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Whether your business runs on apps or your business is building apps - cloud-based, Web, or mobile - you know that you need them to run smoothly and each to work "as advertised" so your business can meet its goals. But, how well are all those apps really working? Are they working correctly? Efficiently? Are all the various apps you use to get the job done, whatever it may be, all playing nicely together? If that question catches you off guard, it's probably because you don't have a real-time tool to let you visualize how well your apps are working. In other words, you've probably never discovered the best application performance management software. (more…)


The final week of August 2014 highlighted the news of a cyber attack against a large organization, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. As government agencies sort through what exactly happened (believing the attack to have originated from Russia,) the public has been reminded of other prominent cyber attacks of late. eBay was hit in an attack in which customer passwords were stolen. Customer credit card data was stolen in a January 2014 cyber attack against U.S. retailer Target. Of course, for those of us in business, these are familiar stories. (more…)


The Top Six App Alternatives to Google Analytics

By Todd Spear, 12 August 2014

The key to getting inside the heads of your customers is, of course, mobile and Web analytics. It nearly goes without saying that you know something about the big names is the analytics game, chiefly Google Analytics. Those names may be the most immediately identifiable, but theirs is certainly not the only game in town. In fact, a wealth of analytics options abound, offering different features and areas of focus to fit different kinds of businesses. (more…)


Your sales process calls for more steps than you might think. Australian media guru and entrepreneur extraordinaire, James Tuckerman, describes in one of his courses how most businesses are under the false impression that online selling is a two-step process: a product and a shopping cart. But the modern online sales loop is a whole lot more than just those two things. (more…)


  When you talk about cloud computing, evidently most Brits think you're talking about playing Super Mario on your PC, trying to collect coins and knock turtles off. They don't even know that they are spending time in the cloud, and certainly don't see the benefits of using business software. At least that's what Juniper Networks discovered when they surveyed about 2,000 "average consumers" in the U.K., learning that most Brits are blissfully unaware of the cloud they live in. (more…)



Let your customers help themselves. Create a knowledge base and take the pressure off your customer service resources. The best thing about creating a truly useful knowledge base? It's cheap, easy and, if done correctly, can actually save you money. What are you waiting for? (more…)


Do you offer your customers a live chat support option? If you don't, you might be missing out. It's easy, quick and more flexible than traditional help desk options, but it's also cheap and low on resources. It keeps customers happy, and meets their needs immediately, which is imperative in our "I want it yesterday" culture. (more…)


What do cars and bugs have in common? We aren't just talking about the squished ones cluttering your windshield. The 85-year-old Japanese car-making tradition of Kanban is a fantastic way to manage resources and projects, turning the epic fail of multitasking into feasible efficiency. It's such a proven method that more and more bug tracking software are choosing Kanban issue tracking as their manageable way of issue tracking. (more…)


RumbleTalk Review – Chat Rooms for Websites

By Stephanie Faris, 27 March 2014

RumbleTalk Review - With social media integration, the app is prepared to help businesses attract a new generation of chat room users Chat rooms have evolved since their early days, as social media has changed the way people stay in touch with friends, family, and colleagues. But there are still many consumers who enjoy the immediacy of interacting in a chat room, whether it's to troubleshoot issues with a new piece of software or discuss the latest episode of a favorite TV show. RumbleTalk adds a chat room to any website, giving administrators full control. This RumbleTalk review will go over how the chat room solution will work within an existing website. (more…)


PageProofer Review – Three-Click Feedback

By Stephanie Faris, 12 March 2014

PageProofer Review - Full set of functionalities for teams tasked with developing and maintaining websites. Its overlay offers an easy-to-use method for editing and providing suggestions to development teams. During the process of developing or improving a website, team members are often challenged to move back and forth between screens as they try to address each piece of feedback. Bug reports, notes about problems, and emails requiring updates can easily get lost in an overflowing inbox. PageProofer seeks to ease developers' jobs by putting the notes directly on the website itself, where programmers can see them. This PageProofer review will show how this collaboration tools software can make the process of testing and developing a site easier for all involved parties. (more…)