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How Pokemon Go can Boost Business Sales

How Pokemon Go can Boost Business Sales   Pokemon Go was the game Summer 2016.  The game saw thousands of people catching pokemon in the wild and I was one of them.  I’d like to tell you how Pokemon Go can boost business sales.   I wanted to write an ebook or a blog on how Pokemon Go could help businesses and started playing the game purely for research purposes, however, ended up loving the game and the blog or ebook fell by [...]

How to remove Facebook page from Business Manager

How to remove Facebook page from Business Manager I'm writing today unhinged and in a state of de-stressing from my experience with Facebook Business Manager.  After what I went through this morning I'd like to tell you how to remove Facebook page from Business Manager. Alot of my clients are wanting to use Facebook Advertising so I thought I'd check out Facebook Business Manager after receiving a recommendation from a Virtual Assistant Forum I'm in. It looked great but quite a bit [...]

Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy Is your website Cookie Compliant and does it have a Cookie Policy?  If not then you need to be. It's so easy to make your website Cookie Compliant and add a Cookie Policy.  I'm using WordPress and have access to a range of Cookie Plugins. The Plugin I highly recommend is called Cookie Consent and is advertised by Wordpress as "the only cookie consent plugin you'll ever need" GREAT STUFF. The Plugin does the following Creates a Cookie Policy page to your [...]

Taking a selfie

Taking a Selfie We all know how much "taking a selfie" is all the rage now.  You see it everywhere since the famous Oscar shot! You have to admit that everyone is at it.  I love a good selfie. So, why am I blogging about taking a selfie?  Well, I use social media to promote HJC Business Solutions and Facebook and Instagram are included in that. Now you maybe thinking hang on a minute why is she talking about taking selfies and [...]

Why your business should use Twitter

Why your business should use Twitter If you’re a small business I’d like to tell you about why your business should use Twitter.  If you’re not using Twitter can I ask why not? Twitter is fast becoming the best place to showcase your business and is a micro blogging platform.  Twitter was the first social media platform I set up when I set up my business and I’ve since won awards for my efforts. I’ve run the VERY successful #sunderlandhour on Twitter [...]

Why do I need a website

Why do I need a website Are you a business owner? Do you have a website?  If you do, then jog on this blog isn’t for you.  If you don’t you may ask “why do I need a website?” Well let me help you understand why it’s important to have a website. You are available 24 hours for people to look at what your organisation does Is a FREE Marketing campaign for you allowing people to browse your products, testimonials and learn [...]

Why blogging is important

Why blogging is important Let me take a short moment of your time to talk about why blogging is important.  Blogging is important and not just to get your business noticed but for SEO (search engine optimisation) and ranking on search engines. Blogging helps you engage with potential customers and allows you to showcase your content on a wider scale.  It’s also a great marketing tool as people can see what your organisation does and gives you the chance to be [...]

How to make your website secure

How to make your website secure I've been hearing lots of business owners saying they've had attempted hacks on their websites including me.  I'd like to tell you why you should update your website. Is your username secure and not obvious I receive several emails per day with attempted logins to my website.  My #sunderlandhour website used to get quite alot as it had the user name admin.  I've since changed this so it's not as obvious now.  If you have the [...]

Using Padlet

Using Padlet It's been a while since I blogged about learning technologies so here it goes. I'm hearing more and more about seminars and classrooms using Padlet in various ways to showcase findings, research and lesson activities.  Padlet showcases itself in saying "Padlet is the easiest way to collaborate in the world" and I agree. Padlet used to be known as Wall Wisher and was mainly used in classrooms with educators.  Learners would sit at computers or lap tops and send a [...]