Adding your MailChimp list to Twitter

It’s likely a lot of your subscribers will also have a twitter account. We added a field to our signups to enter this, but some people are a little lazy or don’t see the value in adding it. Twitter has a ‘find friends’ feature that allows you...

My MailChimp Experiment

Normally I write a newsletter and send it out once it’s done right away. I’m hardly an expert, we’ve only sent six. This time I though we’d try something new. Apparently the best time to send mails is around 10am, I guess more people are at...

Mastering the art of Twitter.

I set up an auto-twittering plugin early on so my twitter account had some activity but it wasn’t really very busy. I few people followed me but not a huge amount, despite the fact that I was updating from my blog a couple of times a day…. that changed...

Some of these companies…

I just don’t get how they stay in business treating potential customers like an inconvenience. This was a reply one reply to my general enquiry for laser cutting : “Need to se the drawings dxf/pdf files” That’s was it, no name, hello,...

Building the team up

I decided to see if anyone in my local Hackerspace group would be interested in getting involved, so with a bit of luck I can get on with more technical aspects and hopefully someone else can do a little administration and marketing. I found a great book about...