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Email Without A Computer

Though not my typical type of blog post (as a project manager for the software development group at Beacon), I needed to do some research on this topic for my grandmother and I thought it might be useful info to followers of our blog as well, especially those with elderly family members that are proficient in [...] read more »

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Watching your site’s content for Google isn’t enough anymore

I found this article very interesting (and annoying??) and wanted to share: FYI: Your site’s email newsletter affects your Google rankings.  What’s next???  Maybe they will start checking Google maps to make sure we have sufficient numbers of cars parking in our lot each day??  Groan! Full disclosure– Google rankings isn’t my area of expertise, [...] read more »

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Bank Phishing Scams – What Everybody Must Know!

It can sometimes be difficult to determine if a message purporting to be from your bank is legitimate or is an attempt to steal your personal information. defines phishing as, “the criminally fraudulent process of attempting to acquire sensitive information such as usernames, passwords and credit card details, by masquerading as a trustworthy entity [...] read more »