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May 2018

How is Voice Search changing the way we optimise websites

Posted by Tracey Voyce
How is Voice Search changing the way we optimise websites
If you're a parent, Google Home or Alexa has possibly made managing your family a little easier, from updating school shopping lists for your kids to finding corny jokes to entertain said kids while you shop. If you're a kid, Google Home or Alexa will entertain you with the music of your choice vs what Mum and Dad like, or fun quizzes to test you and your friends. If you're a digital marketer or advertiser, Alexa or Google Home has probably made life a little more complicated....
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April 2018

The Cardinal Rule for a Website

Posted by Tracey Voyce
The Cardinal Rule for a Website
If you own a business, you will already know that a website is the most vital tool when it comes to attracting and retaining customers. While people often know the importance of having a website, many still fail to recognise the most important element when it comes to creating a 'brilliant' website that generates traffic and inquiries. Content Is King - Ask Google Google holds content in the highest regard when it ranks your website online even higher than your site'...
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January 2018

Email Marketing: The results outweigh the myths

Posted by Tracey Voyce
Email Marketing: The results outweigh the myths
There are a few classic misconceptions when it comes to e-mail marketing. Business owners often shy away from sending out promotional emails, for fear that their clients are already bombarded and won't read anything else. In fact, there is a lot of research that shows that a company which touches base with its clients at least once every 90 days strengthens their business relationship and increases their sales. Here are the three common myths of email marketing, why th...
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December 2017

Proprietary vs Wordpress Open Source?

Posted by Tracey Voyce
Proprietary vs Wordpress Open Source?
We often get asked should we go with Bloomtools platform or Wordpress? Now I don't want to put any platform down, as every platform has their positives and negatives.  And I will give you feedback from our clients (that were with WordPress before coming on board with us).  But before I do, I really want to stress the other important factors you need to make decisions about first, before you even consider questioning what platform you choose -  as they are more import...
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November 2017

Congratulations James Greig

Posted by Tracey Voyce
Congratulations James Greig
Congratulations to James Greig, who won the Digital Disrupter and TrailBlazer award at the Young Entrepreneur Awards on Friday night. All of the finalists and winners were all outstanding.  It was great to see how so many young people believe in themselves and what they do, to create, build, and conquer some very competitive markets.   James started out building the Bloomtools business, then in 2008 Bloomtools invested in starting up IVvy with Lauren Hall.  Jame...
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