July 2018

How is PHP 7 the best server-side scripting language for your new e-commerce store?

Ever since the dawn of modern website design, PHP has been the king of all server-side scripts. It provides better security, quicker turn-around time and it is much cheaper than other server-side scripts that are still struggling to find dedicated followership. Almost all the popular business websites, organization platforms and social media sites we see today still use some version of PHP. Facebook started out with a simple version of PHP, and right now, they have derived their very own, super complex server-side scripting language from the basics of the good-old PHP.

New SQL Prompt release addresses technical debt in legacy SQL code

Cambridge UK, Tuesday, 31 July 2018 - The latest release of Redgate Software’s most popular tool, SQL Prompt, elevates it from helping to develop and standardize new code to discovering problems in legacy code. The winner of the Visual Studio Magazine 2017 Reader’s Choice Gold Award in the productivity tools category, SQL Prompt plugs into SQL Server Management Studio and Visual Studio, enabling developers to write, format, refactor and analyze SQL code.

New Research: Financial Services Brands Can Win in Google Searches by Targeting ‘Direct Answers’

San Mateo, July 31, 2018 - Financial services companies looking to boost their online brand and traffic should focus on winning the prime place in Google search results called Direct Answers, new research from SEO and content marketing firm Searchmetrics reveals. Brands such as Bankrate.com, Investopedia.com and Wellsfargo.com are already successfully doing this.

LANSA Raises Bar for Low-Code Software Development with New Release of Visual LANSA

London, UK - 31 July 2018 - LANSA (www.lansa.com), the original low-code vendor, has announced a major new release of its software development platform, Visual LANSA. This raises the enterprise app development bar by delivering the ability to build scalable mobile, web and desktop applications significantly faster than before.

This latest release will accelerate customers’ digital transformation projects, from disruptive customer apps to critical line-of-business solutions. 

5 Important Things to Consider before Hiring an SEO Company

It’s no doubt that everything is currently being done from the comfort of your home over the internet. This has been made easier by technology. The same has affected how people do their research or even how people shop. You can now do all your shopping online and get it delivered to you. In this regard, companies need techniques to get a hold of all customers, including those that shop online. Search engine optimization is the new way of attracting consumers to your business. This is possible if you have a website.

Episerver Named a Visionary in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Personalisation Engines

London, UK – July 30, 2018 -- Episerver, the company transforming digital experiences, today announced its recognition as a Visionary in Gartner’s 2018 “Magic Quadrant for Personalisation Engines.”[1] Gartner analysed Episerver among 17 other vendors. The company was placed the furthest on the completeness of vision axis overall. The report, which is the first of its kind from Gartner, states that “marketing leaders can use this research to identify and evaluate personalisation solutions suited to their goals.”

Cornerstone Named a Leader in All Four 2018 IDC MarketScape Reports for Integrated Talent Management

LONDON - 30 July 2018 - Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ:CSOD), a global leader in cloud-based learning and human capital management software, has been recognised as a Leader in all four IDC MarketScape reports that cover the integrated talent management (ITM) industry, including its overarching report on ITM, as well as subsequent reports on learning, performance and compensation management[1].

Bluehost or HostGator: Which one is the right choice for your WordPress site?

Hundreds of web hosting providers compete to offer the best hosting services for WordPress. It makes picking the right one for your site challenging unless you are sticking to the most famous names of the hosting world. Bluehost and HostGator are the two top favorites among website owners and blog managers around the globe. In fact, two of the biggest names belong to the same mother company. Most of their services are comparable, but there are a few distinctions that set their services apart.

Great Intranet Integrations That Help Boost Internal Comms

Employee communication can have a drastic impact on the bottom line of every company.   The Society For Human Resource Management (SCHRM) has found that most businesses are losing hundreds of thousands, even millions of dollars every year because of poor company communication methods, resulting in a loss of productivity and overall efficiency within organisations.