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What is a favicon?

Posted on January 20, 2020

The news that Google is to change how it displays search results and ads on desktop machines has brought a word back into the techie lexicon that had gone a little out of fashion in recent times.

A look on Google Trends shows that search volume for the word ‘favicon’ has gone pretty steadily downwards since (more…)

Posted by John Murray

How to (literally) never be lost for words

Posted on December 19, 2019

Yesterday, we looked at the debate over whether it’s better to choose a long password over a complicated one, with many experts pointing out that with each character added to a password, the chances of it being guessed correctly decrease dramatically.

There is one other advantage to choosing a two- or three-word password instead of a (more…)

Posted by John Murray

Why size matters with passwords

Posted on December 18, 2019

The recently published list of this year’s most common passwords shows that in these times of increased cyber awareness, there are still millions of people using extremely basic passwords that can be cracked in an instant. However, it’s easier to criticise than to suggest a solution, so what attributes should a strong password have?

Special characters?

Many websites that (more…)

Posted by John Murray

What are the most commonly used passwords?

Posted on December 16, 2019

Passwords are the gateway to some of our most sensitive information. Our social media accounts, bank accounts, and websites are all hidden behind a password. With so much pivotal and important data regarding our (more…)

Posted by Alan Littler

Can online criticism work to your advantage?

Posted on November 8, 2019

It’s generally not nice to get lampooned on social media. It’s one thing if someone writes an angry letter or makes a frustrated phone call, as that can be dealt with person to person, but when it’s on Facebook, Twitter, or a review website like TripAdvisor, it’s there for everyone to see. We’ve written before on (more…)

Posted by John Murray

Is it time to get rid of the Caps Lock key?

Posted on October 22, 2019

Particularly since social media came into our lives, typing in capital letters has been widely seen as a hallmark of poor communication. Even in as far back as 2000 though, Iowa native Derek Arnold was so fed up of upper case text being overused, he declared October 22 to be Caps Lock Day.

If you see (more…)

Posted by John Murray

What are the most positively talked about brands right now?

Posted on October 14, 2019

Brand image and awareness is one of the most important factors to a business. Having consumers know who you are and what you do just by looking at your logo or (more…)

Posted by Alan Littler

Consumer report reveals hottest tech topics and brand influencers

Posted on October 7, 2019

As part of its ‘Consumer Trends for 2020’ report, Brandwatch has compared recent social media conversation with thousands of survey responses from around the world to find out which technologies consumers think will (more…)

Posted by John Murray
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