If you're thinking of freelancing, the first year can be hard

Thinking of Freelancing? What to Expect in Your First Year

It’s been a year and one month since I officially became a freelancer. With two children under 4, a husband, 3 chickens and two guinea pigs it’s been turbulent to say the least.

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Enhnace your market place guest blog

Is an Online Marketplace as Effective as My Own Website?

I was recently asked by the Domain UK to write a feature on a topic that would benefit small businesses who operate online.

At the time, I was offering support to several clients wanting to know how to gain more exposure for their online marketplaces, like Etsy, Folksy and Ebay. What many of them had in common was that they were spending a lot of time optimising their online stores, and were failing to give their websites the attention in deserved.

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Freelancer vs agency. A guide to outsourcing digital marketing

Freelancer or Agency: A small business guide to outsourcing Marketing

So, you’ve made the decision to outsource your marketing. Great! But, like so many others, are you left wondering ‘What is better for my small business – a freelancer or an agency?’

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12 freelancing days of Christmas

Christmas provides the perfect excuse to remind you of just some of the services offered by Yabber Marketing. Here is our latest, rather festively themed blog.  12 freelancing days of Christmas.
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Why you should be yabbering about your brand

Why you should be Yabbering about your brand

If you want to get noticed online you have to be active and consistent with your communications. At Yabber Marketing we like to call this Yabbering. Simply meaning to chatter, Yabbering is what you should be doing in order to promote your brand and is one of the most cost effective ways to gain exposure online. There are loads of ways to promote your business and all of the following suggestions are free!

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How is your website health. Website health check from Yabber Marketing

How is your website health?

I recently received the Yellow Pages directory in the post. After some initial surprise – I didn’t realise the physical version still existed – I marvelled, for a while, at how small it had become. Why? Simple; because most of us search businesses and services online!

If you own or manage a website you need to ensure that it has optimal health.

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