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Ranting Work/Technical

123 Reg – Online Experts?

Wooow. Honestly, this blew my tiny mind. Ok, so I had a customer who uses 123-Reg’s super duper website builder CMS thingy. All good, right? Hmm… So they had the eCommerce bolt-on and ran their online store from this “CMS” that was provided by the dodgiest URL ive ever seen in my life; https://online-experts.agency/ Like, […]

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Ranting Work/Technical

Chill the hell out about “Your Data”

Every single day I hear a news report about how some new app is stealin your interwebz or how some new “thing” poses a danger to information stored about you on the web, and within offline systems like the NHS. This morning on the radio they were talking about a new scheme that the NHS are starting to roll out […]

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Ranting Weblog

UK Domain Awesomeness (and total Lameness)

Check it out! https://0lly.uk 🙂 Very excited 😀 However, i am deeply saddened to find i cant try and purchase olly.uk (o not a zero) until 2019! What is the point guys, really?

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Ranting Weblog

Pointless Social Network Bulls**t

Early 2013 i decided to sync up my social world and use individual social networks for their main purpose – so for example i was gonna share all my images via flickr as thats what its for… But less than a year later i am TOTALLY going back on my plan, and in fact i […]

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Ranting

123-reg Lost my Domain…

Back in 2008 i blogged about how 123reg messed up and auto renewed a load of domains that i didn’t want – since then their system has improved a lot, and I actually use the auto renew thing properly and it does keep on top of my domains for me.. However… It’s by no means […]

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Ranting Work/Technical

Stupid 123 Reg Web Forwarding FAIL

We use 123 reg for our domains as we have so many and they are the cheapest UK based domain name registrar! However the saying “you get what you pay for” really comes into play as the control panel and general support you get from them is dogshit. I wrote a very popular post back […]

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Ranting TV & Movies Weblog

Kelly Rowland Forgot Her Lyrics – Cover-up?

At work, we do something called SEO and we’ve just started doing what we call Reputation Management which is basically the reverse of SEO – they both use similar techniques and are both becoming something we are being asked more and more for by our customers. Anyway……. a few years ago i was watching the […]

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Ranting TV & Movies

Human Target – Season 3…. Hopefully

During our last holiday to Rhodes (I’ve just realised i haven’t blogged about that!) we discovered a TV show called Human Target – its kind of a cross between the A Team, and James Bond.. With a bit of all the other action type dudes thrown in for good measure. It did at times come with a side […]

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Ranting Weblog

Tidying up my online life

It dawned on me a few weeks ago, that i have far too much junk littered about the internet. I set things up, forget about them, and then set some more shit up – and its gotten to the stage where I’m using a shit load of web-space, and not really doing anything with it. […]

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Ranting Rhymes

Someone stole my Tinie Tempah Pass Out Lyrics!

I kinda figured it would happen – the lyrics were NO WHERE to be found – so after me and HSB sat and worked them out and i posted them on here i knew it wouldn’t be long before some bastard robbed them and tried to play them off as their own. I know they […]