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Do you need a better Digital RoadMap?

Oct 16, 2013 Comments Off

Finally got the video together from the Retail Forum we ran back in June.  (Yep, I’ve been a bit busy – and got side-tracked with a few diversions.  Now back to focusing on what is important.  You.) Here’s a quick 1 minute intro of what some people in the coaching group had to say about […]

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Social Media brings Risks, but you CAN reduce them

Apr 06, 2013 Comments Off

Social media may bring opportunities for your business, but it also brings risks. You can’t control what your employees say about you and your business on social media. Detailed social media policies are fine, but you’ve got to be careful not to give your employees lots of rules to follow. If you make your Social […]

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Use these Website Planning Tools for Better Results

Apr 03, 2013 Comments Off

If you’re planning a new business website, then here are three special website planning tools to fast-track your success.   These three special tools will help you learn what you need to know and do to get the business website you need. Your Smarter Website Redevelopment Checklist 28 Best Practice Guidelines for  Better SEO, Usability and […]

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How important are Meta Descriptions to SEO?

Mar 23, 2013 Comments Off

Meta Descriptions need to get Smarter   How do you use Meta Descriptions?   Here’s a good question from Joe, one of my coaching clients. “Richard, I have a question on meta tags. When we are setting up our products in the back office of our online shop it has built in fields for meta […]

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A special free tool for easier online business research

May 31, 2012 Comments Off

If you’re an experienced digital marketer, you’ll know about this tool already. If you’re getting started now or want to move your digital marketing in-house rather than relying on others, then this tool will become important to you. In fact, a quick crash-course to understand the power of this tool will be more than just […]

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Three Smarter Strategies for Generating Online Sales

May 28, 2012 Comments Off

Strategies, tactics and tools… Last week, Wayne Spencer and I ran a special seminar in Albany for the Albany Chamber of Commerce. It was about big picture strategies for retailers and also lots of actions, activities and tools business owners can use to achieve their strategies. Wayne is the Executive Director of the Retail Traders’ […]

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