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Really Easy Invoicing Template Instructions

If you're still committed to using Excel or a similar spreadsheet app for your invoicing, you can make thing simpler by using a template. A good template will give you a standard look and feel while also limiting the actions you can take.y The Really Easy Invoicing Template does exactly this. You can download the… Continue reading Really Easy Invoicing Template Instructions

Productivity Tools, Tools & Tips

Three Free Software Tools for Small Businesses

If you're running a small business, when it comes to admin it's easy to stick with what you know. I see many clients trying to manage invoicing and time tracking with Excel or an equivalent spreadsheet, or posting to each social media channel separately. And managing projects can always be tricky, especially when you have… Continue reading Three Free Software Tools for Small Businesses

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Tools & Tips, Websites

Using Icons in Your Docs and Websites

If you're building a website or working on a document and you want to use some icons, where do you find them? A well-placed and well-designed icon can really give your site and files a professional look and feel. There are many places to find them but you can quickly search Bootstrap, Font Awesome and… Continue reading Using Icons in Your Docs and Websites

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Tools & Tips, Tutorials

Access WordPress Installation without a Domain

Let's say you're moving a WordPress site from one host to another. Before changing the DNS settings on the domain you want to migrated the site's contents and test it rather than make all the changes to a live site. The way to do this is to make a few simple edits to a text… Continue reading Access WordPress Installation without a Domain

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Links for Font Icons

Bootstrap <link rel="stylesheet"href="https://maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/bootstrap/3.3.7/css/bootstrap.min.css"> Font Awesome 4.0 <link rel="stylesheet" href="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/font-awesome/4.7.0/css/font-awesome.min.css"> Font Awesome 5.0 <link rel="stylesheet" href="https://use.fontawesome.com/releases/v5.7.0/css/all.css"integrity="sha384-lZN37f5QGtY3VHgisS14W3ExzMWZxybE1SJSEsQp9S+oqd12jhcu+A56Ebc1zFSJ"crossorigin="anonymous"> Google <link rel="stylesheet" href="https://fonts.googleapis.com/icon?family=Material+Icons">

Services, Websites

Do you need help to build your business website?

If you need to build a website but have never made one before, it can be a daunting task and easy to put off. Often you'll get quotes back from web developers for high prices and still not really understand what is is you're buying. Nowadays though, with new site builder tools like WordPress, unless… Continue reading Do you need help to build your business website?

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Tools & Tips, Tutorials

How to Submit your Declaration Online as an ME in France

Anyone registered as a micro-entrepeneur (or "ME") in France is required to a submit quarterly declaration (Déclaration Trimestrielle de Recettes), which are used to determine the amount of cotisations (social charges) you will pay. These are separate from taxation and are based on the amount of money you've been paid. This can all be done online… Continue reading How to Submit your Declaration Online as an ME in France