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Content & Credibility

Content & Credibility

We often hear the term Search Engine Optimisation or S.E.O. banded about what does it actually mean? The search engines publish guidelines which basically relate to what they are looking for when the search engine bots crawl the web and how they decide who ranks...

Gmail Phishing scam

There is a very convincing looking gmail phishing scam doing the rounds that comes from genuine compromised gmail accounts and includes an image below the footer that looks like an attached file. If you try to download the file you are presented with a fake gmail log...
Twitter is not Facebook (and vice versa)

Twitter is not Facebook (and vice versa)

We tweeted the other day about whether there was a need for a blog post about why tweets that only contain Facebook links are a bad idea, well apparently there is still a need. If you spend any time on Twitter you’ll see tweets like this, where they only contain...
Opening Soon

Opening Soon

Unless you have had your head burried in the sand for the last 6 months you’ll know that we have been pushing to open a maker space in Oldham, well now the time has come, the hard work has been done and the doors are ready to open. Stop by on Jun 13th to find...
Museums at Night

Museums at Night

Last night as part of the Museums at Night evening Andy P volunteered his time to help the people of oldham create 1000’s LED lights to decorate one of Gallery Oldham’s halls....

Good Logo Design

Good design is often about the subtle elements that you don’t notice at first glance, but once seen you can never unseen them. Take a look at some of our favourites below. 1. Fed Ex – Can you see the arrow between the E and the X? 2. Amazon – Is that...

Bad Logo Design

They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder but some of these logos may make you question your own state of mind, or at least that of the designer that produced them. 1. The Computer Doctors 2. Junior Jazz Dance Classes 3. OGC 4. Anthony Byrne 5. Megaflicks   Have...
Infected Inside

Infected Inside

Its been a quiet week at Caffeinated Towers, as most of us at one point or another have come down with the plague. Between coughing and sneezing we have been working on our upcoming CMS system Perception CRM, which will be available very soon, if you would like to...

Building Communities

It’s been a busy few weeks at the Caffeinated Office, hence a distinct lack of Blogging *slaps wrists* but hope fully we can get back on track with regular blog posts at least for the coming weeks. Over the past few weeks we have been building communities, not...