Our external advisory board, this year consisting of 24 experts from 20 leading global research organizations.

April 15, 2018

How to write a good security policy for BYOD or company-owned mobile devices

Mobile devices are among the most vulnerable tech items we own, because they’re easily exploited and can be quickly compromised by hackers. It’s essential for a company to have a solid security policy in place for mobile devices, be they bring-your-own-device (BYOD) or company-provided. Allowing employees the option to buy their own devices can save […]

March 5, 2018

Small Business IT: Starting Off on the Right Foot

Can I be totally honest with you? Providing IT services to small businesses is often frustrating. That’s especially true when the first thing you ever hear from someone is when the whole office has collapsed into a catastrophic mess. I mean, sure—from a service provider’s point of view, there’s money to be made in the […]

February 19, 2018

Agile Web Development – a Comprehensive Overview

On top of learning how to work with complex software, aspiring web developers need to know how to function as part of a professional team. Software development methodology is its own field of study with a unique lexicon, and one of the most important concepts that budding developers should familiarize themselves with is agile web […]

January 21, 2018

7 Consumer Psychology Tips That increase eCommerce Conversion Rates

Understanding consumer behavior and the psychology that drives purchasing decisions is a fundamental requirement for any retail brand looking to increase eCommerce conversion rates. Consumers are motivated by a common set of behavioral triggers, and the most successful retailers are masters at leveraging these triggers to drive sales. The most widely used and effective psychological […]

December 22, 2017

10 Things Every Ecommerce Website Must Have

Effective eCommerce websites are ones that establish trust with users and move them seamlessly from browsing to checkout. However, finding the right formula for generating a steady flow of sales is a major hurdle for most merchants. The online shopping experience should closely mirror that of being in-store. Users should have easy access to things […]

December 22, 2017

10 Biggest mistakes Startups Make

Thanks to the success of startups like Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp, packs of tech savvy 20 and 30 somethings have been bitten by the entrepreneur bug. However, over 75% of them will fail. Inspired by fantasies of venture capital and fat bank accounts, Apple’s App Store, for example, receives over 26,000 submission per week. This […]

December 22, 2017

Website Maintenance: 5 Essential post launch tasks

So, you launched a spanking new website. Now what? You surely invested valuable time and money into hunting down a worthy design shop, working with them to craft a perfect set of design mock-ups and devoured your fingernails while your site was in development. Now you can sit back and relax, right? Not so fast. […]

December 22, 2017

Responsive Website. What, why and how.

Several years ago, the only way to ensure your website was compatible with the latest devices, was to create multiple independent versions. This costly and time consuming process involved designing and developing separate instances of your site for each device type. However, with new device types and screen sizes popping up every day, it became […]

December 22, 2017

Why 2018 is the year to Build a Mobile Website

Recent studies show that mobile website traffic has grown to capture nearly 25% of the market and has doubled in the past year. Consumers purchased 1-billion smartphones and 70-million tablets in 2017 alone. These figures align proportionally to spikes in mobile traffic, thus proving that the age of mobile is here and now.   This […]