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Websites and digital marketing are complicated. Here we provide tips and general website help for normal people – that means minimal jargon and tech-speak!

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Mobile Usability Issues Detected – But Everything Looks OK?

If you got an email saying “New Mobile Usability issues detected for site” there’s a good chance nothing is wrong with your site. There is a Google bug that has been around for a couple of years now, where Google Search Console will issue a “Mobile Usability issues detected” warning

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What Is Google Search Console?
[The Simple Guide]

Google Search Console is a free web service provided by Google that lets website owners check the status and visibility of their sites for Google Search. It’s the most effective way to discover both problems and valuable opportunities for your website in Google. This is a quick simple guide for

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What Is ‘Core Web Vitals’ in Google Search Console?

Core Web Vitals are a set of factors that Google have decided are important to the overall ‘user experience’ of a webpage. And the clue is in the name for just how important Google considers these to be – i.e. ‘Vital’. Google has stated these are specific search ranking factors.

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Are AMP Pages Important in 2021?

AMP has been around for 5 years now, and it’s evolved a lot in that time. But 5 years is a very long time in online terms. So are AMP pages important now? And if you haven’t set them up yet – are AMP pages worth it? Let’s dive in

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My Website Is Down – How Do I Fix It?

If your website is down, the first thing to do is not panic (at least, not yet anyway!). Websites can be unavailable for a number of very different reasons. So the next thing you need to do is figure out if it’s genuinely down – or if it’s just something

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How Much Does a Website Cost to Build?

The short (and really unhelpful) answer to this question is – it depends! But I’m going to be a lot more helpful than that. 🙂 And get specific. Along the way we’ll break down what goes in to making a website, how that relates to the price – and how

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5 Quick Ways to Get More Sales From Your Website

These quick wins can dramatically increase your online sales. I’ve personally seen people double or even triple sales from their website just by applying one or two of these properly. Let’s get started. 1. Clear Up Site Clutter Clutter = confusion. And confusion means lost sales. Your site should focus

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How to Double Calls to Your Business

This is a quick guide to get more customer phone calls to your business. Applying these simple tips can double (and more) the number of people calling your business. Let’s dive in. Your Customers Are On Mobile Devices (Oh Yes They Are!) It’s so important to recognise this. Around 60%

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11 Business Books To Read Right Now

This is my list of killer business books. You won’t like them all, but you will find at least one diamond here. This short list has transformed the lives of countless thousands of business owners. So if you want to regain the motivation for your business, sell more, truly understand

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[Case Study] JHD Ltd Website Redesign

JHD had a web presence but were not getting the results they really wanted. We redesigned the site to focus in on their two types of customer, providing clear paths for them to get what they really wanted from the site. The results were a dramatic increase in retailers making