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Want a stake in FreeAgent? Yes, please.

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Yesterday I got an email from FreeAgent about becoming a shareholder. If you don’t know about FreeAgent yet, and you’re…

  • // Business // FreeAgent // Investments //

Grammarly Review: My spelling wingman

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June 7th Update: I took the plunge straight after finishing the Grammarly Review and purchased the annual premium subscription. The…

  • // Grammarly // Review // Writing //

Swansea Man is Iron Man

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The makers of the billion dollar man would be proud of a Swansea man who has printed himself a new…

  • // Gadgets // Tech //

VAT Calculator: Flat Rate Scheme (FRS)

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FreeAgent has one more useful and free tool in its toolbox – not forgetting Profitron and Invoice-O-Matic. This tool is…

  • // FreeAgent // Freelancing // Tech //

Talking Trends: Phablets take over

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In April 2010, Apple released the first iPad, bridging a gap we didn’t even know existed between our mobile phones…

  • // Gadgets // Tech //

Digital Rights: Under Threat?

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In the wake of the general election and the shock Conservative majority win, many have been speculating over what may…

  • // Politics //

Profitron

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After finding Invoice-O-Matic I have stumbled upon another little gem called Profitron. The handy little tool helps you to quickly…

  • // FreeAgent // Freelancing // Tech //

Is online voting ever a possibility?

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Turnout in elections has been declining steadily in the last few decades, and many commentators and experts have sought to…

  • // Politics // Tech //

Soletrader Checklist for Success

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It has been said, although we can’t verifiy it, that two thirds of businesses fail in their first year and…

  • // Freelancing // Startups //

Invoice-O-Matic

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We found a little treasurer from FreeAgent (check out our review of FreeAgent here), called Invoice-O-Matic. It’s an uber-useful and…

  • // FreeAgent // Freelancing // Tech //

WordPress Pharma Hack

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In March our site was hacked and we were unaware of the hack for about 4 weeks. There has been…

  • // WordPress //

Email Marketing for Startups

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Emailing marketing is growing in popularity as more and more businesses realise the huge influence it can have over clients…

  • // Email Marketing // Startups //

UK Political Party Websites: A Review

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With the 2015 General Election getting closer all UK political parties are under the magnifying glass; the spotlight is on…

  • // Digital Marketing // Politics //

People Per Hour for Freelancers

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The freelancing world can seem like a daunting place for those who are just getting started; where do I start?…

  • // Business // Freelancing //

Social Media for Startups

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One mistake many startups make is not investing the time and effort into their social media strategy. Social media is…

  • // Social Media // Startups //

Groupon’s Marketing Genius

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We first saw this article on AdWeek about Groupon’s marketing genius when it comes to replying to everyone who made…

  • // Viral //

Free Icon’s Galore

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If you’re looking for some high quality icons then Iconfinder is the place for you. It has thousands of free…

  • // Everything Else // Free Stuff //

Unsplash’s AMAZING Free Images

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Finding free high resolution images online can be a right pain but Unsplash is here to save the day! It…

  • // Everything Else // Free Stuff //

Market Your Business Cheaply

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When it comes to business, there is no denying it costs money. Whether it’s staff wages, office supplies or another…

  • // Business //

The Benefits of Digital Marketing

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Digital marketing has quickly grown in popularity and more and more businesses are looking to digital marketing to help their…

  • // Business // Digital Marketing //

Best WordPress Theme Framework

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Here is the ultimate, the best WordPress theme framework. Hands down, this is the one. Genesis, yes, Genesis. The Genesis…

  • // WordPress //

The 15 Faces of Rand Fiskin

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This is one for all the digital marketers out there, who if you are like us then you will love…

  • // Everything Else //

Good SEO without link building

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Just finished watching Rand’s Whiteboard Friday on “Is it possible to have good SEO simply by having great content (and…

  • // Digital Marketing //

How much does Google make from ads?

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Pay-per-click (PPC) is well and truly Google’s domain. They’ve developed and perfected a marketing model which in many ways could…

  • // Digital Marketing //

SEO Fightback: Two Week Update

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There has been a pick up in visits to the site since I started the SEO Fightback series two weeks…

  • // Digital Marketing //

How to set up a blog

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So you want to learn how to set up a blog. You have come to the right place. Here we…

  • // Everything Else //

SEO Fightback: The Intro

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Ok, so after neglecting ENM for far too long and ENM falling down the Google rankings, I’ve decided to fightback….

  • // Everything Else //

A massive slap from Google

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Being out of the game and not writing articles, being active on social media and not reaching out to the…

  • // Everything Else //

Review: Smart Insights

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Review: Smart Insights Smart Insights is the marketing resource website founded and run by Dave Chaffey, who we profiled a…

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Where to buy WordPress themes?

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There are many places to get free or premium WordPress themes and that is down to one simple thing. The…

  • // Everything Else //

How to Install WordPress

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Here is our quick guide to installing WordPress. Firstly, you have chosen wisely and are joining a community of millions…

  • // Everything Else //

Minicabster Review

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A great find online – Minicabster – which is an online taxi booking service. I hate booking cabs, taxi’s, and…

  • // Everything Else //

A Brief History of Google Algorithms

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Google algorithms have perplexed and stretched SEO-types since they began. The search giant have a thing for changing the way…

  • // Everything Else //

Minicabster Voucher Codes

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Bringing you the latest Minicabster Voucher Codes direct from Minicabster – the online minicab booking service. You can also read…

  • // Everything Else //

Who’s our man? Rand’s our man!

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Bio: Rand Fishkin Rand Fishkin is the founder of Moz, formerly known as SEOMoz, a software company which helps businesses,…

  • // Everything Else //

3 top tips for Google Authorship

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This little article is not about how to install and set-up Google Authorship but a quick overview of what it…

  • // Everything Else //

Why I <3 Digital Campaigning

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Digital campaigning. Political, third-sector, and all other forms of digital campaigning are close to my heart. That is why Elect…

  • // Everything Else //

SuperConnected Cities

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Thousands of pounds are up for grabs for small and medium sized businesses thanks to a new government scheme known…

  • // Everything Else //

How I feel about Google+

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This video sums up how I feel about Google+. Yes, it has wondrous effects on SEO, clickthrough rates, etc, using…

  • // Everything Else //

Authorship Author Rank

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With all the talk in the internet marketing world about the mystery surrounding the disappearing of Google Authorship profiles on…

  • // Everything Else //

Skimlinks has landed!

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Just been approved for Skimlinks – another affiliate marketing program but with a difference. Skimlinks takes your normal links to…

  • // Everything Else //

Tools of the Trade

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Tools of the Trade is a section about all the services, products and everything I have used and still continue…

  • // Business // Freelancing // Startups //

Troubleshooting Google Authorship

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Here is a brilliant infographic on how to troubleshoot Google Authorship from our friends at Search Engine Land.

  • // Everything Else //

Affiliate Window Review

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Affiliate Window Review. This is our honest first hand experience review of Affiliate Window. Affiliate Marketing If you are reading…

  • // Everything Else //

Nollie WordPress Theme Review

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Nollie WordPress Theme Review. You can purchase the Nollie WordPress theme from ThemeForest. This is a short summary review of…

  • // Everything Else //

Optimise .htaccess

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Here is a copy of the .htaccess file from one of our websites. Insert some or all of the following…

  • // Everything Else //

Optimise wp-config.php

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Here are some easy to add lines of code to optimise your WordPress installation via your wp-config.php file. Insert some…

  • // WordPress //

MaxCDN Discount Coupon

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MaxCDN Discount Coupon updated 2014. Boost your website speed in an hour with MaxCDN. Our website uses MaxCDN to deliver…

  • // Everything Else //

Bidsketch Review

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Proposals – something which every digital marketing, web design, graphic design or communications company has to compile on a daily…

  • // Everything Else //

Vidahost Review

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This Vidahost Review is perfect for new customers and existing customers looking to join or transfer their website to Vidahost….

  • // Everything Else //

Tsohost Review

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This Tsohost Review is perfect for new customers and existing customers looking to join or transfer their website to Tsohost….

  • // Everything Else //

ManageWP WordPress Management Software

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This article is currently under-construction. ManageWP WordPress Management Software is my preferred management software for managing all of my clients…

  • // Everything Else //

Genesis Framework Review

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Genesis Framework Review. Genesis is our preferred starting point for our client’s WordPress developments. In this review we will look at…

  • // Everything Else //

Why do I use ManageWP?

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ManageWP. It is a revolution in WordPress site management. As a WordPress designer and developer I am constantly looking to…

  • // Everything Else //

Web Hosting Promo Code 2014

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Web Hosting Promo Code. You are looking for great web hosting but at an affordable price. I recommend Tsohost. Plus…

  • // Everything Else //

Panguintool.com Review

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Have you heard about this great FREE tool to use in conjunction with your Google Analytics Account? It is called Panguin Tool.

  • // Everything Else //

Web Hosting Coupon Codes

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Web Hosting Coupon Codes. Finding the right hosting company can be a drawn out process of reading through review websites…

  • // Everything Else //

Backlink Building 101: The Basics

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Backlink Building 101. Building backlinks is one of the most beneficial but difficult ways of boosting your website among search engines such…

  • // Everything Else //

Cheap Cloud Hosting – NOW 10% OFF!!

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Cheap Cloud Hosting – Affordable, Fast and SEO Friendly. Finding suitable and cheap cloud hosting can be a painstaking process…

  • // Everything Else //

Hostroute Promotional Codes

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Hostroute Promotional Code. Hostroute web hosting and domain registration company is part of the Paragon Internet Group. This Group of…

  • // Everything Else //

Vidahost Promo Code

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Vidahost Promo Code – Cheap UK Web Hosting. Vidahost is part of the Paragon Internet Group who run some of…

  • // Everything Else //

Tsohost Voucher Code: GET10OFF

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Tsohost Voucher Code: GET10OFF. Tired of your slow WordPress website on Godaddy? Bored waiting to save on your Joolma website…

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Moz 30 Day Free Trial

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Moz 30 Day Free Trial. Search Engine Optimisation is the definitive way to get visitors to your website and one way I manage…

  • // Everything Else //

Moo Business Cards

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Get New Moo Business Cards for 2014 Moo Business Cards and Moo Promotional Code. This article is a rundown of…

  • // Everything Else //

Custom WordPress Design

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Custom WordPress Design. WordPress has become the ultimate Content Management System (CMS) and its success has been because it is…

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