Fresh Starts…

Posted: August 28th 2014

Hello, so I’ve been sat here staring at a blank page not really knowing what the topic of this blog post is going to be! I always try and keep my posts relevant to what is happening in my business and this line of thinking brought me to writing about… fresh starts! As some of
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Top SEO tips…

Posted: March 19th 2014

… that won’t break the bank! We have probably all been contacted by SEO companies that promise that you’ll be on the 1st page of Google for a huge monthly fee, which I’m sure none of us can afford! So what I wanted to do this evening is share some practical (and affordable) SEO tips
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My 2nd year in business!

Posted: January 27th 2014

I am so excited that I am writing this post and that this week my business is two years old! Every milestone is very exciting and I believe we should celebrate each one! After my 1st year in business I wrote a post sharing some of my top tips for your 1st year in business
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Tidying up your social media accounts…

Posted: January 13th 2014

If your anything like me, you’ve tried to start the New Year more organised, with a tidy office and your accounts up to date! Something else I have done and suggest you do is to give your social media accounts a spring clean! This should ideally be done annually and for me January seems the
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2014 A New Start!

Posted: January 2nd 2014

First of all, Happy New Year! Let me start by saying that I am not normally a New Years Resolution person, but I must admit a New Year seems like a great time for a new start! My new start, for my business is to be more organised, productive, plan ahead more and make more
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My first press release…

Posted: December 12th 2013

Last week I had my first press release published in the Staffordshire Newsletter and here it is: Almost the best part was that it was a great surprise, it wasn’t until a friend said “Well done on your article!” that I found out – I’m just glad I didn’t miss it! I am really new
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Why run Workshops??

Posted: November 4th 2013

Last week I ran my first workshop, which was ‘Twitter for Business’ this is something I have been thinking about doing for a while and finally (though it was rather scary!) I did it! I have been pleasantly surprised by the reaction and the feedback I have received and can honestly say I really enjoyed
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Top Twitter tips…

Posted: October 19th 2013

So for those of you that follow me on Twitter you will know that this week I have been running some Top Twitter tips using the hashtag #mapdesignstips but I thought I’d share them on here with you as well. I have shared Twitter tips before but these are some top tips, some are similar
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Designing a MailChimp template!

Posted: October 11th 2013

I have been talking a lot over the last week about using MailChimp and email newsletters so I this is why I decided to write a post about designing a MailChimp template. Email newsletters are a great way of building relationships, keeping in touch with existing clients and making people aware of your products, services
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Outsourcing…

Posted: October 7th 2013

So last week we looked at working with like-minded people, but this week we are looking more specifically at outsourcing work. I wanted to talk about this is as I have recently started to outsource some parts of my business for example, book-keeping & web development, and I am so glad that I have! When
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