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About Andy Latter

Andy Latter

Andy Latter is an eBusiness adviser with eBusiness Connections, a business resource centre providing eBusiness information and services to help BC business remain competitive in an online market. Andy has over 12 years of experience in website development and programming and is a provincially certified instructor who has taught web design, Web applications and Web programming since 1998.

Yes, you can compete in tough times Polish your presentation, and above all – stay connected!

It was no April Fool’s joke. On April 1, 2001, I lost my job as web developer for Thoughtshare Communications. Thoughtshare had been different from other, fly-by-night dot-coms. It had an almost revolutionary product, drawing an actual map of your …

Pumping up the volume doesn’t work

Time for another confession. I’m married and have kids. After my son was born I quickly discovered that things would be changing in my life, and pretty quickly, too. One of the more obvious changes was the increase in volume …

“Hey buddy, wanna buy a website?”

Before shelling out any money for your site, do your homework I need a website and I heard you could answer some questions.” It’s a statement that I have heard many times during my three years with Small Business BC and I have often …

Hidden costs can kill your web business

A few weeks ago, a client asked me to give her a ballpark estimate of what she should expect to pay for a basic e-commerce website. She didn’t want anything fancy, just something reliable, secure, appealing and functional, with which …

The future of the web is interaction

The genie is out of the bottle, the cat is out of the bag, the people have spoken, and the votes are in. Social networking is here to stay. The web, which was once the domain of the unidirectional message, …

Do you own rights to your website?

In the 1920s, George Parker made a small fortune selling the Brooklyn Bridge to tourists. A gregarious man and famed storyteller, Parker was caught and sentenced to life imprisonment in 1928. It was these stories he told in prison that …

Domain name sucks? Here’s what to do

Listen to AM radio. There, I’ve said it; I’ve admitted that given the choice I’d rather listen to the news than music. A friend once told me that a sure way of knowing that you’ve left the 30-something demographic behind …

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