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We can probably all agree that it’s a strange time right now.  At Makerspace North, we’re doing what we can to keep our community safe and healthy. Many of our tenants have shifted to working from home. All tours, drop-ins, events, meetups & workshops have been postponed. And, our ChitChats drop-spot is suspended until further notice. As you know, many non-essential businesses and services are shutting down across Ottawa as health officials urge self-isolation and social distancing (two of our new favourite buzzwords).  This means that now, more than ever, your small local businesses need your support to help them...

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A blog about the benefits of blogging? Talk about a mind-melt. Although studies have proven that as a collective, our attention spans are shrinking at a rapid pace and the majority of the population won’t read much further past the very first line of a blog post (yikes!), what you may not know is of the importance of SEO (Search Engine Optimization). * Definition of SEO: The process of maximizing the number of visitors to a particular website by ensuring that the site appears high on the list of results returned by a search engine. Yes, videos are fun to...

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