Checked your site. Well known Linux distro was hacked

By | 2017-12-19T20:41:23+00:00 February 23rd, 2016|News, Web Development, Web Security|

It's time to check your website for any security issues. Linux Mint, the third most popular Linux distribution, after Ubuntu and Fedora, had its website hacked over the weekend. Users who visited the website were redirected to malicious download links that contained a "modified" version of the software. Clement Lefebvre, head of the Linux Mint project, [...]

Twitter rolls out its new timeline today

By | 2017-12-19T20:41:23+00:00 February 10th, 2016|News, Social Media|

Beginning today, Twitter will show you tweets in its new timeline based on what its algorithm thinks you want to see. The new timeline is essentially a newly revised "while you were away" feature it introduced a year ago because tweets won't be entirely ranked by relevance. It's supposed to show you tweets that you'll be most interested in [...]

Twitter is now offering 30 sec ads with skip option

By | 2016-08-24T14:34:51+00:00 January 26th, 2016|News, Social Media|

Twitter is now offering pre-roll ads that run from 15 to 30 sec as confirmed by Twitter's Adam Bain. Yes, we are testing skippable video ads — adam bain (@adambain) January 22, 2016 Twitter has been testing pre-roll ads for a while but until now there was a six-second limit on all videos. Viewers will see the new [...]

Can social media marketing help local small businesses?

By | 2017-12-19T20:41:25+00:00 January 30th, 2015|News, Social Media|

As a local small business owner, you might have limited resources to promote your business. You stretch every dollar the best you can. Compare to traditional marketing channels such as direct mail or print advertising, social media marketing is a low-cost solution that can be extremely effective. What you do need, however, is to invest [...]