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by Jo Shaer, on June 30, 2013

[question ask="I really need a tutorial about the difference between posting on my biz page and personal pages, and the differences between sharing, like, commenting, and any other responses. I …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jo Shaer, on June 29, 2013

facebook questions and offersFacebook are fiddling again! Apparently Facebook Questions and Offers will be going... Well that's what Hubspot announced in a blog post recently. Facebook Questions will be asked …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jon Law, on June 27, 2013

Feedburner RSS Feeds on Wordpress A great way to get readers to subscribe to your Wordpress content is through RSS feeds and a great way to get readers to subscribe …

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Topics:WordpressWeb DesignWordpress TutorialsFeedburner on WordpressFeedburner RSS

by Jo Shaer, on June 26, 2013

I woke up this morning to find my first email in my Facebook inbox. Now this is rather odd because I have deliberately not set up an email address with …

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by Jo Shaer, on June 25, 2013

wordpress images an error occurred in the upload, please try again laterWordpress image upload issues The site I am working on was set up by another developer and we have …

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Topics:Web DesignWordpress Tutorials

by Jo Shaer, on June 24, 2013

youtube matched third party content I made the mistake of choosing the default tune for my recent Animoto video. It took me about an hour to prepare the video and …

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Topics:YouTube

by Jo Shaer, on June 21, 2013

Using the Facebook Business Page Dashboard Using the dashboard for your Facebook business page effectively is very important. If you want to be able to see it, you need to …

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Topics:FacebookSocial Media For Business

by Jo Shaer, on June 20, 2013

On 26 May 2011, British companies were given 12 months to adopt an EU directive on what information they can store about visitors to their websites. It's part of the …

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Topics:pop-upsEU-cookiesMobile Website Design

by Jo Shaer, on June 19, 2013

Topics:Mobile MarketingMobile Phones

by Jo Shaer, on June 18, 2013

hashtags on facebook2013 UPDATE Hashtags on Facebook sprang to life last week as the social media platform finally embraced them with gusto. They even have their own little moniker to …

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Topics:FacebookSEO For Businesshashtags on facebookhashtag on facebookLocal SEOhashtag facebook

by Jo Shaer, on June 17, 2013

I have started to receive invitations to connect on LinkedIn with businesses who are using personal profiles designed for individuals. It's just like with Facebook, where businesses break Facebook's terms …

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Topics:LinkedIn

by Jo Shaer, on June 15, 2013

I just don't understand Bing in the UK - they have this huge opportunity to compete with Google and they shoot themselves in the foot by handing over control to …

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Topics:Local Business MarketingLocal SEO

by Jo Shaer, on June 14, 2013

It's all incredibly confusing at the moment here in the UK when it comes to Google's Local listings - previously known as Google Places. There are Google Places pages that …

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Topics:GoogleGoogle Places

by Jo Shaer, on June 13, 2013

Earlier this year, I loved the social media element of BBC's drama, Last Tango in Halifax, as well as the story and acting. As Simon Usborne in the Independent pointed …

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by Jo Shaer, on June 12, 2013

Google Places - We Currently Do Not Support This Location See the two screenshots of a Google Places dashboard? This is what business owners dread to see. When they look …

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Topics:GoogleGoogle Places

by Jo Shaer, on June 11, 2013

Steve Dickinson asked recently • Hi Jo, Many of the people in my network are my local 'networking buddies'. As you specialise in Search Engine Optimisation based on geographical location, …

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Topics:Search Engine Optimisation

by Jo Shaer, on June 10, 2013

There was lots of outrage in the news over the last few days about PRISM - the Planning Tool for Resource Integration, Synchronization and Management. The Washington Post last week …

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Topics:social media

by Jo Shaer, on June 9, 2013

My designer, Tay, introduced me to a new phrase today - TL;DR. It is short for Too Long; Didn't Read. According to Wikipedia, traditionally, the phrase too long; didn't read …

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Topics:Web DesignGoogle Adwords

by Jon Law, on June 8, 2013

People can get quickly annoyed by the changes that Facebook implement, they do seem to like change for the sake of change. Today I noticed a little change that is …

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Topics:Facebookpersonal profilefloating menudrop down menusFacebook changes

by Jo Shaer, on June 8, 2013

Working Your Facebook Timeline - Different Content Types and Features. Status updates, Photos, Videos, Offers, Events, Questions and Milestones. Highlight, Pin and Unpin And the power of calls to action …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jo Shaer, on June 7, 2013

Since I first saw a post about Like Farms on Facebook, I've become more and more conscious of the number of status updates that my friends are sharing which instruct …

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Topics:FacebookSocial Media For Business

by Jo Shaer, on June 6, 2013

A couple of questions from David about how Google decides which results to publish when a search is made. A client in a particular town is seeking my service and …

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Topics:Search Engine OptimisationSocial Media and SEOGoogle Adwords

by Jo Shaer, on June 6, 2013

I found another new feature on Google this week - the ability to log in as one gmail account and then add others so you can be logged in to …

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Topics:GoogleGoogle Places

by Jo Shaer, on June 4, 2013

Emily Wilding Davison's family Grave by johndal, on FlickrOn 4th June 1913, Emily Wilding Davison went under the railings at the Epsom Derby and collided with Anmer, the horse belonging …

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Topics:women in business

by Jo Shaer, on June 3, 2013

Facebook seemed a little lacklustre this week in its ability to stop pages about the abuse of women. Users took matters into their own hands by making their feelings know …

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by Jo Shaer, on June 2, 2013

It's 60 years today since HM The Queen was officially made the leader of her Family Firm. She followed a traditional ceremony to please the old guard but, during her …

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Topics:women in business

by Jo Shaer, on June 2, 2013

I love exclamation marks! Or exclamation points as our American cousins call them! So, the latest study by Dan Zarella on their use and effect on Twitter had me intrigued …

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Topics:TwitterLocal Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on June 1, 2013

Why would you unlike on Facebook? It is still the case that you can only like 5000 Pages in total on Facebook. You might want to have a clear out …

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Topics:Facebook

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