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Is Code Boot Camp Worth Doing?

Many people ask the question is it worth it to take an online boot camp course to make sure my coding chops are up to date. I guess it depends on what course and what level of programmer you are. Freecodecamp.org is an amazing recourse to make sure you have great coding skills. When you…

Google Authorship May Be Dead, But Author Rank Is Not

  Google ended its three-year experiment with Google Authorship yesterday, but the use of Author Rank to improve search results will continue. Wait — you can have Author Rank without Google Authorship? And just what is Google Authorship versus Author Rank? Come along, because they are different things — and Author Rank lives on. What Google…

Apple Says They Aren’t Deleting Your Music, But …

Apple responded to complaints of Apple Music users having their music deleted by saying that they aren’t deleting the music deliberately, but it could be a function of users who are subscribed to both Apple Music and iTunes Match. Leo says to choose one or the other because Apple has never adequately explained how both…

Microsoft Will be Charging for Windows 10 Starting July 29

Microsoft is going to start charging for the Windows 10 upgrade on July 29. It’ll be $110 for the Home version. Leo thinks Windows 10 is a worthwhile upgrade, unless you have software or hardware that still won’t work with it. Leo doesn’t like how Microsoft has pushed people into this so much. by Leo…

What Is Responsive Web Design & Why Do You Need It?

Responsive web design is a relatively new approach to website design that ensures users have a good viewing experience no matter what type of device they’re using. It’s become increasingly important over the last few years as mobile device ownership has exploded and traditional PC sales have slowed. And now that Google is prioritizing mobile-friendly…

HOW TO ATTRACT NEW CUSTOMERS ONLINE

Having an established strategy to attract customers online is mandatory in the stabilization of your company. Though there are countless ways of engaging new customers, there is always a certain approach which needs to be followed even in the simplest of objectives. The most common, and often the entirely neglected factor, is the website design…

The Low-Down on Chip-and-PIN Cards

The Low-Down on Chip-and-PIN Cards When Europeans buy something with their chip-and-PIN card, they insert the card in a machine like this one, then type in their PIN. By Rick Steves Europe — and the rest of the world — is adopting a new system for credit and debit cards. While handy for locals, these…

WordPress sites are a massive draw for hackers

WordPress sites are a massive draw for hackers By Dan Raywood Published 3 days ago According to research by Imperva, WordPress websites were attacked 24.1 percent more often than websites running on all other CMS platforms combined. WordPress websites suffer 60 percent more XSS incidents than all other CMS platforms, and the research found that…

Best way to connect to wifi from a coffee shop!!

Wi-Fi Security Protect your identity and sensitive data at public Wi-Fi hotspots with Hotspot Shield VPN Encrypts your network traffic data Provides Wi-Fi security at hotels, airports, coffee shops, etc. Gives you private and anonymous browsing Compatible with Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android The Importance of Wi-Fi Security The availability of Wi-Fi hotspots at public…

The Zen of Web Typography

It’s time. Time to start putting all of that great content you’ve created online. Makes sense, right? It’s good. It’s well-written. And it could help keep your website fresh. It could even help with SEO. There’s just one mental hurdle you can’t get over—it doesn’t look as good online as it does in your printed…