Back in October of last year I got bitten by Hilton Brussels City's stupid broadband limits.The limits are inane, but the false advertising is what really bugs me.Several months later and I see nothing has changed even though they assured me at the time that it was a "mistake".Here is what I'm seeing this morning (again!):Last time I checked 250 megs is NOT unlimited.No wonder … [Read more...] about Hilton Brussels City Still Have Stupid broadband Limits – False Advertising!
Just noticed this morning that adsense is displaying adverts in a very different format:So it looks like some kind of hybrid between the normal text ads and the link unitsThis was probably announced somewhere, but I haven't had a chance to go digging and / or keeping up with all the changes in the "wonderful" world of PPC Anyone else noticing this? … [Read more...] about Adsense Changes?
Ikea came to Ireland a few months ago and opened their shop on the outskirts of Dublin city.Lots of people got excited and forgot all about the recession for a few weeks and went "Ikea crazy".Now Ikea are running adverts on Facebook.You'd be mistaken for thinking, like I did, that they "got it".Here's the ad:So since it's Christmas and my mother likes Ikea stuff I click on the … [Read more...] about Ikea Don’t Get The Web
I get contacted by companies trying to sell me products and services on a regular basis.Sometimes the "fit" is really wrong - we don't buy or sell furniture, so trying to sell us wholesale lots of armchairs isn't going to work too well.Of course a lot of it is down to technique.If you can build up a rapport with a client then it's going to be a hell of a lot easier to sell them … [Read more...] about Why Some People Should Not Be In Sales