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Welcome to our blog. Here we'll post news and updates which relate to our core business of helping law firms grow.

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Transforming legal sector challenges into opportunities for growth

The Moore Legal Technology team creating growth opportunities from legal sector challenges

A recent article from Legal Futures highlights how small and mid-sized law firms are experiencing falling income and lower levels of profitability.

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Finding Success Online - Interview With Spodek Law, NY

Finding Success Online - Interview With Spodek Law, NY
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We are always looking to keep our client’s online marketing strategies unique, engaging and ultimately successful. One of the ways in which we aim to cultivate such strategies is by engaging with the legal community and pioneering new ways of generating business online.

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Moore Legal Technology launch new website for CALM Scotland

Moore Legal Technology launch new website for CALM Scotland

Moore Legal Technology is delighted to announce the launch of a new website for CALM Scotland (Comprehensive Accredited Lawyer Mediators), designed and built with great assistance from CALM Scotland member Scott Docherty (follow Scott on Twitter via @TheCalmMediator).

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An Introduction to Paid Social for Law Firms

An Introduction to Paid Social for Law Firms
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Social Media Marketing has become unavoidable for businesses throughout the UK, and as our Social Media Expert Stacy Nelson stated in her latest blog ‘law firms without a social media marketing strategy are missing out on a good chunk of business.’ 

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Social Media for Law Firms: Benefits, Risks and Generating Business Online

Social Media for Law Firms: Benefits, Risks and Generating Business Online

This article was first published by Howden Insurance Brokers, and is re-published here with permission.


 Solicitors are risk averse by nature, and the perceived risks of social media marketing can put a lot of law firms off. However, social media is becoming ever more prevalent in modern culture. This head-in-the-sand approach could mean law firms without a social media marketing strategy are missing out on a good chunk of business.

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Online Reviews for Law Firms

Online Reviews for Law Firms
“My law firm has a bad review online. Can you delete it?”

We get asked this question all the time. Unfortunately, there’s not a lot we can do to get rid of negative reviews. Google, Facebook and review services such as Trustpilot, get companies reporting bad reviews all the time, and it has to be genuinely libellous or inappropriate to get them to take action.

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Twitter Upgrade: “Quote Tweet” or Retweet with Comments

Twitter Upgrade: “Quote Tweet” or Retweet with Comments
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Twitter continued to improve user experience last week by launching a new option to quote Tweet.

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Barclays Harnesses Social Media for Banking – Can Law Firms do the Same?

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While some might still think social media is a passing fad, Barclays have recognised the importance of social media for business marketing, entertainment and ... banking?

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Shining a Light on Dark Social for Law Firms

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It's no secret that online marketing is a moving target. The internet, and especially search engines & social media, are constantly evolving. It's our job to keep up with these changes.

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5 Ways Barristers Can Seize Opportunities Online (Watch Out Solicitors)

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A new Legal Futures report, “Barristers urged to grab litigation opportunities after “modest” beginning”, notes that only 129 barristers have seized the opportunity to conduct litigation in England & Wales since the restriction was removed a few years ago. Barristers should be considering how to harness this opportunity should it be right for their business model. Having helped many barristers achieve online success, Moore Legal Technology present 5 of the top ways barristers can thrive online and rely less on just solicitor referrals.

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4 Ways Twitter Analytics Will Improve the Bottom Line for Law Firms

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You might have seen that Twitter has launched a new native analytics dashboard for organic Tweets.

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Social media and the tremendous potential for lawyers: Stephen and Gavin interviewed for Thomson Reuters' LegalPD

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Every week, more law firms and lawyers use social media to develop their business. For those solicitors looking to learn more about the benefits and best practices of social media, Sweet and Maxwell (Thomson Reuters) interviewed Stephen, I and a few other lawyers and social media enthusiasts for their LegalPD.com website (see the screenshots in this post and visit the links below to watch the video).

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Law firms and social media – The risks and the rewards…

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Earlier this week I was invited to attend a crisis handling workshop delivered by Julie Moulsdale and her wonderful team at Perceptive Partners.

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First for the Law: Free case law ebook with more to follow

CaseCheck, the online resource of case law, summaries, articles and expert opinions, has released the first in a series of downloadable ebooks. Available, for free, as part of CaseCheck subscription (only £5 per month) the first digest contains over 700 summaries from 2012.

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Social media advertising revenues to reach £5 billion by 2016

A recent study from BIA/Kelsey forecasts that social media advertisement revenues will reach over $9.2 billion (over £5 billion) by 2016 in the US alone, as reported in Marketing Pilgrim.

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Social media and the new golf course for law firms: MLT comments in Legal Futures

To win legal business against ABS competitors who are already skilled retailers, lawyers will have become expert in such things as “networking, selling, social media, internet marketing, branding”. We explain why lawyers are being urged to take online marketing initiative in a recent article in Legal Futures. Our 'online business generation' report referred to in the article will be available soon and we'll notify you here on our blog.

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Third of SMEs spending £525 per month on average for social media management services

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Around one third of small and medium sized businesses are spending an average of $845 per month (the equivalent of £525 per month) on social media management tools or services and 87 percent of SMEs surveyed recently believe social media has been "somewhat helpful" or "helped a great deal" for their business, according to new research, as published in ZDNet.

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New Video: Our thoughts on ABS and inbound marketing opportunities for lawyers in the UK

Generating around £25bn each year for the UK's economy, the legal sector in the UK, as a result of the Legal Services Act, is in a state of flux, with supermarkets, haulage companies and others trying to re-write the rulebook on how people buy legal services.

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Website redesign for online business generation: MLT completes Lifetime Planning website overhaul

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MLT are pleased to announce the completion of another website redesign project: the overhaul of the website of Lifetime Planning, one of Scotland’s leading mortgage and insurance brokers: www.lifetimeplanning.co.uk

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Twitter now a KEY referral source for lawyers

Twitter is now a key referral source for lawyers, as Legal Futures reports. New research conducted for Orange Business reveals that there has been a massive increase in people asking for recommendations of professional services providers through Twitter - and solicitors are near the top of the list.

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