Using the WordPress Import / Export tool

The WordPress Import / Export tool is a great feature already integrated into WordPress that has been around for quite a while now. If you are not already aware of it’s capability, or even that it exists, then read on! The Import / Export Tool is a great way of importing from existing WordPress sites, […]

What Skills Do You Need To Be A Web Designer

1. HTML – Having a good understanding of HTML, XHTML etc is fundamental in Website Design, and almost becomes second nature to more experienced Website Design professionals. Although this is regarded as the easiest of web technologies, it almost becomes the most essential. 2. CSS – Ability to represent your design using as CSS wherever possible will reduce your overall […]

Social Media Marketing for Small Business

The vast majority of small businesses make use of social media as a marketing tool, but only a small proportion of them do so with maximum effectiveness. A recent study found that while more than half of consumers communicate with businesses using social media, only 8 percent were satisfied with the interactions. If you want […]

How to add your business to Google maps

If you’ve ever used Google Maps to help you navigate your way around an unfamiliar area, you’ll know how useful it can be. What you may not realise is that Google Maps is also an extremely powerful marketing tool for small and medium businesses. Not only will a listing here ensure customers have access to […]

5 Things to Consider Before Starting a Business

No one launches a business with anything other than an expectation of enormous success in mind, but the sad reality is that three out of every four startups fail in their first three years. The classic adage – prior planning prevents poor performance – is rarely truer than when applied to the world of business. […]

5 Marketing Strategies to Kickstart Your Start-up Business

Whether you are in the business of peddling products, selling services or delivering information, the right marketing strategy is essential if you want to give your business the best chance of success. For start-ups, the challenge is even greater as, without a steady flow of income from existing customers, it’s difficult to quantify the right […]

How Much Does a Web Site Cost?

If you’re considering creating a space for yourself online, whether that be to make your voice heard through a blog or video series, to promote your business or other enterprise, or simply to make money selling products through an online store, you’ll naturally want to know how much it will all set you back initially. […]

How to Increase Web Traffic for Free

Increasing traffic is something our Search Engine Optimisation West Midlands team specialise in. You can spend countless hours making your web page the most professional, sleek and modern version of itself that it can possibly be, but this won’t do you much good if you don’t know how to get it visible to an audience […]

What is WordPress and How to Use It

A dedicated website is a valuable resource to have, and can have a range of practical applications whatever your exact interests are; perhaps you want to use it to host your blog, or promote and raise awareness for your business, or start selling a product that you make. Whatever the reason, making use of the […]