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3 ways to find free images

3 ways to find free images

Finding good images is something that everyone with an online presence needs to do. If you are lucky enough to have a natural flare for photography and a photogenic subject matter then you probably won't be needing stock photos but for the rest of us, we will need...

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Finding Fonts for your Business

When we think of branding the first thing we often think of is a logo or a colour but the font you use can also have a big effect on how people perceive your business. The art of creating fonts is known as typography. This is a useful thing to know because some tools...

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Chosing Your Brand Colours

In the same way that a logo can be instantly recognisable as part of your brand, the colours you use need to be the same across all areas of your business. You want your website colours to match your logo, social media headers, packaging, business cards and any other...

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3 Ways to Get A New Logo

A logo is a graphic that you use to help people recognise your brand. The most famous logos are known globally, even if the aren’t all there. Take a look at these examples as a reminder of how important a logo can be.It’s easy to get hung up on your logo when you...

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Email Marketing Glossary

Email Marketing Glossary

Email marketing is full of tension. Like many aspects of running your own business it requires you to wear many hats and use different business skills. To get your email marketing working you will need: - some marketing skills to understand what you should be putting...

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How to take payment on your website

Increasing numbers of  small businesses are looking to take payments online for the packages they offer. Many of these businesses will have a regular website rather than an ecommerce site and upgrading can be both expensive and time consuming. If you are looking for a...

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A love letter to MailerLite

A love letter to MailerLite

** Jargon Alert** I'm sorry but I've used some terms in this post that are a bit jargony.  I've also written a glossary that will help you understand them. If you are new to email marketing you might want to start by reading the glossary which you can find here...

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Websites created on my course

One of my favourite ways of working with people is through group online programmes. I've been doing this for several years, well before Covid-19 forced us online and find it works really well to get people up and running with a website they have full control over. The...

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