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How To Use Google+ Hangouts In Your Micro Business

29 November 2012 by Daniel Honey

For those of you who read my previous Micro Business Hub article about Google+, you’ll remember I’m a downright Google+aholic. I’m also not shy of extolling the virtues of the social media channel, which I implore you all to join (it’s not a cult...honest!), and in this article I’m going to look at one of its best features - Hangouts. Google+ Hangouts is a video chat service from ... Read More


Content Marketing

Content marketing is smart

Why Smart Micro Business Owners Are Content Marketing

Think this is just another of those ‘latest buzz words’ that’s doing the rounds? Not this one! Content marketing can be very valuable to your ... Read More


English Pound Notes

Calculate Your Hourly Rate With This Freelance Billable Rate Calculator

Just how do you set your freelance rates? In this pricing series we've talked about the importance of price v value, the significance of pricing ... Read More

PR & Social Media

Social Media Conversations

How To Sidestep Common Social Media Mistakes

I love how Social Media connects people. And a lot of people are involved. Take these member number from the top 5 platforms: Facebook - over ... Read More

Sales & Marketing

E-mail marketing puzzle

The Ultimate Guide To Email Marketing For Beginners

Email can be a great, cost-effective way of promoting your product or business and is considered the modern way of posting an introductory letter to ... Read More


who's in your micro business team?

The Five People You Need On Your Team

Do you keep the right company? In business, learning to keep the right people around you is critical. You need to minimise the effect of the ... Read More

Web, Tech & SEO

SEO myths

Six SEO Myths That Waste Your Time And Cost You Money

If your micro business has a website (and chances are it should) then it’s likely you’ve heard a lot about SEO, or Search Engine Optimisation. If ... Read More