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What Do You Want Your Website To Do?

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Effective calls to action… Read More »

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The Battle of the 5 Browsers

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The world loves to browse the internet, spending on average 16 hours online per month. Read More »

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5 Subject Line Strategies for Your Email Campaign

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When sending an email campaign, first impressions count.  Read More »

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Google’s Mobile Algorithm Update: What You Need to Know

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On the 21st April 2015, Google is releasing it’s new mobile search algorithm update Read More »

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Choose Your Platform

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One of the first things you need to think about before starting your new web project is what platform is going to drive your website. Read More »

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Stockport Economic Breakfast #SKEconomy

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Platform81 was just one of many great businesses at this morning’s Stockport Economic Breakfast. Read More »

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P81 Graduate From Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

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Platform81 Director Alec Middleton has done us proud by recently completing the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses North West Programme. Read More »

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Which Social Media Site is Best For Your Business?

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Facebook was founded in 2004. The first tweet was sent in 2006. Even Instagram has been around for 5 years. This stuff can’t really be considered ‘new’ anymore Read More »

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Generating More Leads in 2015

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January and February are always busy months at Platform81. We get lots of prospective and existing clients contacting us to talk about what they want to achieve in the next 12 months. Read More »

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How to Create a Winning Logo

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Your logo is the first visual representation of your business that customers will see and hopefully something they will remember, for all the right reasons!

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Platform81 Welcome Developer Phill!

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The start of 2015 has brought a lot of new opportunities for us here at Platform81, and we are pleased to welcome another fantastic new addition to the team! Read More »

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The Art of Email Campaign Scheduling

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When sending out an email campaign, the hard work isn’t over after you have designed, built and tested your mailer.

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