Sam Gichuru

Internet Marketing – Search Engine Optimisation

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ShareOrganic Searches. SEO – Search Engine Optimization, is the process of making sure that your website can be seen by search engines like Google, Yahoo, Bing, – To remain competitive a search engine has to give near perfect results. Get a company that uses “SEOP – Search Engine Optimization and positioning” this is because the efforts are tailored for each website and as a result able to meet your targets. So what do you want to do to make sure that when Google and partners comes looking, it will find…read more

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Mobile Phones – This could Happen to you :)

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I was barely sitting down when I heard a voice from the next toilet saying:

‘Hi, how are you?’

I’m not the type to start a conversation in the restroom but I don’t know what got into me, so I answered, somewhat embarrassed,

‘I am Doing’ just fine!’

And the other person says:

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Sync Ms Office with Google Docs

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Share Offisync is a Free application that allows you to super charge your Microsoft office, well not in the turbo sense but give it more function. This is useful to you if you use Google docs, if not read you might find that your are missing something important, offisync integrates itself into your Ms office i.e. word, excel , access, etc and adds a bar or what you call a menu, using that menu you can Open a document stored in your Google docs Save a document in your Google…read more

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A blog Vs a Website?

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ShareLast week we reviewed the problem and come up with a solution, this step is very relevant because it enable’s you to understand your online objectives, without being technical James knows what his website requires and the web designers know what is expected of them, so you can now go to www.jamesokumu.com and see what we call a holding, the next step is to come up with the visual design, we are talking colors, and the aesthetics. The look and feel. Those images will be available here shortly. What is…read more

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Google Buys Plink

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Plink makes visual search engines that let you find out more about something just by taking a photo of it. PlinkArt, enables you to identify paintings and artworks with just a snap from your phone’s camera. Once recognized, you can read information on the artwork and artist, share your favorite pieces with friends or even order a print to hang on your wall.

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You, Soft Power and the Internet

Posted by in Inspiration & reflections

As a young person the internet is the wealth equalizer, it’s a flattener that allows anyone from Nanyuki to New York an equal platform to talk to the world and give your contribute, it’s the 21st century gold rush and you are either digging or design denim jeans for those digging.

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Part One: Designing a Website

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before you design a website it’s imperative to draft your website objectives and goals

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Business Plan Summary

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Share As promised last week, here is a summary of what should be in your business plan, Executive summary – Objective, mission, keys to success Company Summary – Ownership, location, facilities Service / products – What solutions, technology, Competitive comparison, Market analysis-Targets markets, Marketing  needs, trends, growth, competition, etc Web plan Summary – Business model, marketing strategy, development requirements, front end, back end, traffic forecast, etc Management Summary – The team, org -structures, skills Financial Plan – What it will Cost, focus, break even analysis, etc In time I should…read more

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Internet Millionares Under 30

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ShareLast week on radio, we talked about millionaires under 30, and I have to say I am very inspired by this list, I know most of you are slightly over 30 but so will most of this guys in the next 2- 3 years, if that is any consolation,  I am impressed by the fact that this young people have taken what they where given and utilized their full potential and in the process archived great things, I hope to see you the reader on this list very soon Below…read more

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SRS – Any Easy way to do this?

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ShareI am busy coming up with a system requirements specification (SRS)document, anybody with an idea on how to develop this document any easier, its also called the project scope in web development, the only problem with this item is that it requires allot of detail, I will restrain myself from whininig but if anybody out there knows a short cut, share! I guess the best I can do is to post a draft for download for those who might “have to” ever be required to develop such a document in…read more

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Now, a place to start

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ShareThank you for visiting this blog, as you will note, its just started today and hence you will need to be abit more patient before I can provide more information Thank you

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