Ideas, tips and wisdom to help you in your marketing and business.
It’s been rather quiet in this blog lately but it’s because I went off for a two-week leadership programme to Honolulu, USA. I’m proud that I was the only one selected from Malaysia and I got a full scholarship too. You can read all about it in my personal blog
We concluded our Marketing Mojo #26 yesterday at China House Cafe where Nic spoke about the importance of strategic partnership and collaboration. In fact, if you’re a business owner, knowing how to partner up with other business owners is key. Good partners and collaborators will help you grow your business
If you want to grow and market your business, you have to start thinking about collaboration with other entrepreneurs. Otherwise, your business will always be stagnant. Collaboration allows you to expand your reach and sometimes, without incurring other costs. It provides you with additional resources and focuses you on
“Where can I get copywriting jobs as a copywriter? What’s the best platform to list my services without having to pay?” Attract the business to you. But first, you need to do some prep work and build up your reputation and get reviews of your work. Find 3 small businesses
An SEO-friendly website starts from its foundation and I don’t mean the platform although that is important too. These days with WordPress and Yoast and other SEO plugins that do most of the hard work for you, it is not that difficult to make your website SEO-friendly. What’s difficult is
I had answered this question on Quora and realized this would be helpful too to readers of our blog (yes, you). The question was: How do I increase engagement rates on my website? By engagement, I assume you want people to visit more than your Homepage and sign up for
Dr Khoo Saye Thiam, a website client of ours and a general surgeon at Lam Wah Ee Hospital emailed us just two days ago excitedly. “Thought you might like to know my website managed to pick up a patient from Nigeria who actually came for his op! A really great
It’s Nic’s birthday month and we are doing a special book bundle sale! We’ve partnered up with Maresa Ng, a friend who is also an author and business coach based in KL to offer you a 3-book bundle (including our book, Web Wisdom) for a special price. But you have
If you’ve ever wondered why some websites perform well and others don’t, the difference is in the website content. Website content is by far the most important element in any website yet most Malaysian web designers aren’t at all concerned. This is why our websites are designed with website content.
Did you know that pre-ordering is a strategy for online selling? It means you accept the buyer’s payment first before your product is ready to be shipped. You can accept a deposit or you can take full payment. This helps you ensure ordered products don’t sit around in your warehouse
This month, we are back again with our Marketing Mojo event and if you’re interested in selling online or going online, make sure you join us on 27 March at China House Cafe. As Jack Ma of Ali Baba says, if you don’t go digital, you’ll have more challenges in
It’s estimated that Internet penetration by 2020 will be 62% or 360 million users in Asia and Asia also has the added advantage of a younger population with a growing disposable income. According to this article, Southeast Asians have some interesting habits when it comes to shopping online: they spend