Posts Categorized: Business

Down the ramp with a big splash

It's been a long time coming (in fact the bulk of the work was completed nearly a year ago), but the new Computers Unlimited website is finally live. Among the fresh features is a special offers page for toner, printer ribbons and ink cartridges, a printer consumable search and even a blog. The website has…

A Web 2.0 Strategy Slideshow

I saw this a little while ago and thought it was excellent. If you are developing a website, and especially if you want to be part of the Web 2.0 thing, pay attention to this: A Web 2.0 Strategy Slideshow « Paul Lomax - Two Point Oh.

Treat People Like VIPs

True to my musical roots I'm a subscriber to New Music Strategies, a blog written by Andrew Dubber who certainly knows his stuff about the way the music business is changing. And, more to the point, how it's not changing fast enough. A recent post from him had this great quote: Customer loyalty increases exponentially…

Hiring for attitude

It's been increasingly obvious to me over the last few years that a lot of businesses fail to prosper because they get one major thing wrong: they hire the wrong people. That's not to say they hire stupid or dishonest people (although of course some do) but that they hire for the wrong reasons. There…

Unique content for your WordPress blog – automatically

I'm undecided whether to hail this as a breakthrough: the new WordPress Rewriter Plugin. In a nutshell it takes content and using "a thesaurus database of more than 40000 words" will rewrite the content to be completely unique. That supposedly leads to better search engine results, just as duplicate content leads to penalties. So, will…