ATO CRACKDOWN

2018-02-21T09:26:40+00:00February 21st, 2018|Categories: Business, General Interest, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , |

Claiming a deduction for 'Other work-related expenses' this year? This year, the ATO will be paying close attention to what people are claiming as 'other' deductions. These deductions are for expenses other than car, travel, clothing or self-education and may include home office, union fees, mobile phone and internet, overtime meals and tools & equipment. Even [...]

ADOBE THINK TANK

2018-02-13T10:49:04+00:00February 13th, 2018|Categories: Business, Employment, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

How are our lives transforming with the ever-increasing integration of machines at work? As an emerging market, the Asia Pacific region is facing unprecedented opportunity, but along with that, comes a host of new challenges. The integration of advanced technology into every aspect of our lives is altering the way we perceive and experience the world. [...]

SEO BASICS: WHAT IS SEARCH INTENT?

2018-01-17T15:25:39+00:00January 17th, 2018|Categories: Business, Marketing, Technology, Tips And Tricks, Web Design|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

SEO is a way to get more traffic to your website. By ranking high in Google, you attract more people to your site. Eventually, your goal probably is to sell your stuff, or to attract more regular visitors. A nice tactic to get more traffic to your site is optimising your content for words people use. However, [...]

GOOGLE CONFIRMS SEO ALGORITHM UPDATES

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00January 11th, 2018|Categories: Business, Marketing, Technology, Web Design|Tags: , , , , , |

As the updates continue to roll out, early indications suggest disruptions in mobile SERPs, sites with no schema data & those relying on doorway pages being most impacted. Google has confirmed what many in the search industry have seen over the past week, updates to their algorithm that are significantly shifting rankings in the SERPs. A [...]

SHAZAM! APPLE CHUCKS £300M AT BRIT WHAT’S-THAT-SONG APP

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00December 12th, 2017|Categories: Business, Entertainment, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , |

British music ID service Shazam is to be bought by Apple, in a deal reported to be worth £300m ($401m). The purchase, revealed by TechCrunch, is likely to be formally announced today. The site's sources say that the value of the buyout is in the nine-figure range, with one believing the deal will be worth around £300 [...]

GOOGLE KILLS APP SECTION IN CHROME WEB STORE

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00December 12th, 2017|Categories: Business, General Interest, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Chrome Web Store’s app section was meant to ‘bridge the gap’ between dated web and app technologies. Google is now torching that bridge, shutting down the Chrome app portal on its Web Store. Extensions and themes will live on. Google says only one percent of Chrome desktop users across Mac, Windows and Linux actually utilise packaged apps downloaded via [...]

TECH GIANT BRINGS JOBS BOOM TO GEELONG

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Business, Employment, monashHQ, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Source AAP A Melbourne-born tech giant with offices in some of the world's biggest cities will open its Asia Pacific operation in Geelong. Geelong is set for a tech jobs boom with an international giant setting up shop in the regional city, promising to create 500 new jobs. LiveTiles, established by Melburnians, will add the new Geelong [...]

BITCOIN IS A GAMBLE

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Business, General Interest, Opinion, Technology|Tags: , , |

Bitcoin has skyrocketed in value since it was introduced in 2009. If you bought in early enough, you made hundreds of thousands or even millions of dollars. Still unsure about what bitcoin is and what all the fuss is about? On today’s show, Glenn condensed the rise of bitcoin and other digital currencies into a few [...]

AUSSIE HELPERS – HELPING FARMERS IN NEED

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00November 29th, 2017|Categories: Business, General Interest, People Included, Social|Tags: , , , , , , , |

No one wants to admit things are tough, and farmers are some of the proudest people in Australia. But sometimes they need our help, especially before it’s too late. Aussie Helpers stays in touch with 100’s of farming families to ensure their well being and survival through good and bad times. I encourage you to be [...]

YOAST SEO TIPS FOR WORDPRESS – 171129

2018-01-17T15:25:40+00:00November 28th, 2017|Categories: Business, Marketing, Technology, Tips And Tricks, Web Design|Tags: , , , , , , |

Is readability a 'ranking factor'? Marieke discusses this question and how to actually recognise if your content is easy and pleasant to read. She gives you tips on improving your readability, as does our SEO copywriting course! Another question: why don't all the popular sites have video backgrounds? We'll tell you why, and why we think [...]