Category Archives: Beginners

How to Make a Great Website – by Google

There’s millions of ‘experts’ in web design, marketing and SEO promoting their view of how to set up a website, make money and/or promote on the web. But recently we stumbled across an excellent introduction and check-list for newcomers by … Continue reading

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WordPress.com Weekend Specials

Just noted that WordPress.com are running some special offers this weekend only. Their US$99 premium now includes free premium themes for a year, saving $120. Using wordpress.com for your small or home business was covered in and earlier meetup and … Continue reading

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Email marketing and list building tools

A great meetup last night. We all learned a lot I think. Focus was on the free tools needed to build your email list. It basically comes down to two general methods. 1. Use an external service like Mailchimp, which … Continue reading

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Website Not Working for You?

Thought we’d step back and take a look at why most websites fail, expanding upon a conversation we had at last nights meetup group. Yes, having a WordPress site has huge benefits in terms of easy updates and being google-friendly. … Continue reading

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WordPress for Beginners

The meetup last night was primarily for newcomers. Most talk was around the use of WordPress.com as an initial way to get online quickly, easily and for little cost. In many cases, for bloggers and home businesses with limited funds … Continue reading

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