User-experience

Experience should always be a top priority…

Dean Ronnie Industry News, Internet

With the central role that the internet plays in the lives of many people today, user experience (UX) counts for everything. Gone are the days with just putting up with a website, in today’s cut-throat world if a user doesn’t like your online output they will switch off, simple. Customers …

In the Race to the Bottom, there are no Winners

Kirstie Jones Industry News

When it comes to making a purchase many look for the lowest price they can find. It goes without saying that you want the best deal you can get, regardless of what you are buying. But the best deal doesn’t always mean the lowest price. And at what stage does …

Google Top Charts

Kirstie Jones Industry News

Google has launched a new Trends tool called Top Charts. Top Charts shows the most popular searches in over 40 categories including actors, sports stars, animals, authors and cars. The data goes all the way back to 2004, showing you who was the most popular DJ or what the most …

Time & Google ‘Timelapse’ Collaboration

Kirstie Jones Industry News

Time Inc have created a timelapse site in collaboration with Google. It shows how global landscapes have changed in the last 30 years. You can view some of Earths most well known locations, such as Dubai, Las Vegas and the Amazon and how they have developed since the early 80’s. …

Is FB A Closing Book?

Kirstie Jones Industry News, Social Media

Facebook is the worlds biggest social network by some way. It’s bigger than MySpace ever was, but it could be heading in a similar direction according to recent figures. SocialBakers, an independent analysis firm, has released figures that indicate a 4% drop in US visitors to the site in the last month: a 6 …

You are What you Tweet

Kirstie Jones Industry News

This week has seen Britains first youth commissioner step down from her post after being thrown into the spotlight, over remarks she made 2 years before her post. Paris Brown has sparked media attention for her “homophobic and racist” remarks made on social networking site Twitter. Some of these remarks …