Blog Category: Blog

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Blog | 15 December 2022

Quarterly update – December 2022

As we near the end of 2022, we reflect back on the year at BrightMinded. There has been a lot of change, many exciting projects launched and of course some fun socials with the BrightMinded team!
Seasons Greetings from BrightMinded
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Blog | 18 October 2022

10 ways to increase membership website sign-ups

New member sign-ups are essential to the growth of your membership website. Your membership website might generate a lot of new members at launch, but once the buzz of the launch subsides, it can be hard to maintain the growth you need. Subscribers are your lifeblood, so you need solid strategies to increase membership sign-ups. What works? What doesn’t? No two communities are the same, but here are ten tips for growing your membership site.
'Caution watch for people leaving the building' sign on brick wall
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Blog | 15 September 2022

12 SEO tips to help get your WordPress membership website found in Google

When it comes to SEO, membership sites have a somewhat unique challenge. If much of your valuable content is behind a paywall or members login, how can you let Google know about it and rank you in the results? In this article, we’ll give you 12 SEO tips that will help you get found in Google for the keywords your potential members are actively searching for. With a few tweaks and some patience, you can improve your membership website SEO, get more traffic, more members, and higher revenue for your site.
Needle in a haystack
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Blog | 17 August 2022

Membership website security: how to keep your site safe and secure

If you’re running a membership website, member safety – and your reputation – hinges on your ability to keep data confidential and secure. Poorly designed or maintained systems put your community at risk, leading to poor performance and loss of trust. Here’s what to avoid and how to improve it.
Membership websites
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Blog | 20 July 2022

How to choose a web development company for your WordPress website

WordPress is an excellent platform for your website, but choosing the right WordPress website development company is key.
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Blog | 15 June 2022

Drupal vs WordPress vs Joomla: What is the best CMS to power a digital business in 2022 and beyond?

We take a deep dive and compare all three platforms.
WordPress vs Drupal vs Joomla comparison table
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Blog | 11 April 2022

Why you should consider WordPress for your next CiviCRM project

We think that CiviCRM is a great solution non-profits and membership organisations. But which CMS is the best to use with it?
Logos of CiviCRM and Wordpress
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Blog | 28 October 2021

15 ways to improve website performance

How do you improve your website performance so that search engines and customers love it?
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Blog | 15 September 2021

WooCommerce vs Magento: which platform is best for your e-commerce store?

The success of your online store depends on the technology behind it. We compare WooCommerce and Magento.
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Blog | 25 August 2021

What impact does technology have on the extended marketing mix?

What are the 7 P’s of marketing and what effect does technology have on them?
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Blog | 04 August 2021

Digitalisation and the student experience during COVID-19

After over a year of remote learning due to COVID-19 , let’s see what Emily, our Marketing intern, has to say on the matter…
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Blog | 23 July 2021

WooCommerce vs Shopify: which is the best e-commerce platform?

If you sell online, your website needs an e-commerce platform you can depend upon, customise, and extend. But which is better: WooCommerce or Shopify?
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