Category Archive: Technology

December 6, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , ,

HOW TO SAFEGUARD YOUR ONLINE BUSINESS IN 2019

HOW TO SAFEGUARD YOUR ONLINE BUSINESS IN 2019

It is essential for every small and large business to protect itself from various online threats, which could impact their productivity, revenue and reputation. Unfortunately, it is common for multiple organizations to experience the repercussions of an internet security breach, external attack, or human error. If you want to increase your company’s security, learn how […]

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November 2, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , , ,

4 TIPS TO ACQUIRING A MARKETING JOB

4 TIPS TO ACQUIRING A MARKETING JOB

Every student that majors in marketing graduates from college with high hopes of securing a good job with a big company. But as times passes by, it becomes clear that the dream job will take ages to come around. In fact, finding a job as a marketer is not easy, especially when you have never […]

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November 2, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , ,

HOW TECHNOLOGY WILL MAKE YOUR LIFE EASIER AT WORK

HOW TECHNOLOGY WILL MAKE YOUR LIFE EASIER AT WORK

Be glad to know that your life is about to get a whole lot easier at work when you’re willing to embrace technology. There have been made advancements in the area that will improve the way you work and remove a lot of daily hassle from your plate. There are a few ways you should […]

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October 1, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , ,

NEED A LIVE CHAT SOFTWARE FOR YOUR WEBSITES?

NEED A LIVE CHAT SOFTWARE FOR YOUR WEBSITES?

Do you have a website? Do you have a way for visitors to talk to you whilst they are on your website? If you don’t then you’re missing out on opportunities to engage with your visitors and convert them into paying customers. There are many chatting tools available but we want to introduce to you […]

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August 13, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , ,

Android Messages for Web

Android Messages for Web

I recently tried the Android Messages for web and it’s pretty good. The setup is very similar to the Whatsapp Web messager where you scan a QR code on your phone and then the website on your desktop launches the web app to display your SMS messages. The advantage of using the Messages for the […]

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How To Create a Firefox Offline Mode Batch File

For those of you who don’t know, Firefox has an OFFLINE mode where you can use this to display cached content if the website is down. I’ve managed to create a little batch file that checks whether the website is down and then it loads the OFFLINE website (note you must have previously visited the […]

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May 11, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , ,

HOW TO FIX: LOW DISK SPACE ERROR MESSAGE AFTER WINDOWS 10 UPDATE

HOW TO FIX: LOW DISK SPACE ERROR MESSAGE AFTER WINDOWS 10 UPDATE

I recently had to perform a Windows 10 Update (had no choice). After the update I kept on getting this error message: Low Disk Space You are running out of disk space on Local Disk (D:). Click here to see if you can free space on this drive. This new drive didn’t exist before the […]

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April 22, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , ,

FIXED METABOX DOESN’T GO TO STANDBY OR SLEEP

FIXED METABOX DOESN’T GO TO STANDBY OR SLEEP

After a few months of struggling with this issue, I managed to fix the problem. The issue was the Metabox wouldn’t go to standby or sleep mode after x minutes that was set on the Power Settings in Windows 10. I basically changed all the settings in the Power and Sleep Additional Power Settings and […]

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March 31, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , , , ,

When will Instagram fix this issue?

When will Instagram fix this issue?

A few months ago I reported an issue (not sure if they have received it) to Instagram and I’ve documented it here: http://marcotran.com.au/how-to-report-a-spelling-mistake-to-instagram-is-it-going-to-get-fixed/ So far the issue hasn’t been fixed and was wondering if anyone had any other ideas on how to get Instagram to fix it. It’s a minor issue I’m more interested in the […]

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March 30, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , ,

Notification Box your answer to Social Proof for WordPress

Notification Box your answer to Social Proof for WordPress

Notification Box is a WordPress plugin for displaying Social Proof notification popups. You probably have seen it pop up on this website and we have been using it for a few years now.  The recent version 1.5 has introduced some cool new features and we wanted to share them with you. The great thing about […]

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January 28, 2018   /   by A Whimsy Life   /   , , , , , , , , ,

INTRODUCING CONVERTFOX – THE ANSWER TO YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS

INTRODUCING CONVERTFOX – THE ANSWER TO YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS

If you need a tool to help you manage your live chats, email marketing and gather some useful analytics then have a read below. ConvertFox is the answer you’ve been looking for. Live Chat Gone are the days when people called a company to ask questions about a service or product. There are a few […]

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January 22, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , , ,

FIX METABOX LOUD FAN

FIX METABOX LOUD FAN

I received my Metabox Laptop just a week ago and the laptop is awesome. It’s a gaming laptop but I use it for work purposes – in particular for video editing. Here are a few pictures of unboxing the Metabox Laptop. The specs of the Metabox Laptop are as follows: Metabox Prime-S P950HP RAM: 16GB […]

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