Is Copying Content Bad for SEO?

Is Copying Content Bad for SEO?

Remember back in school, when it was drilled into you that copying (or plagiarising) from your friends or from books was bad? So why have so many website managers and small business owners slipped back into the habit? We see Continue reading

Twitter is Testing Switching Accounts

Twitter is Testing Switching Accounts

Social media managers rejoice! Twitter is testing out a new option that means you’ll be able to switch accounts within the reply process – so you won’t need to go to switch account and then find the tweet/thread to comment Continue reading

Rural Business Awards 2019

Rural Business Awards 2019

Last Friday we were up in Wrexham at the Catrin Finch Centre for the regional finals of the Rural Business Awards 2019 – Wales and Northern Ireland. We had been shortlisted for the Best Media, Digital or Communications Business across Continue reading

Content Ideas for Social Media

Content Ideas for Social Media

If you didn’t manage to catch our article in the October edition of the Aberystwyth EGO, don’t panic! We looked at content ideas for social media:

It can sometimes feel like a bit of a struggle coming up with content Continue reading

Diving in, and going LIVE

Diving in, and going LIVE

Anyone whose been to one of my social media training sessions will have been told that going LIVE and posting videos is a big must these days. Videos as a general rule see more reach across the social media platforms, Continue reading

Changes to Facebook Page Oct 2019

Changes to Facebook Page Oct 2019

If you run a Facebook page, you may have seen the new notification at the top letting you know that the grey badges (which verified your business as real) will soon be going!

Apparently, Facebook has decided after feedback from Continue reading

New website launch: Hydroschemes

New website launch: Hydroschemes

We launched a new website while away on annual leave, for Hydroschemes, a business from Aberaeron. A bilingual website, but with a difference! The owner Kevin, wanted this website to be both in English and Japanese! Easily done from a Continue reading

How to Choose a Domain Name

How to Choose a Domain Name

With any new business and new website launch, one of the first questions is always – what domain name do you want? Seems easy to us, but actually, it can be a minefield. You have to make sure that the Continue reading

Why “Stories” are on the Rise

Why “Stories” are on the Rise

The September EGO digital column, if you’re in Aberystwyth or Aberaeron you may have read this already!

A lot of people use “Stories” on their social media platforms (it’s a feature common to Instagram, Facebook, YouTube and more), and it’s Continue reading

Social Media and SEO

Social Media and SEO

Do your social media activities affect the SEO for your website? No (not now). Google doesn’t rank your social media and then put this against your SEO, but social media content does get indexed (and thus directing traffic to your Continue reading

Is Your Business on Instagram?

Is Your Business on Instagram?

The August EGO digital column, if you’re in Aberystwyth or Aberaeron you may have read this already!

If you run a business and have an active presence online, you should be thinking about Instagram and using stories. Instagram is often Continue reading

Small Business Saturday Top 100: 2019

Small Business Saturday Top 100: 2019

We’re absolutely delighted to have made the Top 100 small business list for Small Business Saturday this year. The list draws from every corner of the UK to show the great variety and vibrancy of businesses across the country, and Continue reading

Tech Tuesday: Our Weekly Roundup

Tech Tuesday: Our Weekly Roundup

BBC News trials 5g

World’s oldest webcam to be turned off

Google sign language AI turns hand gestures into speech

Facebook to stop stalking you, if you ask it.

Tech Tuesday – Our Weekly Roundup

Tech Tuesday – Our Weekly Roundup

Here’s our weekly tech roundup for last week, where there was plenty go on! Next week we’ll be skipping the Tech Tuesday as we’ll be at the National Eisteddfod in Llanrwst all week, if you’re there, come and say hi! Continue reading