Um - What IS a Blog Anyway? Here's my answer...

"If you're a business owner and you're not sure quite what a blog is, or how it fits with an email newsletter, then this might help! Let me know what you think..."

I've been speaking to a lot of business owners recently - and I've been surprised by how often this question gets asked. So here'smy answer... read more...

Facebook Page Cover Image Dimensions 2017

"Mainly to clarify my own confusion about what image dimensions to use for Facebook Pages. It really is becoming a video-friendly, mobile-first world!"

I checked out Group Page cover images yesterday and I went on to investigate Facebook Page cover image dimensions. I did some testing! This is what I found... read more...

How Often Should I Share My Blog Posts On Social Media?

"I did a little experiment a few days ago and the results surprised me..."

I'll confess to being a bit reluctant to share my blog posts repeatedly on Social Media - but the results speak for themselves... read more...

Facebook Group Page Cover Image Dimensions 2017

"I've just been setting up the Facebook Group for the users of the newly-launched Bloggi - but how does Facebook handle cover images? Opinions vary - so I tested it and here's my conclusion..."

There's all sorts of conflicting information out there about how Facebook handles images - so I did some testing! This is what I found for Group Page cover images... read more...

It's Not For Everyone - But Is It For You?

"Most Business Owners recognise the power of blogging to attract new clients: but why do so many blogs fail to deliver?"

Some Business Blogs generate a stream of qualified leads - but many fail and slide into neglect. What do the Successful Blogs do that the others don't? read more...

Skeptical? Here's Why & How To Choose A Niche For Your Small Business

"I remember being told time and time again I should have a narrow niche for my business but, like most people trying to market a small business, how I resisted! I wish I'd listened sooner. Here are my thoughts on how I think about it these days..."

If you are marketing your own small business then you've been endlessly told to "choose your niche"! But have you done it? Perhaps these ideas will help... read more...

What's In A Name? How To Choose A Moniker For Your Business

"If you're starting out your own, naming your business can soak up a lot of time and emotion..."

Choosing a business name seems to be a big deal for people - it has been for me in the past - and it can soak up so much time and energy! What a distraction! read more...

Are you hiding the true face of your business?

"What's the secret of turning a dull video into an interesting one? Well here's a start..."

There are hundreds of thousands of people like you and me: running their own businesses of one sort or another. This is the sad thing: most of them are hiding. read more...

Where are YOUR limits? (And what are you going to do about it?)

"There's definitely a freedom in running your own businesses - but there are real and important personal challenges too.."

When you run your own show, how about your personal angle: what would be a step too far? Being on video? Working with a particular type of client? I wonder... read more...

What's the most important element in YOUR brand?

"Here's a trap I've fallen into several times..."

I've lost count of the times I've found myself disappearing down this particular rathole - with minimal return. I wonder - familiar to you too? read more...
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