3 tips for good passwords

1. Don’t use weak passwords   The traditional advice for strong passwords is to  “use a long, random collection of numbers, upper- and lower-case letters and wacky characters”. A strong password: Is at least eight characters long. Does not contain your user name, real name, or company name. Does not contain a complete word. Is significantly […]

2 Great Free Design Repositories

These days so many websites make available good free design resources that you can use in any design project- commercial or otherwise as long as the project is not to be on sold for example in a website template (as opposed to a website), calendar etc. The list below is to websites that are easy […]

3 Free Resume Templates

Ok this isn’t website directly related but most people at some point are in the position of Job hunting which can be a  time-consuming and nerve-racking process. The first impression a potential employer may get of you is often your cover letter and resume so these have to stand out and show the potential employer that you are […]

FreeDigitalPhotos.Net -free and paid for images

freedigitalphotos.net is a great resource for free digital images if you don’t need them to be too big (generally the max size width or height of the free versions is 400px) and you provide an attribution to where the images came from. You can buy the images to remove the requirement of attribution and also […]

Free Images from Unsplash

The team at Unsplash add 10 new FREE hi res images every day to the site for you to do anything at all with- use them on websites, product packaging anything at all. The site is ad free and while the photographers submit their photos for free it actually costs the developers at crew.co around US […]

Digital Marketing steps according to experts

Digital Marketing is defined by the Financial Times as ” The marketing of products or services using digital channels to reach consumers. The key objective is to promote brands through various forms of digital media. Digital marketing extends beyond internet marketing to include channels that do not require the use of the internet.” src FT E-Marketing […]

Quick Windows 10 install with VMWARE

Or Installing any Operating System with VMWARE Note: this how to assumes you have VMWARE installed Step1: Launch VMWARE from your programs menu (I am using the free trail version) Step2: Click Create a New Virtual Machine Step3: Chose the type of configuration you want. (For this exercise I am going with typical) Then click NEXT […]

Virtualization explained simply

Virtualization Defined note: this article is an over view, if you want a tutorial on installing a virtual machine using vmware click here Virtualization is a  software technology that allows multiple operating systems and applications to be run on the same server/hardware at the same time. Virtualization is transforming the way IT hardware is utilized and is fundamentally changing […]

10 Ways to make money with a website

This article is about ways to make money directly from your website outside of the traditional eCommerce methods such as having and online store where user browse your website and purchase items that you would then ship to the customer. keoghsrv.com.au is a good example of this type of website and for more tips on eCommerce websites […]