About Mark Walker-Ford

Mark is the Founder and Managing Director of Red Website Design, a low cost web design and internet marketing company based in the UK.

March, 2014

6 Steps to Dealing With Social Media Trolls

March 17th, 2014|Social media|

Social media can be a great way to connect with potential customers. Unfortunately it is also an easy platform for people to vent their issues and cloud your day with negativity. Don’t let them bring you down though. Follow this 6 step process to deal with any negative comments. […]

Increase Website Sales and Enquiries by 73% Using This One Trick

March 14th, 2014|Marketing|

A recent study has found that 73% of consumers are more likely to purchase from you after watching an online video that explains your product or service. “But video is expensive” we hear you say. Not any more! We’ve recently added a video to our homepage and it cost us a whopping £60. Big thanks to Biz Promo Video for that. For more useful stats and to learn more about the power of online video take a look at the infographic below from Animoto. […]

10 Reasons Your Business Can’t Ignore Social Media Any Longer

March 14th, 2014|Social media|

If you think social media is a waste of time, think again! When I first set up Red Website Design social media was my only source of leads and to this day social media still generates the majority of my web traffic. If you still need convincing take a look at the infographic below from Jason Squires which gives you 10 reasons why your business can’t ignore social media any longer. […]

26 Things You Should Know Before You Buy a New Website

March 14th, 2014|Web design|

Buying a new website can be a daunting process for some. We often receive emails where people apologise for not knowing the right questions to ask, or for asking things they think are silly. There’s no such thing as a silly question, the only silly question is the one left unasked! The infographic below from Pixaal gives you 26 things you should consider when buying a new site. Hopefully this will help you in your quest of finding the right web designer for you. […]

23 Twitter Etiquette Rules You Must Follow

March 13th, 2014|Social media|

Twitter is by far our favourite social media network. It’s a great place to connect with other like minded businesses and it generates the majority of our web traffic – even more than Google! So how can you make best use of the network? The infographic below from James Attorney Marketing gives you 23 Do’s and Don’ts you can follow to help ensure you use Twitter the right way. […]

12 Things You Must Do After You’ve Written a New Blog Post

March 13th, 2014|Content marketing|

So you’ve spent the best part of a day putting together an amazing blog post, now what do you do? For your blog to be a success you need to do more than just click the “Publish” button. The infographic below from DivvyHQ gives you 12 things you should be doing with every blog post to help ensure it’s seen by as many people as possible. […]

10 Super Powers You Must Possess to Master Social Media Marketing

March 12th, 2014|Social media|

I’m sure most of you are very busy people with businesses to run and are looking for ways to make the best use of social media with the time and resources available to you. Creating the perfect social media marketing strategy requires a fine balance of a wide range of factors, some of which are highlighted in the infographic below titled The 10 Super Powers of the World’s Greatest Social Media Marketer. Thanks to the guys at Placeter, MarketingProfs and Feldman Creative for putting it together. […]