Whether your favourite buzz phrase de jour is Web 2.0 or the Internet of Things, there’s little doubt that APIs are driving a revolution in the way we interact with the Internet and an increasingly connected world.
An API or application programming […]
Amazon has debuted Prime Now, a speedy new delivery service, for certain areas of Manhattan as the eCommerce giant gears up to eventually take the service across the country.
Prime Now is available only to Amazon Prime members. Prime members can immediately […]
Microsoft will no longer offer European Windows users the Windows Browser Ballot, a selection screen featuring different browsers to install.
The browser ballot, a five-year agreement with European Union regulators, forced Microsoft to promote competing […]
Google’s sixth release of Penguin, dubbed Penguin 3.0, arrived with mixed emotions late October 17. Site owners began reporting fluctuations in page rankings, both positive and negative, on that date. Shifts in ranking continue to occur, and webmasters […]
Is local SEO right for every small business? Some experts say yes, and would be hard-pressed to allow you to think differently — particularly when they’re selling the service. For some businesses (i.e., those run exclusively online), implementing […]
When it comes to digital marketing, techniques that are seen as separate entities often complement one another and help enhance your overall strategy. Content marketing and link building are shining examples of this effect, even though the two can involve […]
Social Media News
Twitter is a micro-blogging site that has grown into one of the most popular social media sites available. To communicate with your followers you send short messages called tweets. These tweets can be used to build your business by building relationships.
Celebrities and politicians alike are raging at Sony Pictures for its decision to cave to terrorist-like threats by canceling the theatrical release of ‘The Interview.’
The group responsible for the massive cyber-attack that shut down Sony Picture’s […]
Most businesses use social media to interact with customers, with Facebook and Twitter being by the far the most popular platforms. However Google+ is an underdog that has an ever-growing population of users that are more engaged, spending more time on […]
Business & Marketing News
You finally have that perfect website design, and you’re anticipating what feels like an influx of traffic ahead when your doors open on the new design. Are you waiting and waiting, with dropping expectations, as your anticipatory hopes aren’t met? […]
As a business owner, keeping up with existing social networks can be overwhelming. It can be hard to understand which platform best meets your needs, where your target audience members are spending their time and how you should cater to each network. […]
It’s been said many times that you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover.
But when it comes to e-mail, no one seems to have a problem with making a snap decision.
Just like a direct sales letter, the subject line of your e-mail is usually the most important […]
More financial institutions and retailers are getting onboard with Apple Pay.
Apple’s new payment system, which enables users to pay using an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, has officially been accepted by SunTrust, Barclaycard and USAA, according to a New […]
A major fine is being dialed up for Sprint.
The Federal Communications Commission is expected to issue a $105-million fine against the telecommunications company in relation to an investigation into ‘cramming.’ Cramming involves customers […]
Another organization has fallen prey to a spear phishing attack.
ICAAN, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, says it believes it has been the victim of an attack that began sometime last month. Using e-mails that appeared to come from […]