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Picture this, a commuter on a suburban train typing furiously into his Smartphone ordering groceries from a local store, which get delivered by the time he reaches his doorstep! Situations like this are quite banal, with most transactions and purchases made online, as people scurry about doing what they do best. However, the grocer has in his hands, a goldmine of data which includes the grocery items most often ordered, the time the consumer spends to place an order, brand preferences, how…

Do you have a website? Why do you think you have a website? Is it for improving your business or it is just you were following the trend? Well in both the cases your website needs your attention. If you have designed and developed a website because you want to improve your business you have to focus on the website and upgrade it according to the latest trend. And if you designed your website because you just wanted to follow the trend then also please follow the trend in a correct manner. By…

For a business that is just starting up any product that makes things easier or more efficient is going to be helpful. Accounting software can take much of the burden out of record keeping, stock taking, managing cash flow and many other tasks that can drain a start-up’s limited resources. But before you take the step of purchasing an accounting software package for your business consider these four tips to help you make the right choice. #1. Make Sure you Actually Need Accounting…

It’s no secret that launching a new business requires oodles of patience and perseverance. With a to-do list as long as your arm, it’s also likely that securing your new venture from nefarious criminals will fall dangerously close to the bottom of the pile. Importantly, however, given that security is typically low on the catalogue of concerns for a fledgling firm, interlopers – both online and offline – will put a new business at the top of their to-do list. Indeed, research has shown…

Companies from around the world are constantly searching for ways to help increase the productivity of their employees. Online collaboration tools make it possible for teams to work collectively on projects either in real-time (synchronously) or at their convenience (asynchronously) no matter their locations. Although the concept of business collaboration is not new, it’s becoming increasingly more important as more and more companies begin to connect with one another from around the world.…

If your website isn’t working for your business, you know it!  There is no traffic.  There is no love.  You are all alone in the World Wide Web. Not even a spider is visiting. How do you get website love? There are two main avenues here: finding it and keeping it. Like real life, your website needs the love too. The first part –the finding part is never easy.  Of course in every case of true love, there needs to be chemistry.  You can date a thousand times but never seal the kiss. …

Owning a business in the modern age is no easy feat and making that business successful is a whole ordeal all on its own. While the socially-conscious thing to do today is be concerned about our environment, the fact is many businesses have yet to fully understand why “going green” is so important. When it comes to growing a business and staying competitive with today’s consumers, it’s more important than ever before to have a plan for “going green” in…

For any business, the primary objective is to earn revenues. And for that, marketing the products and services in a proper manner is important. No matter what you do, you need to know how to persuade people to buy your products. And you need to do this in every step of the business. And that holds true for web design as well. For instance, take a look at this image from the website www.nike.com: A perfect example of persuasive web design, this image shows a product vividly with the name.…

Graphics Interchange Format (GIFs) have finally come to Twitter. Yes, you got the news right! No wonder, another image-based form has gained popularity. You can now tweet the endlessly looping animations. This leading micro-blogging platform, has rolled out its support for animated GIFs across the web and mobile apps on iOS and Android and not on tablets. These animations can show events, add volume to emotions and give tone to response. Sharing GIFs on Twitter is exactly the same as sharing an…

What has been the most successful networking technology invented till date? Ask the users and you will get varied answers. But look at the statistics. The unanimous winner will surely be a single one – wifi. From just 4.2 million global hotspots in 2013, the number of wifi hotspots in the world is expected to reach a whopping 7.1 billion in 2015. Even the public wifi offered by the responsible authorities in different cities has been well accepted across the globe. This technology helps…