Category: Advice

Advice, Best Practices, Email, Marketing

6 Ways To Increase Your Email Open Rates

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Think About Your Subject Lines… A Lot Segment Your Subscriber List Add A Personal Touch Share The Good Stuff! Watch The Clock ‘DON’T DO THIS!!!’ (Be Spammy) Email is a powerful tool for businesses and marketers. Combined with a clear strategy for gaining subscribers, regular email communications can provide all kinds of benefits to your …

Advice, Hacking, Security

Here’s Why Public Wifi is a Public Health Hazard – Matter

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We took a hacker to a café and, in 20 minutes, he knew where everyone else was born, what schools they attended, and the last five things they googled.By Maurits Martijn, from De Correspondent In his backpack, Wouter Slotboom, 34, carries around a small black device, slightly larger than a pack of cigarettes, with an …

Advice, Domain Names

As GDPR draws close, ICANN suggests 12 conflicting ways to cure domain privacy pains

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Whois and ICANN – the Sonny and Cher of internet policy Source: As GDPR draws close, ICANN suggests 12 conflicting ways to cure domain privacy pains • The Register

Advice, SSL

Beware the looming Google Chrome HTTPS certificate apocalypse!

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Tens of thousands of websites are going to find themselves labelled as unsafe unless they switch out their HTTPS certificate in the next two months. Thanks to a decision in September by Google to stop trusting Symantec-issued SSL/TLS certs, from mid-April Chrome browser users visiting websites using a certificate from the security biz issued before …

Advice, Best Practices, Social Networking

5 Musts Before Launching Your Social Media Marketing Campaign

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This is a basic ‘how to’ guide and only 5 points long, so give it a quick read. It’s a good introduction to the beginning of what some people will see as the best thing you ever did and others will see as a waste of time. In my experience the more you understand about …