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Welcome to the Trust Communications blog. Our tagline is "We Know Digital" so we naturally cover topics like social media, content marketing, SEO, etc. But we also write about the realities of growing your business - because we've been around a long time and we've learned lots about how to survive and thrive! Thanks for visiting. And we would love to hear from you, so drop us a note to say hi. Or leave a comment.

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7 Simple Word Tricks To Capture Attention And Keep Readers Engaged

To keep readers engaged, you need more than a catchy title and an eye-catching photo. Your writing has to deliver the goods!

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Why You’re Undercharging Clients (And How To Fix It)

If you’re working ALL the time but your bank account is still anaemic you’re under-charging clients. So why do you feel bad about charging what you’re worth?

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Are Nonsense Words Like “Influencer” Killing Your Personal Branding?

The goal of personal branding is to build authority and respect. To do that, you need to move beyond buzzwords.

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How To Make A Great LinkedIn Profile: 6 Ways To Stand Out And Shine

LinkedIn in the world’s largest social network for professionals. So, it is really important to create a profile that elevates your professional brand!

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Free Consultations: 8 Rules To Get New Clients And Avoid “Brain Pickers”

Free consultations are not free. They cost you time and energy. These 8 rules can separate REAL leads from dead-ends and turn prospects into paying clients.

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7 Brutal Truths About Why You Don’t Get More Twitter Followers

To get more Twitter followers (and keep the ones you have) you need to be honest with yourself. Figure out what may be turning people off. And fix it!