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Google My Business Best Practice Guide

A verified Google My Business (GMB) listing helps you be seen more online, enables you to track your potential customers interactions with your business and more. Find out how to optimise your GMB listing in our complete guide.

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SEM Explained—The Who, What, When, Where & Why

There’s a reason businesses of all sizes are using SEM to grow online. If done right, it’s cost effective and can bring in a stream of new leads, with very minimal effort on your behalf. Here’s how!

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How to Hire Your First Employee

Needing to hire an employee is a sign your business is doing well. In reality, it adds another thing to your to-do list. Simplify your task with our handy guide of legalities, processes and steps you need to consider before taking on a team member.

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Facebook Business Page Best Practice Guide

You created a Facebook business page to grow your business online. With so many features on the page to help you expand your reach, it can be confusing. Find the best features for your business in our comprehensive guide!

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What is SEO? The Basic (But Essential) Guide

You’ve heard you need a website to stake your claim in the digital world. Only now, you’re hearing your website needs to be SEO optimised, responsive and all these other things. Firstly, you ask, “What is SEO?” Your next question is most likely, “Why do I need it.”

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T&A Mechanical Break the Mould

In 2017, the number of trading businesses went up by 3.1%, however those with a web presence only went by around 1 to 2%. Why? Because digital marketing is chaotic for anyone—let alone someone just starting their business. There’s so many options out there and it all seems too expensive. Too hard. Until they find Localsearch.

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How to Create an Instagram Business Account

An Instagram business account opens you up to a whole range of handy features and insights to help grow your business on one of the most popular social media platforms. Learn how to set up your profile with this easy-to-follow guide.

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What You Need To Know About SEO…The Good And The Bad

Can SEO be done successfully long-term? Certainly. When it’s done right, it always plays the long game. Good SEO courts Google’s attentions and avoids its penalties. It rewards your online presence with robust health that can grow incrementally.

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The Key to Making Google Ads Easy

According to Google, their advertising platform is too hard to navigate and manage for the average small-business owner. And we tend to agree—kind of. Find out how to take the stress out of growing our business online.

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