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21 Inspiring Minimalist Web Designs | Inspiration

21 Inspiring Minimalist Web Designs | Inspiration | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it
I'm reading the book The Laws of Simplicity and it is really nice to browse around looking for minimal and clean designs after understanding more about the laws.
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Keeping it simple begins with customer expectations when designing new or redesigning existing websites. A customer who thinks complex, large scale deployments are the best way to get and keep new visitors won't instinctively move to a simpler design. But with soe concrete working examples, a better discussionn can be had at the beginnning of the process...

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How to Check If Your Apple Device ID Was Compromised

How to Check If Your Apple Device ID Was Compromised | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it

A hacker group said it compromised 12 million Apple iOS Unique Device IDs (UDIDs) -- and there's a good chance your device could be at risk.

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Adobe Flash Player hit by hackers on both ends

Adobe Flash Player hit by hackers on both ends | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it

Last week, Adobe shipped an important security update for Flash Player to coincide with Microsoft's Patch Tuesday. It quickly followed up with another on Tuesday. Everyone should install these updates!

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Groupon in Retrospect | Posies Cafe

Groupon in Retrospect | Posies Cafe | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it

While some businesses have success with coupon and daily deals like Groupon, others pay a heavy price. Here is how Groupon works.

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Does Google Want To Get Into The Domain Provider Business?

Does Google Want To Get Into The Domain Provider Business? | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it

It’s no secret that Google applied for 101 gTLDs in ICANN’s recent yard sale. The company applied for all kinds of domains from .tech and .soy to the usual suspects like .google and .youtube.

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How to Embed SoundCloud in your WordPress Posts by using oEmbed

How to Embed SoundCloud in your WordPress Posts by using oEmbed | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it

Soundcloud is a neat app that easily allows you to upload and embed sounds -- like your recordings, or comments about products -- onto your website. Here's how to use Wordpress to embed Soundcloud on your Wordpress site.

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The people who break Google: 15 deadly SEO sins | memeburn

The people who break Google: 15 deadly SEO sins | memeburn | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it

Should Google detect such spam, then it may penalize the page or alternatively drop it from its index entirely, depending on the severity of the “crime”.

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4 Billing Systems Entrepreneurs Need to Know About

4 Billing Systems Entrepreneurs Need to Know About | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it
Four successful entrepreneurs shared the mobile payment apps they use to conduct sales and business, especially when they're on the road.
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Surface by Microsoft

Surface by Microsoft | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it

It's too early to tell if this is an iPad killer, but it's certainly signals the beginning of the end for the laptop as we know it -- and by extension, the end of the desktop as we know it.

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SleepingTime.org - Find the Sleeping Schedule of anyone !

Specify the Twitter name of the person whose sleeping pattern you want to know...
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6.46 million LinkedIn passwords leaked online | ZDNet

6.46 million LinkedIn passwords leaked online | ZDNet | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it

More than 6.4 million LinkedIn passwords have leaked to the Web after an apparent hack. LinkedIn says everyone should change their password.

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Your Neighbor's Wi-Fi Router Would Like You to Vote for Romney

Your Neighbor's Wi-Fi Router Would Like You to Vote for Romney | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it
Obama and Romney supporters are renaming their Wi-Fi networks in support of their party's candidate.
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Microsoft’s Windows 8 $15 upgrade plan to kick off June 2

Microsoft’s Windows 8 $15 upgrade plan to kick off June 2 | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it
New details have emerged regarding Microsoft's strategy to get its customers to upgrade their operating systems to the long-anticipated Windows 8.
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Windows 7 ups lead over XP as top OS

Windows 7 ups lead over XP as top OS | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it
The current flavor of Windows continues to outpace XP after winning the top spot last month, according to the latest stats from Net Applications. Read this article by Lance Whitney on CNET News.
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Why You Should Probably Disable Java on Your Browser Right Now

Why You Should Probably Disable Java on Your Browser Right Now | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it
Hackers have found a flaw in Oracle's Java software that allows them to break into users' computers and install nasty malware, security experts report.
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Amazon Web Services launches low-cost storage service

Amazon Web Services launches low-cost storage service | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it

With pricing as low as 1c/GB/Month, Amazon Web Services has announced Glacier, a low-cost storage service that has been customized for data archiving and backup, the company said on Monday.

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Tech Stocks Beware: PCs Almost a Thing of the Past

Tech Stocks Beware: PCs Almost a Thing of the Past | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it
Sales of PCs in the U.S. fell 11% year-over-year in the second quarter, according to International Data Corporation (IDC).
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Why Apple TV Just Became Apple's Most Important Product

Why Apple TV Just Became Apple's Most Important Product | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it
There are coincidences in this world, and it's important not to read too much into them. Pandora playing the song stuck in your head doesn't make you psychic.
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The iPad control panel you (maybe) didn’t know about | here's the thing

The iPad control panel you (maybe) didn’t know about | here's the thing | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it
Not familiar with the panel of iPad controls that lets you lock the display, adjust the screen brightness, or pause your music? You should be.
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SEO for startups in under 10 minutes

Maile Ohye from Google advises your startup as if she had only 10 minutes as your SEO consultant.
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Google Loves WordPress Blogging For SEO - WordCamp NYC 2012 Presentation

Google Loves WordPress Blogging For SEO - WordCamp NYC 2012 Presentation | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it

This presentation was called, “Google Loves WordPress – Blogging For SEO”. Alex Miranda covered everything from awesome SEO plugins to the importance of the Google Authorship Program.

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4 Web Design Tips for Startups | Web 2.0 News

The web designer for Vungle, the startup we're following in 'Behind the Launch' shares some web design tips. More About: Behind the Launch Series, features, mashable, Startups, Vungle, web design. Post to Twitter ...
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Microsoft’s Maddening Windows 8 Will Aggravate You to No End

Microsoft’s Maddening Windows 8 Will Aggravate You to No End | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it
You aren’t ready for Windows 8. It’s coming anyway, a slow-moving freight train of massive change and dread, an enormous update that will sow turmoil in the lives of millions of people around the world.
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Microsoft Security Advisory (2718704): Unauthorized Digital Certificates Could Allow Spoofing

Microsoft is aware of active attacks using three unauthorized digital certificates derived by a Microsoft Certificate Authority.
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First contract-free iPhone comes to Cricket

First contract-free iPhone comes to Cricket | Online Marketing for SMBs | Scoop.it
Leap's Cricket will offer the first pre-paid, contract-free iPhone.
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