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

Designing Your Own Website?

Thinking of designing your own website? Unless you are familiar with the web and its quirks, don’t design your own website. And if you think you can get your nephew or your neighbour’s daughter to get one done for you, think again. Would you entrust them to run your business?

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This Week’s Question: Copywriter or Content Writer?

Besides clients who email us, once in a while, we get friends who ask for help too. This week a copywriting question came in. A friend called Mich had asked if anyone could help her with the copywriting for her company profile. From experience, most people don’t know what copywriting is.

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Our Top 10 Productivity Tools for Business Owners

    As a business owner or entrepreneur, you may often find yourself racing for time trying to complete all your tasks and attend to your responsibilities, be it work or family related. We know, we’ve been there ourselves! That’s why we decided to create this list of productivity tools

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This Week’s Question: How Do I Price My Services?

This week, a client asked us about pricing. As you can see, we don’t only design websites. We also help clients with their marketing challenges. That’s the value-add that you get from our 19 years of experience running our own website design and marketing business. Here’s her question: “I’ve changed

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Today We’re Having Marketing Mojo #18

Once every 3 months, we gather entrepreneurs together and have an event called Marketing Mojo. It’s been 5 years now since we started this event and each time, we’re glad that smart entrepreneurs are taking the time to mix and mingle with each other in a supportive yet fun environment.

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10 Website Sins You Can Do Without!

You have a website, so do others. But what makes other people’s websites so enticing and yours, so, well, boring? Maybe it’s time you took a long, hard look at your website and see if they fall into the dreaded *gasp* website sins! And if you spot some problems, get

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14 Great Reasons to Green Your Office

Photo from Freepik Happy World Environment Day! If you own a business, did you know that you should bring more of Nature into your office? Because employees in offices with windows and plants were happier and more satisfied than those without. In our office, we have 7 potted plants of

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What My Market Vendor Taught Me

Many business folks think that lowering prices is the only way to get more business and more customers. Well, think again. In many cases, price doesn’t even feature! One of the clearest examples I can think of is my neighbourhood wet market. We get our fresh vegetables from this particular

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Why You Should Claim and Verify Your Business on Google

Have you tried Google searching your business only to notice that some of the information on Google My Business to be incorrect or missing? Or that the marker on the map indicating your company location is a little sesat? Did you also know that you can actually verify and edit

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The Woman Who Lost Her Domain Name

What’s in a domain name? Plenty if you have a website which you intend on promoting and marketing. Otherwise, who cares, right? A domain name, for the uninitiated, is the way you or your business is recognised online. It can be short or long and it helps people find you

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