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What is Web Hosting?

What is web hosting? This is a question a lot of people have when they are starting to think about creating a website. When you start a business there are so many things that you have to work out. How to set up a website is one of them and then working out all the…

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How to Choose the Right Membership Site Platform for Your Membership – 5 steps

There are so many membership site platforms out there. Choosing the right platform for your membership is really important because once you have set up your membership it’s hard to switch over to another platform. It’s not impossible, it can be done, but it’s time consuming, can lead to tech headaches and your members will…

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How Will the iOS 15 Update Affect Your Email Tracking?

This might not be something you are even aware of yet but there is a new iOS 15 update. iOS is Apple’s operating system used on their phones and iPads. This new update allows users to say that they don’t want their emails to be tracked which means for anyone using email marketing systems, such…

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3 Ways to Stop Getting Overwhelmed by Website Tasks

We are a couple of months in to running our Ready Steady Websites® Mentoring Membership and we have realised that one of the reasons people stall in getting their website online or when trying to improve their website is because they are getting overwhelmed by website tasks. It may be that writing their copy seems…

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Creating Your Own Links Page Instead of Using Linktree

A lot of people have asked us recently about whether they should be using Linktree. It is a useful tool for some but if you have a website you should be creating your own links page and sending people directly to it on your own website, not using Linktree. Linktree Has Its Place Linktree is…

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How to Create a Website or Membership Site if You Aren’t Techy

We have a lot of conversations with people, which start off with them saying something like “I want to create a website but I’m not techy” or “I want to create a membership site, but I don’t know where to start”. We understand and that is where a lot of our members, who are creating…

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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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4 Things That are Stopping People from Moving Forward in Business.

We have been in business for 11 years, well 10 years and 11 months ish, at the time of writing this. Over those 11 years we have helped literally thousands of people with their website or membership site and had lots of interactions with people considering using us to help them create their site as…

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Are you doubling up on website tech and wasting your money?

We did a Facebook Live a couple of weeks ago where we discussed the website tech you need and don’t need. We see so many people doubling up on website tech and often on expensive technology which means they are wasting money and when you add up how much they are spending each month on…