Why write a blog – 5 reasons to write a business blog

By Chris Wood / August 18, 2021 /
Why write a blog

Find out the top 5 reasons why taking the time to write a blog will reap you rewards for your effort.

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7 reasons why you should never host your own videos

By Chris Wood / May 5, 2021 /
video hosting

Having videos that play on your website is a great idea, having videos that are hosted there not so much. There are a multitude of problems that can arise when you try to self host, from playback issues to storage problems and more. Read on to delve into the headache inducing world of self-hosting videos, and find out the top reasons why you should never consider going down this road.

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First Impressions: why professional photography for small business counts

By Prue Leng / June 11, 2020 /
Professional photography for small business

Professional photography for small business is vital for making a good impression, building trust and encouraging customers to transact (i.e. buy!). We make an effort to look our best when we’re networking and meeting business contacts in person. The same should be said for the images we portray about our business, online. While not many…

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Why you need Facebook reviews and how to make them visible

By Kylie Ufer / June 8, 2020 /
Turn on Facebook reviews for your business

Facebook is the top destination consumers use to review and recommend businesses (yes, even more than Google). If your Facebook reviews are not visible, you are hidden from your customers. Good reviews on your Facebook business page build confidence in your brand and give you credibility in the marketplace. A customer who can clearly see…

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Do I need an SSL certificate for my website?

By PVA Guest Blogger / May 26, 2020 /
Do you need an SSL Certificate for your website?

Learning about website “stuff” can be pretty daunting. It is crucial that what you put “out there” is secure and trustworthy, which is why you need an SSL certificate for your website. Understanding SSL An SSL certificate (Secure Sockets Layer) encrypts the data flowing between your website and your end-user (client). Typically you will see…

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Affordable website design for small business: Why your business needs a website, too

By Prue Leng / April 30, 2020 /
Affordable website design for small business

The world has changed and is never going back. Small businesses cannot afford NOT to have a business website. Thankfully, there are affordable website design packages for small businesses available. Plus, you don’t need a PhD in Information Technology to manage your business website.   R.E.M. got it right when they claimed “It’s the end…

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Digital Grant Program: How to get your dream website for half the price!

By PVA Guest Blogger / November 6, 2019 /
Small Business Owner celebrates winning a digital grant

Technology is making our lives better than ever before. As well as allowing all of us to better connect with our loved ones and find the information we need, it also provides Australian small businesses with the unique opportunity to reach larger audiences than ever before, thanks to the power of websites. Getting a website,…

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