27 January 2017

Secure and practical passwords


Passwords are an essential part of life now, from carrying out the weekly shop, to accessing social media, to logging into your website.

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30 November 2016

Which unions are the most influential on Twitter in 2016?


Every November I look at how influential the TUC-affiliated unions are on Twitter (see results for 2012, 2013, 

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16 November 2016

Diversity Project website now live


I’ve been working on a website for a new initiative, designed to encourage greater diversity and inclusion in the investment and savings industry.

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20 October 2016

My new role as the TUC's first Chief Information Officer


I’ve recently taken on a new role in addition to running the Infobo digital consultancy.  I’ve been appointed as the first virtual Chief Information…

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9 September 2016

Privacy Shield replaces Safe Harbor


The 1995 EU Data Protection Directive was an important initiative, designed to protect an individual’s privacy and prescribe how information about…

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15 July 2016

TUC Communication Awards 2016


It’s the time of year when the TUC give out their awards for the best use of communications amongst unions. I’m always interested in the digital…

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29 June 2016

Trade Union Website League Table 2016


It's been 12 months since I last updated the Trade Union website league table, and so I've complied the latest metrics below (previous results can be…

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24 June 2016

New Prospect website


One of the latest projects I’ve been involved with has recently gone live: Prospect, the professional’s union, has just launched their new website.

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10 June 2016

What is link baiting?


If you want to attract more visitors to your website, then one effective approach is “link baiting”. This is where a website features content that is…

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30 March 2016

Beware the Google personalised search trap


I do quite a lot of work on Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), which is the art of helping websites appear as high as possible in search engine…

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