• TL:DR? Watch this video instead :) Now more than ever a blog is essential for any business. I have written previously about how your customers are using the internet for all manner of tasks. You can learn just about anything online now, book everything online, order all manner of services, you can even design custom fabric and get a pattern printed directly onto it and sent to you to sew. You can probably hire someone to sew it for you too! How do customers and clients find the products, services or contractors that they want? They use search and they use social referrals or finds. Think about your last five online purchases: what prompted you to purchase? When you think

    May 21,
    - by Roseanne
  • If your business has a Facebook page, the #DeleteFacebook movement may be causing you some concern. OnlineHub has some tips to help you mitigate losses. If you run a business in 2018 you probably have a Facebook page. Maybe you find it to be a huge source of income. It's possible that you painstakingly built an audience, sharing images, ideas, interesting, pertinent and timely information and links to sites. Maybe you have  purchased Facebook advertising. Maybe you did this all in good faith. You put time and effort and, in some cases, money into making this platform the hub of interest, entertainment, information and news that it is for many people. Only to find out that Facebook hasn't been 100%

    Mar 22,
    - by Roseanne
  • Shadowban??? Yarra - WHA??!! I know I can't keep up either! The "shadowban" concept has been doing the rounds among the uberInstagrammers since last September. The term has been around on forums and in online gaming since 2006. What it means is that an account will no longer appear in search on Instagram or when a user clicks on a hashtag of interest to them.  A shadowbanned account will only appear to its followers or (heaven forfend!) not at all, depending on the gravity of the offence! It's called a shadowban because unless investigated, the offending account owner may not be aware that they are banned. It was developed as a way of stopping spammers and trolls from realising

    Mar 16,
    - by Roseanne