CheckaTrade | MyBuilder | RatedPeople | TrustaTrader etc - Who's with what and why?
Thought I'd start a poll off to see if we can see who's with what type of rate-my-builder website, if at all. And which ones seem to work, and if they do, why etc.
I've also put some other options there to see...
Recently we've launched our new website with a stylish new design and some new products but with the same exclusive discounts to forum members.
All forum members receive 5% discount using the code electriciansforum at the checkout.
Trade members can get a 15%...
PaigntonPete -says he has connectivity issues !
..i previously had similar issues with "Maplin web site and PC" ...
Sadly that test is no longer available.
Sites with a shopping basket are normally Good !
Tendered a few times for the local council who use sell2wales as their tendering portal (I’m based in Wales). Came across b2b which from what I can gather provide both public and private tenders. Iv signed up for free and all this allows me to do is she the titles of tenders posted. To get...
As the title suggests i am after an alarm and cctv system, but i am having trouble purchasing the products i want as i am not in the trade a lot of websites only sell to registered installers not end users?
any help would be much appreciated hank you
Just a quick message from @FILPLASTIC :-
For the first time ever, Filplastic are offering 10% off our entire site on orders above £100 (Ex VAT and Delivery) until Sunday 30th September.
FilPlastic already kindly give us 10% off of Tilt Bins on their website, but this discount code...
I hope this is in the right forum
I thought I would share this, it's a website that's due to be released by the end of the year. It's a Service for agency workers to review agencies and rate how good they are.
Hopefully it'll benefit someone in the forums. You can sign up here
I've just joined the forum, and posted in the new member introductions but thought I should also post here where it's more relevant.
I'm a full-time web developer looking to eventually branch out on my own. I have relatives in the industry and an interest myself, so helping...
I've just joined the forum, and it's great to be a member!
I'm a full-time web developer looking to eventually branch out on my own. I have relatives in the industry and an interest myself, so helping electricians with their websites/online marketing is hopefully a good fit for...
I have recently been trying to apply for an ECS gold card. I have already sat the H&S awareness test and passed it. The thing is I don’t know what card I should be applying for. Each one I am about to try for on the website has an alert from the “rules engine” saying that my...
Was randomly on the C+G site today, and happened across the old 2391 course showing as "Coming soon April 2017".
Im confused, they bringing back an old certificate again, anyone have any info. Purely just curious myself, i got my 2391 over ten years ago, not doing it again.
I have a website which isn't anything fancy but for a sole trader is hopefully fine. I know everyone wants to be at the top of the page on a google serach, but I am not even at the bottom!
I have a free yell.com listing, but even when I search for an electrician in my area via google and get...
We are an nic eic registered electrical company we undertake all types of electrical work from full house rewire to adding and extra light or socket. We install intruder alarms, cctv door entry systems, Ariels, fire alarms, Internet cables, testing and inspection and landlord electrical...
I thought I'd start a thread for link building for your websites. We have had a few but the way the Internet is, I'd guess many sites in the old threads have now closed etc
Those of you who consider link building worthy, please post your website in this thread and allow others to post your...
Could anyone advise me or recommend somewhere that can build me a website and somewhere I can sort out my own email address please. I'd like to be able to send emails to people with a letterhead of the company on it. I haven't a clue how to sort any of the above out!!
Cheers in advance.
I know it isn't Electrical but thought it would get more views here.
As anyone seen or heard from our Davesparks, According to his profile page he hasn't logged in since August 13th which is no like him at all, he was always an active member with plenty of input.
It may be that he is just...
Looking for any roles in assisting electricians as a labourer or a mate. London is preferable but willing to travel further.
I have limited experience in electrical work, which is helping family friends out in fixing and installing electrics. Qualifications include: 17th edition, C&G...
Hi guys after some advice.
I have completed the IOSH Working Safety course, the CITB SSSTS course, and hold a JIB Approved Electrician gold card. Would this be enough to get a CSCS supervisors card, as it's not clear on their website if these are acceptable or not?
Hi there, my name is James and I have finally got round to signing up. Have browsed htrough forum many a time but never for some reason or other got round to signing up.
I'm a one man band down in Devon, beautoful part of the world and run my own electrical company called.....jml electrician. I...
Hey there all. I'm after some Heatmiser neoair kits and found this website. UnderfloorStore.co.uk
I've got a page with The Underfloor heating Store open but the above website is slightly cheaper. Anyone used them before?
was just wondering how much money people spend on advertising and how much work they receive from the advertising?
ive been on my own for about two years and 90% of my work is word of mouth, I have an ad in yell and get the odd call from it.
also with websites do you pay for seo...
How do I go about getting a JIB Gold Card?
I have the following qualifications:
NVQ Levels 2 & 3
Do I need any other qualifications? ie health and safety etc etc
Have asked a few people and getting different opinions.
I have recently set up on my own and after joining nic/eic or napit ETC Which one is the best in terms of cost and helpfulness ??
Also where's best to advertise ? I do yell.com, Facebook, Twitter, google+ and have a website
just purchased a new 1730 - anyone interested in a good condition 1720?
Unit, case & leads only, will require calibrating - can include a £10 off calibration voucher with Testermans if you can use it.
17 edition OSG, Red, good condition...
im starting up on my own after 18 years and am getting a website built. I'm being quoted £700 by someone recommended to me. Plus £200 by someone else to build a logo and supply it with business cards, email letterheads.
Can anyone spare some advice from your own experience about...
Did a re install of operating system over weekend and have just tried to access pirform website using both firefox and ie and get stopped with warnings that the website is unsafe. Just tried to send an email to [email protected] and have had this returned with the message that the ip address...
Just saw a thread about someone wanting critique on there website and saw how many pages long and the mayhem it caused lol.
So a thought it would be a good idea if everyone who has a website for their business post the link and let others critique it.
Get posting !
Has anyone out there subscribed to both and can offer any views and advise on Trust a Trader.
I am registered with Rated People and all the short comings assosioated with them - there are loads of threads on this subject.
I have recently made enquiries recently with Trust a Trader and first...
Hi guys im mark ive been popping in and out of here for sometime now but have never joined in the chat/banter
Anyway im thinking of building a website (or having one built) what are your views on them do they work for you ie getting enquires and leads for work
these people keep phoning me offering for 99 quid as im a quite new business new website for mobiles and iPads and redo my old site
there telling me that price is all in and no monthly costs
im just interested in getting more web traffic really on my website but this bloke reckons that he can...
Is there anywhere i can get the new regs book digital so I can have it on the go on my iphone and iPad makes things easier so u can search for specific words etc and so u dont need the Internet for it either as some sites don't have signal or data
Right so you've probably been getting fed up with me going on about Websites and SEO so this is my last post on it!! (Hopefully ;))!
The website i use is Moonfruit.com - I have now just noticed that the site is published in Flash..
I have also heard that FLASH is BADBADBADBAD for SEO!! As...
ECS Health & Safety – JIB
CITB Electrical Installation Level A Full Scope
17th Edition C&G 2382-12. (Optional)
Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations. C&G 2394. (Optional.)
Qualifications stated by resettlement website, but when I go to the ECS card website none of...