The Design and Presentation Tool – Visme an Alternative to Canva

I’ve been having a play with The Design and Presentation Tool – Visme an alternative to Canva for a few months now as a complimentary trial. And I’m very excited to tell you that Visme recently unleashed a brand new set of features and interactive assets that no other design tools have!  These new features and assets on Visme are just amazing and easy to use, such a time savers!     I use these types of design tools all the time in my business with my social media clients and for me, each one has there one sweet spot, but […]

Continue reading
Social Media Listening Tool

Talkwalker – A Unique Social Media Listening Tool

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been delving into a new tool – well new to me, called Talkwalker – A Unique Social Media Listening Tool.   With its multiple social data intelligence features Talkwalker  could be useful for not only Brands to listen to what people are saying about them or find out what their competitors are doing but also for companies who need to do research for marketing campaigns.  Or for instance find reach on  hashtags or information about products or even for bloggers who need to find out information about their own niche.   Basically, anything that is […]

Continue reading

End-to-end encryption makes communication on WhatsApp finally private

End-to-end encryption makes communication on WhatsApp finally private – Whatsapp today have stepped up their privacy game by adding end-to-end encryption – it was one factor that was leaving them behind in the communication race with many other apps such as Telegram and Skype already using this method of secure communication. What is end to end encryption (E2EE) Whatspp end-to-end encryption was developed in collaboration with Open Whisper Systems. What it actually means is that no one – apart from who you allow – can read your chat or listen to your phone calls via WhatsApp – not hackers, cyber criminals, an internet […]

Continue reading

Who unfollowed me on Instagram

Instagram made some changes to the desktop application today. You can click on the heart button to see who has liked and commented on your posts and you can reply right from there, which is pretty handy.  But what they still haven’t done is to add a followers button, like we have on the app.  Also, there is no way on either the phone app or the desktop platform for you to see if you are being followed reciprocally.  There are a number of ways to find out who unfollowed you on Instagram though. Who unfollowed me on Instagram There […]

Continue reading

The Free Windows 10 Desktop Screen Recorder

I think most people by now should have upgraded to Windows 10 but many people still don’t realise that Windows 10 comes with its very own screen recording software.  This video capture tool was seemingly designed for recording Xbox games streamed on a PC but you can use it to record your own computer screen activity.  So, if you want a simple, free image and screen capture tool and you have Windows 10 you have one already. Who knew! Windows 10 Desktop Screen Recorder The screen recording tool in Windows 10 is pretty much hidden if you don’t use the Xbox app […]

Continue reading

Virgin Media Fastest Broadband: why are people reporting 3mbs download speeds?

I’m very confused, if its true that Virgin Media are the fastest broadband supplier, why are people reporting 3mbs download speeds?  I personally am getting this problem – I pay for 100mbs broadband and for a while now I’ve been getting from 3mbs – 70mb through out the day – and really only after about Midnight does it go back up to 100 consistently – of course which is great as that’s bedtime. Virgin Media told me this is due to traffic, basically there are too many people using Virgin Media and they are having problems fixing it.   They also said its […]

Continue reading