You may have heard rumors that from January Facebook will expect all page posts to be ‘Boosted’. More
Here’s another great plugin that’ll help keep your WordPress site secure, and it blocks the majority of spam comments too. More
Facebook have updated their Data Use Policy and inevitably, once again, there are several new “Facebook you can’t distribute my information” posts and emails doing the rounds. It’s been said before, and I’m sure in a few months’ time it’ll have to be said again:
Facebook is a commercial concern, not a public service. If you play in Facebook’s backyard, Facebook gets to set the rules, not you, and In order to play in their backyard you have to agree to their rules of the game.
Update: Brute Protect is now built into Automattic’s Jetpack plugin.
However, as of 2018 – I would recommend using Wordfence. and I have updated all my sites to use it.
If you have a standalone WordPress installation, I recommend adding the Brute Protect plugin. Brute Protect is designed to reduce the chance of your WordPress site falling victim of a ‘Brute Force Attack‘. This is where a nefarious computer system (a malicious bot) continually tries to break into your WordPress account. More
If you are using hashtags – especially for an event or to collate posts from a group of people checkout the tagboard website. More
An interesting infographic providing an introduction to content marking and outlining why content based marketing is important to your business. More
You are browsing the Internet. You see a product you like, you might even want to buy it. Then, suddenly you hit an information roadblock and they lose your sale… More
All the more reason to brush up your SEO and Analytics skills and make sure you are concentrating your efforts and money in the right places.
There’s a lot of buzz about the new Google+ interface. If you’ve not seen the changes and want to know what the fuss is all about I recommend More
Pictures have a lot of influence and YouTube has announced new cover images. They’re calling it ‘Channel Artwork’. I’ve produced a couple of templates to help you create new YouTube covers that’ll work on any size display. More
If you have a Business page on Google+, even if you’re not actively using it, you need to review it. If, like us, you use your business logo as your page’s profile picture, you may want to make some changes. More
For a small business, marketing can be a time-consuming activity that mustn’t be allowed to get in the way of delivering your products. The dilemma is that without marketing you will not reach new customers. A Facebook Page can help with your marketing, but you need to have the resources to drive up engagement with your followers. More