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The number of North West businesses turning to SEO and digital marketing is growing, having doubled in the last two years, but the majority don’t actually trust the agencies specialising in these services.

Al Mackin is the chief executive of theEword, a specialist search marketing agency that he co-founded in 2006. The firm provides search engine optimisation, pay per click advertising and commercial web design. Each month he shares his tips on all things technology.

If you’re on Twitter or Facebook then you won’t need to go far down your newsfeed before you see someone moaning; social media has become more of a connection to our inner voice than the one that we’d use in public.

Al Mackin is the chief executive of theEword, a specialist search marketing agency that he co-founded in 2006. The firm provides search engine optimisation, pay per click advertising and commercial web design. Each month he shares his tips on all things technology.

Al Mackin is the chief executive of the Eword, a specialist search marketing agency that he co-founded in 2006. The firm provides search engine optimisation, pay per click advertising and commercial web design. Each month he shares his tips on all things technology.

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  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

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David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.