Category: Business

Microsoft Changes Windows 10 Upgrade to Recommended

Microsoft continues to push really hard to upgrade users to Windows 10, and this new step is likely to catch out many that have been putting off the upgrade. Microsoft’s Windows 10 is switching its status from Optional to Recommended.

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Google Mobile Friendly Update News

I mentioned in the last posts about the Google Mobile Friendly update coming on April 21. Well, it came and it went, and the impact has been mixed, but not as devastating as some had predicted. You may have seen

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Google and Mobile Friendly SERPs – What You Need To Know

In just 30-days we’re about to find out what impact Google’s new mobile algorithm will have on the smartphone/mobile SERPs. It has already been described by a Google employee that it’s have a greater impact than Google’s Panda or Google’s

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Google to Extend Mobile Site Friendliness as a Ranking Signal

Google has just announced that a mobile-friendly site is likely to do better in the mobile SERPs from April 21, 2015. For some years Google and Bing have been pushing webmasters to get their sites mobile friendly. I spent some

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Mobile Web Sites Are Now a Must Have

It’s no surprise that mobile use has overtaken desktops and the combination of tablet and smartphone is so popular. It’s easy for people to manage their lives and get online almost anywhere. No longer are we tied to the desktop.

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News Press Release Sites Hit By Google’s Panda 4.0 Update

News and press release distribution sites were hit badly since Google’s Panda 4.0 slapped the industry. Panda 4.0 is aimed at low quality content, and thereby sites with a predominance of the content. Since the distribution of press releases became

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New dot uk Domains Are Here: Register Yours Today

We reported on the new dot uk domains coming in the Summer of 2014. Well, the new domains are now here and ready for registration. Nominet explained the domain was launched to give UK sites a shorter, snapper domain, to

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E.U. Legislation: Post-Sale Call Charges, and Pre-Selected Web Forms Now Banned From June 13, 2014

This June will see the the introduction in the E.U. of legislation where business will have to provide consumers with a post-sale customer services with a basic-rate telephone number. No longer will business be allowed to charge consumers on premium

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Major Internet security flaw: Heartbleed bug

You may, or may not have read or heard about this Heartbleed bug, but if you haven’t, you ought to be aware. If you have, what do you do about it? Firstly, the Heartbleed bug affects SSL, or Secure Sockets

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Understanding Facebook Likes

Facebook became a social media marketers dream when it built its huge audience potential. As marketers, we could add stories to the news feed, and we could gain exposure to our audience. We’d create fan pages, then groups, and pages

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