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by Jo Shaer, on June 30, 2014

It's been a bad week for the Lollies when it comes to Facebook. First up, they decided to tell everyone that our website might be unsafe. Yup, even though we …

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Topics:FacebookLocal Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on June 28, 2014

So you've created your Twitter account and they've told you that you will get a confirmation email to the account you used to set up your new Twitter. But nothing …

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by Jo Shaer, on June 27, 2014

I really like what Ed Milliband was saying last week about changing the arrangements for Jobseeker Allowance so that it was paid to people who were training to acquire the …

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Topics:Small BusinessWomen and Small Business

by Jo Shaer, on June 26, 2014

One of my clients set up a Facebook ads account in US Dollars rather than British Pounds. We thought it would be easy to change this after completion of the …

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by Jo Shaer, on June 25, 2014

In the week that we put in our application to employ an apprentice, I began to feel a distinct sense of panic as I read the June/July edition of the …

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Topics:Small BusinessWomen and Small Business

by Jo Shaer, on June 24, 2014

This month's FSB Business Network magazine was interesting from several perspectives relating to our plans to employ an Apprentice from our friends at ITEC in Basildon. There was an article …

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Topics:Small BusinessWomen and Small Business

by Jo Shaer, on June 23, 2014

The latest news from Google world is the launch of Google My Business. This is the product that will replace both Google Places, Google Places For Business and Google Plus …

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Topics:GoogleGoogle PlacesGoogle My Business

by Jo Shaer, on June 21, 2014

My client just followed Facebook's instructions to change the currency on her Facebook Ad Account. They put this notification at the top of her page and also at the top …

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Topics:FacebookLocal Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on June 21, 2014

If you are a local business on Facebook, your customers will be able to leave Reviews of your business. How to leave a review on Facebook You should see the …

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Topics:FacebookLocal Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on June 20, 2014

[question ask="Hi Jo, I have created my facebook business page. Do I try and 'get friends'? Does it work the same way as personal facebook? Is it linked to my …

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Topics:FacebookLocal Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on June 16, 2014

Just what is Twitter? It was a question asked at my latest Tweeting 4 Twits training course last week. Well, Twitter is a way of communicating with people across the …

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Topics:Twitter

by Jo Shaer, on June 14, 2014

UPDATED FOR 2014 LAYOUT CHANGE - Log in to twitter.com. In the menu at the top of your Twitter profile, select Me How To Edit Your Twitter Profile 2014 Now, …

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by Jo Shaer, on June 14, 2014

Via: Great infographic from PowerFormula Do you know how to use LinkedIn for business? Come on our training course and find out what you need to do to use your …

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Topics:LinkedIn

by Jo Shaer, on June 12, 2014

Interesting question that came up in one of my training sessions on LinkedIn this week. "Can I make my LinkedIn profile invisible until I am happy to publish it?" Yes, …

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by Jo Shaer, on June 11, 2014

You can log into Foursquare using your Facebook or Twitter account. How do I add my business to Foursquare First you need to create a listing. Go to the business …

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by Jo Shaer, on June 10, 2014

If you work from home and want to hide your address so that it does not show on the internet, you can still show up in Google maps without revealing …

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Topics:GoogleGoogle Places

by Jo Shaer, on June 9, 2014

Facebook is currently rolling out the latest round of changes to personal timelines and also to business pages. You can find out more about how this affects your Facebook business …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jo Shaer, on June 8, 2014

Don't be afraid! Google Plus is actually very similar to Facebook in terms of how to use it. What's the difference between Facebook and Google Plus? So, what's the difference? …

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Topics:GoogleGoogle Places

by Jo Shaer, on June 7, 2014

UPDATED FOR JUNE 2014 I wanted to add an Admin to my Facebook business page so the easiest way is to find that person in the list of people who …

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Topics:FacebookLocal Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on June 7, 2014

How to leave Google Plus was a question that was asked in a variety of ways at our recent Google+ Training Workshop. So when you ask how to leave Google …

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Topics:Google

by Jo Shaer, on June 6, 2014

UPDATED FOR THE NEW GOOGLE MY BUSINESS LAUNCH Following on from our post on what type of Google+ page you need for your business, this is what you need to …

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Topics:GoogleGoogle Places

by Jo Shaer, on June 5, 2014

This came in to the Contact Form on our website. I would like to talk to you about seo for my some websites please call me as possible 0703 *** …

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Topics:Local Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on June 2, 2014

LinkedIn are rolling out their new layout in 2017. If your profile is using the new layout, please click here to learn how to remove your birthday from your profile …

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Topics:LinkedIn

by Jo Shaer, on June 2, 2014

Google+ Local or Google+ Business page is the question that caused the most problems during my first Google+ training course. And then Google decided to change Google Places/Plus Local to …

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Topics:GoogleGoogle Places

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