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The easiest way to pick and use your brand keywords

15/11/17
albatross

The flurry of ultra-cool indie businesses on North Street, between the Luckwell Road and Dean Lane/Cannon Street roundabouts

04/10/17
Studio Cotton on Instagram

Missions, laziness and how Studio Cotton uses social media.

02/10/17
clifton-rocks

How to form longterm relationships at trade shows

11/09/17
bin-home-small

Your website menu is all wrong. Here’s how to fix it in 3 easy steps.

05/09/17
jamjar-print-sample-pack-studio-cotton

A very scientific analysis of sample packs from professional printers and paper people

diy-website

DIY websites part 3: 5 easy things you can do right now to help your Google rank

24/07/17
fun-bg

9 super tips for upping your business’ Instagram engagement

19/07/17
say-no

My Dad and his Power of “No”

09/06/17
diy-website

DIY websites part two: Why you should NOT do it yourself

studio-cotton-blogging-checklist

A super, super easy checklist for small business bloggers

07/06/17
should-your-business-have-a-blog

Should your small business have a blog?

26/05/17
diy-website

DIY websites part one: Why you should do it yourself

bristol-and-wales-cat-rescue-website-min

Creating a new website for Bristol & Wales Cat Rescue

Coffee shop in Bristol

What makes a great coffee shop website, and why?

local-high-street-min-2

Why be nice to your local competitors?

10/10/16

Most popular

Why Linktree is bad for SEO (and an alternative for your website)

03/01/18

DIY websites part two: Why you should NOT do it yourself

Does RuPaul use Drupal? Discover the celebs’ favourite website CMSs

Why you should never apologise for taking a break from Instagram

13/05/20

7 essential features for your contact page design that will make your business better

Before & After: Product photography makeovers from a small business photo expert

29/06/20

How to use patterns & texture in brand identities

05/09/18