Blog “Hit List”

OK, just so I'm clear, not talking mob hits here! This is my 'hit list' by way of a blog “framework,” "how to" thing. And no, it's not about a layout, theme or template in terms of look and feel and co … [Read more...]

To Do or Not To Do – that is the Q

Saw this on Pinterest (HTML Tips) and it reminded me that I've been intending to write about new standards and ‘fads’ on the Internet generally, and here specifically the opening of links (hyperlinks) … [Read more...]

My Top 5 Google Calendar Tips

Google Calendar has many features and they are all useful, what I love is how much you can customize what you do with it to fit your needs and those of your business here are MY TOP 5. The thing to … [Read more...]

Do You YouTube?

Do you make videos? Do you load them to YouTube? Are they awesome? :) Yeah, I'm sure they are, the question is, can they be found by your customers and will your business be recognized? That … [Read more...]

Colour Galore!

I love colour! Yes I know you think I spelt that wrong but I'm still a Brit a heart even if I'm an American Citizen now. You all know I love purple - just look around the page, but I love all … [Read more...]

Do you take the weekend off?

As a small business owner and my own boss I have a tendency to be a bad boss! I regularly work at some point over the weekend but I still often forget to check in on Facebook and other social media! I … [Read more...]

Why NOT to use a neighbor, friend, or child, to build your business website.

People, you know me - this subject’s near and dear to my heart so I’ll just come out and say it – if you are serious about your business and it's not just a hobby, you need to pay a professional to des … [Read more...]

Why you should write a blog

So on the assumption (I know, you’re not supposed to) that my readers today are business owners – I wanted to talk about the ‘Why’ of having a blog. It’s work, it’s one more thing (actually several mor … [Read more...]

Is Pinterest an Enigma to you?

Are you baffled by Pinterest, despite any attempt to explain it? Or are you using it for your business? How about something in between say, just dabbling? Even worse are you consumed by all it's … [Read more...]

What’s the 1 thing to do before talking to your Web Developer?

How to talk to a web designer – what are some basic questions you should ask? Everyone starts with how much does it cost? Guys you should know by now that the answer is “it depends” and that’s not a … [Read more...]