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Here are some excellent resources for your business


A marketing strategy will help you identify your best customers, understand their needs and implement the most effective marketing methods.

The internet has transformed business marketing. No matter what you do, the internet is likely to be at the heart of your marketing strategy.

Social media is firmly established as a marketing tool. Having a presence opens up new lines of communication with existing and potential customers.

Good advertising puts the right marketing message in front of the right people at the right time, raising awareness of your business.

Customer care is at the heart of all successful companies. It can help you develop customer loyalty and improve relationships with your customers.

Sales bring in the money that enables your business to survive and grow. Your sales strategy will be driven by your sales objectives.

Market research exists to guide your business decisions by giving you insight into your market, competitors, products, marketing and your customers.

Direct marketing can be a highly successful way to generate sales from existing and new customers. Find out how to target them in the best way.

Exhibitions and events are valuable for businesses because they allow face-to-face communication and offer opportunities for networking.


Favourable media coverage can bring a range of business benefits. But how do you attract the attention of editors, broadcasters and journalists?

With millions of active users, Twitter is a popular social media app for businesses that want to build an audience for their brand.

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Twitter should not be used simply to broadcast sales messages all day, but often it can drive sales. Find out how to start using Twitter for business.
Twitter Ads allow you to amplify your tweets to a wider audience. Social media expert Alison Battisby of Avocado Social explains how to get started
Want to get more out of Twitter? Social media expert Gemma Went explains how to raise your game - including tips on posts, apps and strategy.
Twitter is used by millions of people and brands. It's a great way for small businesses to reach out to a wide audience, says Luan Wise.
Social media apps are always updating their features, meaning it's difficult to know which features to use. Emma Pauw shares some tips for the Twitter 'like'.
A free-to-use tool, Hootsuite can make Twitter management easier, more efficient and effective. We explain how to get the best out of Hootsuite.
Twitter is a way to connect with new people, keep in touch with those you know, find out what’s going on in your world and get your message out there.
Twitter has become the de facto way of sending instant news about a fresh offer to hundreds or even thousands of potential customers.