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How to use LinkedIn Showcase pages

Updated 24/10/2017 and 25/3/2017. (First published August 2014). LinkedIn replaced the product pages from within the LinkedIn company page with Showcase pages. Showcase pages can be used to highlight messages to different audiences and promote your products, blog or perhaps even a members’ club if you have one. Some uses for LinkedIn Showcase pages Blog Members club Products Services […]

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11 tips to better blogging

I was definitely late to the party (most unlike me) when it came to blogging. I knew that once I started, I would have to continue. So I thought about it for a while and started in 2013. It tied in nicely with this WordPress based website launch. But what a difference it has made […]

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LinkedIn tips

How to get business from LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a great business tool, particularly for those of us in the technology industry. But aside from helping you find a new job, it also helps you find new business. Here are 6 of the things you should do in order to get business from LinkedIn. Keep your profile up-to-date. Ensure that your current job and correct […]

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SOME GREAT FREE TWITTER TOOLS TO HELP YOU MARKET YOUR BUSINESS

Why people don’t follow you on Twitter

You’ve recently started on Twitter and now you are following 200 people with only 5 following back (or 2,000 and 100 for that matter). You wonder why. These are some of the things that you may be doing wrong: You followed 200 people before tweeting anything at all. You get one chance (if even) when […]

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Irish Web Awards 2014

It’s time again to nominate your favourite website in the Irish Web Awards 2014.  The winners will be announced at the award ceremony in the Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin on 22nd October. There are 5 new categories this year totaling 33. And a few are relevant to the Irish technology industry: Technology and Social Best Science and […]

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Why you should use social media

Updated 31 Jul 15 In case you don’t already know by now, and, I’m sorry to say, there are still some B2B tech companies that don’t, here are just a few of the reasons why you should use (or continue to use) social media. Creating accounts isn’t enough. Increasingly, social media is becoming the means through which companies […]

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Twitter mistakes to avoid

Twitter mistakes to avoid

Twitter for tech companies: Lesson 8: Twitter mistakes to avoid We’ve all seen dreadful boo boos on Twitter. Some are obvious and you say there is no way I would do that (and you probably wouldn’t). But, it is still very important to think about what you are posting on Twitter before sending it. And, of […]

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