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Posting most weeks, please beware we sometimes get a little off the marketing topic but there is always something new here to help the small business website owner.

 


 

My website is down – what do I do?
General - Websites
By Rusty / July 13, 2020

My website is down – what do I do?

Step One - Check connection. Let’s start at the very basic level of your own system - “Have you tried turning it off and on again?”. Your problem may stem from the fact that your computer (and network) don’t have access to the internet and there is an issue with...

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A website launch is only the beginning…
General - Websites, General Business, Site Traffic and Google, Website Content
By Rusty / July 6, 2020

A website launch is only the beginning…

One of the biggest mistakes that a new website owner can make is to assume that once the launch of their site has taken place, the hard work is over. Yes – their business now has an online presence, but without further attention and work on their site, the full...

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The Essential Checklist for creating a business website that works.
General - Websites, Site Traffic and Google, Website Content
By Rusty / June 29, 2020

The Essential Checklist for creating a business website that works.

Did you know that 48% of customers will stop considering your business if you don’t have a website? * *Telstra A website is a key part of business marketing and should be at the core of your business’ online presence. Social Media is fine up to a point, but online-savvy...

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Give your website a boost by checking these five statistics.
General - Websites, Site Traffic and Google, Website Content
By Rusty / June 22, 2020

Give your website a boost by checking these five statistics.

Web statistics are often the forgotten element in a business website, yet they are key to whether the site succeeds or fail. By paying attention to the smallest of details, you will be able to adjust the operation of your site to ensure that you have the best chance of...

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How to make online sales with your existing website.
General - Websites, Site Traffic and Google
By Rusty / June 15, 2020

How to make online sales with your existing website.

In the current crisis, many small businesses have been forced to move online quickly and adapt to a whole new way of operating. Some, without websites, are trying to utilise their existing social media presence. However, with many other businesses doing the same thing, there is good chance that posts...

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My business has a brand new online store!<br>Now what?
General - Websites, Site Traffic and Google, Website Content
By Rusty / June 8, 2020

My business has a brand new online store!
Now what?

Although regional small businesses are slowly starting to move online, some still fail to grasp how different an online store is to a conventional ‘bricks and mortar’ site. With the latter, a physical site is set up that all passers-by can see it; both while it’s under construction and afterwards,...

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Five online actions that may help your local business through Covid-19.
By Rusty / June 1, 2020

Five online actions that may help your local business through Covid-19.

The coronavirus pandemic is affecting Australian small businesses in a multitude of ways. From a loss of physical traffic into stores right through to numerous people working from home, the situation is changing daily during the COVID-19 outbreak and businesses are adapting to survive. Below is an action plan of...

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