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What does geo-targeting mean?

What does Geo-targeting mean?

By Bison Grid | Dec 11, 2017

What does geo-targeting mean? Geo-targeting or geotargeting is the practice of providing differing content tailored to a user’s needs based upon where the user is geographically located.   There are a few ways of providing geo-targeting to a user: By choice geo-targeting Automated geo-targeting By choice geo-targeting is when a user visits a site they…

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Server Response Time and Page Speed

By Bison Grid | Oct 31, 2017

Server response time and page speed are two different metrics, which both have a large impact on user experience and search rankings. Server response time also known as Time to First Byte (TTFB) is the total amount of time spent to receive the first byte of the response once it has been requested. It is…

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What is an API?

What is an API?

By Bison Grid | Oct 24, 2017

API stands for Application Programming Interface and is essentially a way for two systems to communicate and either push or pull data from each other in order to achieve a task. Some examples of Applications with API’s are: WordPress Google Maps Facebook Google analytics An API is a bit like a waiter in a restaurant.…

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Building Your Digital Marketing Engine

By Tim Fairchild | Oct 16, 2017

Digital marketing requires the development of strategy and tactics to utilise your key resources successfully: People, time & money! It Involves integrated technical platforms with channels and tools to attract and develop relationships. This will provide opportunities to maximise customer experience; ultimately attracting, engaging and building customer loyalty and advocacy. Here are some key considerations…

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3 WordPress Plugins found to have critical flaws

By Bison Grid | Oct 5, 2017

The week beginning 2nd October 2017, developers of the WordFence plugin have found 3 plugins that had vulnerabilities in their code. This allowed malicious attackers to completely takeover websites where these 3 plugins were installed. The 3 plugins that have been compromised are: 1. Appointments by WPMU Dev. 2. Flickr Gallery by Dan Coulter. 3.…

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law firm website design inspiration for Clarke Willmott

Law Firm Website Design Inspiration

By Tim Fairchild | Oct 4, 2017

Working with inspiring law firm Clarke Willmott has driven the team at Bison Grid to build the next generation of legal website design. The key features of the new website had to include the following. Simple to find the right solicitors and services Easy to get in touch or ask for more information Easy to…

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What is EDI?

What is EDI?

By Bison Grid | Sep 27, 2017

EDI stands for Electronic Data Interchange and is used for businesses to exchange information using a direct system to system process of transferring data that would have otherwise been transferred through the use of faxes or mails which requires people to be involved. EDI simplifies, speeds up and reduces the cost of the whole process…

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Register your .UK domain before June 2019

By Bison Grid | Sep 15, 2017

Do you own a .org.uk or co.uk domain? If so, you most likely will want to register the .UK domain name now or lose the rights for that domain name. In June 2014 the .UK registry introduced .UK as a shorter alternative domain name to .co.uk or .org.uk. When this domain name was introduced any…

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WordPress Display Widgets Plugin found to be Malicious

By Bison Grid | Sep 14, 2017

The plugin “Display Widgets” for WordPress allowed users to display and hide certain widgets when certain conditions were met such as when a 404 code was returned or a post was in a specific category. However the plugin has recently found to have malicious code found hidden in its files. This malicious code was added…

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