Your Website Can Earn More with Google’s Auto Ads

This article was created in partnership with Google AdSense. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. Effective websites build businesses. They raise your profile, strengthen your brand, and bring in new clients. They can also generate their own money, and the easiest way to get started is …

Get inspired by these people of color in leadership positions

Although there’s still a long way to go, diversity within the business world is improving, even among the highest tiers of management. This is great news, as diverse leadership within an industry can have a positive impact on that industry as a whole. This increase in diversity also has the …

3 awesome WordPress customer support plugins to bring a smile to your clients’ faces

Human interaction. It’s something that everyone should want to participate in, given that we are all humans. However, as a web professional, it’s totally understandable that you’d be more comfortable whispering sweet nothings to a newly opened function (or class, if you’re that way inclined). Unfortunately, we have news for …

You Can Get Free Food on Election Day 2018 — Here Are All the Places With Freebies and Deals Today

Election Day 2018 is here, and restaurants around the country are giving you an extra reason to vote on Tuesday, Nov. 6, with freebies and special deals for customers after they’ve voted. Flash an “I Voted” sticker on Tuesday, and you can get free French fries (at Shake Shack), a …

Cyber security fears as employees and ex staff able to access sensitive company data

Huge numbers of employees have or have had access to mission critical company systems which should be reserved only for staff that require it, claims a new study by CyberArk. Specifically, it found that almost half (48 percent) of employees have or have had access to sensitive financial documents; 46 percent …

Chromebook x360 14 is HP’s thinnest Chromebook convertible yet

Another day, another Chromebook — and this time around, it’s from HP. The Palo Altro company announced this morning the HP Chromebook x360 14, the newest convertible laptop in its product portfolio to run Google’s Chrome OS operating system. HP says it’s one of its thinnest (16mm) to date. The …

Top 5 Powerful Small Business Trends to Watch Out for in 2018

In 2018, there will be some impactful changes in the small business sphere, and new opportunities will open up for prospective entrepreneurs. Whether you are at an early stage of launching your company or you have been in business for several years, it is always important to watch out for …

Amid plummeting stocks and political uncertainty, VCs urge their portfolios to prepare for winter

The warning signs are flashing faster and more furiously now and investors are increasingly urging their startups to take notice. With the Dow Jones Industrial Average enduring a Christmas Eve rout of historic proportions and other indices entering bear market territory, the long-predicted end of the latest bull market is …

Half of workers have experienced poor mental health in their current job

A new and major study into workplace wellbeing by the the charity Mind claims that poor mental health at work is widespread, with half (48 per cent) of all people surveyed saying they have experienced a mental health problem in their current job. The survey of more than 44,000 employees …

Power Your Business Applications with Elastic Compute Service

This article was originally published on Alibaba Cloud. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. Alibaba Cloud Elastic Compute Service provides worldwide Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) to support millions of businesses around the world. This webinar provide a clear introduction to the Alibaba Cloud ECS, which will help you …