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on Thursday, 25 May 2017

How to manually remove a contact from a Mautic segment

Segments in Mautic are a way of grouping your leads so that you can take action - for example kick off a campaign - based on their behaviour.  Sometimes you may need to manually remove a contact from a segment and there is a simple way to do this.


Published under Marketing and SEO
on Wednesday, 17 May 2017

Mautic landing pages, the designer’s checklist

Landing Pages are a primary Marketing online tool. Most of the time they are the first visual element that a visitor experiences of your brand. While landing pages are usually designed to be informative, they must also focus on the action expected - completing a form, signing up to a mailing list or purchasing a product, for example.

The biggest challenge faced by the designer is to create a landing page that looks good, but also converts well.

The Mautic marketing automation platform provides the perfect technology platform to convert an anonymous visitor into a potential lead, but the designer is the person who has the power to make that happen.


Published under Marketing and SEO
on Monday, 15 May 2017

Security update for Joomla 3.7

The Joomla project has announced that a security update will be posted on the 17th May at around 1400 UTC, which should be applied promptly to ensure ongoing security of websites.  Read more here.


Published under CMS
on Monday, 08 May 2017

Top tip: Mautic forms not firing in Joomla articles?

This morning we tripped over a problem on our site which had been present for some time.  When we used the Mautic plugin for Joomla on our articles, sometimes the form would not load, and just the mautic short code was left.


Published under Marketing and SEO
on Friday, 10 February 2017

Optimise your Mautic landing pages - 7 SEO tips in 7 minutes

Often landing pages are excluded from search engines, but there are times when you may want to create one which needs to be well optimised.  Creating a well optimised landing page has some similarities to optimising a website, but there are some key differences which we will unpack in the seven tips that follow.


Published under Marketing and SEO
on Tuesday, 07 February 2017

How to receive Slack alerts when Github repositories are updated

At Virya Group we use a lot of software to keep the wheels of our machines turning - most of which are open source and managed via Github repositories.  Recently we've moved our server architecture over to using Docker containers, and we needed a way to get notified when there were updates to containers we use.


Published under General Business

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