Ever Imagined a World Without Internet? [INFOGRAPHIC]

With the addition of new internet privacy laws such as ACTA being introduced, the end of the internet could be a lot closer than you might think. Imagine having to resort to a weighty $1,200 Encyclopedia Brittanica instead of quick search on Wikipedia, or to send a tweet, you would have to write a letter and post it! These are 2 scenarios that we would prefer not to imagine in a world without internet, today we can perform these tasks almost immediately. We have the internet to thank for the creation of countless jobs, Facebook alone has created 450,000 jobs, and the Internet establishes 2.6...

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My #1 Secret to Getting More Blog Traffic

Have you ever wanted to drive more targeted traffic to your blog, reach a wider audience on Twitter, get more Re-Tweets, shares and likes on your blog posts? My number #1 secret to getting more blog traffic lies within an amazing blogger network called Triberr.  What is this magical network? For those who haven’t discovered this secret weapon, Triberr is a network of bloggers who join tribes relevant to the industry they are blogging about. The platform provides a quick and easy way for your content to be shared with the networks of other tribe members. You can quickly gain huge exposure...

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The Power In a Link – David Gowel [Book Review]

Linked In has always played a big part in my networking and follow up with people I meet and do business with and have always been keen to expand my knowledge of this platform.  I recently bought & read ‘The Power In a Link’ by David Gowel that proclaims to ‘change the way you do business using LinkedIn’.   I already have a good working knowledge of how to use Linked In, but wanted to find some definitive strategies that I could better focus my time on.  After reading several reviews of the book, I decided to give it a whirl! Read this book if any of the...

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How To Avoid the Biggest Scams on the Internet [INFOGRAPHIC]

Many of us happily surf the internet everyday, giving little regard to the safety of our personal details.  But what if they were to fall into the wrong hands?   You’ve all heard the horror stories of credit card fraud, pyramid schemes, phishing and identity theft to name but a few.  We often hold the mindset of “It will never happen to me”, that is, until it actually does!  So what are some of the biggest scams on the internet? According to the Internet Crime Complaint Center, yearly dollars lost grew by about $500 million from 2004 to 2009, all thanks to the biggest...

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How NOT to Run Your Facebook Campaign – Rule 3

There are certain rules you need to follow on Facebook to avoid alienating your audience.  I have previously posted articles highlighting Rule 1 & Rule 2,  I would recommend reading these articles right now! Now we’ve got your mindset fixed up and your content creation schedule sorted, let move on to Rule 3 – Never Ignore ANY of the comments on your Fan Page. Apart from the random spam comments your may receive, positive & negative comments need responding to as quickly as possible, usually within 24 hours.  This will ensure that the user realises you have listened to...

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