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Want To Run Your Own Business?

Want To Run Your Own Business?

   10 INVALUABLE THINGS TO REMEMBER. 1. ENTREPRENEURSHIP IS COMMON SENSE …but common sense isn’t always common practice.  Never forget this simple statement. 2. YOUR IDEA IS WORTH NOTHING AND CUSTOMER SERVICE IS EVERYTHING This is so important. Your idea, no matter how innovative you think it is, no matter how interesting it sounds, no matter how much research you have  done, it is worth nothing. If you don’t understand your customer’s needs, if your execution is not close to perfect,…

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Why Pictures Work And What You Can Easily Do

Why Pictures Work And What You Can Easily Do

How effective is a simple picture like this? A short while ago I posted this and had a lot of positve comments saying how effective a simple picture like this is. So I asked these three questions 1.  Are you using your pictures to help grow the number of visitors to your website? 2.  Do you include a picture in all your Tweets? 3.  Do you have the pictures you need to include in your advertising in the social media…

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*** Your Blog ***

*** Your Blog ***

If you don’t have a Blog that’s another story for another time, If you do have a Blog then you’ll know it can be a lot of work and take a lot of time maintaining it. We’ve all heard “Content is King” and this suggests you must continually add content but … Here’s what Derek Halpern, the Founder of Social Triggers has to say … “Much of the “common sense” wisdom that “experts” share about building a readership is, at…

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*** How Strong Is Your Website? ***

*** How Strong Is Your Website? ***

This is Website Grader’s analysis of traveljunkies.com How strong is your website? Your website is the window to your business and like everything, first impressions count. Without a website, you don’t exist, and it’s the same if nobody can find your site. But it’s more than that. We help by sending traffic to your website using your free advert, but it’s your website that actually does your selling, and your success is down to three main factors.  1.  Performance. An…

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*** Too Much Information ***

*** Too Much Information ***

TOO MUCH INFORMATION ON THE INTERNET So much information We know the Internet is full of information that could help small businesses if only we had the time to look for it. But many of us we have our business to run. Over the next few weeks we’ll post tips we’ve used which could help you. They’re quick and easy to use and they are free. So please keep watching Cliff & Alison www.traveljunkies.com If nobody knows about you, how…

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*** How To Get Found On The Internet ***

*** How To Get Found On The Internet ***

Getting found on the Internet is often a matter of luck that someone happens to search for a word you have on your site that few others use. It’s a fact that the more popular relevant words are used by most sites and those with the deepest pockets dominate. And the same applies to advertising. So how do small business owners compete? How do you get found on the Internet? We have owned the domain traveljunkies.com since 2002 which is…

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What Do Your Customers Want?

What Do Your Customers Want?

Hey – we’ve done it. After asking our clients and visitors what they would like, we launched our new website on 4 January 2017. Take a look here and tell us what you think. Thank you Why Are We Changing? To help small adventure and travel businesses in an industry dominated by big business. Focus on what customers want in this fast growing mobile world. Assure our visitors they are dealing with a reputable business that is a recognised authority in…

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Do you have a blog? If not, why not?

Do you have a blog? If not, why not?

27 Awesome Blogs about Blogging Written by: Eric Brantner on May 24, 2010 – 7:52 am Rating: 9.3/10 (3 votes cast) So, you want to be a better blogger, eh? Well, you can either try to go out there and learn everything on your own, or you can pick up some helpful tips from these 27 awesome blogs about blogging. I’ve included a short quote from each blog’s about page so you can learn a little more about them. 1. Problogger—”This site is…

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