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Website management part 1: learn the ins and outs of your new WordPress website

Website management part 1: learn the ins and outs of your new WordPress website Reading time: minutes So – it has finally happened. You are the proud owner of a shiny new website (hopefully developed by Yellow Door!) After weeks of back and forth, exchanging copy, images, and everything else needed to achieve a pixel-perfect …

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5 ways to create a world-class social media content calendar for your brand

5 ways to create a world-class social media content calendar for your brand Reading time: minutes As social media becomes more prominent for businesses, it has become that much harder to communicate with your audience due to over saturation. To stand out from the crowd, it is crucial that your content is engaging – to …

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Taking the time to build your team (and other necessities)

‘AK, have you managed to finish that report yet?’
‘Guys, we have a meeting in 5 minutes.’
‘Kirst, where did you save the file that I need for the flyer? And did the client say anything specific about the tone that they wanted?’

If you have ever wondered what really happens behind the Yellow Door, this is it. Most of the sentences we say to one another during the day revolve around getting work done – obviously. Most of the time it is silent with only the sporadic pattering of keyboards and clicking of mice, we are one productive team. We have to be – we’re in marketing.

How to effectively manage a distributed team

These days it’s common place to have a distributed or decentralised team, made up of people working from many different locations around the country and even around the world.

This is true of the Yellow Door team. Although our main office is situated in the heart of Cape Town, we have team members and partners based in Stellenbosch, Clanwilliam, Knysna, Harare and London.

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