Tim Kimber launches Office Live Guy

Over the past few months or so Small Business Blog has featured several blogs from Tim Kimber, UK Lead for Office Live (see below for a selection). Office Live for Small Businesses and Office Live WorkSpace are Microsoft’s set of Internet-based tools designed to help small businesses quickly and easily create a professional web presence,…


Improve your search engine optimisation

Don’t be overwhelmed by data is the title of blog posted by a colleague in Microsoft adCenter. It was deemed to be so good by those in the know it’s reached the final of the Semmy’s, an annual awards event recognising content produced across the search and online marketing industry. The post is so good…


Viapost could reduce your postal costs: guest blogger Tim Kimber

ViaPost offers an innovative way for companies (and individuals) to save cost and increase the efficiency of their postage needs. They have developed a print driver that is downloaded, and then when you go to print from Word, you actually print to their remote digital printers and the letter is collated into an envelope, franked…


Improving Search Engine Optimisation for your Office Live website: Tim Kimber

Probably the most difficult thing about building your website is writing compelling copy that customers will find informative, and that search engines will recognise as being of value. When writing copy for your website, you need to think about the type of things your potential customers will be searching for when they’re looking for companies…


The face behind 'Office Live - take your business online'. From guest blogger, Tim Kimber, UK Office Live UK Lead

Having read the new Microsoft Press book “Office live – take your business online”, I wanted to learn a bit more about the author which you can read below: Q. How long have you been working with Microsoft? How did it all get started? A. I started writing books for Microsoft years ago, thanks to…


Download a free e-book on Office Live Small Business (Tim Kimber, guest blogger)

 I’ve just finished reading the new Microsoft Press book ‘Office Live Small Business – Get your Business Online’, and I can report that it’s a well-written, comprehensive coverage of just about everything you need to get started with Office Live. All of Office live is covered including :   General overview Getting started Designing your…


Advanced design features of Office Live by guest blogger: Tim Kimber, UK Lead, Microsoft Office Live

Over the summer, I’ve been reading a few books about Peak Oil, the Energy Crisis, Renewables and other such engaging subjects. I also thought it was a good time to start experimenting with some of the new Advanced Design features in OfficeLive Small Business. So what I did was put a small website together showcasing…


Building a website - adding PayPal

Your website is not working to its full potential if it’s just a two-dimensional advert for your company and your products (although that’s a great start). When it’s up and running, and attracting visitors, you can start selling from it easily and quickly. PayPal is an online payment solution with industry-leading security. Adding PayPal to…