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For Small Business Owners

Why Use WordPress For Small Business?

WordPress for small business

Why Use WordPress For Small Business There are an increasing number of website platforms available, this makes choosing the right one for your business confusing. Finding a user friendly platform that with a wide range of plugin options and themes isn’t as hard as you think. WordPress for small business is the only way to …
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Open Site Explorer – What Does It All Mean?

How to use OSE Inbound LInks BOx

I recently did 600 keyword reports for the Australian women’s business network Like Minded Bitches Drinking Wine – aka LMBDW.  LMBDW is a group of female entrepreneurs in both start ups and more established businesses.  Needless to say, 600 reports trigger a lot of questions.  Open Site Explorer came up. After recommending Mozbar and Open Site Explorer …
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The quick way to tell if you’ve been whacked by the pop-up penalty

Whack a Mole Pop Up Penalty Diagnosis

Ok so it’s early days so it’s hard for website owners to determine if they’ve been hit by the pop-up penalty.  It’s too soon for conclusive evidence BUT this is a quick and dirty way to keep one eye on it!  (Learn more about the penalty) Using Google Analytics 101 The quickest, easiest way to …
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What Makes Good Quality Content (And How To Avoid Cowboys)

Quality Content Writers can make a massive difference to your business

Content writers – they’re everywhere right?  Everyone who ever did an arts degree is now calling themselves Australian content writers.  So what makes quality content writers as opposed to the wannabes? A quality content writer attracts audiences with unique, informative, engaging writing that also satisfies search engine best practices.   Great  website writing isn’t about …
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Preparing for Christmas as a Retailer

We all know that Christmas is usually a retailer’s busiest time – whether you own an online store or a shopfront, you will no doubt be working right up until Christmas Eve, helping out those last minute customers. Here is a timeline we have put together to help you prepare in advance and hopefully avoid …
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Putting the CRM into ChRistMas

CRM Christmas

Putting the CRM into ChRistMas Ho ho ho and a bottle of rum….that’s right isn’t it? Christmas is here again and it’s the time of year when people feel a little more generous, a little more giving and have a little more faith in human kind (except when in shopping centre car parks apparently). So, …
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That Time I Needed A Publicist Stat… And How To Nail Social Media Sales Conversions

How to get social media sales conversions for your B2B Biz and how not to!

You know how it happens.  When you need a publicist, it’s often at really short notice and it’s always when your usual publicist is off climbing some exotic mountain or in the middle of some massive PR campaign.  Always.  Never simple.  I had a need.  I had a need clearly not being met.  This is …
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Six Million in Grants for Queensland Small Business

Small Business Grants

The State Government has announced $6 million in grants for Queensland small business to increase their digital presence.  The money will be used to help business to get educated on digital marketing and make their mark in search results and on social media.  A whopping 55% of Queensland small businesses are not yet online and many that …
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Get More Comments on Facebook

Get more comments on facebook

Get More Comments on Facebook Start up struggling with FB? Click here. With Facebook Edgerank Algorithm updates turning busy pages into ghost towns, eliciting comments is just about the only way to grow your FB  reach.  Talk About Creative is here to share our top tips to help you get more comments on Facebook! First, …
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How to Navigate the Facebook Branded Content Minefield

Facebook branded content rules – holy mother of pearl – what a complicated mess they’ve made of sponsored posts.  If you’re a business or community owner nurturing your network via Facebook, the rules have changed… substantially. Facebook Branded Content is, in a nutshell “Content originating from page owner that features third party products, brands or sponsors …
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