The Car Insurance Merry-go-round

June 24, 2015 by Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in random

The Car Insurance Merry-go-roundOver the years I’ve been with a number of car insurance companies, usually opting for the one that will give me the best deal.

Initially I used to do that through an insurance broker but then shopped around, went direct or used comparison websites.

It’s been a mixed bag… Read the rest of this entry »

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And Now the Small Business Signatories

April 27, 2015 by Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in business, politics

With less than two weeks to go until the election we now have a letter from 5,000 small businesses pledging their allegiance to one party and it’s the blue party again.

Furthermore, that letter is once again published in The Telegraph where, this morning, the newspaper’s website calls it a “boost for David Cameron”… Read the rest of this entry »

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Look Out, It’s Mobilegeddon!

April 21, 2015 by Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in design, Internet, SEO

When Google announced last year that it would start flagging up mobile friendly websites in its search results it was a landmark for how seriously the search giant was taking the issue. Whilst corporate designers and developers have been creating mobile-first websites for some time, this was potentially a wake up call to every webmaster in the world.</DramaticIntro> Read the rest of this entry »

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These 100 Big Business Signatories

March 31, 2015 by Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in business, politics

Having been out of the professional business and journalism loop for the last year, the item in the news today that caught my ear was that The Conservatives wheeled out their 100 business leaders as signatories backing another parliament of blue bosses.

It seems that, in retaliation, The Labour Party said that “zero hours contracts” were a problem and their vote winner.

So what’s the issue here? Read the rest of this entry »

BBC News Goes Responsive

March 23, 2015 by Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in design, Internet, news, SEO, tech

BBC News switches PC users to responsive siteAs an avid reader of the BBC News website, yes, mainly on my desktop, it caught my eye immediately when they had a button for a beta test version… Read the rest of this entry »

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