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March 01, 2019
SEO tips - Google My Business

Have you noticed how sometimes when you do a keyword search on Google, a map comes up showing some local...

November 05, 2018
Website for Architects

If you're reading this article, then you've probably just had a look at your current website and decided it looks...

October 23, 2018
Citation Building with BrightLocal

In a previous blog post we discussed the difference between links and citations, and the importance of...

September 18, 2018
Email Marketing - 5 Key Benefits to Your Business

In 2018, the unprecedented popularity of social media has stirred some doubt around the effectiveness of old-school...

Latest Articles

Why your WordPress site should be hosted with WP Engine

 September 30, 2019  ·   Darryl McAllister


Over the years we’ve noticed that many of our customers have websites built on the WordPress platform. During that time, we’ve also received calls from these customers for assistance because: Their website has been hacked, Important content has been deleted off their site (either accidentally or maliciously), Visitors to the website are complaining...

B2B Ecommerce Platform

 May 01, 2019  ·   Darryl McAllister


The Internet is beginning to radically change the wholesale and distribution industry in Australia. Customers now regularly do e-commerce at home so they're increasingly expecting to be able to transact on a  B2B e-commerce platform at work as well. Customers Are Demanding More Add to this the fact that...

SEO tips - Google My Business

 March 01, 2019  ·   Darryl McAllister

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Have you noticed how sometimes when you do a keyword search on Google, a map comes up showing some local businesses that relate to the keyword you're searching on? Does Your Business Appear in the Map? If you type in a keyword that relates to your business, does your...

Website Content That Works

 February 15, 2019  ·   Darryl McAllister


Visitors come to your website with a job to do. So you won’t be able to make the sale unless you show them that you understand their problems. Every page needs to pull its weight – otherwise there is no point putting it on your website. It takes effort to get a...

Benefits of Blogging for Your Business

 February 04, 2019  ·   Nick Searles


Most business owners would have at some stage pondered over whether starting a business blog is worth their time. Well if you haven’t figured it out yet, the answer is YES… if done correctly. Creating and committing to a blog for your business has many potential benefits (as...

Discussing Disqus

 January 22, 2019  ·   Nick Searles


As a website plug-in that allows people to comment on and engage with your blog posts, Disqus is one of the most popular and best. You may have seen their icon before at the bottom of blog articles such as this one (pictured below). Learn more about "AddThis"...

AddThis: the importance of sharing

 January 14, 2019  ·   Nick Searles


The importance of sharing is something we were all taught from a young age – and something that is still very relevant for website owners today. A critical component of any online strategy is amplifying the content placed on your website through social media, email and other sharing platforms. AddThis ...

Website for Architects

 November 05, 2018  ·   Darryl McAllister


If you're reading this article, then you've probably just had a look at your current website and decided it looks dated. The wording has hardly changed since the website went live all those years ago, the layout doesn't cater for ipads and mobile phones, and it no...

Citation Building with BrightLocal

 October 23, 2018  ·   Nick Searles


In a previous blog post we discussed the difference between links and citations, and the importance of both for your website visibility. A quick recap: Links use hypertext to create a selectable connection from a word, phrase or image to another webpage or application – just like how...

Business Catalyst Video Blogs

 October 12, 2018  ·   Darryl McAllister


Video blogs are an easy way to provide great educational content for your clients and prospects that they may actually pay attention to. Video allows you to show your personality, and build relationship and connections with others in a one-to-many format. One of my clients was telling me...

Getting Started with Facebook for Business - 5 Quick Tips

 October 08, 2018  ·   Nick Searles


With over 2 BILLION active monthly users and 94% of marketers using Facebook as a professional tool, it’s fair to say that if your business isn’t on Facebook, it probably should be. Having said that, for those businesses who are new to Facebook, getting started with organic reach...