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Should I backup my computer files?

This decision to backup should be simple. If something is important to you then the answer is always a big YES. Any work you do, photos, any important files you need should be backed up somewhere. If you don’t care if the files go missing then you might not need to...

3 things I learnt from a Facebook Masterclass

I recently had the pleasure of attending a Facebook masterclass for small businesses, presented by Mel Stewart from HyperSocial. In her wrap-up of the session she said that she hoped that everyone had at least 3 things to take away from her masterclass. Here are the 3...

Have I been hacked?

The term “hacked” is getting thrown around a lot in recent years. This term basically refers to the process of breaking into someone’s account. The dictionary defines it as “gain unauthorized access to data in a system or computer “. So if someone steals your phone...

Geelong Small Business Website Review

I recently conducted a small business website review to see where small companies are getting it right and getting it wrong on the most important piece of online real estate. In total I reviewed around 100 small business online listings and recorded details as I went....

Should we move to Office 365?

This is a question many businesses are asking and the answer varies greatly from business to business. For some businesses Office 365 is an excellent move. By moving to Office 365 you no longer have the need to have an email servers setup for your business. It also...

Windows PC vs MAC

I think this has become on of the biggest computer related debates of all time. Should I get a Windows PC or a MAC? There are many pros and cons to look at here as well as personal preferences. I’ve been working with Windows desktops, laptops and servers for the past...

My PC is running slow. What do I do?

I think everyone I have ever met has gone through the same scenario on their Windows laptop/desktop where that overtime the PC runs slower and slower until it’s too painful to watch it keep running. When this happens you have a few options: Take it to a computer shop...