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Cold-Calling Scam

Cold-Calling Scam

In a report from Symantec in October 2012.  Finally, some good new broke this month as authorities in Australia, Canada, and the US joined forces to shut down global tech support scams responsible for cold-calling users and erroneously telling them their computers are infected with viruses.that they had shut down two companiesfroze the assets of [...]

Google Places pages replaced

Google Places pages have been entirely replaced by new Google+ Local pages. As of this morning roughly 80 million Google Place pages worldwide have been automatically converted into 80 million Google+ Local pages, according to Google’s Marissa Mayer. It’s a dramatic change (for the better) though it will undoubtedly disorient some users and business owners.http://searchengineland.com/google-places-is-over-company-makes-google-the-center-of-gravity-for-local-search-122770?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=feed-main

Twitter Guide

Due to popular demand, Marketing is making most of its “Very Necessary Twitter Guide For Canadian Marketers” available for download.This version of the editorial package features five pages of exclusive content with socially savvy subject-matter experts such as Jason Sweeney (@sween), Mitch Joel (@mitchjoel), Amber MacArthur (@ambermac) and Ed Lee (@edlee), as well as a [...]

Connect with travellers in real timeDigital transforms global travel planning Today’s travellers can dream, plan, book and share their travel experiences using devices like smartphones and iPads, anywhere, anytime. “Change and evolving technology is just a part of doing business these days,” said Todd Lucier of Northern Edge Algonquin, an eco-lodge in Algonquin Park. “Our [...]

Blog moved into the Google servers

The move to Google’s storage for blog content is not what is best for me. However it is what is best for Google. The choice is to comply or leave. In this case, I will comply. Since I don’t use any of their Google toys, I don’t see the benefit. Maybe I will make the [...]

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Boomers Mix TV with Their PCs – eMarketer

Boomers Mix TV with Their PCs – eMarketerMy friend DS was telling me yesterday that the first thing he and his wife do when then get home after work, is pet the cat, and then open their laptops. They check their e-mail and surf the web. They put the TV on as background noise.In our [...]

You’ve got to be boisterous to get results

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay has built a reality-television empire with his abrasive style, ready arsenal of barbed insults and propensity for four-letter words. It all adds up to great television. But in the case of Kitchen Nightmares, which focuses on Ramsay’s attempts to save failing restaurants, the entertainment is also packed with entrepreneurial insight. “I [...]

At the start of my presentation last week to the delegates of the OAAS, I mentioned some marketing publisher sources. These are great resources for information about marketing in the web industry. Here are a few of the web marketing and technology sites that I visit on a daily basis. I find them useful, hopefully [...]

‘Do It Yourself’ part of your website

I presented a seminar topic on web content to delegates of the annual OAAS convention last Friday. Posted here is a copy of the PowerPoint. (which I will apologize for as it is a little dry). Content can be the ‘Do It Yourself’ part of your website. Unlike the other aspects where hiring a professional [...]