Jon Davey,winner of Social Media Week’s Social Media Personality of the Year, lives in Windsor and in 2002 launched Business in Berkshire as a vehicle for local businesses to boost awareness of their products and services.
I love his enthusiasm, the hustle and bustle of all of his sites and his friendly, easy to read style. What do you think? Use the comment box to let us know your thoughts etc.
Jon writes .. Since the launch of our content management system in 2004, hundreds of local businesses joined in but 99% failed to add regular content to their BinB web space, so have not made the most of its potential. The few that listened have generated thousands of pounds worth of revenue… one over £100,000!
The website still commands a great deal of SEO power and we are happy to share that power with our business partners.
Through a process of trial and error, I have worked out new ways to maximise awareness of your business using online marketing & social media engagement… I am happy to share my thoughts with you as a one off meeting or alternatively, you may choose to engage me on a more regular basis… take a look at a couple of options over on my Social Media Directors website.
For most people in the creative industries the main focus of their time and energy is their work. For a musician, writer, actor or visual artist, creating their opus and developing their creative genius is a priority, and quite rightly so.
Next up in the list of importance is getting the work out to the public, i.e. securing an exhibition, concert, book or record deal. [more…]
By Aakash Patel, Analyst, Pragma - a St Ives Group company
To understand how businesses will be affected by trends in omnichannel retailing, it is important to know the developments that have contributed to its evolution. How have key breakthroughs in retail concepts, technologies, services and media tied this shift together, and how could they continue to change the retail landscape? I think there have been three key phases of development:[more…]
Valamar Hotels & Resorts’ Introduction To Performance Marketing Results In A Triple Figure Increase In Sales For Croatia’s Largest Tourism Brand
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A pretty little girl named Suzy was standing on the pavement in front of her home. Next to her was a basket containing a number of tiny creatures; in her hand was a sign announcing FREE KITTENS. Suddenly a line of big cars pulled up beside her.
Doug Smith is on his deathbed and knows the end is near. His nurse, his wife, his daughter and his two sons, are with him.He asks for two witnesses to be present and a camcorder be put in place to record his last wishes, and when all is ready he begins to speak:[more…]
British tax return. This example shows the importance of accuracy in your tax return.
The HMRC (Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs) has returned the Tax Return to a man in STANSTED after he apparently answered one of the questions incorrectly. In response to the question: "Do you have anyone dependant on you?" he wrote: ....