Our Digital Marketing & Website Blog

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    How much should I pay for web hosting?

    If you're looking to start a new business, develop a new website, or even upgrade your current website to a new one; this is a question I'm sure you're wondering about. Some hosting companies advertise cheap prices for $5 - $20 per month that do not include everything you'll need, so it can be difficult to make accurate comparisons and have all the information. Other providers have web hosting plans that include bundled services and features that may be more expensive when compared to other...  Read More...

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    How to Beat Your Competitor's Rankings with More Comprehensive Content

    Check out the video below by Rand from Moz, who makes a compelling argument for having more complete content on your website. When making a blog post or article, here's why and how you should try to answer all of the questions your reader may have!   Read More...

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    New CMS Features: Recycle Bin, Code Element, Calendar

    We recently released new features and enhancements to our Mango River CMS (content management system). If you have a website with us using the system, all these come included with your existing monthly hosting fee.A complete list of these features and enhancements is included at the end of this post, but here are some highlights!Recycle Bin and Admin ToolbarUnlike before, deleting a page or an element on a page no longer deletes it forever. Now when one is deleted it is saved for 30 days in the ...  Read More...

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    New Social Media Services and September Special!

    Social media is a fantastic way to market your company but finding the time to write content for Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn can be really time consuming.Time is precious when you are running a company and we have a solution that will save you time.Our social media content writing service will get you tweeting, posting and updating like a pro! You can log into our easy to use dashboard and review a week's worth of content at a time and then get back to running your business safe in ...  Read More...

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    How to Appear in Google's Answer Boxes

    Ever wonder about all those different search results areas on Google.... and more importantly, how you an get your business to show up in them?This video from Rand at Moz explains how to appear in one of them you may have seen.... Google's 'answer box' featured snippet. This is something any business owner can do, without already having a page ranking high in Google for a traditional search result listing.   Read More...

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    How Mike Lee went from zero … to half a billion dollars

    Interesting story on how brothers Mike and Albert Lee grew their business, the MyFitnessPal app, from nothing 10 years ago into a half a billion dollar business. Really astounding. You can also see the video on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g1vjIpPmMlo&feature=youtu.be   Read More...

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    The Impact of Tone of Voice on Users

    Really good article from Kate Meyer with Nielsen Norman Group on how the tone of voice impacts those visiting your website. It provides a great way of easily determining what come dimensions make up your tone, and how you should consider positioning yourself. Experiments show that a casual, conversational, and enthusiastic tone usually works best, but you need to consider your business and audience.The Impact of Tone of Voice on Users   Read More...

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    How House of Fraser is making live chat a key pillar of customer engagement

    This post from ClickZ talks about the success House of Fraser has had with live chat, a service we really believe in for small businesses. Nice insight on their strategy of using it to help customers and increase their engagement with them, which correspondingly leads to more customers satisfaction and higher average sales. How House of Fraser is making live chat a key pillar of customer engagement     Read More...

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    Linking Internally and Externally from Your Site

    The following video from Rand Fishkin helps you link to other websites (and your own) with confidence! This is really helpful, as Google can penalise your website for some link practices, and reward you for others. If you have a website and care about getting found online, you should give this a view!   Read More...

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    3 Tactics That'll Make Writing Tighter as Easy as 1-2-3

    Want to improve your writing for the web? This article by Ronell Smith helps those that are trying to improve their writing, especially for website blog posts! He suggests three good tips for more quick and concise writing.   Read More...

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