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29th October 2017
Free website and email for Tamworth business start-ups

Free website and email for Tamworth business start-ups

Inspired by a local business event that celebrated the achievements of Tamworth business and community projects, we want to give back to the community by creating a package that contains everything a new business start-up will need to get their business up and running online completely free of charge for the first year.... read the rest »
27th September 2016
What do you do if your perfect domain name is already taken?

What do you do if your perfect domain name is already taken?

You’ve come up with that slightly ironic and amusing business name, the name that easily identifies your business, and the name that garners some respect in the industry. You decide to purchase the obvious dream domain name choice, but it’s already been purchased (although not necessarily in use), nightmare, what can you do? Find out from our 3 simple tips for altering the domain name to one that is available... read the rest »
23rd August 2016
How does SEO relate to my website design?

How does SEO relate to my website design?

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) determines how much your website gets favoured by the big guy in the website world, Google. But how exactly do your website and SEO work together, do they both affect each other?... read the rest »
23rd May 2016
How email marketing can help your business

How email marketing can help your business

There are lots of numbers thrown around about how effective email marketing is in terms of ROI and sales, but it’s pretty fair to say that it’s a productive and effective form of marketing. Email marketing can come in a number of forms, most people are aware of the e-newsletter, but there are other ways you can use email marketing to boost your business... read the rest »
26th April 2016
Your definitive guide to: WordPress

Your definitive guide to: WordPress

Most people who have some knowledge of websites and the building/management process will have heard of WordPress. WordPress is an open-source content management system (CMS), so supports the creation, management, organising, publishing, editing and deletion of website content from one central dashboard... read the rest »
19th April 2016
Your definitive guide to: Magento

Your definitive guide to: Magento

Magento is one of a number of open-source application to help build your website. They specialise in providing the tools to create a fully integrated online store, so keep reading on if your business needs or has an eCommerce requirement... read the rest »
15th March 2016
Why should I choose an agency to develop my WordPress website?

Why should I choose an agency to develop my WordPress website?

This is a question we hear quite often, why should I pay a team of developers to build a WordPress website for me when I can do it myself? When getting your business online, you're probably looking to save as much money as possible, so opting for a free version of WordPress can seem tempting. In this guide we'll explain why choosing to get your WordPress solution developed by an agency (us, of course!) will get you much better results than going it alone... read the rest »
16th February 2016
Should I use a free website builder?

Should I use a free website builder?

Many online platforms are giving lots of people who wouldn’t traditionally have had the skills or expertise to set up their own websites. And a lot of the time you can find lots of promises that you can set up your website for free... read the rest »
12th January 2016
Which hosting plan is right for my website?

Which hosting plan is right for my website?

Once you’ve chosen the domain name for your website, the next step is to sort out your website’s hosting. If you’re not sure what this is, you can compare it to having a space hired to put your desks and staff in, and a sign hanging above the door on the outside... read the rest »
29th December 2015
New Year refresh for your website

New Year refresh for your website

The new year isn’t just time for you to make personal resolutions, you can use it as an excuse to make a fresh start or freshen up all sorts of things, your website being one.... read the rest »
10th November 2015
How good is your website?

How good is your website?

We’ve spent a lot of time talking about individual components of your website such as home pages, responsive design, SEO and landing pages and we also gave you a spring clean checklist. So now that we’re heading towards the end of the year, it’s about time to evaluate how good your website really is... read the rest »
28th July 2015
7 reasons people leave your website quickly

7 reasons people leave your website quickly

Once people are on your website, you need to convince them quickly that there are lots of reasons for them to stay and browse, or you need to convert them into a customer quickly. But is your bounce rate high, are people leaving your site quickly or is your conversion rate lower than you’d like? Read on to find out if you’re making any of these fatal errors to make people leave your website quickly... read the rest »
21st July 2015
How much should a website cost?

How much should a website cost?

Hopefully if you work with a reliable and trustworthy website designer (we'd like to think we could be counted as that) then you will be paying a fair fee for your site. However, for budgeting purposes and so that you can work out if what you’re being offered is a good deal, it’s helpful to understand the costs related to building a website before you start... read the rest »
5th May 2015
Customer reviews: how to make them work for your business

Customer reviews: how to make them work for your business

You can’t avoid it, everyone and everything is online. And that means that your customers aren’t writing you letters or sending you faxes (although they might be, I know I’ve had some), they’re contacting you online where the whole world can easily see what they have to say about you... read the rest »
20th April 2015
Get your website squeaky clean with our spring clean checklist

Get your website squeaky clean with our spring clean checklist

The sun has got his hat on, the days are getting longer and British Summer time is well underway! During this time of year you might be in the midst of an April spring clean, getting rid of the clothes you don’t wear any more, doing some DIY or getting the garden ready for some BBQ action. Have you thought about doing the same for your website?... read the rest »
24th March 2015
Will your website be mobile friendly before 21st April?

Will your website be mobile friendly before 21st April?

Every year Google makes hundreds of changes to it’s search algorithm. While most of these changes are minor things that don’t really trouble most websites, Google have rolled out a big update that’s scheduled for 21st April and it will affect search results in a very significant way... read the rest »