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Queenslanders: Get A FREE Digital Marketing Strategy!

The Queensland Government Home Based Business Grant is now open for applications.  The applications will be dealt with on a first come, first served basis so don’t muck about!  The grant is delivered in two parts (read more here)- the first is full funding of a strategic part of your business to the value of …
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Does Professional Digital Marketing Apply To Your Profession?

Professional Digital Marketing for Microbusiness

“I suck at SEO and digital marketing in general.”  We hear it every single day from  micro-business owners and bloggers. Despite “sucking” their blogs thrive, the customers pour in, they’re so busy that they’re talking to us about helping with the nuts and bolts of their business.  Meanwhile other business owners are complaining about the …
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Bloggers: SEO is Not a Four Letter Word!

Bloggers: SEO is Not a Four Letter Word There’s nothing like a copious amounts of well written and interesting content to attract a search engine and yet, bloggers turn their backs on SEO? For some bloggers, SEO is a four letter word, a dirty, low down trick that denigrates the credibility, heart and soul of …
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Viral Content Study – What is it ACTUALLY worth?

viral content that is also "on brand" is the shortcut to long term growth

We studied viral content for a month… the results will surprise you! How do I get content to go viral?  My content went viral but I didn’t see any extra sales!  How do I make the most of viral content?  The illusive process of making content get shared far and wide, to the right people …
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Home Based Business Grants – Key Information

$5K for Queensland Start Ups - Queensland Government Start Up Grant

The Queensland Government has launched  Home Based Business Grants targeting stay at home parents who’d like to set up a small, work at home business.  The grant will help parents with an existing small business or blog, and those with big ideas for a start up.  Ready to claim your grant already?  Get started in …
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Are You a Social Criminal? Social Media Laws in Australia

Ignored Australian Laws on Social Media Co-written by practicing lawyer, Kim Davies.   On social media, laws don’t really apply right?  If the goal of the marketer is to have her intellectual property shared, then how is sharing it against the law?  The truth is, Australian law is ill-equipped to deal with this new world …
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Facebook’s New “At-A-Glance Insights” is Awesome!

At A Glance Insights on Facebook

Facebook Insights is Finally Easier for Page Owners! Facebook Insights is currently rolling out “at-a-glance” view for page owners.  You’ll be able to see exactly how well each post performed in relation to your average post performance on organic posts.  This means no more “doing the maths” when trying to understand your audience, it’s all there …
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5 Hacks For Keyword Research – One Minute Reads

Talk About Creative Brisbane Quick Answers

5 Hacks For Quickly Grabbing Keyword Ideas Doing full keyword research on every single blog post or product will make you sad, tired and over it. For small pages like individual products or blogs, here are a couple of quick hacks for grabbing a keyword to use: 1. Go to Google and start typing a …
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Brisbane Blogger Meet Up at The Greek Club

Blogger Meet Up at The Greek Club - Catering wtih Cakes and COffee

***Update*** Because networking is such a “scary” experience for introverted bloggers, we’ve asked Trish Springsteen, a professional public speaking coach to come along and give us a quick guide to making the most of networking events.  Trish works with athletes and bloggers suddenly “thrust into the limelight” who are terrified of doing public appearances.  She seems …
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How Much Is a Facebook Like Worth? Here’s How to Work It Out!

SEO and social media consultants

How much is a Facebook Like worth? Social Media Managers – Here’s How to Prove Your Worth! How much is a Facebook like worth? You may have seen a flat $1 answer to this timeless question around on the web. The answer isn’t that simple. The answer is about getting your client’s accounts department to …
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