All things tech in the west

Category: Blogs

Cambridge Analytica: what’s going on and how does it affect your company?

Guest Blog: OggaDoon's Emily Perkins charts Facebook's descent into confusion
18th April 2018 Read more...

Oracle searching for startups to partner with for Bristol cohort 2

Next-gen acceleration initiative open for applications
13th April 2018 Read more...

“Dear E Me” Our new digital advice column

Our new agony aunt with all the marketing advice needed for tech start-ups
28th March 2018 Read more...

Last chance to apply for new programme tackling diversity in tech

The SHIFT initiative offers free training and support to those who want to become an active part of the Bristol and Bath tech cluster
26th March 2018 Read more...

Why website speed is such an important factor for rankings

Web advertising expert Adam Adlkish tells us how to not get left behind in the wake of Google’s newest website-speed and mobile-first related SEO updates for ranking search results
22nd March 2018 Read more...

Insiders: facing the largest security risk

Guest blog: Adam Adlkish chats to Bristol-based Computer Geeks for some top tips on securing your business from the inside out
16th March 2018 Read more...

Does shadow IT pose the biggest risk to GDPR compliance?

Think you've covered all your bases when in comes to GDPR? Romy Hughes, director at Bristol-based Brightman, invites you to consider the impact of employees hidden IT services
20th February 2018 Read more...

Data-driven businesses spike demand for new skills

Guest blog: Alex Cosgrove, Data, Insight and Analytics Recruitment Consultant at ADLIB shares some insight into skills and talent needed within this space
15th February 2018 Read more...

How machine learning is spicing up the home cooking experience

Guest blog: Gianandrea Minneci, from Bristol-based Cookpad, gives us the low-down on what's cooking in AI and machine learning
7th February 2018 Read more...

Threads #7: Top tips on what to expect when you raise funds

Guest blog: Tips from founders, to founders, on how to adapt your thinking to align with viable funding sources for your business
5th February 2018 Read more...

Bristol mini-conference to delve into the future of blogging

Guest blog: Nathalie Alpi of Bristol-based web consultancy CookiesHQ tells us about the upcoming Design/ Build/ Market event
24th January 2018 Read more...

Guest blog: The best coffee shops for remote working in Bath and Bristol

Updated: Delicious coffee and great surroundings perfect for meetings or working on the go
2nd January 2018 Read more...

How to protect your domain from typosquatting

Guest blog: James Norman from Fasthosts shares his best advice for protecting your online brand
29th December 2017 Read more...

Have your say on what the latest budget means for tech companies

Guest blog: Learn about and comment on the implications for R&D and startups in the South West tech sector
14th December 2017 Read more...

Threads #6: Remaining innovative in the face of day-to-day operations

Guest blog: Tips from founders, to founders, on how to maintain your current operations while at the same time innovating for tomorrow
12th December 2017 Read more...

Guest blog: Free SEO and analytics tools to help you improve and promote your website

Bootstrapping? Optimise your website for free with tools recommended by analytics guru Phil Pearce
11th December 2017 Read more...

Guest blog: Why South West Business Leaders should begin to embrace Artificial Intelligence

Simon Sear from Digital Design Consultancy SPARCK shares his thoughts on why it's time to look at what machine learning can offer
8th December 2017 Read more...

Room for growth: the scale-up office block

Guest blog: Briony Phillips, Scale-up Enabler at Engine Shed, discusses the major challenges and solutions for scale-ups looking for office space in the region
7th December 2017 Read more...

5 top tips to help put a lid on spam mail

Guest blog: James Norman from Gloucester-based hosting site Fasthosts shares his advice for protecting your inbox from spam mail
27th November 2017 Read more...

Threads #5: Building the bridge between engineers and marketeers

Guest blog: Top tips from founders, to founders, on some of the best techniques to overcome communication barriers between different team
24th November 2017 Read more...