How To Win Brownie Points With Your Partner This Xmas – ‘Tested’

My wife was real cranky with me last Thursday night. Admittedly I was still in the office at 10pm but I had a mission that night. I just had to get this new website published. I was stressed trying to get the code right and had my ‘cranky pants’ on... apparently. We wanted to be known for … [Read more...]

Don’t Do This Unless You Want SPAM, It’s Just Downright Dumb!

The bane of all business owners is Spam. We can waste so much time filtering and dealing with it, even with all the great tools out there. But some people seem to have more of a problem than others. Why? How did they get your email address to start with? Spam bots and email scrapers! I … [Read more...]

Get Extra Traffic To Your Website 101.

Here’s one way YOU can increase your online exposure! Last week I did a post on the “Top Social Media Marketing Tool For 2011 Is…” I had 3 direct email responses to that post which was great, love feedback, always good for the ego. 2 are shown below, 1 guy wants to remain anonymous. Here's … [Read more...]

A butcher, a baker and candlestick maker…

I didn’t know how else to start this post. Normally when we publish a new site I write a post so we can show it off. Plus the new site owner gets some traffic by people and the search engines, all a good thing. Trouble is I’ve been so busy doing the “working in my business rather than working … [Read more...]

Sharon of S & D Settlements “Goes Live”!

Sharon just wanted to get a web presence. Don't "confuse me" she said. She understood the value of lead generation, after all Sharon is a member of my BNI (Business Network International) group, but she didn't want to go the lead generation route on her website just yet. Sharon also hears me "go … [Read more...]

Productivity Solutions

Here's a productivity solution I've set up to keep working even when my butt gets stiff and sore. You can see the video below about my new "stand up" desk. I can be pumping out a post, like this one on "productivity solutions" and I'm so focussed I tend to keep going even after a couple of hours … [Read more...]

What Is the World Saying About You?

Do you know what the world is saying about you? Easiest way to find out is to Google Alert yourself! With Google Alerts you can set your personal name, along with the keywords and terms you're trying to rank for. Google Alerts will email you whenever new results for your search terms show up … [Read more...]

Don’t Do This Classic “I’m Gonna Get a Truckload Of Spam” Mistake!

Just caught one of my clients doing the classic - "I'll make it easy for people to contact me" mistake by putting my email address on the bottom of my post. Umm, woops! Spam galore coming your way soon. Leave it there for any length of time and I'll even give a written guarantee on that! The … [Read more...]