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Old tactics such as directory submissions and forum linking are slowly becoming less useful for ranking. Earlier this year we saw two major algorithm releases from Google called ‘Panda’ and … Continue reading

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FREE graphic design offer

To prove what a nice guy he is, our head of design (and this blog’s author) has offered up his own free time to show you how a creative solution … Continue reading

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UK is the leader in internet shopping and mobile usage.

The BBC has just published an article based on a survey from Ofcom called “UK is a nation of data-hungry net shoppers, says survey”(13 December 2012). This survey essentially showcases … Continue reading

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December 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Virtual payments with physical presence… meet the proverbial wallet.

In a time when UK shoppers have the option of using new contactless payment methods and over 50% of UK adults shop online, how do we ensure that we keep … Continue reading

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December 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

I won’t stop TILL I’ve got them all: Collect UK highstreet technology before it all disappears!

It’s always great to read about someone that openly flaunts their own obsessive behaviours to the global media. Kind of puts my own idiosyncrasies into the “nothing-to-be-ashamed-of” box. But something … Continue reading

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December 7, 2012 · 1 Comment

Omni-channel is the new Multi-channel

For over a decade now the goal of many retailers has been to have a business strategy that allows them to sell in-store, via catalogues, over the phone, or online … Continue reading

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November 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

Comet Electricals going bust – Will Amazon fill the gap?

With today’s news that  electricals giant Comet is about to go into administration, it’s a sharp shock that indicates the UK’s recent move out of recession may not be as … Continue reading

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November 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Is 4G worth the extra cost?

If you’re a bit of a techno geek or afraid to let your mobile phone leave your side, then you’ve probably heard all the recent chatter about the new 4G … Continue reading

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October 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

A big thank you for your support

Continued growth in visitor numbers This is just a quick post to say a big Thank You for your continued support and visits to these blog pages. We hope that … Continue reading

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October 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Originally posted on Joe Blogs:
My friend Darren sent me a link to these rather excellent alternative London Underground signs… (click image above for link to original photographers blog) Apparently…

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October 10, 2012 · 1 Comment

Brand lookalikes – just for fun

Tell us your favourite brand look alike and we’ll photoshop it up, to see if you’re on to something.  

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October 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

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Sparkstone Retail Software manages customers, products & orders from multiple channels. Packed with over 50 modules to improve your productivity, your customers' experience and ultimately your profitability.

Whether you have fifty outlets or a single store, one warehouse or many, we supply one of the most fully featured epos, ecommerce and mobile commerce solution available.


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