While shared servers are cost-effective solutions for most website hosting, many webmasters have experienced their disadvantages. Page load speeds can be slow and may vary at random, while the back-office performance of many sites, WordPress ones in particular, is so… Continue Reading →

What is a domain name registrar?

Believe it or not, websites don’t need domain names. When your browser tries to find a website, it relies on a string of numbers, known as an IP address, to identify the server it is running on. When you give… Continue Reading →

Remote working is not the same as flexible working – it’s vital to understand the difference

With much of the nation working from home people are having to adapt to a whole new way of working. Many are getting to grips with it as the new normal, and many employers are saying they intend to keep… Continue Reading →

A look back at businesses born in the 2020 lockdown

As another national lockdown begins in the UK, let’s take a look back at the first lockdown and people who created start-ups. What reasons did they have for starting a business during such turbulent times? Will more fledgling businesses spring… Continue Reading →

Lockdown has driven the largest ever surge in technology investment

This year has seen a huge surge in technology investment, much of it driven by the Covid-19 pandemic. The changes forced upon all aspects of our lifestyles, from work to socialising and study, has identified the need for the best… Continue Reading →

How to write a concise and informative business report

Are you new to business report writing, or feeling somewhat rusty? Business communication might be very different to the way in which you communicate in everyday life. Efficiency and clarity are really key in a business context. The audience for… Continue Reading →

A guide to starting an online business

Continued adoption of the internet, the introduction of smart devices and a growing appetite for shopping remotely, are driving online presence with an exponential potential reach. Whether you’re a digital start-up or existing brand maximising your influence, this is the… Continue Reading →

Digital transformation has changed from relevant to critical

We’re all aware that the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the already rapidly evolving field of digital communication. Whilst the world complied with the ‘stay at home’ message, companies embraced a range of digital tools to maintain collaboration, surveillance and communication…. Continue Reading →