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Small business website mistakes: Details below the fold

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From 4121 days ago
Made Hot by: gmastersj on April 17, 2013 4:34 am
‘The fold’ – the the point on a web page where a user has to scroll to see more – has caused major debate among web designers. Many believe content below the fold is less likely to be seen by users, while others say users scroll automatically. Find out which is true, and see examples of websites wh Read More
Search engine optimisation (SEO) might seem daunting to a small business – after all, the internet is a big place. However, the area you operate in might not be, which is what makes local search such an important consideration when creating your small business website. Check out these four easy ste Read More
Your website acts as a lasting advertisement for your business. It’s a place for potential customers to find out what you have on offer – so why would you hide your prices? Find out why it's best to be clear about your pricing on your website. Read More

Do you need a mobile version of your small business website?

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From 4134 days ago
Made Hot by: cherry93 on April 2, 2013 4:37 am
Now is the time for businesses to ensure their website is fit for mobile usage. So what do you have to do to optimise your site for mobiles? There’s no need to hire an expensive designer as long as you make the right choices. This blog explains how. Read More
Web users today are becoming more impatient when waiting for web pages to load. Back in 1999, the ‘8 second rule’ surfaced, based on the assumption that web users would give up on a site if it takes more than 8 seconds to load. Today, expectations are much higher and visitors will leave after a cou Read More
If you’ve set up your own business or are thinking of starting up, you’re probably already aware that entrepreneurs often take on several job roles. Find out why you don't need to add 'become an SEO expert' to your list to achieve good rankings. Read More

Small business news roundup Feb 22nd-March 1st

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From 4160 days ago
Made Hot by: businessluv on March 7, 2013 3:34 pm
Have you missed any of this week’s small business news? Here’s our roundup of what’s been happening over the past seven days. Read More
Apple has decided to refund charges accidentally run-up by a 5 year old after they initially refused and the story was taken to the press. Do you think the family should have been refunded straight away - or not at all? Read More

Minimalist web design: Simple & stylish or plain & pointless?

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From 4163 days ago
Made Hot by: MarketWiz on March 1, 2013 8:28 pm
It's great to keep it simple in web design, but there is such a thing as too much minimalism! Take a look at our examples and see which is simple and stylish, and which is plain and pointless. Read More
Want the latest small business news? Check out our roundup from the past seven days. From the one-man bank to the horse meat scandal, it's all here: Read More

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