Is your website secure? Is it REALLY secure?

Is your website secure? Is it REALLY secure?

Fire up your browser (preferably Google Chrome for reasons which will become clear) and look at the address bar. Does your website address start with http:// ? If it does, read on. If it starts with https:// you’re good to go, but you’ll still benefit from reading...
Why It’s So Important To Claim Your Google My Business Listing

Why It’s So Important To Claim Your Google My Business Listing

Before we start, here are two universal truths: 1. Other search engines are, of course, available, but we all know that Google is the main player and it’s where we want to be found (assuming we’re a business) Agreed? 2. As the saying goes, if you want to hide a dead...
What’s new in Instagram Stories? – May 2018

What’s new in Instagram Stories? – May 2018

We all know that Instagram Stories is getting more and more attention and is a great tool for business accounts, right? Well, as of last week, you can now share posts from an Instagram Feed to your Instagram Stories. You can share your own posts (cross posting from...
10 Quick Twitter Tips To Titivate Your Tweets

10 Quick Twitter Tips To Titivate Your Tweets

Tongue twister alert! Tired of Twitter? Try these ten top tips to titivate your tweets. As an early adopter of Twitter, I remember the days where there were so few people tweeting we used to say goodnight to each other… Okay maybe that’s stretching the truth a...
Mind Your Business – The Real Selfies!

Mind Your Business – The Real Selfies!

Karen Riddick is a light hearted observer, business-woman and enthusiastic writer from Dumfries. She has gone from working 9-5 to building a successful online business which now fulfils over 1,200 orders per month without the need for any employees. Karen shares her...
Instagram for Business – Are you missing a trick?

Instagram for Business – Are you missing a trick?

I was going to compare Instagram to Marmite – you either love it or hate it. Then I thought better of it – you either love Instagram or don’t get it. If you’re not following the right people or businesses it can be a pretty dull experience (do we need to know what...
The Social Media Minefield Explained in 7 Easy Steps!

The Social Media Minefield Explained in 7 Easy Steps!

So you run a small business and feel like you could benefit from social media? Great decision! The number of social media users worldwide was recently estimated at around 2.8 billion, so why wouldn’t you want to take advantage of that? Sounds simple enough? Let’s get...
Welcome To Dugal Media

Welcome To Dugal Media

Dugal Media – A New Creative & Marketing Agency In South West Scotland Dugal Media, a new creative and marketing agency in Dumfries & Galloway, and launched by the team behind DGWGO. The agency provides solutions for brand strategy, brand development,...