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Posts tagged: email

Tutorial: Need a professional email address?

Have you been using a free email address as your business email? Gmail, Hotmail, or similar? That can be a fine option, but your professional online presence can look a lot more polished if you have your own custom email address, using your own domain name. But how do you…

Emails ending up in the spam folder?

Got spam? My amazing psychic powers tell me you do. Everyone does. Maybe you don’t see a lot of it because your email provider does a good job of filtering it from your inbox, but it’s there, trust me. What you may not realize is a fair number…

Holiday marketing that feels RIGHT for your business

You wouldn't believe it by the weather today here in Toronto, but the holidays are fast approaching. If you’ve been in business even a short time, you probably know that mid-November through the end of the year is a big time for sales and bookings, which means it's an…

How do I get people to keep coming back to my website?

A while back on Facebook I asked my friends and family what they'd ask a web designer if they could ask one anything. My father-in-law, who owns a menswear store in Belleville, Ontario, asked: How do I reach the most people? Also, I need something to keep them coming back…

A post about email marketing... wait, what?

You might be thinking: wait, Candice, you're a web developer. Why are you writing about email marketing? Well, you wouldn't be wrong to be a bit confused, but bare with me here, I can explain! What the heck is going on here? Part of my job is to help businesses…