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Discover the huge benefits of blogging and social media to your business

Since starting The Design Hub in January I’ve been introduced to a whole new world of social media from sharing forums and Twitter streams to Facebook business pages and Linkedin profiles. I’ve realised that I’m not at as techi savvy as I thought I was. The first few weeks on Twitter I was completely baffled with trends, lists, hash keys and just general letters stuffed in random places!

So I thought It might be a good idea to get a feel for how others used blogging and social media. I began to read other peoples blogs to see how they set out their pages and posts, also what extra tools they used to make the blog more interactive and user friendly such as; top posts, latest posts, popular search terms, RSS, archives and links. This research gave me so many fantastic  ideas about what I wanted to include on my blog I couldn’t wait to get started! Continue reading

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Design of the Day – 3D Butterfly Wall Art by Hip and Clavicle

I came across these beautiful and dainty 3D butterflies in today’s newsletter from Decor8. I just fell in love – what a perfect way to make a room sparkle. Designed by Hip & Clavicle, they come in a variety of colours, shapes and sizes so your spoiled for choice!  They have wall friendly adhesive on the back of each butterfly so you could scatter them in a childs bedroom, hall or the living room or even a wedding –  they are totally versatile. They are available to buy on Etsy.com for roughly £21, and you will find tips and advice of how to create the perfect butterfly collage.

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Top 10 ways to promote your new business on the cheap!

Here is the whole list of the best ways to kickstart your new business from blogging to competitions and freelance to work experience. Get your note pad out and start scribbling. Continue reading

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