The hard work of being a hyphenated business

Do you own website name with a hyphen in the middle of it? Did you know how much work you’re creating for yourself and your customers? Learn from the mistakes of others in this blog post looking at the trouble with hyphenated business names.

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Password Protecting Pages Instantly

I'm surprised more people aren't aware of password protection of pages in Wordpress! It's so simple, maybe people overlook it because they aren't keen to click around their site. Adding a 'private page' to Wordpress is simple. Here's how you do it: - To the right of...

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On Rules…

We stopped playing by the rules a while ago and just started going, what the hell. Everything is falling apart around us, why not just trust our instincts, trust the creativity of the team. And make sure everybody's having fun and working hard, but also know that...

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Local Social Media training in Wells?

If you wanted Social Media Training for your business or project, for personal or professional use in Wells, Somerset or the South West, where would you look? I decided to do a quick search on Google and see what could be found. Businesses all over the South West,...

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Is This A Spam Comment?

Sometimes you will get a comment on your blog like the one below: ------------------------------ New comment on your post "SEO: youtube videos - getting more hits." Author : ewaikuai.com (IP: 142.91.79.47 , 142.91.79.47.rdns.ubiquity.io) E-mail : april.vaught@zoho.com...

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What Online Services Should I Pay For?

If you're starting off on-line, it's good to know what you should pay for and what you should use for free. Here's my guide: Website: Wordpress My favourite is Wordpress and for newbs a free wordpress.com account is the way to go. It allows you to play and figure...

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New Blog? Now What? It's Not About You!

I come across this time and time again. People get a new blog and are lost about what to put on it. Invariably it ends up becoming another 'broadcast' channel which is dull to enjoy, difficult to write and a buried page of their site which no-one ever reads. How can...

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Is it worth buying a touchscreen laptop?

Yes. I've bought a Sony Vaio touchscreen laptop - after a lot of research and button pressing in showrooms -  and have used the machine for long enough to give a good opinion of it: the touchscreen rocks. Assuming you've used a touchscreen-anything for long enough, I...

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Timing Social Media

Facts we should all be aware of direct from http://blog.kissmetrics.com/: Twitter: Tweet for retweets around 5pm; average CTR – between 1-4 times per hour; highest CTR at midweek & weekends between noon-6pm Facebook: Shares peak on Saturday, Noon sharing once...

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