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why professional emails are important

Written on 25 January, 2022 by Lisa Shannahan

Why You Should Use a Professional Email Address It’s almost impossible to do business these days without an email address. Importance of Professional Emails Maintaining a professional image Clear link to your website Reduce risk of being marked as spam Organise your emails by purpose Collaborate with your team   While it can be tempting to try and... Read more
Categories: Small Business
what are the advantages for cloud computing

Written on 24 January, 2022 by Melissa Toh

Cloud Hosting is No Longer Just a Buzzword When the phrase “the cloud” began popping up in the early 2000s, it had a distinct “buzzword” sound.  The idea of accessing computing resources from somewhere other than an on-premises IT infrastructure sounded like science fiction. But things have moved along since then.  Today cloud computing has become standard operating... Read more
Categories: Web Hosting | Tags: cloud hosting, web hosting
how often should you back up your data

Written on 21 January, 2022 by Melissa Toh

How to Back Up Your Business and Web Data Everyone has lost an hour or so of work on their computer. Imagine losing days or weeks of work. Or, worse still, losing your client details, financial records, inventory data, and all the operational files your company has ever produced.  That would be devastating. Your data is valuable.  It’s the... Read more
Categories: Security, Web Hosting | Tags: security
what is ddos attack why worry about protection

Written on 19 January, 2022 by Melissa Toh

What is a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Attack? DDoS occurs when hackers flood an IP address with hundreds or thousands of messages, often through the use of botnets or through a coordinated hacking effort, taking the network to the point where legitimate users aren’t able to get through – hence, the term - denial of service. What you... Read more
Categories: Security, Web Hosting | Tags: hacked, security
be proactive with website live support chat software

Written on 17 January, 2022 by Melissa Toh

Boost Your Customers’ Online Experience with Chat Brands are constantly striving to improve customer experiences.  Of course, they want to sell their products online, but it is also essential to use every opportunity to build loyalty and brand advocacy.  All businesses want their customers to be talking positively about their customer service and online experience. How Live... Read more
Categories: Small Business
important features of a great website builder

Written on 14 January, 2022 by Melissa Toh

Important Features of a Great Website Builder Not everyone has the funds to invest in a team of designers and back-end coders to create a customised website.  But every business, however small, needs a website.  Today many website builder platforms offer you an easy pathway to create your website.  But what are the features of the best... Read more
Categories: Web Design & Content | Tags: content strategy, online marketing, web design
increasing need for security why ssl certificates is crucial for your business website

Written on 12 January, 2022 by Melissa Toh

The Increasing Need For Security – How SSL is Critical for Your Business “Over the 2020–21 financial year, the ACSC received over 67,500 cybercrime reports, an increase of nearly 13 per cent from the previous financial year.  The increase in volume of cybercrime reporting equates to one report of a cyber attack every 8 minutes……..”   Australian Cyber Security Centre - Annual Cyber... Read more
Categories: E-commerce, Security, Small Business | Tags: security
The M365 Suite and Using Collaboration to be More Productive

Written on 10 January, 2022 by Melissa Toh

The M365 Suite and Using Collaboration to be More Productive Microsoft 365 (M365 suite) is a subscription service that looks to improves the integration, security, productivity and collaboration performance of business. The Microsoft 365 apps for business offer a powerful turnkey solution for smaller businesses who want a more integrated and secure way of using Windows 10 and Office 365.... Read more
Categories: Small Business, Transformation
How to Develop a Winning Acquisition Strategy

Written on 07 January, 2022 by Melissa Toh

How to Develop a Winning Acquisition Strategy Gone are the days when customers were happy to be addressed as part of a mass audience. Today, customers are increasingly channel-agnostic. That means they are happy to engage with your business in different ways, from in-store purchases to purchases on your website e-commerce facility or even directly from a... Read more
Categories: E-commerce, Small Business | Tags: customer behaviour
Is 2022 Your Year for Online Retail Success

Written on 05 January, 2022 by Melissa Toh

Is 2022 Your Year for Online Retail Success? No one can say the travails of the past couple of years have not boosted the e-commerce business. More and more people have been exposed to the concept of an e-commerce online store. In many cases, they turned to e-business because they have been in lockdown and were not able... Read more
Categories: E-commerce, Small Business | Tags: e-commerce, online business