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Ideas, tips and wisdom to help you in your marketing and business. 

Final Marketing Event of the Year

  Our final Marketing Mojo event happens this Wednesday so get ready for another round of meeting good contacts, learning a new marketing strategy and enjoying China House’s famous cakes and coffee. Date: 9 December (Wednesday) Time: 3pm – 6pm Venue: China House Cafe (Beach Street, George Town, Penang) For

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It’s Closing This Wednesday, Midnight

  UPDATE: Next year’s master class (7 October 2016) is now open for registration. Get the early bird rates at >>> https://redboxstudio.com/masterclass/ How do you get customers now?* How do you prefer to get customers? What marketing goals did you achieve this year? What will you focus on next year? If

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Have You Watched Nic’s Free Videos?

Have you watched Nic’s video yet where he talks about the one missing ingredient in most small business marketing? If you haven’t, check this out now. It’s free. And there are 2 other videos too in this 3-part video series. In video 2, Nic shares about the most common mistake

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Why Talking About Your Product Is A Bad Idea

If you want to market your product, don’t ever talk about your product. Sound counter-productive? It’s actually not. Because all of us have met people who just keep talking about their products and we automatically turn off. We aren’t listening. We’re basically counting the minutes till we can escape the

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How To Craft A Compelling Story For Your Business

  “We’ve been getting so many inquiries that we have a waiting list of 2 months for our customers!” The above comes totally unsolicited from J Life Global, a newly setup KL skincare manufacturer whom we designed a website for. “One customer came all the way from Iran after viewing

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Now Open: Marketing Master Class on 20 Nov

As many of you know, we teach marketing in our Marketing Mojo sessions, held once a quarter at China House Cafe. However, 3 hours isn’t enough and many of you have said so. We can only teach or explain so much within a 3-hour span that includes ample networking (that’s

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What You Don’t Know About Transferring Domain Names

This week’s website Q&A actually comes from 2 people who have problems with their domain names. Most people come to us for help when they don’t know what to do especially if their current hosting or website providers are giving them the runaround. Sometimes we really don’t get it. If

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Boutique Hotel Website Re-Design Case Study

As we’re currently working on a boutique hotel website with a hotel booking system, we thought it’ll be fun to reveal what we do when we say we are working on a website design project. The Challenge: Rose, the owner of a boutique hotel in George Town, approached us because

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First Periscope at Marketing Mojo

We did something totally unprecedented this week at Marketing Mojo Meetup at China House Cafe. We tried out our first Periscope! Now for those of you don’t know, Periscope is still very new. It’s a live streaming app that hooks up to Twitter. So if you have a Twitter account

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Final Call for 9 Sept Marketing Mojo

  Nic and I got back from rallying at BERSIH KL and what a hectic 2 days it was. We had heard all sorts of horror stories such as tear gas and water cannons, but it turned out to be a superb solidarity march full of peace-loving Malaysians. The retirees,

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How To Write For Your Website

  As a copywriter for the longest time, I am often amused when most people look at me in horror when I tell them that they can write for their websites. Most people don’t consider themselves writers. They don’t know where to start. They don’t know what to write. Their

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Why We’re Going For Bersih

Nic and I will be in KL this weekend and we are going to do the BERSIH march. Do wish us luck and do pray for us! Do leave a message for us on our Facebook page if you can. We really hope to be back in Penang in one

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