GDPR and Websites

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679 is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy for all individuals within the European Union and it addresses the export of personal data outside the EU. The GDPR will apply in the UK from 25 May 2018 and the government has confirmed that the UK’s decision to leave the EU will not affect its commencement of the GDPR. The following article is only a summary of our findings and if you store, use or handle individuals' data you should ensure you are fully up to speed on this legislation by ...

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6 Tips for Effective Business Blogging

What is a Blog? “A regularly updated website or web page, typically one run by an individual or small group that is written in an informal or conversational style”Many blogs provide information on a particular subject and a typical blog combines text, images and links to other blogs or web pages. Business blogging generally relates to the subject of their business or their target market.In short, it is a place to express your thoughts and your passions to the world about any subject you want with the opportunity of reaching hundreds and even thousands of people every day.Blogging ...

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The Phenomenon That is Social Media

You can’t underestimate the power of social media. Over the past week, Facebook has been taken over by a new trend to raise awareness for cancer. News feeds across the world have been inundated with pictures of females without make up, with the hashtag #nomakeupselfie. As opposed to running a marathon or jumping out of an aeroplane at 15,000 feet, Females have been taking pictures of their make-up free complexion, posting it on Facebook and then nominating a group of friends to do likewise. Simple as it may seem, the craze quickly gained momentum. In 24 hours, 800,000 women had taken...

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