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Amazon Web Services now offers local Canadian region availability

Amazon Web Services now offers local Canadian region availability

Great news for Canadian businesses looking for reliable and fast cloud services in Canada. With Canadian organizations increasingly turning to the cloud but often insisting on using data centres here, observers have been wondering when Amazon Web Services would turn north. The answer is, in a few months. Amazon will unveil its first Canadian data [...]

Advertising component of marketing plan

Advertising component of marketing plan

Here’s a great example of a marketing mix whereby components  of research, planning, public relations, pricing, customer support, sales strategy and community involvement form a cohesive plan.  The mix percentage will be different for each business, but be sure to include all the components. Thanks to Tish Pierce, Pierce Creative Marketing Service. Archeologists have found [...]

Create Pages That Engage Visitors Quickly

Create Pages That Engage Visitors Quickly

Average first-time visitors make decisions about a website after only two-tenths of a second, according to Entrepreneur.com. After another 2.6 seconds, they will concentrate enough to reinforce that initial judgment. If a website doesn’t impress readers immediately, it can lose them in the blink of an eye. Use these strategies to attract and retain readers: [...]

Offending SPAM message

Offending SPAM message

Look at this clever little monkey filling out every contact form on the Internet.  I’m quite offended now, more because I thought it was a personally completed form.  Someone has written a script to  complete the contact form and fill in the facebook account information to make the message appear legitimate. Of course, it is [...]

Solicitations Galore

Solicitations Galore

It’s a new year and the aggressive solicitations are coming in full strength.  You’ll probably notice an increased number of special offers from “people” who want to redo your website, offer you a loan, sell you insurance, provide photo editing services, etc. The senders of these messages are not really “people” but SPAMMERS. These messages [...]

Sending e-mail to many recipients (mass e-mail)

Sending e-mail to many recipients (mass e-mail)

Are you having trouble sending mass e-mail to your membership or distribution list? Not all outgoing SMTP mail servers were created equal, and how much e-mail you can send each hour or each day will be determined by the particular outgoing SMTP mail server that you use to relay your messages. What is my outgoing [...]

DS 3501 – Spam Phishing Search Engine Registration Scam

DS 3501 – Spam Phishing Search Engine Registration Scam

Beware this email that attempts to trick you into paying another company for your domain renewal or Search Engine Marketing.  Here is an example of what the email looks like: (I have replaced your actual domain with YOURDOMAIN.COM and personal name with MR JOHN SMITH) Subject:  Domain Notification: MR JOHN SMITH This is your Final [...]

Forwarding Email as an Attachment

Forwarding Email as an Attachment

To help your Administrator provide a solution to an e-mail issue, it is necessary to send the original message with headers intact. The best way to do that is to forward a copy of the error message as an attachment. Below are instructions on how to forward an email as an attachment for some popular [...]

What is AODA and How Will it Impact My Website?

What is AODA and How Will it Impact My Website?

What is AODA? The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) is a provincial legislation that ensures those who suffer from any type of disability do not experience barriers, discrimination, or difficulty with their day-to-day experiences. More details about the AODA can be found at this website.. How will it impact by website? Under the [...]

Google Plus for Your Business

Google Plus for Your Business

Google is well known for its search engine. Google also provides a social networking site called Google Plus. Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn are all the typical social networking tools that businesses expect you to use. Is your business using Google Plus? Did you know that Google Plus was the second most used social networking platform [...]