What About Email Marketing For Mobile?

We all know about email marketing and how much it can help drive business and increase conversions (as well as traffic). We’ve all got our favourite tools to do that, mine is MailChimp, I just love how simple and easy it is – I also love Constant Contact and Litmus (which drives email newsletter testing). Recently, MailChimp added a bunch of templates for mobile phones…

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Kicking Ass With Social Media #nomakeupselfie

In just six days the social media phenomenon which is the #Selfie trend helped raise much awareness of Cancer and the various charities around it. At the time, I saw hundreds of them in my feed in just 24 hours, along with a handful of nay-sayers who said instead of posting a picture you should donate. But those people were seemingly unaware that whilst they…

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Quitting the Social Media Treadmill – JUST DO IT

When you think about promoting your business online, most people will think “social media” is the way to go – They will have heard the stories of how social media has led to companies being valued in the Billions and how companies have made billions off the backs of some platforms like Facebook and Twitter. But with my background in SEO, this is something I’ve…

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Maintenance Update – March 2014 [updated]

A few minutes ago we made a big change to SEOAndy, we moved from seoandy.com to seoandy.NET We’ve thought about and discussed this move since around Christmas time and today (23 march) we finally made the move. It’s not been easy and the next few weeks maybe a tad difficult for us and the website. But the move had to be made, sooner rather than…

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The Only 100 Words You Must Read Today

Becoming a success is about taking action, now! You can read any number of articles from any number of websites or magazines, but nothing will happen until you take action. So today, I’m not going to ask you to read an SEO blog post. Instead of that or reading my other content I want YOU to do something, right now! Do something for your website,…

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Beyond the Infographic: New Ways To Create Viral Content

Infographics have long been a reliable way to build viral traffic. They’re highly shareable, visually engaging and convey interesting information. Nonetheless, they’re hardly the only form of viral content, and some people seem to have forgotten that. There are a number of viral content marketing strategies that can be used to garner traffic and attention. Viral content marking is focused on producing top-quality, engaging content…

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Can Cats Really Power Your Digital Marketing?

Cats are amazing creatures, they have been around for thousands of years, they are cute, they can be evil / grumpy, they are very expressive, they are pretty much always amusing, they’re a bit like mice in the Hitchhikers Guide (totally ruling the world in secret) and most of all – they are not dogs! But these facts alone are not the only reason that…

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Essential Marketing Elements of Every Law Firm Web Site

Being a lawyer and providing legal counseling might sound a little drudged and full of tedious documentation. However, these facts do not exempt you from setting up a website for your law firm. A law website is as significant and equally effective as the website of any other service in a certain industry. If you are selling legal services, it is imperative that you understand…

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5 Awesome Business Cases to Hire an Apprentice

As many readers know I am passionate about getting young people into the Digital Jobs World. In recent weeks we’ve looked on this blog about “Manchester’s Destiny” and I’ve had near constant discussions with young people, local councillors, apprentice facilitators and businesses alike to try and ensure these businesses are investing the future of young people to help grow their business. One of the questions…

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Local search: What changes can we expect in 2014?

The constant evolution in the way we use the Internet, and the corresponding changes in the way its systems and processes are set up, is reflected in the development of search engines. With the major players constantly looking one step ahead, new algorithms and innovations such as semantic searching mean that it can be difficult for all business with an active online profile to keep…

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