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

Got A Shovel or Lamp for Your Pirates?

How do we market to prospects? Do you think prospects buy the first time they meet you? Not really. The problem is, most entrepreneurs assume prospects are always “hot” – they’re ready to buy. This is certainly not true. But if you lose a prospect just because he is not hot

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Why Cheap Is Harmful To Your Business

We’ve been in this website design industry long enough (actually 16 19 years) to have seen and heard them all. The horror stories. The crazy stories. We’re The 911 For Website Issues But every other day, we still get SOS calls from people, usually business owners, who are desperate to get

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Do You Maintain Websites?

Here’s a question we got a few days ago via email. “If I already have a website, could I get you guys at Redbox Studio to maintain it for me?”   Here’s what we say. Every web designer has their own way of creating a website so in all honesty,

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Something About Facebook That You Should Know

Are you using your Facebook Page as your website? Well, here’s something about Facebook that you should know. We’ve been saying this for years now and finally even the Facebook VP of Ad Product has come out to say it. If you are using Facebook to reach out to your

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Shall I Close Down My Website?

Here’s a question we got today from a friend: “Most of my leads come from one particular group in Facebook. Maybe I should just close down my website. What do you think?” A disclaimer: Her website was not built by us. She was, however, thinking of using our Redbox Easyweb

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How To Be Distinctive In Your Marketplace

  Many people have a fear of not offering enough variety, especially if they run a business. When they start a business, they will offer almost everything that their competitors are offering, sometimes even more. If they are a printing business, they will print everything under the sun – business

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Let’s Level Up

Remember we told you about Level Up, a networking event that we were co-hosting with Sri Shan Bid on 15 May? Well that date has come and gone and what with all our website development projects and own marketing events, we almost forgot to blog about this! Think of Level

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Do You Want a Partner or Vendor?

  One of the unique qualities of working with Redbox Studio is this – we take care of your website like it is our website. You may be thinking, how so? How many website design companies do you know that actually check clients’ websites regularly? Not many. Because frankly, that’s

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How Important Is Website Content?

Myth: Website content is not important. All you need is a beautifully designed website. Fact: Website content is extremely important especially today. If all you have is a beautiful website without any substantial content, you will be spending more money to get traffic (website visitors) to your website. You have

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When I Am Big Enough

  We love talking to sales people – the good ones and the terrible ones. You can find out a lot of things about a business when you speak to their sales people or employees. Some weeks ago, I was at a salon. I was chatting with the facial therapist just

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Ghost Bridges & Pirate’s Treasure

We had an amazing turnout on 4 June  for our Marketing Mojo Meetup at China House Cafe.   As usual, it was full of exciting networking opportunities, good food and of course, some totally different ideas about getting the prospects to come to you. After all, we hear this all

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The Decision That Will Put More Money In Your Pocket

If you get to talk to prospects and convert them into customers, you get more money in your pocket. The equation seems simple enough. But how? How do you get the prospects to raise their hands and tell you they’re looking for your products? In this upcoming edition of Marketing

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