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How to automate your online booking system for small business

I love writing Guest Blogs. Sharing tips about how to make technology work for you, and your business is something I enjoy immensely. In 2018,  I wrote up a little something for…


An Australian Opportunity circa 2014

This article was written by Steph and accepted for publication to Merise Magazine,  in late 2014. It was, to the best of our knowledge never published, online or in print. Here it…


How to add a user to your Google Analytics Account

One of my biggest bug-bears is sharing logins where it isn't necessary. In that spirit - here's a quick HOW TO , on how to add users to your Google Analytics account ( such as…


How do I know if an email is a phishing attempt?

The heading of this blog is one  of the questions I am asked quite frequently in my security and password sessions. Specifically, how I tell personally,  if an email is a phishing…


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What the end of Net Neutrality means for Australian Business

What is Net Neutrality ?  Net Neutrality is the principle that Internet service providers should enable access to all content and applications regardless of the source, and…


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What you need to know about BadRabbit malware

Here’s what’s important to know about BadRabbit malware - if you’re a business owner BadRabbit is ransomware If infected,  your computer will be locked down , and you will be…


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And the winner is ....

Every year we get to read all about the most common passwords of the year before. This release of info comes from several different companies who compile the information based on…


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Phishing : the Small Business Lowdown

So, you got this email the other day from AGL , or perhaps one of the big banks , Westpac maybe. And the strangest thing happened when you went to login and verify your account…


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DDOS : Distributed Denial of Service

Once you have a website for your business, one of your worst nightmares becomes the fear that your website is down. Today's post is a quick snapshot of one the nasties that could…


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Password Managers are not a laughing matter.

What is a Password Manager ? It’s a tool that you use to Store, Create and Manage Passwords across your accounts and multiple devices. How do they Work ? On a browser , you will…