Tag: technology

Love the Htaccess File

By Nikki

The htaccess file or “hypertext access” as it is also known is vital for all websites, but it is one that can easily, and all-too-often, be overlooked. Let’s look at some key points of the htaccess file It’s important to know that the htaccess file will only affect the folder that it is placed in…

Mobile-First Indexing: Reasons to Go Responsive

By Nikki

Earlier this year, Google announced the introduction of the mobile-first index. This announcement stated that Google will crawl, index and rank a page based on the mobile version of a website, instead of the desktop versions of the site. The introduction and roll-out of this meant that Google would now be more favourable to websites…

Creating a Weekly Facebook Show

By Nikki

Time and time again we’ve been told that Facebook pages are receiving less and less visibility. It can sometimes be difficult to know how to combat this. Videos are receiving the most engagement in the Facebook News Feed right now. They are seen by much larger audiences and most marketers will tell you that videos…

Using Bots in Marketing

By Nikki

I have been exploring chat bots (or simply, bots) and how their usage can enhance our daily lives, our working lives and our marketing efforts. Bots have been around for as long as there’s been any form of automation, one example from 1972 shows a bot conversation with a psychotherapist and a paranoid schizophrenic. Phone calls with ‘Say…