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Welcome to the Imp Ideas marketing blog where we share ideas, guest posts and news about marketing, running a business and all that goes with it.

23 ways to boost sales in your ecommerce store in 2019

Have you ever wondered what the best ways to boost sales online are?  If you own an online store or ecommerce business you’ll be familiar with the constant quest to increase and boost sales without compromising your return on investment. Paid advertising and social advertising may seem like an easy solution, you create an advert,

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Claire Close - So Close print and design studio
Start-Up Stories

Start-Up Stories – Claire Close

Today we welcome Claire Close, a successful Not on the High Street seller Claire Close runs So Close, a gift company based in Exmouth, East Devon with her husband Tarot. So Close is a gifting company that specialises in quirky, colourful, personalised gifts which Claire, Tarot and their team design, make and dispatch from their

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Rosie johnson illustrates
Start-Up Stories

Start-Up Stories – Rosie Johnson Illustrates

Say hello to Rosie Johnson, an illustrator that hopes to entertain and inspire Rosie Johnson is an illustrator based in Exmouth, East Devon. She creates beautiful, individual illustrations and portraits on commission as well as her unique line of cards, jewellery and gifts which are infused with her sense of humour and political views. What

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business theme inventive planning

Three words for 2019 – my business theme for the year

Have you heard about using a business theme in your business for productivity? At the end of last year, I read an article by Rin Hamburgh, who’d I met earlier in the year, about how she chooses words to be her business theme for the year. The links in the article led me to the

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