Setting up your web hosting (part 4)

Welcome to part 4 in this series about creating your very own business website! In this article I’ll show you what’s involved in setting up web hosting for your business prior to installing WordPress.

Making my YouTube channel (part 3)

A bit of a break from the website series so you can skip this one if you don’t want to follow the journey of this channel. In this article I’m making the actual YouTube channel for this website.

Subscription Licensing – Buyer Beware!

I worked in the IT industry for a long time, eventually running the cloud computing division for a relatively large IT company. I can tell you with absolute certainty and from first hand experience that we’re sleepwalking in to a situation that will be massively detrimental to small businesses. If your business relies on software of ANY kind, which is essentially everyone, then this article is relevant to you. It’s your duty as a business owner to understand these issues and plan ahead accordingly.

A Very Simple History of Brexit in the UK

I’m not going to get in to the politics of Brexit – far too busy for that. Like it or not though this is history in the making and it’s very likely to have an impact on your small business. I thought it would be interesting to put together a consolidated timeline of events. An impartial version of the story of Brexit… so far.

The Dangers of Accidental Data Synchronisation

In my view accidental synchronisation of highly confidential information between internet-enabled devices is one of the biggest security loopholes of the decade. The fact that manufacturers can do this, seemingly without consent, is immensely worrying and something that as a business owner you need to take VERY seriously. You might be careful with your passwords and devices, but are your staff?