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Majority of Small Business Owners Unaware of Data Breach Risks

If you were under the impression that data breaches only affect large corporations, you might want to take a closer look. According to the Verizon 2013 Data Breach Investigations Report, 62 percent of breaches impacted small businesses, yet the majority of small business owners were unaware of the risks and threats. A survey by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and Symantec revealed that 77 percent of small business owners believe their business is safe from cyberattacks (hackers, virus’s malware, etc.). Shockingly, 83 percent shared that they have no formal cybersecurity plan in place.

Why are Small Business a Target for Cyberattacks?

Just like large corporations, small businesses collect and store sensitive credit card data from their customers. A problem arises when security is not high on the priority list, which is often the case with a smaller business; thus, leaving the company very vulnerable to data breaches. Another reason they become a target is because many have yet to adopt and update their equipment to secure chip card readers (EMV-enabled reader). This particularly makes the business more likely to fall victim to criminal activity.

The Staggering Cost of Data Breaches

A study by PwC revealed that cyberattacks can cost small businesses anywhere from $60,000 to $170,000 per incident. The costs of cybercrime not only affect your business’ bottom line, but they also have the potential to lead to being sued by customers for failing to provide adequate security procedures. In addition to legal fees, money will also have … Read More

5 Benefits Of Using Digital Advertising For Business

What is the benefit of digital advertising for your business? In 2016, the population of 256.2 million people. While internet users, in the same year, amounted to 132 million. Even though,…

What is the benefit of digital advertising for your business?

In 2016, the population of 256.2 million people. While internet users, in the same year, amounted to 132 million. In fact, the number of internet users in 2014 only amounted to 88 million. The growth of internet users over the past 1 year reached 51.8%.

What are the digital advertising relationship and the numbers?

In general, there are two types of advertising, namely traditional advertising and digital advertising. Traditional advertising is suitable for businesses with local consumer targets. This type of advertising attracts consumers to come and buy goods to the location of business people.

In contrast to digital advertising. Such a marketing strategy will expand the reach of the business. Even if you want, you can reach 132 million users on the internet through digital advertising.

If you are still using traditional advertising, of course, it is very difficult to be realized. It could be possible, but you need huge funds.

In harmony with this, here are 5 advantages of using digital advertising for business?

  1. Cost Effectiveness

Traditional advertising is highly dependent on paper (brochures, posters, etc.). As a result, the cost is quite expensive. In addition, you also have to spend more money if you want to expand. Illustrations, you need to spend funds to redesign, reprint … Read More

How to Secure Your Personal Data and Information Easily


You need to know maintaining data security is something that should, especially in an era like now. It can not be denied, humans are easier to complete their work thanks to the help of technology, namely the internet. Information exchange is also easier to do without the time and distance of both parties communicating.

To keep your data secure, you need to know how to secure your own data. here are the tips:

  1. Always Update With Latest Apps

Upgrading is compulsory once you install an app on your computer or smartphone. The goal is to get the latest features and up to date access. If the app is not updated regularly, then the bug will stay on the smartphone. So the data will be vulnerable to the virus if connected to the internet.

To avoid such viruses, make sure you update the app for tablet whenever there is a renewal notice.

  1. Reduce Access on Multiple Computers or Smartphones

Accessing information will be easier to do on a smartphone or yours tablet. However, access with too many computers makes your data vulnerable to being hacked by hackers. For that reason, we recommend that your account be depleted after accessing the information via a public computer. You can delete all search history to remove traces of last access. So all your total net history and data security are maintained. Read also: How to customized your UI/UX

  1. Keep Password Security

A password is a keyword that represents your data. Password usage is … Read More

How to Make the Most of You Holiday Family Vacation without Blowing the Bank

With the summer months behind us and the days getting shorter and colder, it’s time we shift our focus on the winter and holiday season. The holiday season is great because it means a little time off work, the kids have some time off from school, and you get the chance to see family and friends that you don’t see too often. On the downside, these family vacations can often feel repetitive and possibly even boring. Here are some tips we’ve come up with to help you make the most of your holiday travel instead of talking to your relatives about how boring classes are or watching the family argue over politics.

  • Adding an Educational and Historical Element

By adding a little spice to your vacation, it can change the entire tone. You’ll likely be traveling to places where you have extended family so use a site like and see where you have roots. Maybe you can plan to make a few detours along the way and see some of the places your older family lived. Maybe they grew up in a big city that is still thriving, or lived on a farm where the community is barely hanging on. In these smaller communities, it can be really interesting to see exactly how close everybody remains. My family from Nebraska reaches back over 100 years; we can hardly meet anyone new that doesn’t share our bloodline.

  • Disconnecting from Technology

Instead of spending your entire time on your smartphone or … Read More

How Event Organizers Benefit From Trade Show Internet Services

Trade Show Internet provides internet connectivity in major events. At, automotive, entertainment and live production events among others, they offer reliable and fast internet, connectivity. They do so through short-term internet hotspot rental. You may choose any of the following options:

  • 4G internet kit and Wi-Fi hotspot: This is for smaller events consisting of less than 15 devices
  • 4GMega internet kit and Wi-Fi hotspot which connects up to a hundred devices

In addition Trade Show Internet also offers event bandwidth. You can get an estimate of how much bandwidth will be required online at Companies that require Event IT services will also get such services from Trade show internet. Trade show internet has offered their services for major corporate events. Some of their clients include Dior, Tommy Hilfiger, US Foods and Amazon among others.

Trade Show Internet is the preferred service provider by event organizers because

  • They deploy high-density wireless networks hence no risk of network failure.
  • Trade Show Internet offers Onsite IT support, especially in marketing events. Through the Wi-Fi splash page, a company can derive extra value from the network.
  • Event organizers are assured of service guarantee in the contract.
  • For the wired and wireless networks, event organizers are only given one invoice.
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