Why Shopify might be right for you and your business!

Why Shopify? We like to call this platform the swiss army knife of all available e-commerce websites. But an all-rounded swiss knife hasn’t much use if you don’t know how to exactly use it/know about all the functions! We sat down with Wendy and Nami, both Shopify champions, to pick their brains and ask them a few…

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Happiness is a Skill – Personal Development

Happiness is a skill Marketing Fuel NZ

Marketing Fuel recently attended a self-improvement course with the Waikato Chamber of Commerce that was run by Sue Kohn-Taylor. Sue is a personal development and wellbeing coach that helps to elevate your personal and business performance, something that every person, from all walks of life can benefit from. Happiness is a Skill was the name…

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Shopping on Instagram

Instagram Shop-able feed

Did you see it too? Us Kiwis have been patiently waiting whilst our overseas businesses have been using it for months already. But, the wait is over! The Instagram shop function is finally available in New Zealand and us at Marketing Fuel are so excited! What is the Instagram shop function? The Instagram shop function…

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It’s getting colder…

Marketing FUel New Zealand about work life balance

As it’s getting into the colder months it’s imperative that we take care of ourselves. It is so easy to get caught up in your work and work yourself silly to meet deadlines, get clients, impress your boss etc etc etc. You know we’ve all been there. I know I know, what does this have…

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Quick – it’s all changing!

changes in social media

Like everything in life, things evolve. The external environment of your business is continuously changing and evolving ALL THE TIME and so should your website! As a business owner, it is vital to know about these changes and to adapt to them to keep up with the trends of today. Technology allows us to connect…

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Increase your prices to get more business

Increase revenue for your business

Have you ever thought “how amazing would it be if I could increase the prices for my products or services, and in return I could attract more clients than I did at a lower fee AND correctly advertise my brands value? Well, when marketed right this dream can actually come true! Don’t believe us? Let…

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Social Media Management – let us look after it!

As a business owner you are faced on a daily basis with lots of different, new and demanding challenges. On top of that you are meant to post engaging content on Facebook, Tweet, or post on Instagram? It can be a lot! Too much for most. Social Media started as a fun way to stay…

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Why a great website is an essential part of your brand.

Today’s emerging generation (your current or potential future customers) have never known a life without the internet so the importance of having a web presence cannot be denied.   I hear you say “but I have a website…”, however in today’s world, having any old website is not enough. Whether you are a small business…

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Why You Need a website

No matter what industry you’re in, websites are important for your business as they are your shop front and business identity on the web, which is available to potential customers 24/7/, 365 days a year. Whether you are a start up business, a large business, or you have a casual part-time hobby where you sell…

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Why ‘Followers’ or ‘Likes’ don’t equal success

Its almost two decades since the dawn of social media marketing and still to this day it is hard to measure the return of investment (ROI) of your daily social media efforts. There are so many intangible factors that are hard to put into figures such as SEO improvements due to consistent posting, the increase…

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