Appalling Passwords

I am constantly astounded by the naivety or (at best) the casual attitude shown by so many people when it comes to applying a password to files and information which should be securely protected.  Read this article and be amazed!

Your eCommerce Online Store

Employ a professional or do it yourself? Unless you are a capable web developer, skilled in HTML and PHP, this really is a no-brainer. Quite simply, eCommerce is a beast! Sure, if you are competent in WordPress or some other CMS platform you can set up a website, install an appropriate theme and/or plugin and […]

What is an Undecillion?

An undecillion is a cardinal number represented in Great Britain by 1 followed by 66 zeros and in the U.S. by 1 followed by 36 zeros. In the UK it might look like this when typed out: 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 And in the US, like this: 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000, I read somewhere recently that this number represents how many […]

WordPress Will Require Users To Have HTTPS

Founder, Matt Mullenweg, recently announced that WordPress will require all hosts to have HTTPS in place before the end of 2017 without which certain WordPress features will cease to function. If you already have HTTPS, this should not affect you. But if you’re still using HTTP, you’ll need to upgrade soon. What is HTTPS? HTTPS adds a security layer to […]

Google Updates Responsive Website Indexing

Last year Google introduced Responsive Website Indexing – a method which favours mobile-friendly sites by placing them ahead of non-friendly sites in search results. See our article ‘Upcoming Google Search Changes’ of 10 May 2015. Google is now introducing an update that strengthens the tests and may omit entirely any web page that is not […]

Search Engine Optimisation Tips For Beginners

Search engine optimisation, also called SEO, is usually presented as a costly and time-consuming marketing technique. However you can improve the optimisation of your website by following a few simple tips if you do not want to spend money on an expensive SEO service. You need to start with your unique value proposition. Ask yourself […]

The Future of Google+

Google+ has been in the news quite often recently. It seems that Vic Gundotra (head of Google+) and Google are parting company and 1,000 or more of the team that has worked on Google+ will now be reassigned within the Google workplace. TechCrunch recently published an article headed ‘Google+ is Walking Dead‘ which, as might […]