Public Speaking: How to prepare for a 10 minute talk about your business

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For most people, public speaking is right up there with heights, spiders and death as one of the greatest fears we have. In fact, it is commonly held to be our number one fear. However, preparing for a 10 minute talk about your business is really no different to preparing for a one on one sales meeting.

Features & Benefits: Sell the Sizzle, Not the Sausage!

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When I’m with a client discussing the design of their new website, I often talk about selling the “sizzle”, not …

Email Marketing Tips for Christmas Promotions

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Email marketing leading up to Christmas is a great way to create planned purchases in your customers’ minds before the real Xmas rush starts. This article offers a few email marketing tips to get the best results possible!

How to Remove Browser Toolbars You Don’t Want!

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Toolbars slow your computer down, can cause crashes and are sometimes a real security risk. This article explains the problems and how to remove browser toolbars you don’t want.

Search Engine Optimisations Scams to Watch Out For

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With Google making more and more changes to the way they rank website search results, it is no longer business as usual in the search engine optimisation (SEO) world. You can’t get away with dodgy SEO tactics, such as buying 10,000 links from link farms. Don’t get caught out by low quality work or SEO scams!

Domain Name Ownership – Who Owns Yours?

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Domain Name Ownership can be a real minefield. This article provides an overview of how ownership of a domain name should be recorded and what you can do about it if you have problems with your domains.

Good Web Designers in New Zealand – How to find one

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Finding a good web designer is hard! We rescue a lot of our customers from what their previous web designers have done to their websites. Here’s a few tips on how to find a good web designer in New Zealand. This article includes a list of questions you can ask to find a good web designer.

How much does a Mobile Website Cost?

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Mobile Website Cost depends on what you want to do with your website and what your starting point is. How old is your website? How was it built? Who built it? Here’s a simple guide for what to expect.

Click to Call Mobile Websites: Why it’s a “must have” feature

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Mobile websites are on the rise but very few of them seem to include a “click to call” function.

This is an amazingly effective feature to have on your website. It generates enquiries and improves conversions as you are getting the opportunity to engage more with the customer than via an email.

How Banning Lesbians Can Ruin Your Online Reputation

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Online reputation is a funny thing. A few glowing reviews can make you look like a hero or a villan. Here’s a true story about a real incident that damaged a businesses online reputation and how you could handle it if it happens to you.