A lesson in marketing from the chateaux of France Last month, I travelled through France’s Loire Valley, where more than 100 chateaux have opened their doors to the public. With so many sumptuous palaces to choose from, how exactly is a tourist to choose? Few who hail...

Want to know a simple way to get to the heart of your message? Become a fan of your back catalogue If you’ve been blogging, vlogging or podcasting for a few years now, you have an archive that is rich in content, ideas and advice. How often...

Unsure how to promote your business? Don’t know how to explain what you do or set yourself apart? If you’re struggling to engage potential clients or get traction in your business, there’s a simple question you must ask: What do your clients thank you for? You might think...

There’s a pattern I see when entrepreneurs try to write their own sites. You start out by looking at others in your field. You find someone who has a great website, and you decide to use it as inspiration. You want to create a website that...

If you want to set yourself apart in a crowded market and attract the right clients, there's one question you must be able to answer: "What do your clients thank you for?" Are you squirming in your chair right now? In my experience, we entrepreneurs chronically, systematically and...

SEO - it's so important, but sometimes those three little letters make me want to go and have a lie down. So I asked the fabulous Louise Blakely over at Hooked on Marketing to give us the low down on what you really need to know...