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Why Your Small Business Needs a Twitter Account

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. 688 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. 703 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? 733 more words


How to Start Your Business: Registering & Trademarking

Starting a business can be daunting and confusing.  This blog post will explain how to register your business (if you need to; more on that in a bit….) and trademark your business name/logo to stop others from copying it or using it. 383 more words

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What is a Sole Trader - Leigh Barker MWC Group

Where an individual operates a business as the sole person they are
generally referred to as a sole trader.

Becoming a sole trader is the simple and relatively inexpensive. 271 more words

How to Avoid the Common Mistakes When Buying a New Website

By now we all know that a professional web presence is an essential requirement for gaining new customers, establishing credibility and fostering client relationships. For most small and medium-sized enterprises the easiest and most cost-effective place to start on this particular journey is with a website builder service, a great shortcut to an established online presence, that can save you time and untold tech headaches. 675 more words

The Value of Customer Reviews on Your Website

If you have ever worked in retail or hospitality then the saying ‘the customer is always right’ probably sends a faint shudder down your spine, but, whether you like it or not, a business naturally relies on the recommendation (and criticism) of it’s patrons. 599 more words