PCI DSS Compliance: Why you shouldn’t store half a credit card number

pcidss compliance

Many people running online shops have never heard of PCI DSS but are legally obliged to follow the security standards that it sets and are liable to be hit with significant penalties if their poor security breaches these exacting standards.

Questions to ask when getting quotes for web design

list of questions for web design quote

There is no need to be intimidated by the process of getting your own web site. You will have an ongoing relationship with your web designers, so make sure that they can explain to you in simple terms the answers to the questions you ask.

How long does SEO take to work?

how long does seo take

How long does it take for an SEO strategy to work? How quickly are results seen from SEO changes, and how do you know when to stop, or change direction? There is no single answer. Search engines are purposefully hard to decrypt. Long term is key to success with SEO.

Why Email Marketing is better than Facebook Marketing

Is email marketing better than facebook?

With the rise of social media, email marketing has fallen by the wayside somewhat. The huge numbers of people on platforms such as facebook are alluring but are they effective for marketing? Has email done it’s dash or is it an undiscovered gold mine?

Are Page Rankings Still Important?

page rankings

Page rankings have been the king of website performance for many years. Is this still true? Are there better performance indicators for a website than page rankings alone? If so, what are they and how to develop a web strategy that doesn’t rely entirely on page rankings?

Using Memes for Internet Marketing

Grumpy cat meme

If you use Facebook, you will see “memes” every day without even thinking about them. Those pictures with a comment …

Google thinks your brand is misspelled

Help search engines to help you

If Google believes that you have misspelled your search query, it will show you the search results for what it thought you meant to type. Learn about Google search and SEO techniques that you can use to boost your websites ratings.

Make your Emails Mobile Friendly

mobile friendly newsletters

If you’re sending out email marketing, how do you know that it’s working as it should? Can your promotions be easily read on a smartphone or other mobile device. What’s the best way to send out newsleters so they work on every screen? Read on to find out more…

The secret to creating viral content

Viral content is the ultimate word of mouth internet marketing. Is it really that hard to do, or is there a “secret” to making something go viral that you can use to your advantage? Find out how to make it happen!

Accelerated Mobile Pages & the AMP Project

accelerated mobile pages

If you follow Google news at all, the phrase “AMP Project” may have got your attention at some point in the last few months. What on earth is it, and how can it help?