Category Archives: Free Tools

Connecting Office for iPad to Dropbox

Last week, we wrote a review of Office for iPad, and highlighted the lack of integration with Dropbox as one of the issues with the new app. Well, I am happy to announce that I have found a work around … Continue reading

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E-mail background images made simple

With the wide number of programmes and e-mail clients that your subscribers may be using to view e-mails, there are some aspects of layout, common in web design, that can not normally be used in the laying out of e-mail. These include the use … Continue reading

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New app to edit MS Office files on your Tablet or Smartphone

Last time we told you about a new remote desktop app from Microsoft allowing you to access your desktop PC from a Tablet or SmartPhone but what if you want to write or edit Office documents directly on your device? … Continue reading

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New Remote Desktop app for iOS and Android

This is not really about marketing, but it is about making life easier. Although I am PC through and through on the desktop, I have to say that I am an Apple convert when it comes to mobile so when … Continue reading

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PDF to Excel converter

It’s a while since we have highlighted a useful tool, but I had need to convert a PDF into an Excel spreadsheet this week, and realised that it would be good to share the tool we use for the job. … Continue reading

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Social Media Image Sizing – A Definitive Guide

Getting the graphics & profile pictures right on social media profiles is key to presenting the right image, but they are all different, and with the advent of cross platform content, getting the correct specs for these images is not … Continue reading

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LinkedIn stats just got a whole lot better

LinkedIn can be a great tool for promoting your company but historically the stats provided by the network were very limited. With LinkedIn stats, not any more! Introducing LinkedIn Stats A recent LinkedIn update has introduced a whole new set … Continue reading

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The importance of building a contact database – 6 Tips

On the home page of this website we say: You are an EXPERT in your field… ….Make sure your customers and prospects know it…and remember it! The majority of our clients recognised the issue, they simply didn’t keep in touch … Continue reading

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Networking in a joined-up marketing world

I’ve been doing a fair bit of networking recently and had some interesting conversations about how people integrate networking into a joined-up marketing approach – or not! As a rule, people seem to take one of three approaches: Laid Back: … Continue reading

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6 tips for a joined-up web presence

I’ve been doing a fair bit of networking recently meeting many interesting people. Now, I’m of the view that networking is about building contacts and relationships rather than direct selling but, with the BSA focus on joined-up marketing it would … Continue reading

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