5 Steps to Build a Cult Brand with Fanatical Followers

Do you want to create an army of loyal customers and followers who will stick with you through thick and thin? Want to know how big brands like Apple and Disney have built theirs?

Apple’s top of range, innovative products may be the biggest factor in creating their fanatical following, but that doesn’t mean smaller companies with more boring products and services can’t achieve the same.

Follow these 5 steps from Elevator to start building yours today.

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Stop Putting It Off! 15 Ways to Beat Procrastination

Do you put off certain business tasks because you hate doing them? Wouldn’t you rather get them done quicker and move onto something more productive?

Procrastination can hit us all, I often find the emails I leave in my inbox the longest are the ones that make me think the most. But they’re normally the emails that generate the largest sales revenue, so it’s important to get those out as soon as possible.

So how can we reduce procrastination and be more productive? The Essay Expert team share their tips in the infographic below.

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It Only Takes 50 Milliseconds! How Visual Content Affects Website Visitors

Did you know it only takes 50 milliseconds for your website visitors to form a first impression about your business? Or just 2 seconds to decide whether your site is good or bad?

Your brain processes images 60,000 times faster than text, so using striking visuals can help you build an immediate good impression. This helps to keep visitors on your site for longer, reducing your bounce rate and increasing your conversion rate.

For more stats highlighting the power of visual website content take a look at this infographic from Bandwagon Creative.

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20 Web Design Trends that Rocked 2015

What trends did you notice websites following this year? Is there anything that stood out and made you consider something new for your site?

As the year draws to a close and we start considering what to put in our “trends to expect in 2016 infographic” (coming soon) we take a look back at last year’s infographic to see what was hot and rocked in 2015.

Take a look at the 2015 web design trends in our infographic below.

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What Your Handwriting Says About You

How would you describe your handwriting style? Is it big and curly like a baby or small and messy like a doctor?

Whilst smartphones, tablets and computers are making good old writing by hand obsolete for some (I have a note pad with 3 year old notes in it) your handwriting style can still say a lot about you and could even determine how successful you will be at business.

Take a look and see what your handwriting style says about you in this infographic from Business Insider.

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SEO Checklist for Bloggers: 17 Steps to Follow for Each of Your Posts

Do you optimise your blog posts before you hit the publish button? Want a handy checklist to follow to ensure you don’t miss anything important out?

From writing a catchy and click-worthy title that includes your target keywords, to properly formatting your text and image alt tags, there are a number of easy to implement steps to follow if you want to optimise your blog posts for Google.

The team at Main Path Marketing share their blog post SEO checklist in the infographic below.

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Work from Home? 9 Ways to Create a Productive Home Office

Do you run your small business from home? Want to know the best ways to limit distractions and get more done?

When you work from home it’s easy to get distracted and lose concentration. There’s the family pottering about, the kitchen with lots of nice food, or even the TV. Sky Sports News was my weak point in the early days!

How can you reduce these distractions and be more productive? Take a read through these tips from Made.

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