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11 Point Website Checklist

Do you think your website is up to scratch? Are you really happy with it? Are you sure that when you created your website it was awesome, but you’ve added so much to it that it might not be so clear now? Or are you the other way and haven’t touched it for years? Well,…

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5 Email Newsletter Content Ideas

One of the things we encourage everyone to be doing from their website is to build an email list to send out email newsletters to. You can do this through offering a free resource for them to sign up for, or suggesting they subscribe to your blog so they don’t miss out on a fantastic…

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How to Make People Take Action on Your Website

In last week’s blog post we introduced you to a live video we did alongside Yellow Tuxedo about how to make the most of your online presence and increase your leads and in today’s blog post we are talking about the second video we did in the series with them, which was, How to Make…

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2 Podcast Interviews with The Brand Lounge

Last month the two episodes of The Brand Lounge podcast that I featured on were released. In one, I discuss common website mistakes and in the other the Ready Steady Websites® brand journey. Common Website Mistakes You may have heard us talking about website mistakes a number of times before but this podcast interview adds…

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2 Live Workshops: Planning Your Website and Nurturing Your Website for Success

We teased this in our Monday email last week (if you aren’t on our email list subscribe to the blog and you will be!) but now we can tell you more. We have two fantastic free live workshops coming in July to help you with planning your website or if you already have one live,…

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3 Website Design Disasters to Avoid

We often get asked to take a look at someone’s website to offer feedback and sometimes we even offer because it’s nice to help where we can. Sometimes we are pleasantly surprised, there tends to be something we can feedback on and help with but we see some really well considered websites. At other times…

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The Top 3 Things You Want to Know More About Around Your Website

We have conversations with literally hundreds of small business owners on a regular basis, both our members and those who have used some of our free resources and often the same topics of discussion come up. We thought we would share the top three things that people want to know more about around their website.…

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3 Excuses For Not having an Email List That You Need to Stop Using

We still speak to far too many people who think that they don’t need an email list or that it’s too much work to set up and maintain and it won’t be worth it. Firstly, we think all businesses who want to grow need an email list. Secondly, it doesn’t have to be that much…

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Have You Met Chris and Jude?

Some of you may know us fairly well, some of you are maybe new to our world and haven’t met us at all. Whichever camp you fall into or if you’re in the middle, this is your chance to get to know us, Chris and Jude, a bit better. Meet Chris Job title: Co-Founder of…

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4 Ways You Could Be Using Testimonials More Effectively on Your Website

When someone has used your service or bought a product from you, do you ask for a testimonial or a review? If not, you should be. Using testimonials effectively is a great way to turn someone from interested in what you do into a paying client or customer. If you do ask for testimonials, are…