Timely updates fresh from the EggCup breakfast bar. A place for our thoughts, the things we’re currently working on and breaking developments from the world of digital marketing.

How can your business respond to the Coronavirus threat?

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The Coronavirus pandemic has swept the UK into uncharted waters. Small business owners are used to constant change and uncertainty, but not on such a scale as this. How can we respond positively to this emerging threat?

5 top tips for small business time management

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There aren’t enough hours in the day! How often do you find yourself saying that? The chances are, if you’re a small business owner or entrepreneur, you say it a lot. But why is that? Let’s have a look at five easy ways you can manage your time more efficiently…

A free website: what is the true cost?

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As a small business owner myself I understand the pressures small businesses are under and I know how hard it can be to find a suitable budget for your company’s website. A well-intentioned friend might generously offer to build you a website for free, but are you sure you’ll actually get good value?

New year, new start, new website!

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To celebrate the new year we treated ourselves to a new website! We’ve made improvements to the custom design, load speed, and search engine optimisation. Read on to find out more, and how we could help you too.

Give the gift of knowledge this Christmas

Scratch the cat -- the Scratch mascot.

Just recently, I wrote a simple shell script with my son. Whilst that is more difficult than using Scratch (I am a programmer after all), the point is that we both had fun, we both learnt something, and we solved a problem together.

Do what you do best, and don’t let others do it for you

Book cover: Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose by Tony Hsieh.

As the founder of a web design company, you might be surprised to learn that I myself am regularly approached by other companies who offer web design services too. Their offering is simple: they are happy to act as subcontractors for my own work, and they claim they can build […]

Join us for Small Business Saturday UK

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In the UK, small businesses account for nearly two-thirds of private sector employment and almost half of private sector turnover. Between us, we make a significant contribution to the UK economy, and I think that’s something worth celebrating in its own right.

But I also think small businesses have something distinct to offer that sets them apart from larger companies. With a small trader, nine times out of ten you’ll find yourself face-to-face with the person who owns the business.

Do you Buy Local in Norfolk?

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EggCup Web Design has recently joined Buy Local Norfolk, and has been certified as a business that is not only local to Norfolk, but that also buys from other Norfolk businesses. Naturally, we’re also proud to supply to other Norfolk-based businesses too!