Why you should google your new business name before you register it

Every new business nowadays should have a website at some point  . . . .

. . .and when you do it needs to represent your business . . .which means having the same name as your new business name . . .

. . . .so when you’re starting out and choosing your new business name it is wise, prudent and sensible to search domain names and consider this very important issue at the same time . . . .

even if you have not got any plans for a website straight away you can register the domain and it will be safe for at least a year . . . . Continue reading

How to Create an Awesome logo design

Are you setting up your new business?. . . . on a tight budget? . . . . would love a website? . . . business cards? and an Awesome logo design? . . . . .

Worried getting your branding right is going to come at too high a cost . . . . STOP!

. . .At Wild Ideas, and DBN web design we love working with business start ups . . . .

Even if you are on a really tight budget, you can get a website, social media banners, business cards and an Awesome logo design . . . . .
branding-packages

. . . . we are there with you right at the beginning . . . . we can make sure your branding looks as professionally perfect as it can be right from the off . . .

. . . which is why we created our branding packages . . . . so you can buy more for less . . .  . a price you can afford.

With an Outstanding choice from 4 Elite categories . . . all including an Awesome logo design . . . you are sure to find one to suit you . . .

What an absolutely epic idea to get you started!

Bluebells Wood Fired Kitchen – mobile Pizzeria now has their own Awesome logo design . . . . . .
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My Top 3 for London Stress Free

It was my husbands birthday at the weekend and he decided that he would like to have a “day out in London” . . . .

To be honest when he suggested it (via email from work just 3 days beforehand)  my first reaction was a bit negative . . . .

. . . .Recollection of a cold windy day . . . .wandering around London . . . lots of walking on unfamiliar streets . . . .

. . . trusting a man who has a much better sense of direction than me. . . but getting a bit fed up none the less.

. . . and that was our last trip – a weekend away about 11 years ago, during March 2005. . . . .  pre-kids. . . but not really London stress free.

Maybe we could do better this time . . . .
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Meta descriptions – a beginners guide

OK, meta data, meta tags, meta descriptions, meta description tags . . . hands up who knows what they are?

This definition from tech terms is helpful
Meta data is data about data, it provides information about an item’s content.

And the specific areas of meta data on a web page associated with specific information are called meta tags, so you will get meta keyword tags and meta description tags / meta descriptions.

Whether you know all this or not, the one thing I can guarantee . . .

You all will have seen these meta descriptions and read them, even if you don’t know what and where they appear.
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5 simple tasks that will improve your website SEO ranking

If you read last week, then you will remember that I got a bit fired up by the salesman at yell . . .

. . . and it prompted some deep investigations, on how to improve your website SEO ranking. . .
. . . without the need for costly and non-guaranteed paid for services from online sources.

(I had another 2 hour conversation with a lady at Scoot this week, who while she questioned the ability of my own trusted webmaster,  . . . .

and bombarded me with all their wonderful services to help . . . . could not actually make any promises of her own.

After a chat with (aforementioned webmaster) Dennis at DBN web design, my business associate, cousin and trusted friend, I was armed with the benefit of his knowledge and experience. Continue reading

Come and look at this

You know how when you are working, it’s all about what your customer needs, and you are busily working IN your business . . .
. . . after all, you don’t get paid for working ON your own business do you?

OR DO YOU?
Lets find out . . . .

. . . .I am really proud of all the design work I do for my clients, my integrity ensures that they get an excellent service and a top class designed result, that ticks the boxes of my continued marketing learning . . . .

. . . and then they happily pay me for my work.
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Is your website bitter-sweet?

Last week I talked about getting what you pay for, and a while ago I came across this quote. . . .

“The Bitterness Of Poor Quality Is Remembered Long After The Sweetness Of Low Price Has Faded From Memory”

It really struck a chord with me, in how it related to many people’s attitude to the design and creation of their websites in particular.

Think on this to demonstrate my point. . .
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