A QR code for Rectangle Red

Build your own QR code!

A QR code is a (usually black and white) square graphic, like the one on this page. Typically, it holds a description of a web address, so that if you point a smartphone at it, it can decode the web address from the pattern, and jump straight to that web page. Try it with the one on this page! You …

Automatic blog posting on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter from WordPress

If use WordPress to power your site, you may find this is a rather neat little solution to the problem of keeping your social network streams ticking over. Install the SNAP plugin into your wordpress website / blog, configure, and your new posts on WordPress will get automatically published for you.

Garish Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn

I was at a particularly interesting talk yesterday at http://www.stonymeansbusiness.co.uk where Tracy Spence of WSI Internet Marketing talked about the latest thoughts and trends in using social media to grow your business. A blog, such as this, is a good start, but it starts to become powerful once we give readers the ability to easily share information they find useful to their …

A New Coat of Paint for the Website

We’ve just finished a long overdue update of the website’s appearance, and we’d like to thank our friends at Landmark Mayo Communications who worked on the graphic design for us. For the technically curious as to how it’s done, it’s a custom WordPress template that we’ve written ourselves, using custom web fonts from fonts.com. If you’d like to know more …