Yesterday, I was invited to speak to members of the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) in York, I strongly urge other small businesses to join, it’s a great networking group who put on some fantastic events. I’d like to firstly thank Nicky Rayment, the York FSB Chair for inviting me to speak and to the other… Continue reading Presentation Slides from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) York
A quick short post today but a worthwhile one all the very same. Yesterday, my good friend Chris Fairey (an information security analyst) and I were talking as we regularly do each week about the latest developments in WordPress Security. I had previously heard of some WordPress backups systems that were around but not one service really appealed or stood out to… Continue reading Is the Best Sign Up Form You’ve Ever Seen?
If you hadn’t already notice Google has recently updated their search results to include a preview tool. Not too long ago the only information you had to go on to decide wether you clicked on a search engine result was just the title & description. No longer is this the case, now users can preview… Continue reading Google Instant Preview Tool – Can you Afford to Have a Poor Looking Website?
This is an interview with local Harrogate based, freelance copywriter Jenny Catton of Call Me Copy. Jenny, it’s very nice to have you on the Smartdog blog as a guest today, thank you for taking the time to answer my questions. For those who don’t know myself and Jenny used to work together at a previous agency… Continue reading The Importance of Website Copy: Q&A with Jenny Catton
When I was presenting at North East Expo 2010 earlier this week, a couple of people asked me how easy it was to get a mobile version of their website developed. There are many good web designers and companies out there who can build your existing website code to be adaptable for mobile deceives. In fact, I was… Continue reading Mobile Websites 5 Tools to Help you Create One Cheaply