Month: November 2015

A Makeover for the Town Crier Magazine

This month, we put the finishing touches on a makeover for the community magazine website, The Town Crier. The Town Crier is one of two local magazines that we manage. With an estimated audience of 100,000, it is distributed free to the towns and communities of North Wiltshire. Local community magazines like these are a… read more

Is your website ready for 2016?

With the new year nearly upon us, now is the perfect time for a quick review of your website. It doesn’t take long to check that it’s still serving the needs of your business and that it’s ready for whatever 2016 might bring. Here are our top health-checks to keep your website in tip-top shape:… read more

How small businesses can collect direct debits online

Here’s a system for collecting direct debits that’s reliable, easy to use and cheap. When you run your own small business, there are the fun tasks and the not-so-fun ones. The get-you-out-of-bed jobs and the wish-you-stayed-in-bed ones. And whilst these differ from person to person, I bet there’s one that never makes it out of… read more

A thousand words: why it pays to get your images right

For over a century, we’ve been told that a picture is worth a thousand words. So why do many business owners still neglect this key aspect of marketing? Images are important for your website. Really important. Terrible images can ruin the most beautifully designed website. They encourage your prospective customers to abandon your site and… read more

Ka-pow! Wyntercon 2015 is a huge hit!

We’re really pleased to announce that WynterCon 2015 – the Eastbourne comic/scifi-fantasy/horror convention – was a terrific success. Over 1500 people attended on Saturday (tickets sold out in advance!) and Sunday saw a further 700 visitors. Feedback was overwhelmingly positive. Comic, SciFi/Fantasy and Horror Conventions are becoming a booming business worldwide. Visitors of all ages… read more