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How to Make Your Website More Accessible

Our top 25 tips to help you make your website more accessible to people with disabilities. Tips 1-10.

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More Website Accessibility Tips

Website accessibility tips tips 11-20. Some of the more common website accessibility errors and how to correct them and improve the experience for those with disabilities and that use assistive technology

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Top 5 Website Accessibility Tips

In this last post in the series of ‘How to make your website more accessible’ we highlight the 5 most common website accessibility problems and provide tips to avoid them. Tips 21-25.

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How to write an Accessibility Statement

What is an accessibility statement and how do I write one? Here’s our top tips to getting your website on the right path to accessibility.

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How Google changes rank small business websites: Small Business Britain & BT webinar

The way Google measures and ranks small business websites has changed.. In this webinar for Small Business Britain and BT, Mark shares his experience and knowledge with small business owners to improve their online visibility

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Big Google Changes that affect your website: Small Business Britain & Lloyds webinar

Mark Tomkins, founder and creative director of Aubergine and with over 30 years in the web sector shares his insights into how changes to the way Google rank a website and measure it according to its Core Web Vitals principles. Presentation held for Small Business Britain & Lloyds Bank Academy on 29th September 2022. Big … Continue reading Big Google Changes that affect your website: Small Business Britain & Lloyds webinar

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Small & Mighty Enterprise Programme: Getting your website found on Google

Mark’s presentation slides from Week 2 session of the Small & mighty Enterprise mentoring programme.

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Small Business Britain: Summer School

Webinar presentation notes from Small Business Britain Summer School

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eBay Business Roadshow – UK tour

Our founder, Mark Tomkins, presents ‘How to Boost Your Online Visibility’ for eBay and Small Business Britain as part of the UK-wide tour

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Green web hosting – and you can be too!

Our hosting provision has been approved and certified by the Green Web Foundation as doing our bit towards the evolution of a fossil-fuel-free internet, which one day will run entirely on renewable energy.

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Guidance for using .gov.uk domains

Operating from a .gov.uk domain improves the council’s authenticity to its communications and overall cyber security. This article explains the benefits and how you start the process.

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Reviews – why they are good for your business and how to get them

Reviews are an incredibly important part of the online world. Now we have managed to get 100 five-star Google Reviews, we wanted to share some of the things we’ve learned over the years.

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What is digital accessibility?

We have built over 150 WCAG 2.1 AA rate websites for councils. We examine why this rating is required for public sector websites and why digital accessibility is so important

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The Digital Marketing and SEO Clinic

Aubergine Founder, Mark Tomkins and & Social Media expert Katherine George present to Brighton University

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Small Business Britain: Winter School – Stand Out Online with Digital Essentials

This webinar provides small businesses the essential toolkit to make sure their website, Google presence and Social Media are in good shape.

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Small Business Britain: Optimise your Website for Christmas

Mark Tomkins, provides practical tips and guidance on common pre-and post-Christmas mistakes when it comes to small business websites. It’s all about planning!

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Five Benefits of a Good Website for Associations

From our experience these five key benefits play an important role in making a new association website pay dividends.

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Keeping your .gov.uk domain secure

If you are a parish or town council and operate from a .gov.uk domain name, it is an important to ensure it is as protected as possible.

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