much of an issue managing your account – unless you get distracted by games and other social activities and tend to throw in business posts somewhat haphazardly. On the other … Continue reading

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Aug 30
2011

Marketing and your website

If the last few posts are taken in isolation, it may be implied that my perspective is that a website is the only focus in the marketing of your small business. This is not the case. A website, like any … Continue reading

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Aug 29
2011

Future Small Business

I read recently a brief article comparing the relationship to business and the economy of a country to the runways which NASA used to transport their rockets from storage to launch site. Apparently, when they first built the runway it … Continue reading

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Aug 24
2011

Virtual (Baby) Steps into the Big Bad WWW

For many, the plunge into building an online presence is a simple one. Jump on Facebook and set up a page (with the help of a friend, if required) and there ends any thoughts of further activities. Facebook HAVE made … Continue reading

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Aug 23
2011

Facebook Pages versus Web Sites

A very close second to the question – “Do I need a website?” is “I have a Facebook page – that’s enough for me”. I disagree, for a few reasons that I’ll detail below. 1) As previously mentioned, having a … Continue reading

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Aug 22
2011

Small Business – Big Presence

There’s a big difference between having a website and having an online presence. So what is an online presence? At its most basic, an online presence is simply is being able to be found, whether business or individual, through an … Continue reading

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