A guide to business blogging for dummies

Posted on September 29, 2021Categories Uncategorised

Blogging has grown in leaps and bounds over the years. Once the preserve of bored individuals ‘diarising’ their lives, it’s evolved into an important digital marketing and business tool. Any business who’s serious about their marketing and industry presence needs to be writing regular business blogs replete with engaging, useful and search engine optimised content. But if business blogging isn’t something you would consider to be in your ‘wheelhouse’, how do you get involved and start writing for the first … Continue reading “A guide to business blogging for dummies”

LeaveCal by Finlert: Better leave visibility

Posted on September 29, 2021Categories Advisors, Apps, Bookkeepers, Small business

Xero connects with over 1,000 apps that help small businesses and their advisors succeed, with most available in the Xero App Store. Each month we celebrate an app partner who stands out for helping small businesses thrive. Find out more about becoming a Xero app partner here. We’re pleased to reveal that September’s app partner of the month is LeaveCal. LeaveCal is a simple tool that helps small businesses gain visibility over staff leave and availability. LeaveCal was developed by … Continue reading “LeaveCal by Finlert: Better leave visibility”

An enhanced Square + Xero integration has arrived

Posted on September 21, 2021Categories Advisors, Bookkeepers, Product, Small business

We’re excited to let you know that Amaka (one of our trusted app partners) has built a new Square + Xero integration that offers a number of new features. These include the ability to easily reconcile Square sales in Xero, capture point-of-sale transactions, and accept Square payments on Xero invoices*. Because the new integration is a far better experience, we’ve decided that we will no longer support the current integration. It will be retired on 30 November 2021. That means … Continue reading “An enhanced Square + Xero integration has arrived”

Clever marketing tactics that worked

Posted on September 11, 2021Categories Uncategorised

As a small business owner, you’re hopefully already adept at the a-b-c’s of basic marketing. You’ve probably got your socials covered, your email campaigns firing and are likely dropping a bit of coin on paid ads. But are you missing some clever marketing techniques that will help you stand out from the crowd? So, what’s next? Even with tight budgets, if you’re equipped some sharp thinking and creative juices, anyone can think outside the box and stand above the competition. … Continue reading “Clever marketing tactics that worked”