November 2015

Google Analytics vs Dentist Appointment – Which one do you visit the most?

By | November 26th, 2015|Marketing updates|

A new client told me this week that they outsource their AdWords and associated Analytics account and every month they get a spreadsheet or a series of graphs like the one below. The spreadhsheets meanwhile are rows and rows of data such as CTR 1.81% compared to 1.80% in the previous period. Bounce Rate up [...]

August 2015

Why do you need a web design agency when you have WordPress?

By | August 10th, 2015|Marketing updates, WordPress|

My friend invited me round for a Green “Thai” curry last night. The early signs were good. The kitchen smelt “curryish”. On arrival the chicken looked lovely surrounded by the green-flecked sauce and Jasmine rice. My friend would be the first to admit he is no cook and unfortunately the meal was full of promise [...]

April 2015

Can we be called a rather fancy “Digital Marketing Agency”?

By | April 10th, 2015|Marketing updates|

Doing more than designing WordPress websites When we launched Oxfordshire Web Services over two years ago, I was very happy creating very nice WordPress websites for very nice clients. I optimised my content for "web design SME oxfordshire" and this long tail approach worked well. As clients came through the door I soon realised the designing [...]

September 2013

Building high converting landing pages

By | September 2nd, 2013|Marketing updates|

  Before we delve into some top tips to get your landing pages working, lets take a few moments to tell you what we think a landing page is. So what is a landing page? A landing page is a single page a visitor gets to as a result of online (and offline) advertising or [...]

July 2013

Is your website working hard enough?

By | July 30th, 2013|Marketing updates|

How to improve your online proposition Is your website working hard enough or have you ever heard yourself saying any of the following: People know us through referrals and word of mouth not Google search so we don’t really need to spend too long on SEO, it's not that type of business. No idea how [...]