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GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)

By cspringthorpe | Jan 31, 2018

New EU legislation as to how data is held and processed by businesses of all sizes is due to come into law in May 2018. So the big question is will your business be impacted? In short, yes. Individuals, organisations, and companies that are either ‘controllers’ or ‘processors’ of personal data will be covered by…

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By cspringthorpe | Nov 22, 2017

Do you struggle to work with colours wondering what complements what and how to make your site and marketing really zing? Well join the club we have all been there! Fortunately Coolor is an amazing website where you can create and save as many colour combinations as you like. Creating beautiful colour schemes that always…

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Have I Been Pwned?

By cspringthorpe | Nov 11, 2017

If you have an email address then this is a great website to check whether it’s safety has been breached. Basically, you enter your email address and the website “Have I been pwned” by Troy Hunt will check it against the current list of data breaches. If you’re still not sure you can read more…

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Which is the fastest browser?

By cspringthorpe | Jun 9, 2017

Good question! Here at Scraggly Cow for years we have been big fans of Chrome for it’s speed, add-ons and speed, did we mention speed? Yes it’s all about speed and security and in both these aspects Chrome has been fantastic, but now Edge, Microsoft’s new browser is really looking like it’s worth considering… On…

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Are you terrible at design? You need Canva!

By cspringthorpe | May 20, 2017

Are you terrible at design? Not a clue where to start with Photoshop? Check out it’s a great free tool with the option to pay a small amount for some premium photos / designs. Super easy to use, try it and see!

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Free Image Resizer tool

By cspringthorpe | Apr 29, 2017

If you have ever struggled with sending or uploading large images from your PC then this post is for you! (Not Mac compatible, although I´m sure there are similar alternatives out there.) You know how it goes, you have copied your photos from your phone or camera onto your PC and then you try to upload…

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Free Google Business Listing

By cspringthorpe | Apr 28, 2017

If you haven’t already registered your business on Google, stop whatever you are doing and do it now! It´s a quick process and can make a huge difference and the best part of all it´s totally free! The Google business listing is what shows your business details on the right of the search results when…

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