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Here we share some ideas about the world of marketing and the web, plus keeping you up to date with life at Indigo Marmoset.

The Horror of a Non-Responsive Website

Beware the horror of trying to use an unresponsive website on a smart phone! Did you know, more people now use the internet on a mobile rather than a desktop device? If you website is not responsive, have you tried using it on a mobile phone? Hard, right? You have to...

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The Dangerous Myth of Free Traffic

We are often asked by prospective clients "How can I be at the top of Google?" and they usually mean "for free". Whilst this would indeed be awesome, there are 2 key problems with this question: 1. The Google search results are actually 3 different sets of results....

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Weaving Micro Content into Your Social Media Strategy

I often use the 'honey pot & drops of honey' analogy to describe how to promote your blog post (the honey pot) using micro content (like drops of honey) across your social media platforms, linking back to the blog post. However Kazi Quinton from the Small Business...

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FREE image editing with the Pixlr online image editor

A common question we get asked by our clients is how to do edits to images before they are uploaded to WordPress to use on the (awesome) websites we have built them. Up until recently we have suggested they either purchase a cheaper stripped back version of Photoshop...

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Why your homepage may be losing you business

Be honest. Does your company homepage; A: excite and entice potential customers with lively and engaging copy, impressive descriptions of your products and services and a promise of how your buyers will benefit from bringing their business to you B: provide adequate...

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The importance of online reputation management

I listened to a good webinar on reputation management recently from Bright Local, which featured industry experts Thomas Ballantyne, Phil Rozek, Aaron Weiche & Don Campbell (you can listen to the full recording by clicking the link at the at the bottom of the...

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Google’s new Mobile Friendly algorithm change

In April 2015 Google is launching an important algorithm change (how it decides to rank websites in the search results). As more and more users of Google are using smart phones to search online, Google are changing the mobile search results to favour websites it has...

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He who dares Rodders, he who dares…

The other week myself and Murray finally bit the bullet and did something some of you have been telling us to do for a while (no, not the photo-shoot with the flamingos), something we should have done a long time ago; we handed in our notice at our day jobs. As most...

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Google My Business is launched

Google My Business combines Google+ Local and Google Places. The Android app is out and the IOS app is coming soon. The front end experience for clients should remain pretty much the same but Google My Business has been released to make it easier for business owners...

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How to choose a web designer

Thinking of hiring a web designer? This post 'how to choose a web designer' looks at the important factors you should consider before picking up the phone! So, how to choose a web designer... Knowing what you want If you are not too familiar with marketing or website...

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