IN THE NEWS: FACEBOOK BECOMES THIRD MOST VALUABLE INTERNET BUSINESS

According to Bloomberg’s, Facebook Inc.’s estimated worth is now bigger than EBay Inc.’s valuation, making it the third- largest U.S. Internet business and underscoring the growing allure of social media for investors as well as businesses.  With over 500 million users and growing, isn’t it time you rethought your business presence on Facebook too? Graphics …

IN THE NEWS: IS YOUR SECURITY AT RISK WITH FACEBOOK PLACES?

You may have heard in the news recently concerns about a new feature on Facebook called Facebook Places, which provides a map showing a user’s current location when they update their profile. It allows users to show their locations in real time, using GPS tracking to show friends when they’ve arrived at a bar, restaurant …

FIVE BASIC TIPS FOR USING TWITTER

If you steadily build the list of people you follow, your followers will eventually grow too – this is because it’s Twitter etiquette to follow those who follow you.  You can start by following us! http://twitter.com/GOgraphicsOnlin With a 140-character limit, don’t waste space with long web addresses. Use a URL shortener like http://bit.ly/ to create shortened …

FEATURED: THOMAS HAAS CHOCOLATES AND PATISSERIE

The Thomas Haas Chocolates and Patisserie website was built to promote the world renowned patissier and chocolatier, as well as to facilitate online sales of his delicious sweets. Using the GO CMS Online Store, with FedEx’s dynamic rate calculator, and Beanstream’s (RBC) payment processor, Thomas Haas’ online store makes it simple to send your loved …

FIVE TIPS FOR SETTING UP YOUR EMAIL ACCOUNT

In the username field, enter your full email address. E.g. If your email address is johndoe@example.com, be sure to enter ‘johndoe@example.com’, not just ‘johndoe’. We come across this all the time, so be sure to check it! Use your ISP’s outgoing mail server for your outgoing mail. Every Internet Service Provider has an outgoing mail …

FIVE MAJOR TRENDS IN WEB DEVELOPMENT

Responsive Design: Site designs that react and adapt to the size of the user’s browser window. Responsive websites have just one design that adjusts and works on different screen widths (mobile devices, tablets & desktop screens). Content shifts to accommodate the screen size, allowing for comfortable browsing on all devices. Parallax Scrolling: The parallax website …