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    Problem Pinboard: Making Online & Offline Marketing Work Together

    Newsletter, Problem Pinboard, December 5, 2012 @ 3:16 pm 0

    Many companies have taken the decision to choose between online and offline advertising focusing on one area at the expense of the other. After examining all our clients advertising we have discovered that the businesses doing well are the ones that combine their online and offline advertising.   Running a large and successful online campaign works fantastically well for all businesses, the very successful companies …

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    Marketing Matters: Colour in your Website

    Marketing Matters, Newsletter, December 5, 2012 @ 2:59 pm 0

    There are many decisions you have to take when designing your website. You choose the layout, the font, page size, graphics, and much more. However, among the most important decisions for your website design are the colours that you select to use on your website.     Why are colours important? Use of colour indicates to your potential customers which parts of the website are …

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    Alan Says: Choosing the Right Email Address for your Business

    Alan Says, Newsletter, December 5, 2012 @ 2:29 pm 0

    A typical question that I am asked on an almost weekly basis is “What email addresses should I use for my business, and what is the best way to write them?” I hope to be able to provide some ideas and perhaps even a few answers here.   There are 3 standard conventions to writing a personal email address; we will look at each one …

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    Online Complaint from Justice for People (justiceforpeople.com)

    News, November 30, 2012 @ 3:09 pm 0

    The Townpages marketing team recently discovered that a small website, Justice for People (justiceforpeople.com) had posted a complaint online about our services. The comments on the site JusticeForPeople.com are wholly inaccurate.     Dealing with facts (based on detailed voice recordings, letters and logged emails on the system)   The claims from JusticeForPeople.com: The client never agreed to the sale JusticeForPeople.com have sent a contract …

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    Problem Pinboard: How to Get Listed on Google Business Photos

    Newsletter, Problem Pinboard, October 25, 2012 @ 6:32 pm 0

    With the introduction of Google Business Photos, you can add a 360 panorama of your business to Google Maps. You can sign up by enlisting a trusted photographer to capture the inside of your premises. Google has a database of trusted photographers that will come out and shoot your company. Once you’ve found someone that can capture your business, simply schedule a photo shoot and view your …

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    Aaron Says: Why is Fresh and Original Content So Important?

    Aaron Says, Newsletter, October 25, 2012 @ 6:05 pm 0

    When you read anything about how to make your website rank effectively one thing you will read about time and again is that original content is the key to good ranking and customer satisfaction. I am often asked questions about creating original content so this article should help everyone that wants to get as much out of their website as possible.     What does …

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    Marketing Matters: New AdWords Innovations

    Marketing Matters, Newsletter, October 25, 2012 @ 5:38 pm 0

    Adwords campaigns are now being made even more interactive and detailed! Soon, Adwords campaigns will contain dynamic features and exciting displays to promote your services to the right people at the right time whenever they search on Google for your type of products or services.     1/ ‘Reminder’ Extension One of the forthcoming extensions that I suspect people will find incredibly useful is the …

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    The Importance of Local Search

    Newsletter, October 25, 2012 @ 5:28 pm 0

    Local searches have grown to such an extent that it is thought that 43% of searches on the internet are thought to be for local search. This explosion in local search means that businesses can benefit greatly by making sure their services are to be found prominently on Google for local searchers.     What is defined as “Local Search”? Local search is a term …

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    Success Story: Cottenham Tyre & Auto

    Newsletter, Success Story, October 25, 2012 @ 3:40 pm 0

    One of our senior account managers Darren Yardley has been working with Steve Johnstone, managing director at Cottenham Tyre & Auto since the 9th July 2012. Steve sent Townpages a letter of thanks for the work we’ve done over the past few months. This work has lead Cottenham Tyre & Auto to take on two new employees to deal with demand and they’re having to turn work …

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    Success Story: Mayflower Marquees

    Newsletter, Success Story, September 18, 2012 @ 1:43 pm 0

    Graham Hales, managing director of Mayflower Marquees is ecstatic with the response he’s had from the fixed-fee marketing campaign ran by Townpages. He’s even managed to close a deal with the multinational oil and gas company, BP (British Petroleum).     This is the first online marketing campaign that Mayflower Marquees have undertaken and after a 200% return on investment (ROI), managing director Graham is …