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31st October: Halloween (and the SATR Deadline!)

It’s that dreaded time of year… and no we don’t mean All Hallow’s Eve! 31st October is the SATR Deadline – but only if you’re completing a paper form. 261 more words


Self-Publishing with IngramSpark...or not

IngramSpark, probably the biggest print-on-demand publisher, has a facility right here in Melbourne .

“Yay! I can get copies of my books printed locally to save a huge amount on postage!” 278 more words


How to Win New Customers for Your Small Business Using Google AdWords

Customers, both current and future, are using Google everyday for one reason or another. It’s synonymous with the internet now and, due to it’s popularity, has a hefty part to play in the accessibility of your website. 804 more words

50 invoices

In March 2015 I started working as a freelancer. Today I sent off my 50th invoice. I felt like it was important to mark the occassion. 70 more words

Everyday Practices

7 Reasons Why Your Small Business Should Use Twitter

Long since has social media been exclusively for Justin Bieber fans and internet trolls. Although, like blogging, the business community belatedly warmed to it’s utility in generating brand awareness and driving sales – the likes of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram are now (and have been for some time) a staple for companies worldwide, and rightly so – with over 420 million people using Twitter in 2017, it’s a party you don’t want to miss. 689 more words

Why Trade Businesses Shouldn't Rely Solely On Word Of Mouth

Despite being human kind’s chief marketing tool for the past 100,000 years, word of mouth doesn’t quite cut it anymore as a sole strategy. It makes sense that up until recently-ish, smaller communities and less saturated industries lent better toward word of mouth as a means of spreading the word about your business. 702 more words


How To Use Google To Attract Customers To Your Website

So you’ve got your shiny new website up and running. It looks great. The content is pure gold. But you don’t seem to be setting the internet on fire just yet? 730 more words