X

technology

Periscope The Social Media Disrupter

Periscope The Social Media Disrupter
Well, I listened to the Periscope periscope - yep.. the Periscope team took time to 'scope' about their product, and that shed an enormous amount of light onto their vision and goals and what stood out for me is their passion and excitment in helping create 'truth' and 'empathy' to the consumer.

A talk with a friend who owns a newsagency

A talk with a friend who owns a newsagency

I think a lot, sometimes way too much.

I think about people, life, problems, solutions, fixes, helping, and in general what I can do to make a difference.   I have this moral compass which sort of points me in things that naturally feel right, but sometimes we find ourselves in situations where decisions have to be made that make me feel compromised.  That's where the procrastination comes in.  I can't honestly do something which I know might have an adverse effect on something I stand for or believe in.

The Ecommerce Maze

The Ecommerce Maze
Yep, I'm a tech expert and I shake my head in wonderment.. is that a real word?  I'm making it mine today, and I want to personally say congratulations if you are a successful online store owner, who didn't get discouraged, confused, frustrated and built your store once, because I'm betting that if you've gone out on your own, you've tried a few.When starting out with any ecommerce solution, it's important to not get too wrapped up in what is being sold to you on screen, but to strategically look at what is important to you in delivering a sale

Why does ecommerce seem so confusing?

Why does ecommerce seem so confusing?
I'll tell you why guys - it is.. And I feel that I can qualify as an expert in eCommerce, having had software that was so far ahead of the pack in 2000 we ended up retiring it because we spent so much time explaining what ecommerce was. .. Note to self, that marketing book that said don't be more than 2 years ahead of where the market is at.. where you were in 1999 when the software was written.

GETTY Images allows free use of images

GETTY Images allows free use of images
Having used many stock images sites over the years, I'm going to have a look in a little more detail on waht these sites are like and give them my personal rating, given that there are plenty of sites around but many of them are being snapped up by bigger stock photography companies and incorporated into their offerings.