According to a report from eMarketer, marketers will spend more than $2 billion this year on social media marketing campaigns. But it may be surprising news for small business owners that direct mail campaigns might better help them boost sales. Read More
It's business as usual for online discount coupon service Vouchermate despite the company being in liquidation, its radio station partner MediaWorks says. Vouchermate called in the liquidators on Christmas Eve but the site remains operational and customers continue to be served, says MediaWorks Radio chief executive Sussan Turner. Read More
When a small business has a minimal budget for promotional activity, a press release campaign is often the most effective and cheapest answer to their needs. With an SEO based PR Campaign you are targeting buyers who are, or would be, interested in your products or services. This strategy can provide a considerable platform that will let you reach a wide online community through effective SEO str Read More
Developing a marketing plan, business plan, sales plan or social media strategy is easy.
Following through on those plans is the hard part. Read More
If you have a website, you have most likely already come across an SEO sales pitch. Here are 6 to stay away from. Read More

If you are a GMail user you’ve probably noticed Google’s highly relevant ads running in and around your emails. For example, if someone sends you some information about a new car they are thinking about buying there’s a good chance you’re going to see car related ads when you open this email. It’s a fact of life in the Google world – you don’t have to like these ads, but you might consider usin Read More
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These three minutes may change your entire perspective on social media. A great real-world case study on how social networking works. I saw Alexis presenting in Edinburgh recently and he is an excellent speaker. Great story and a must-read for any brand wanting to find success with online media. (Just click - it really is only three minutes.) Read More
Let’s face the facts here – as a salesperson you don’t have to pussy-foot around your clients and question them in subtle, tactful ways to find out if you were any good. If you were good, they bought your product. Your massive sales figures at the end of each day will show the world what a sensation you are, a market leader in your field. You have the magic touch – you know it and you can prove i Read More
Google Analytics allows small business owners to track how their e-Marketing efforts are working. Google Analytics is a free tool that all business owners should use. Read More

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