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  • Blog Post: How To Be Found: Search Engine Optimisation

    Kevin Costner built his field of dreams and was told ‘They will come'. If only this were true of websites.... Search engine marketing (SEM - generally paid-for web advertising) and search engine optimisation (SEO - being smart about the language you use on your website pages) are two disciplines we're...
  • Blog Post: SMEs and the General Election

    Microsoft hosted the latest quarterly SME (small and medium-sized enterprises) Advisory Panel a couple of weeks ago, and the topic was – not unnaturally – the possible implications of the election on small businesses. Panellists included: Robert Epstein, Head of Small Business, Microsoft SMB...
  • Blog Post: BBC small business recession tracker October update

    The October update on tracking small businesses through the recession is up on the BBC website today. "A solid month" seems to be the overall feeling, with all the retail firms reporting a rise in sales. Here are a few snippets from the report - there are some very positive indicators. David Groocock...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft BizSpark software for start-ups

    Word has reached Small Business blog that, according to some press articles, Microsoft is apparently offering free software to start-ups. Not surprisingly, there have been a few phone calls from small businesses asking how they can get their hands on the software. Unfortunately the press stories don...