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Guest Post: Creating Valuable Content For Your ‘Boring’ Business

Guest Post: Creating Valuable Content For Your ‘Boring’ Business
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About Our Guest Blogger Southampton-based copywriter Tom Grace has put together this guest post for businesses who consider themselves too ‘boring’ for great content. Read on to find out how you can generate exciting content in a less-than-exciting industry… Not all of us are blessed to work in ‘sexy’ industries. We can’t all be selling […]

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What Counts as Quality Content?

What Counts as Quality Content?
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Speak to any SEO expert in 2015 and they’ll tell you the key to ranking highly in Google searches is to have ‘quality content’ on your website. But what is quality content, anyway? What defines high-quality in web content versus low-quality? These days, the core principle that defines high-quality SEO content is that it’s written […]

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Free Website Builders – Are They Really Worth It?

Free Website Builders – Are They Really Worth It?
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Getting your business online can be a daunting process. You might start by requesting quotes from freelancers, design & media agencies and offshore development companies, receiving prices which fluctuate wildly. Like any industry, without a sound understanding of what goes into a web design or development project it can feel like you’re flying blind. To […]

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How to Become a Star Client with Your Web Designer

How to Become a Star Client with Your Web Designer
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Maintaining a great relationship with your designer has its perks. Large design projects can be a pleasure for both of you to get stuck into, and having someone who already knows your business well for future design projects can give your business a thorough visual continuity which will impress your customers. I’ve gathered a few […]

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How To Price A Project

How To Price A Project
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Setting your price for your services is always stressful for new freelancers. Getting it right first time puts your new career on good footing – getting it wrong means you’ll be struggling to make ends meet. Here’s a few tips to help you price your projects right. Understand your industry Firstly, identify what kind of […]

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Dethroning the King: Does Your Site Have Too Much Content?

Dethroning the King: Does Your Site Have Too Much Content?
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‘Content is king’, as the marketing kids say these days (or as I said back in 2013), and having a regular stream of good content is certainly recommended for achieving and maintaining good search engine rankings. But what if all the content you’re proudly displaying on your website is actually having a detrimental effect on […]

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What to Look For In Your Web Designer?

What to Look For In Your Web Designer?
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Choosing the right web designer for your next web project is no easy feat if you’re unfamiliar with the world of web design. Even if you manage to decipher all the industry jargon, it can still be tricky to work out what one designer can offer you versus another. To help you out with your […]

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The Tennessee Recording Company

The Tennessee Recording Company
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The Tennessee Recording Company is a Nashville based record label set up by Matchbox Twenty’s Kyle Cook, his long time friend and collaborator Mike Fiorentino and myself. Having worked together on smaller projects since 2006, we decided to partner up to see if we could bring something different to the music industry. Since 2013 we’ve […]

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