Online payments as we know them are changing. New EU legislation coming in on the 14th September 2019 tightens regulations and requirements around the handling of payments and card data. The new legislation will be known as PSD2. It can be a daunting topic so our commerce experts have broken down everything you as a merchant need to know.
At CTI, we are dedicated to constantly improving our services. As part of our hosting and support service, we underpin our own hosting with Amazon Web Services. We also use AWS as a direct resource for clients. The latest achievement for our continual improvement scheme has seen our Systems Administrator (and resident AWS expert) Mark Wilkinson become AWS Certified!
Happy International Women's Day!
To celebrate, we asked a few fantastic women in tech: “Who has inspired you to succeed in your career?”
Running a business is demanding. To be successful requires leadership be equipped with a broad range of skills from financial astuteness to empathy for staff. Whilst developers have ample resources from which to draw reference on best practice, for managers and business leaders knowledge gained is often be deemed competitive advantage and so kept secret or is accessed only through expensive training or courses.
Working in open source brings many benefits including the fostering of knowledge transfer that transcends merely code. It is to the benefit of all that business leaders in Drupal share this openness and are willing to reveal lessons learnt or formulae of success, that in other industries would remain behind closed doors. A fine example of this mindset is DrupalCamp London CXO, this years incarnation was no exception.
Prof. Costas Andriopoulos, Cass Business School, spoke about leadership and innovation in scaling enterprises. He explained that it’s far wiser to sort out your business early, when you are small and well ahead of scaling because what kills businesses is success, age and size.
It’s important to consider the full customer journey when designing your digital advertising for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn. Don’t just focus on pre-sales. Targeting an existing customer base gives you the opportunity to build loyalty and advocacy: turn buyers into promoters and your PPC investment will pay for itself! With that in mind, here are our best tactics to increase your return on investment with existing and new users on Facebook.
An effective digital strategy requires extensive planning and substancial input from stakeholders. But we appreciate that sometimes you just need to get started, especially when you're a Not-For-Profit with limited resource. So, here’s our quick-start digital strategy guide to begin your journey to digital excellence.
Outlets for contributing to Drupal beyond code, whilst abundant, are not always evident to those having interest to do so. I want to help people become better acquainted with ways to get involved and how to start their contribution journey. Be they completely new to Drupal or simply yet to find an outlet.