More than a fifth of charities and non-profit organisations spend money on social analytics. When it comes to social media, nonprofits put in more effort than do small businesses, suggest survey findings today from VerticalResponse Inc. The online marketing services provider, which focuses on small business and organizations, based its findings on online surveys between Sept. 17 and Oct. 5 of 123 nonprofits and 399 merchants.

Wednesday, 09 January 2013 14:19

Building Businesses Online

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A website is not just a brochure or flyer that tells visitors what you do or sell. Well designed websites and strategies have the ability to keep visitors informed, invite them to participate, to comment, interact and easily find out about products and special offers. They allow potential clients to view vast amounts of detail to what you provide, covering most of the pre-sales and keeps existing customers loyal and coming back due to ease of use and accessibility.

Happy to let everyone know that Economic Development currently has grants of up to £1,000 for tourist related businesses seeking to improve their services, upgrade facilities or increase marketing activity to attract more visitors. Grants will fund up to 50% of ex vat costs for projects.

scottish accommodation and tourist directorySearch Scotland directory and information portal is now live. It features full accommodation, travel and tourist listings and a full featured search engine. It contains information on Scotland, Scottish destinations, history and places to see.
Most start-up businesses suffer from the same problem which is “how do I market myself effectively online ?” This problem arises for start ups with and without financial backing, and can be just as disruptive for both if not achieved.  The key to effective online marketing is the idea that you don’t need a marketing degree to be successful, you just need to have a good business plan and be a little savvy in the following departments; Online Advertising and Websites.

Having a good business plan is very important to the success of the business, not only because it helps you gain funding but also because it gives you and your business direction. You can format your visions and your market very effectively by having the information on paper. You can also make projections which can be kept as reference to your success in the future. Speak to you local Business Gateway or equivalent for advice on business plan writing.
Monday, 25 October 2010 16:22

Press Bot Press release service

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We have just launched Press Bot. A website designed to allow easy press release submission and retrieval.

Add your Press release for free or have it professionaly written for purpose. Submit to multiple categories and more.
Tuesday, 28 September 2010 00:00

Buckingham Occupational Health

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Buckingham Occupational Health is a private clinic that offer Occupational Health Services to companies. Their website front-end and brochure site was built on Joomla CMS and a bespoke component was built to allow doctor and patient creation, client loging, patient booking via client, attachments and docs, invoicing and messaging is also possible all through the website. If you run a clinic or offer occupational health services, please contact us today to see how we can help you make the most of your website.

Sunday, 10 October 2010 20:35

Turbo Scotland

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Turbo Scotland is a sister company of Think-Unique. Turbo Scotland is setup to help companies enter the Scottish Renewables Supply chain.

Sunday, 10 October 2010 20:33

Ferguson Renewable Solutions

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Ferguson Renewable Solutions is part of Ferguson ship builders on the Clyde. It is the renewables arm of Ferguson Group. With the new website they are marketing themselves within the Scottish Renewables supply chain. A new logo was conceived and a website built around their renewables offerings. New graphics and content has been created to brand them stronger within the engineering and renewables market. Their website is nearly complete.

Saturday, 09 October 2010 14:49

Sew Vintage new web design is up

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sew vintage new website designSew Vintage has a new website design. Please check the new design here:
sewvintage.co.uk

Sew Vintage website is a complete online shop. At the moment it accepts paypal payments as standard, pulls in her Twitter feeds and has a frontpage slider that is easy to change to feature new shop items.
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