iCandy Marketing is a new venture by your favourite PC repair people, Bridge PC Repair. Digital marketing started as a side project for us but we soon realised that we had a knack for it. So from this side project, iCandy was born.
The day has finally arrived. The day where if your website is not mobile friendly, it will fall off the face of the Google Search Engine forever!!!!
This may be a slight over exaggeration, but from today, Google will rank mobile friendly websites higher.
Most businesses work very hard to get their website high on Google Search Engine, but all of that is about to change, if your website is not mobile friendly. With more and more people accessing websites through smart phones and tablets, a mobile friendly website is vital to reach these potential customers. But now there is another reason to make your website mobile friendly. To keep it on Google Search.
Have your Facebook page numbers dropped? Are you starting to panic?
Today (12th March 2015) marks the day Facebook clear out all the old inactive accounts from its system. All those accounts that were set up by people and then never used, or used for spam and other useless annoying ventures, are being removed by Facebook from today. Why do you care????
It’s only October but if you’re in business you’ve started thinking about Christmas three months ago.
What’s going to be popular this year, what stock do I need, what advertising am I going to do, fresh marketing material, new deals, Christmas clubs, bundle offers, etc. etc. The elves in your business are hard at it. When something new comes along, or we get busy, we tend to list things in priority, focus on the top and the rest falls to the side. We concentrate so much on the ideas and ordering, we forget to tell people about it.
When things get quiet and you need to get word out, you turn to Facebook and Twitter to remind and inform people what you do. So why when we get busy, do we not do this? It’s a free service, and more importantly, it works! Continue reading
Hey guys, after the week we had last week, I decided to write this blog about email accounts and more specifically, eircom email accounts.
From Tuesday night last week, my phone was hopping with calls from eircom email account holders (350,000 accounts in Ireland) about not being able to receive or send emails or from users who use Microsoft outlook to access their eircom accounts, they were being asked for their password. The problem took about 2 days to be rectified with some customers being without email access for up to a week. This is just not acceptable any more. Continue reading
Are you sceptical about the real impact of social media on your business?
Well then listen up; this blog post will explain how your business can benefit from social media.
The reality is that if the older generations are starting to use social media the impact it has already made on younger generations is completely irreversible. Social media has become a part of everyone’s life and it is something that influences us daily. Social media has played a big role with how people interact with each other and it is something that is not slowing down anytime soon. Continue reading