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July 21, 2017

5 reasons to blame yourself for a bad SEO experience… »

1. You didn’t explain exactly what it was that you wanted… Did the SEO agency you chose actually understand what it is you do? Did you assume they would? I bet you did! Well that was a rookie error – just because they know SEO, it doesn’t mean that automatically they’ll know all of your […]

On June 18th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Off Topic.

Matthew Fox or Matthew Terry from Fox Draper »

Does anyone know this Matthew Fox from a company Fox Draper.  He also goes under the name of Matthew Terry. The little weazel conned me out of some money for telemarketing services which I stupidly paid for upfront and he has now disappeared. Do you know him? Have you had a similar experience? please let […]

On May 13th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Datadial,Internet,Off Topic,Software,Technology,Web Technology.

Does anyone else find Google this annoying? »

Did you mean…/search instead for…? YES, of course I meant that! – And If I left a vowel or a connective out because unlike you I am not a robot & I like to use computer-speak, then so be it. The bottom line is you knew what I meant – so did you have to […]

On February 28th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Off Topic.

Google’s amusing captcha images »

Maybe it’s because I’ve been doing a lot more keyword research recently, but I’ve been seeing a few amusing captcha images lately: Turns out I’m not the only one- here are a collection of amusing (and somewhat embarrassing on Google’s part) captcha images I’ve come across: ‘no dick’ captcha via ImpactLab ‘retard’ captcha via Techeblog ‘hymen’ captcha via yogomozilla […]

On October 12th, 2010 wrote on the subject of Inspiration,Internet,Off Topic,Software.

Dowce : Screen capture for the masses! »

We’ve all been there, needing to show a friend or colleague something we’re seeing on our monitor but don’t want them to see the entire screen, so we reluctantly fire up photoshop (or paint!), then crop the image, save the image (thinking up some temporary filename and cluttering up yet another folder) and finally email […]

On June 23rd, 2010 wrote on the subject of Off Topic.

London Bikeathon »

Sergio Davison and Matthew Sawyer have signed up for the London Bikeathon Challenge. We will be cycling 50 Miles through the streets of London on Sunday the 27th of June 2010. Please sponsor us in our challenge and help those great guys and girls @ Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research.  Any amount you  give big or small will […]

On June 18th, 2008 wrote on the subject of Off Topic.

Not amused – the monkeys hit back »

I was surprised to come across a video being passed round the office depicting me as an overbearing, know it all manager.  Whilst it may be true I have feelings too and am reconsidering a suitable punishment, be warned all you monkeys in the office. For all the code monkeys in the office: First Verse: Code Monkey get up […]