Tim Fuell

Tim Fuell is a former investigative journalist and qualified lawyer, turned social media fanatic who now oversees the 123-reg blog. After writing his Masters thesis on the topic of cybersquatting back in 1998, he has seen the internet develop before his eyes from dial-up bulletin boards to the beast it is today. You can find Tim on Google+

Posts by Tim Fuell:

The Apprentice – Your future: Investing in tomorrow


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National Apprenticeships Week

Do you often need an extra pair of hands? Can’t afford or justify a full time extra member of staff? Do you lack the input of the younger generation in your business? Do you want to build a legacy beyond your day to day routine? Have you thought about taking on an Apprentice? Next year’s

Domain resale market still holds a chance for untold riches


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With the opening up of the domain name market following the launch of new gTLDs, many predicted the domain name reseller market to bottom out, but as a new US$1 million deal announced by domain name broker Domain Guardians shows, there is much life left in the premium domain market. The sale of btc.com to

The #uktour update


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123-reg #uktour campervan

The 123-reg #uktour took a little breather today with our first seminar of the tour at the picturesque Newcastle Racecourse – a fine venue for a fine morning  and early afternoon of business tips, insight and advice from our panel of speakers. Kicking off proceedings Group Marketing Director Nick Leech introducing the merits and simplicity

6 tools for quick visual wins with your audience


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can your customer see the solution?

Visual content hits the spot quicker and stronger with social media audiences than plain text. You can capture attention quicker and gain interest in even the driest of subjects, so it is a must in any content marketer’s toolbox. Thankfully, there are now tools-a-plenty on the internet to help you, even if you are graphically

Why web design is important for your online shop


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  In this article you’ll learn how the design of your shop has a role to play in sales success. The success of your shop depends on many factors. In addition to attractive products, effective marketing and good customer service, the design of your shop is equally crucial. Here’s just a few of the ways

Higher sales with professional shop design


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The visual appearance of your eShop has a fundamental role to play in terms of your success. We’ll let you into a few secrets of shop design…. Place important elements in a prominent position The most important information that potential customers of an online shop look for – in addition to product details and price

6 tips to make remote working work for you


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Cloud openings

Being able to avoid the lengthy commute, especially on days when the weather is at its extremes, or you have work-life balance commitments to keep is an incredible productivity enhancer. However, working from home can also very easily and very quickly have an adverse effect on your productivity too. Here are six tips on ensuring you don’t

Getting started in e-commerce


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  So you are ready to turn your idea into a reality and start selling online. There’s a lot you need to know if you want to start selling your products. The good news: You’ve already reached an important milestone in making a decision on your choice of shop system. Now you can start building

Be more successful and still enjoy your summer


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still enjoy the summmer

Summertime and the living is easy…. Hmm perhaps it is if you are lucky enough to be off on a beach holiday or a relaxing vacation, but for most of us – even those with a break in their diary, summertime can often mean a stressful time. Skeleton staff, covering colleagues, warm days that test

The Content Window – Hub round up June 2014


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123-reg Content Hub June 2014

That’s mid-way through the year! June 2014, so memorable for so many things but what did you see, miss or remember on the 123-reg Content Hub? Here’s Tim Fuell’s quick round-up of the highlights from last month:     Mentioned in this month’s round-up: Swift Six: How to identify problems with your website How online is