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The Google Alphabet

Since Google introduced the Instant Search feature we now automatically see the most likely search query based on the words we enter and it is pretty good for the end user and usuallyt guesses the search correctly and saves you filling in the entire query. Can you predict what Google would use as the first word from a single letter?…

WordPress

WordPress – do you host your own WordPress Blog or use the FREE one? Let’s get one thing straight, both have their advantages However, at first glance some people ask why would they pay for WordPress when they can have it for free? A bit like when you get FREEVIEW why would you pay for your TV channels? The answer…

Google improvement to search results

How the changes in Google search will affect your site Google is constantly evolving to improve the search results it brings back to its users. Some of the changes at Google are more visible than others, and can be very useful. Probably the biggest change is “Real Time Results” for big news stories Google is now quickly caching websites in…

Purchasing the right domain name

Ensuring you have the right domain name is critical for your business. Domain Names have now been related to the property market in that a good domain is like a great house in a great location. These days getting hold of a good domain name is getting harder as you will have found out most of the good domain names…

Redesign an ecommerce website

When it comes to updating a website a few things need to be taken in to account. This is a case study covering a few points on a website that I have just finished redesigning along with the benefits and methods carried out during the process. OLD SITE / NEW SITE Here on the left is a screenshot of the…

Google is calling on new ideas

Following several blogs at a time was tricky in the days before Google Reader. Now it is a breeze, just simply add the RSS and let Google display the posts you want to read. Now Google has launched Product Ideas for Google Reader: a tool that allows you to submit your best ideas directly to the Google Reader team and…

Shopmap for Google shopping

One way of dramatically increasing your online sales is to add all your products to Google shopping. No doubt you have already came across thi service from Google on your travels around the internet.It isĀ  a great way if you are looking for a particular product or supplier to quickly and easily find the best deal for you. You already…

WordPress solution for a customer

Customer brief: New website. New articles and blog posts to be added daily by customer Customer wants to update static pages Articles, blog and images to be uploaded by customer Flexible design, leaving possibility to add to website easily in future The solution: I could design and build her a website with a content management system. However this would not…

mCommerce and Mobile Commerce

Mobile Commerce (mCommerce) is the the ability to conduct commerce using a mobile phone. It sounds straight forward however most companies website’s are not suitable for making purchases via a mobile phone. We are still in the beginning of seeing retailers create websites and make changes to allow their customers purchase online via their mobile phone. Here are some of…