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Call to Action / Conversion #3

13 November 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Customer Service Even in a large department store Customer Service is normally a desk at the back of the shop, that you queue for if you are not happy with your purchase. Online customer service [...]

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Call to Action / Conversion #2

13 November 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Three fundamental ways to increase your online revenue Increase Traffic On the theory that more traffic equals more buyers. However, most of the tactics for increasing your traffic require you to spend more money on [...]

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Guilty Pleasures of Social Networking

13 November 2007 | Henry Elliss

by Henry Elliss I’m compiling a list of guilty pleasures we all secretly have when social networking – if I have missed any of your favourites, let me know and I’ll update the list. Seeing [...]

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Tamar’s next move in Shanghai?

13 November 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Had a fascinating morning looking at the potential new offices for Tamar in Shanghai once we move out of our current location. With our ambitious expansion plans we’ll be needing the extra space early next [...]

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Vuyani annual prize giving

12 November 2007 | Alex Christie

Vuyani Primary School held their annual prize giving ceremony yesterday afternoon. The school doesn’t have a school hall of their own so the ceremony took place at the Guguletu Community Hall a few kilometres down [...]

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Facebook Increases Search Options

12 November 2007 | Alex Christie

Is David challenging Goliath? In a bid to expand its offerings, Facebook has now increased its search options by allowing users to search for advertising pages. This addition, further adds to the speculation that Facebook [...]

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Shanghai surprise!

12 November 2007 | Tanya Goodin

This week I am in Shanghai checking up on the new office to see how that is going (great!) and to get more of a feel for SEO and Search Conversion in china. What I [...]

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A head for heights

12 November 2007 | Tanya Goodin

From the Tamar China office window I have been watching a man walking along a girder 40 stories up on a half-built skyscraper opposite. He has no visible safety harness & looks completely unconcerned. I’ve [...]

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I love my iPhone…

10 November 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Well if there are major flaws with the iPhone i can’t find them. I had one in my hot little hands about 15 mins after they went on sale and once it was fully charged [...]

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What does it take to succeed?

8 November 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Or why a sledgehammer may now required to crack the ranking nut! Back in the day, 1998 it were, I was just a young lad fresh out of something else and getting involved in SEO [...]