In typical fashion Google have launched yet another facility that further envelops us in the Google "ecosystem". Incredibly, most products are free and here is yet another example.
Last week they re-launched their web site building product that barely raised a pulse with the very well hidden free domain offer of xxxxx.business.site. We are aware that this has already resulted in a land rush of sorts.
At eCentral we a very happy that over the past weekend we launched our first video produced in the new Studio here at East Brisbane.
Set up for presentations, monologues and particularly good for p ...
A prime issue facing mobile business is collecting payments efficiently. Cash, direct deposit, credit cards and PayPal are pretty much essential to meet customer expectations. Credit card acceptance ...More
This new book by former Google employee Seth Stephens-Davidowitz reveals the truth about the big questions we ask the collective knowledge.
Not impressed by the advances in information technology this past year? Watch (or listen in the car :-) to the recent keynote speach at Google I/O.
Early on there is an account of just how much Goo ...
Not many would have noticed and there was no seismic shock to be measured anywhere in the world but the world shifted for me recently with the move from iPhone to an Android-powered OnePlus 3T.
Outstanding result for our client Whitehaven Xpress last week where we managed to get a business location registered onto Whitehaven Beach.
While it might look like nothing, the stop over for their ...
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) has continued to be seen as the Holy Grail of online digital marketing success. The rise of Google as the most popular search engine has forced digital marketers to ca ...More
From time to time I get approached by Australian businesses who are using IT and digital services from offshore locations. This is something that I will always be against, for a number of reasons:
From the 8th November 2016 to 9 December 2016 the Queensland Government are inviting submissions for funding grants.
The dollar for dollar grants up to $10,000 are available for Queensland small ...
If I were to present you with a hard cover edition of what was titled "The Alternate Bible" and tell you that it was being read by millions of people right now you would be automatically interested right.
If I were then to tell you that the Alternate Bible was based originally on the collective scribbles of a thousand monkeys and thrown into a paperback novel, your interest would be further pricked - I mean why were millions now reading these scribble?
This is the most common question asked of eCentral and our specialist high end digital marketing.
It would be great it the answer where easy to get more clicks on my web site, but unfortunately, it ...
From time to time, long lasting high trust relationships result in arrangements that might not otherwise be possible.
One such relationship is the marketing joint venture of the www.horrocksolicitors.com.au web site.
At eCentral we have been integrating websites into business since 1999, and along the way have assisted hundreds of business develop their online success.
We see many website builders forcing busi ...
As a search engine and e-marketing engineer for 18 years I always get a laugh at telemarketer phone calls from foreign shores offering "Search Engine Optimisation" services. The irony that they have t ...More
In the early days of the Internet it might have been possible to make a lot of money with a very basic website and virtually no online marketing. The most simple web site handed you new opportunity. A ...More
Just to confirm your suspicions, Facebook notes 11 million Australians have an account and 68% of them visit every day. What has come of a first world nation such that we have become this dedicated to ...More
12 years on and the Internet still has so much to offer as a software platform over and above the ugliness of the prior era Windows application software produced in the eighties and nineties.
Technology supplier to ChannelWhitsunday.com, eCentral has recently been on the job updating the mywhitsunday.com web site for the Rotary business and telephone guide. You will find efficient business search like never before stacking map, links and videos over the locale's most accurate and comprehensive guide.
You might be impressed that I live my life virtually spam free without the use of anti-virus or anti-spam software. Meanwhile there is no �real� messages lost to spam filters and those precious co ...More
1979, any given Tuesday night: I was eleven at the time and scantly remember sitting cross-legged on the lounge room floor to watch the TV news with a lamb chop dinner, boiled potatoes and beans. I ne ...More
ChannelWhitsundays.com produced our first online video advertisement over 3 years ago and today those videos are top of search results on the worlds 2nd most popular search engine, Youtube.com. As the ...More
In recent weeks one of my community roles has become active in my area of interest. The organisation's web site is moving forward. The process has included platform considerations, a variety of option ...More
I frequently get asked by people about migrating their web site to a different address or domain. People are concerned about the impact that it will have on marketing efforts or more importantly on se ...More
I am frequently questioned by people about the intricacies of getting on the first page of results for Google or other search engines. "Search Engine Optimisation", or "SEO" is the name given to the a ...More
Recently, Whitsunday businesses seem to have become more aware of their need for an effective Internet strategy... and by strategy I mean more than a funky looking web site. Too often during my career ...More