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The Dangers of Excel

July 30 2017

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The Dangers of Excel Excel may seem harmless enough as a system for managing your company’s data, but it can actually be downright dangerous. In fact, it might be the most dangerous software on the planet. Sound like an exaggeration? Often a small spreadsheet error might not be life threatening, but small errors can lead […]

Spreadsheet vs Database

July 30 2017

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Spreadsheets, Databases and the ‘Get a Mac’ Campaign Which is better for your business’ data management, a database or a spreadsheet? To help you find out, you might want to think about these two solutions in these terms: which is a Mac, and which is a PC? The old ‘Get a Mac’ campaign highlighted the […]

Benefits of a Database

July 30 2017

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5 Big Benefits of a Database People and businesses are becoming increasingly tired of Excel spreadsheets as a way of storing and processing important data. The problem is that Excel isn’t a very good way of managing data, because spreadsheets tend to be inaccurate, slow, unwieldy to manage and frankly a security hazard. In contrast, […]

5 Excel Spreadsheet Nightmares

July 30 2017

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5 common Excel problems (and what to do about them) Many businesses rely heavily, or even entirely on spreadsheets for their data storage and processing. And yet spreadsheets can have serious problems associated with them. Many users report a “love hate” relationship; their spreadsheets serve a purpose, but require a lot of investment in time […]

Troubleshooting: Common Mistakes When Upgrading Your IT System

July 17 2017

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Changing or upgrading your IT system can be tricky and fraught with dangers. If done incorrectly, the change could have affect the departments of your company and your clients’ personal information could be at risk from hackers. But correctly updating your system will improve your quality of customer support and service provision, gaining you loyal […]

WordPress 4.8

July 10 2017

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What to Expect from WordPress 4.8 Expectations are everything, and with the new WordPress 4.8 “Evans” coming out in a week’s time, the new properties and features need to be explained in detail to give developers an informed preview of what to expect. Named after the jazz pianist Bill Evans, the latest version of WordPress […]

WP Engine’s 4th July Offer

July 3 2017

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WP Engine Offer On the 4th of July, as part of their Independence Day promotion, WordPress Engine is offering 4 months free service on any annual shared plan, available until Saturday 8th July. This offer is available for new customers purchasing either the annual Personal, Professional, or Business plan and can be accessed using the […]