People who you may know just got creepy

We have all been on Facebook and had a really good and useful friend suggestion for instance 3 or 4 of your friends know somebody the likelihood is that you know them. However have you noticed suggestions recently where you have 1 or maybe no friends in common, that...

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Reach out – The power of social media

Social Media and Technology makes life so easy in many ways to contact and do business with the right people, I had a conversation with a colleague yesterday about somebody he would love to make contact with, this person who I was talking to is working on a project...

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90% of Irish Business not ready for a cyber attack

Six out of 10 businesses expect to be the victim of cyber attack in the year ahead, and 90% think the country is not prepared for a potential attack on the State. That's a very worrying statistic reveled in a survey ahead of the Dublin Info Sec 2016 Cyber Security...

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Beware of Remote Access Scams

A remote access scam is when you get a phonecall claiming to have found a virus or malicious software on your computer. What happens You will recieve a phone call from an agent claiming to be from Microsoft, Intel or another large IT Company who will claim to have...

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Easily Create Mindmaps Online

Today I started work on a new project on as I often do I took out a piece of paper and started drawing a mind map of the project. After a couple of minutes of drawing I started to wonder if I could create one on-line. A mind map is a graphical way to represent ideas...

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How soon will my website be ranking on Google

The most popular question I get asked as a web designer is "How soon will my website be ranking on Google?" I have actually had one client phone me and complain because 2 hours after going live he still wasn't anywhere to be found on Google. The biggest myth or...

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How to get Windows 10 Upgrade FREE

On July 31st Microsoft stopped allowing users of windows 7 & Windows 8 to upgrade for FREE to Windows 10, however there seems to a workaround. If you tell Microsoft that you intend to use Windows 10 on Assistive Technologies, you can still get the free upgrade...

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Twitter verification is now open to you

For years twitter verified users were reserved for VIP's, Celebrities, Super Users, and People who twitter felt deserved it, but now that has all changed, from today anyone can apply to become a "Verified User of Twitter" So what do you need to join the Elite, well...

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How long will it take to appear on Google

When it comes to Google Ranking or SEO. This is a question I am asked all of the time and there is no sure answer, I have seen websites appear in 4 hours, 4 days some even take 4 weeks! Very often it is a common misconception that I as an SEO Consultant can flick a...

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How to promote your Business using Pokemon Go

Over the last few weeks thousands of Irish mobile device users have been bitten by what seems like a major phenomenon called Pokemon Go, all ages of people from tech savvy 6 year olds to business men are going around the country looking for big animated characters to...

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Google SEO in 2016

SEO is important for any business that has a website because unless you are on page 1 or at least 2 of google you are nowhere.  Here is my  countdown of the 10 Factors of SEO you need to be aware of. 10 Authority and trust Google rewards brands based on their...

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Euro 2016 Giveaway Competition

  Do you know someone who could use a helping hand with their IT?  If Ireland beat France on Sunday I am going to giveaway a IT Business Review to one lucky entrant.   Business IT Review includes Choose 2 of Review of your Business Website Review of your...

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How to deal with Business Criticism online

  We all get it online criticism weather it's personal or in business, not everyone is going to agree what you say or do online. So here is some times for managing your online critics. 1. Listen and Consider what they are saying Before you get back onto the...

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5 Great Irish Football songs to get you in the mood

If you are like me you are counting down the hours to Ireland kicking off in just under hours,  Here's a couple of great Irish Football tunes to get you in the mood. The Memories - The Game Put Em under Pressure Joxer Goes to Posnan Joxer Goes to Stuttgart Give it a a...

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Why every business needs an IT Audit

An IT Audit is like many things in life we have a "if it's not broken dont change it" mentality. However many times I have encountered business owners who have the same attitude, however with technology not staying up with best practice models can cost your business a...

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There is no dot in your Gmail address

Ok so  I just learnt something amazing that I never knew there is no dot in your Gmail addresses, so you can now stop telling people that there is. my.address@gmail.com is the very same as myaddress@gmail.com, dont believe me?  try it for yourself Infact if you wanted...

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