Is SEO evil?

It’s an old debate, but always worth a good discussion: The Digital Edge podcast by Jarred Cinman and Saul Kropman is tackling the topic of Search Engine Optimisation (SEO). It’s a contentious topic, around which there is still discussion, and…

How stupidity can lead to innovation

It sounds crazy, but it’s true. There’s a famous philosophical phrase that goes along the lines of “The more I know, the more I realise I don’t know”. I first came across it in my Philosophy II class as a…

Ten elements for your website's success

Did this presentation a while back at the Highway Africa conference. (The big numbers were a bit chopped on Slideshare, but it’s still readable.) It’s essentially a talk I gave on the ten key elements for your website business’ success.…

Ten more web trends for the future

The good folks at Read/Write Web (still my most favourite website) had such an outrageous response to their first post on “10 web trends for the future“, that they have come up with ten more — or rather their users…

Thought Leader

We’ve launched what I call an “editorial blog” platform, called Thought Leader — the third part of our blog strategy, after the amas — amatomu.com and amagama.com. We’ve been trialling the site for about three weeks, ironing out bugs and…