Archive for March, 2011

Six tips for helping others

If you are reading this then the chances you are fairly computer savvy if not expert. What that also probably means is that any older members of your family and...


Too much hype about IP?

Thinking of launching a hate campaign against a rival? Or illegally downloading copyright-protected films via the internet? If you believe Hollywood or even some quasi-government spin then you’d think that...


The birth of a new domain name

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You might have noticed that we’ve launched a few new domain name extensions on 123-reg over the last year or so. Most recently, it’s been the turn of .so domains...




123-reg fun day

Recently we’ve been writing more and more about social media so we sat down and thought: “You know what, let’s give something to our social media followers.” …so tada! Here...


The Twitterati of Britain

Charlie Sheen has recently shown how fame, fortune and eccentricity go a long way to creating a large Twitter following but have you ever wondered who the most influential Tweeters...


Digital investment required for business success

Fire protection consultants, online bespoke jewellery retailers, some web designers and a smattering of builders, financial advisers and digital marketing consultants: The annual Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Conference currently...


How Microsoft misjudged the Twitter sell

We’ve blogged about individual bloopers in the Twittersphere before, but this week even one of the world’s biggest names in IT forgot the adage to ‘think before you tweet’. While...


Innovation in Social Media marketing

If you still needed convincing that the way marketeers are using social media is ever changing then check Jennifer Whitehead’s blog on Revolution’s The Wall blogosphere. She writes “after recommending...