Globally, the use of mobile phones, smartphones, iPads and tablets for surfing the internet is increasing at an alarming rate because of its convenience, cost-efficiency, ease and comfort. The use of mobile devices is closing the digital divide between the rich and poor; and the urbanRead more
You may be thinking that branding for social media is picking out a cover photo, choosing a color scheme, and maybe settling on a brand voice. While these are all components of your social media branding, it is actually so much more than that.
Your brand is what makesRead more
How many times have you heard that *this* social media site is a MUST for your business? Your business won’t succeed unless you’re on said platform. This new platform is where everyone is going and you’re missing the boat by not jumping on board.
Right? We’ve all heardRead more
With the advent of technology, the art of hacking has also undergone a huge metamorphosis. Today, in the event of the security of your WordPress site being compromised, it's impossible to tell from the first look that something has gone wrong. Instead of inserting some random textRead more
Lately, there’s been a lot of hoopla around Facebook Live Video. Everyone seems to have written a blog post about it, all the podcasts are talking about it, and you’ve probably seen a bunch of these videos popping up in your own Facebook news feed.
And, if you followRead more
One of the biggest things I preach is that you really can manage your own social media. All of my blog posts are designed to show you how to do it yourself. Because, in all honesty, I don’t believe anyone is better qualified to speak about your business than you are.
Of course,Read more
How important is the number of followers on my social media account? ……. I get this question All. The. Time!
From all sorts of people, with all sorts of different goals.
Look, I get it. You see an account that has 100,000 followers, and you want the same. You see an accountRead more
A global cyber-attack using hacking tools believed to have been created by the US National Security Agency (NSA) has infected tens of thousands of computers in nearly 100 countries.
Cyber-extortionists on Friday tricked victims into opening malicious malware attachments to spamRead more
Inevitably, at some point, every business owner will come to the realization that they need to be on social media to market their business. The fact of the matter is that, yes, you really do need to present online and social media gives you a platform unlike any other medium. ButRead more
Ashish Thakkar, one of Africa’s thriving entrepreneurs, started his business when he was only 15 years old in 1996.
During that time, his family had settled as refugees in Uganda after fleeing the Rwandan genocide attacks.
It was the second time the Thakkar familyRead more