With more than 300 million users, Instagram is now bigger than twitter. More than 70 million photos are shared on Instagram every single day, so photo editing apps have never been more popular. While you can edit to a certain extent in Instagram (cropping, adding filters, adjusting exposure and warmth etc), a number of photo editing apps allow you to do a little bit more. Here are my top 5 personal favourites for making your photography better:
Visual Supply Co (Vsco Cam) allows you to edit your pictures in a huge number of ways. There [ ... ]
Comic Relief, or Red Nose Day, raises millions of pounds each year to change the lives of poor and disadvantaged people both here in the UK and abroad. This year they’ve raised a staggering £78,082,988 so far, and we added our own contribution to that total.
Red Nose Day at 16:
We decided that this year, we’d like to do a sponsored walk, and we would do so from our office, to the viewpoint of Leckhampton Hill, while making our faces funny for money, with accessories and red noses. We worked out that we would each walk approximately 5,000 steps [ ... ]
It's a widely accepted fact that if you have a website for your business, you need to drive customers to your site through your marketing, but one of the most commonly overlooked parts of any marketing campaign is making sure that the usability of your site is optimised correctly. Why is it important you ask? Well, a great marketing campaign to an average website will expect a conversion rate (how many visitors perform the end action e.g purchase or book) of 2-3%, whereas a site that has had the usability optimised and tested could expect to see [ ... ]
Speak to anyone in today’s society and they will probably be able to list three forms of social media without even thinking about it.
Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest are a few names that are commonplace in a world dominated by status updates, hashtags, selfies and the famous @ symbol.
Most businesses rely heavily on social media; in theory the more (relevant, interesting and engaging) content that is posted, the more likely that a follower will be converted into a customer. Many businesses will advise that social media is an absolute necessity to [ ... ]
New Year, new tech?
A new year is already upon us and the world of technology continues to innovate, at a rapid speed. So, what will we be buying this year? What amazing technological advances will we be looking into for 2015? What will the fate be of Google Glass, which has been hitting the headlines again recently?
’New Year, new me’ – sound familiar? One of the main trends, which seems to be repeated every year, is the invasion of technology into the highly competitive world of health and fitness. At the recent CES (Consumer Electronics Show), [ ... ]
With an ever growing popularity, it seems that smart phones and other mobile devices are taking over the world, one smart watch at a time. With everybody searching the big wide web on the go, now has never been a better time to optimise your website for mobile devices. Why? Because there’s nothing more frustrating than checking a website, while you’re using the free wifi on the bus (what a novelty!), and not being able to read its content properly as it hasn’t been configured for your phone or tablet. Having to try to zoom out, or scroll across is [ ... ]
It’s a busy time for email campaigns, from Black Friday deals to last minute offers; there is a plethora of companies trying to capture our attention in order for us to part with our hard earned cash. It’s not always easy to identify some of the legitimate emails from the fraudsters.
How to spot fake emails.
Phishing fraudsters try to obtain your personal information by sending out emails that may look genuine enough, however it’s not unusual for them to ask for confidential details or for bank account numbers….some points to look out for [ ... ]