RiskIQ finds Ticketmaster breach part of massive credit card skimming campaign affecting over 800 e-commerce sites

London, UK - July 10, 2018 - RiskIQ, the leader in digital threat management, today revealed that its researchers have discovered that the recent breach of Ticketmaster was not a one-off event as initially reported, but part of a massive digital credit card-skimming campaign by the threat group Magecart affecting over 800 e-commerce sites around the world.

WordPress plugins and how they have been affecting your website performance

WordPress is currently the leader of all CMS platforms with about 30% market share. Millions of websites now run on WordPress. This open-source platform is making the world of web design a better place for everyone. This builder has the power to take care of every user's need and the visitors to each website. It has the simplest backend management and frontend customization options among all open source and closed source CMSs. It is the ease of customization and the simplicity that drives website developers towards WordPress indiscriminately.

It’s Complicated: 55% of Organizations Struggle to Keep Up with New Tech

In this world we can often say we have too much choice and not enough time. IT decision-makers are finding much the same is true for them, with the influx of new technologies available to their businesses proving too much to keep up with. Technology is changing rapidly. Keeping up with the latest innovations, challenges, opportunities and threats is a big task. How many IT decision-makers feel fully equipped?

Top 5 Metrics for Monitoring SEO Performance the Smart Way

Search engine optimization (SEO) is very important to modern businesses. It's a cost effective marketing strategy that will boost your visibility, presence and credibility online. It's a good way to make your business and your website more visible and accessible to your target audience. However, SEO takes time before you can start seeing results. That's why it's important to track the progress of your SEO activities, in order to determine whether your efforts are paying off or not.

Create User-Friendly Website for Your Small Business to Bring in More Traffic! Charlie Brown Thu, 07/05/2018 - 06:28

Most small business owners believe that investments in search engine optimization are a waste of money. They have limited resources, and a large chunk of it goes away in the conventional advertisement. The problem with them is they are not aware of how search engine optimization tools and strategies can help them double traffic and bring in more returns on investment for their companies.

Search engine optimization and small business owners

Top 4 SEO Tips to Boost Your Business Website’s Visibility on The Web

You probably know how important the internet is for the growth of your small business. It opens up enormous opportunities for you to gain the competitive edge in the marketplace. For this to happen, you need to find ways to improve the online visibility of your business website. This is where search engine optimization (SEO) comes into the picture. It acts as a catalyst in helping your site secure high ranks on the results pages of prominent search engines.

Know what Black Hat SEO Services Do - Stay Away from Them

SEO services are essential for any business with an online presence, trying to sell their services and products. As there is an increased demand for SEO, there are plenty of providers offering a wide range of services to clients. However, if you are planning to hire an SEO service, it is important to be very careful and informative about choosing the ideal one for your purpose.

Malicious Cryptocurrency Miners Gaining Momentum

2 July 2018 – WatchGuard® Technologies’ latest Internet Security Report reveals that 98.8 percent of seemingly common Linux/Downloader malware variants in Q1 2018 were actually designed to deliver a popular Linux-based cryptocurrency miner. This is just one of several signs that malicious crypto-mining malware is becoming a top tactic among cyber criminals. The report details delivery mechanisms for these crypto-miner attacks and explores other prevalent security threats targeting small to medium sized businesses (SMBs) and distributed enterprises.

Branding Strategies that are Trending in 2018

Brands and brand consciousness are the two things which will always be in the discussion. That’s because however against or skeptic you may be about a brand or selection of a brand, it’s their presence only, which creates a benchmark for ideal comparison of quality between different products or services. Therefore, companies would always strive to stay ahead in branding to make their mark in the minds of consumers. The most noticeable trends seen in companies for branding in 2018, which are inspiring for the newcomers as well, are discussed below.

Experimental marketing agencies are here for the long run -Adopt it for your business

Experiential marketing has been around for about two decades. Naysayers have considered it to be a buzzword and they have expected it to exit stage left more than once in the past. However, it has held its limelight quite gracefully due to the immersive experience it offers the target audience. Earlier, it was an extra on the sets of conventional marketing, in case the team had some leftover moolah. Neither was it a part of the main cast nor did it contribute significantly to the final box office profits. It has taken over two decades to change that. It was gradual but essential.