Webpage layout: Mind your F’s and Milliseconds

Did you know that it takes a user just 50 milliseconds to make up their mind about a website? This is known as the ‘halo’ effect and was discovered by Gitte Lindgaard of Carleton University. If people have a good first impression of your website, they’re likely to think the same about other areas of…

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Data Capture. As exciting as it sounds.

If you are aiming to generate leads from your website, there is little point in having a brilliant layout and captivating content if you’ve not thought about how you’re going to capture your leads from the net (pardon the pun). Put another way, would you use a broken net to go fishing? Well, perhaps if…

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Engaging Twitter Followers. Pop some questions!

The more interaction you have on Twitter, the greater your reach and influence. Discover more on how to increase your followers here. It doesn’t matter if you have 10 or 10,000 followers. you still need to engage them or drive them through to your website or landing page. Tweet to your new followers. It can…

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Features: Where I’m blogging

Kristen from eTouches got in touch with me to ask for a series of blog on events marketing. They’re a cloud-based event management software company, sleek website and also know their stuff when it comes to marketing. I’m happy to be guest blogging for them! 5 Event Disasters and How to Avoid Them   I…

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How I increased my Twitter followers by 1800%

I’m going to hold my hands up here and say I didn’t really actively use Twitter 2 months ago. As as marketer that’s obviously embarrassing. Flash back to Christmas 2013, one eye on Eastenders, the other on Twitter, I set about getting up to speed with the power of this blue bird so I could…

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5 Reasons Looks Are Important. On Websites Anyway

There are some websites that make you curl back in horror. And others you can almost hear the heavenly chorus of angels sing as it flows onto your screen. So when it comes to websites I’m unapologetically superficial. As well as having an effective  layout, websites with compelling visuals and media typically see higher amounts…