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Facebook and Instagram tips and tricks

Welcome to 2017! Hope everyone had a nice bit of time off work and with family and…

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Costs involved with starting an eCommerce website

There are a lot of things to consider when opting to start a new eCommerce website. I…

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Limit WordPress admin access

Following on from Part 3 about usernames and passwords, let me show you a really simple trick…

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WordPress Backups and Logins

Backing up WordPress An important part of data security, whether it be your own data on a…

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Keeping WordPress up to date

As of Version 3.7, WordPress ships with automatic maintenance and security updates. That means if you have a…

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Is WordPress Secure?

Whenever we talk about WordPress and security, it’s important to address one question right off the bat….

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Why backups are important to your business (and your life!)

Often when this conversation arises, the most common response is usually… “…oh I know I should but…

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Inspirational North-East mums shortlisted for top business awards

I would love to share this press piece, written by Lucy Richardson from Express North magazine, about…

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Why you should use a Facebook Page for business

I often see this happening a lot on Facebook especially when using Groups; people using a Profile…

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NBSL release new funding for projects

NBSL have recently announced the release of a new Fund from the 1st October 2015. Established businesses…

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Blueocto finalists in National Awards

We are delighted to announce that we are finalists in the Mumpreneur Awards for 2015, in the…

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Helping clients develop their online presence

We’ve been rather quiet on the social media front lately, instead we’ve been heads down and getting…

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