Have You Heard? ORM is the Word

What is ORM? ORM stands for Online Reputation Management. It is the process of monitoring your online presence. Whether for business purposes or personal, the World Wide Web offers the globe a glimpse into your personal or professional life. For a...

October 23rd, 2013 Posted in business, Development, entertainment, online marketing, SEO, social media, technology | No Comments »

What is ORM? ORM stands for Online Reputation Management. It is the process of monitoring your online presence. Whether for business purposes or personal, the World Wide Web offers the globe a glimpse into your personal or professional life. For all intents and purposes, you want to be portrayed in a positive light and either eliminate or deal with negative publicity in a proactive manner. That is what ORM is all about. Negative Online Presence Affects: Sales Reputation Brand Customer Relationships Employees Family Did... (more...)

Teenagers and Facebook

Facebook has made some recent changes as of late. One of which now allows kids from the ages of 13 to 17, to publicly gain followers. Before this change, users of this age group were only able to share their personal content with friends and custom g...

October 22nd, 2013 Posted in entertainment, huge thoughts, lifestyle, social media | No Comments »

Facebook has made some recent changes as of late. One of which now allows kids from the ages of 13 to 17, to publicly gain followers. Before this change, users of this age group were only able to share their personal content with friends and custom groups. Now, they too, have the freedom to be able to gain followers and spread their posts to a wider audience. Techno-Born As we find ourselves amidst the age of all things digital, the impact has been immense. Children born from the 90’s onward fell... (more...)

The Power of Social Media Prevails Once Again

Much to the Detriment of Renowned Store Woolworths Woolworths Hummingbird Scandal has taken South Africa’s social media world by storm. Almost everyone has heard about it, and majority have spread the word via personal Twitter and Facebook profi...

October 18th, 2013 Posted in business, social media | No Comments »

Much to the Detriment of Renowned Store Woolworths Woolworths Hummingbird Scandal has taken South Africa’s social media world by storm. Almost everyone has heard about it, and majority have spread the word via personal Twitter and Facebook profiles. It cannot be stressed enough the power of social media and the damage that can be done to a company’s online reputation if the social broadcasts are of a negative nature. Social Media liaison officers need to be in tune with social marketing principle... (more...)

Welcome All, Windows 8.1…

For those of you who have installed Microsoft’s latest offering, the Windows 8 software package, you would be interested to know Windows 8.1 is now available. The switch from Windows 7 to Windows 8 was quite radical. Having made changes to the layo...

October 18th, 2013 Posted in business, design, Development, entertainment, technology | No Comments »

For those of you who have installed Microsoft’s latest offering, the Windows 8 software package, you would be interested to know Windows 8.1 is now available. The switch from Windows 7 to Windows 8 was quite radical. Having made changes to the layout, the entire operating system indeed takes some time to get used to. One thing Windows 8 users were frazzled with was the disappearance of the infamous “start” button. What’s New? Windows 8.1 offers users several new and enhanced features, along... (more...)

Google Throws another Curveball for SEO Fundies.

How to master Google’s New Hummingbird Algorithm.                             Google, yet again, has thrown web content writers and SEO strategists another obstacle. Although this is great news for Google searchers worldwide, it is...

October 17th, 2013 Posted in Development, huge thoughts, online marketing, SEO | No Comments »

How to master Google’s New Hummingbird Algorithm.                             Google, yet again, has thrown web content writers and SEO strategists another obstacle. Although this is great news for Google searchers worldwide, it is yet another algorithm adjustment for us web folk to get used to. Introducing… Google’s Hummingbird Algorithm. Having been implemented over a month ago, if you are finding your site still at a good ranking, you have probably been untouched. However,... (more...)

More Than Just a Watch…

Technology never ceases to amaze. We have found ourselves smack in the middle of a time where the age of digital is upon us. Technology advances have been immense over the past few years. Most of it is technologies that we hear of, not experience. Wi...

October 17th, 2013 Posted in business, design, Development, entertainment, huge thoughts, lifestyle, technology | No Comments »

Technology never ceases to amaze. We have found ourselves smack in the middle of a time where the age of digital is upon us. Technology advances have been immense over the past few years. Most of it is technologies that we hear of, not experience. With the exception of advances such as the smartphones, tablets and such, most exceptional developments have been behind the scenes. No longer is that the case. Now it’s brought closer to us than ever before. So close in fact, it’s made to be attached... (more...)

The Growth of Digital Ad Spend

Mobile ads are catching up Over the last few years, the rumours of declines within the print industry have been no secret. It has been said that the stresses put on publishers and radio have been immense. However, in 2012, the combined ad sp...

October 9th, 2013 Posted in business, Development, online marketing, social media, technology | No Comments »

Mobile ads are catching up Over the last few years, the rumours of declines within the print industry have been no secret. It has been said that the stresses put on publishers and radio have been immense. However, in 2012, the combined ad space for newspapers and magazines outweighed that of the internet. That being said, it would be ignorant to ignore the fact that we are living in an age where digital is everything. This post uses data retrieved by Zenithoptimedia, a company that aims on improving... (more...)

Welcome All: Augmented Reality, Say What?

This innovative and technologically advanced trend is set to hit the world with a force. Augmented Reality Ad Campaigns are Hot Hot Hot! Big brands such as Toyota, Samsung and Heinz have taken to this new way of advertising. What is it? Augme...

September 18th, 2013 Posted in business, design, Development, entertainment, lifestyle, online marketing, SEO, social media, technology | No Comments »

This innovative and technologically advanced trend is set to hit the world with a force. Augmented Reality Ad Campaigns are Hot Hot Hot! Big brands such as Toyota, Samsung and Heinz have taken to this new way of advertising. What is it? Augmented reality allows customers to interact directly with the brand through their smartphones or tablets. Think here of a printed advertisement. Simply point your smartphone at the ad and watch it trigger through your screen into a 3D, interactive video. Talk... (more...)

Are you aware of your online rep?

The time is over when companies could keep tabs on their reputation simply through one on one customer relations. Thanks to the digital age, your company’s reputation is just as important online as well as in reality. Whether your company is ...

September 18th, 2013 Posted in business, Development, online marketing, SEO, social media | No Comments »

The time is over when companies could keep tabs on their reputation simply through one on one customer relations. Thanks to the digital age, your company’s reputation is just as important online as well as in reality. Whether your company is online or not, the important of Online Reputation Management is real.   One of the biggest mistakes companies are doing today, is hiding from the World Wide Web. There seems to be a mentality that if you’re not feeding your business with social news... (more...)

Clean Convenience On Your Car -The Road Shower

With spring around the corner, the avid outdoorsy types come out to play. For those of you who are into all the latest gidgets and gadgets, as well as being a lover of all things outdoors- this is for you. Introducing…. The Road Shower! &n...

September 18th, 2013 Posted in design, Development, lifestyle, technology, travel | No Comments »

With spring around the corner, the avid outdoorsy types come out to play. For those of you who are into all the latest gidgets and gadgets, as well as being a lover of all things outdoors- this is for you. Introducing…. The Road Shower!   This innovative product sees to it that you have a shower readily available for all those hikes and camps you’ll be taking come summer sun. Made by Canadian, Joel Cotton, this Road Shower creation consists of a pressurized tank that mounts easily on your... (more...)