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4 Phases of Internet Marketing FREE report

Purple Internet Marketing

David Bain, fellow Edinburgh resident and founder of Purple Internet Marketing Ltd, has just launched The 4 Phases of Internet Marketing, a free 61 page PDF report that provides an overview of Internet marketing.

For my personal summary of each section, read on.

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Online marketing for logo designers

bar chart sketch

I specialise in brand identity design, but that’s not to say I should focus 100% of my efforts on marketing myself as such.

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Scotland’s first Adage Power 150 blog

Adage Power 150

My humble blog is Scotland’s top entry into the Adage Power 150.

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How I reversed my Google ranking penalty

Google penalty

Yesterday, through a large increase in site visitors, I discovered that my Google penalty had been lifted. In this post, I’m going to tell you why I was penalised by Google, what I did to have the penalty removed, and how you can avoid a similar penalty for your website.

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Advertising to children: right or wrong?

McDonalds apple

To a kid, everything’s better in a McDonald’s wrapper.

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