Financial centres in UK cities outside London are set to suffer most from Brexit

Although news reports about the impact of Brexit on the UK’s financial services sector have focused almost exclusively on London, a new report from the Centre for Cities claims that the decision to leave the EU will have a disproportionately larger impact on the centres in the UK’s other major …

Apex Pacific Release SEO Suite V8 0 Search Engine Optimization Made Easy

By: Oliver Moran   The SEO Suite will take you through a simple step by step process of search engine optimization. It not only has a powerful in built submission tool that will submit your website to all the major search engines around the world, but also includes a handy …

The best tips for responding to online reviews

Responding to online reviews on sites like Facebook, Yelp, Google and TripAdvisor is extremely important to stay connected with your customers and protect your online reputation. However, many business owners have questions about responding to their reviews. They want to know how and when to respond, what tone to use …

For the love of workplace art, where have all the walls gone?

A survey exploring art in the workplace (‘Making Art Work in the Workplace’) conducted by the British Council for Offices (BCO) found that almost 88 percent of respondents felt that “art is more relevant in the workplace than ever before”. Yet, with the arrival of the generic modern office, full …

Build a Real-time Voting App with Pusher, Node and Bootstrap

In this article, I’ll walk you through building a full-stack, real-time Harry Potter house voting web application. Real-time apps usually use WebSockets, a relatively new type of transfer protocol, as opposed to HTTP, which is a single-way communication that happens only when the user requests it. WebSockets allow for persistent …

Top 8 Portfolio WordPress Themes for Creatives in 2019

This sponsored article was created by our content partner, BAW Media. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. Creating a decent portfolio requires covering a lot of bases. Showcasing your work may actually be the easiest part; while ensuring that the text accompanying each piece gives the …

It Could Get a Lot Easier to Invest in Startups. Here’s Why That’s Bad

The SEC may soon make it easier for small investors to bet on so-called unicorns, billion-dollar start-ups like Uber, Lyft, AirBnB. But while big-time venture capitalists may have made millions betting on these companies, that doesn’t mean you will. Last month, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton stated that …

Verizon’s payment study shows businesses are more vulnerable to cyber crime

Compliance with payment security standards dropped for the first time in six years, making businesses more vulnerable to cyber crime, according to a new report from Verizon. Verizon’s 2018 Payment Security Report said that 52.5 percent of businesses surveyed were fully compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI …

The Right Way to Become an Internet Marketing Consultant

Internet marketing is a lucrative business. There are many individuals who are earning substantial revenues by just selling their products or services over the Internet while at the same time endorsing the products or services of other Internet marketers. Revenues are flowing out of different outlets—through affiliate programs, direct product …