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by Jo Shaer, on February 27, 2014

A feature of Twitter that has been on the rise recently has been Twitter Chats aka Twitter Live Chats which appear as #TownHour. What is Twitter Chat For Towns? These …

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Topics:TwitterHow To/Tips

by Jon Law, on February 26, 2014

Why Twitter Lists? Twitter lists are an essential feature once you have followed more than about 20 people. You simply have to organise them in some meaningful way. Otherwise you …

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by Jo Shaer, on February 24, 2014

[question ask="Jo, I just ran up a £1500 debt on my credit card using Google's Pay Per Click. Do you offer some basic Adwords training so I can stop this …

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Topics:Google Adwords

by Jo Shaer, on February 23, 2014

On the most recent edition of Dragon's Den on the BBC, there was a business woman dressed very smartly and doing a fantastic pitch for investment. But the camera seemed …

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Topics:women in business

by Jo Shaer, on February 22, 2014

[question ask="If I search on Twitter for the same word or phrase with or without a hashtag, won't it bring up the same answers?"][/question] A question which rather threw me …

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by Jo Shaer, on February 21, 2014

It's quite hard to remember the Google Adwords character limits so I thought I would write a little blog post as a reminder. Hopefully this is something that will help …

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Topics:Google Adwords

by Jo Shaer, on February 20, 2014

Back in 2013, transferring the registrant of a .co.uk was much more complicated. A client had asked us for help with changing the name of the registrant. The limited company was …

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Topics:Webmistress HostingSmall Business

by Jon Law, on February 19, 2014

Valentine's Day brought a boom in traffic due to a vegan Twitter celebrity retweet, i.e. plant powered ultra-athlete Rich Roll, to be precise. While most welcome it was quite surprising …

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Topics:FacebookTwitterWordpressstats boomGoogle Analyticswordpress statsWordpress.comtwitter celebrity

by Jo Shaer, on February 18, 2014

It was an interesting day. Browsing status updates on LinkedIn, I came across a picture of a lion which was accompanied by the slogan Get 30,000 LinkedIn Connections Super Fast! …

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Topics:LinkedIn

by Jon Law, on February 17, 2014

This is a Valentines Day love experience... well kinda. It's definitely a story of some unexpected Twitter love that happened on Valentine's Day. It highlights the scope Twitter has to …

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Topics:TwitterWordpressinfluencerwordpress statsjetpacktwitter celebrity

by Jo Shaer, on February 16, 2014

UPDATED FOR 2014. Of course, Google Plus finally started to make the platform easier to use recently. If you hover over your picture at the top right of your navigation …

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by Jo Shaer, on February 15, 2014

[question ask="I have set up my Shortstack tab to collect email addresses and add them to a dedicated list on Mailchimp. I have set up Mailchimp to tell me if …

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Topics:Email

by Jo Shaer, on February 14, 2014

The lovely Philippa from Flora's Gardens was having some training on Facebook. She didn't want to have an active personal profile but she did want to be able to upload …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jo Shaer, on February 13, 2014

Further to our posts on how to change the registrant of a .co.uk website, here's another question that has come up from clients. What happens if your domain lists someone …

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Topics:Webmistress HostingSmall Business

by Jo Shaer, on February 11, 2014

Since the announcement that Twitter was showing images in their newsfeed , it has become common place. But not if you don't know how! If you upload an image to …

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by Jo Shaer, on February 10, 2014

Many co-workers share a Google Calendar so they can both see what the other one is up to and synchronise to ensure there is adequate cover for telephones. Dr Jon …

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Topics:How To/TipsSmall Business

by Jo Shaer, on February 8, 2014

[question ask="Jo, we can't get our new email address to send or receive through Windows Live Mail 2012. But our old one still works fine. What's going on?"][/question] I dread …

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by Jo Shaer, on February 7, 2014

Even if you're determined to use Facebook only for your business, you still need to have created a personal profile. From there you create your Facebook business page. But you …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jon Law, on February 5, 2014

Ever since the Google penalty began, there have been emails asking for links to be removed from decent sites. This is usually due to panic setting in. A Google penalty …

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Topics:GoogleMatt CuttsGoogle penaltyTwit TVGoogle penalty recovery emails

by Jo Shaer, on February 4, 2014

Back in February 2013, we wrote a post on why buying backlinks was bad. On June 16 2013, Google updated its ranking advice: It used to say: “In general, webmasters …

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Topics:Search Engine OptimisationSEO For Business

by Jo Shaer, on February 3, 2014

At Lollipop Local, we've been building simple tab apps to go under the cover image on your Facebook page for over a year now. When you are on your PC …

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