Web – Technical

What are QR codes and how can I use them for my business?

QR codes (or Quick Response codes) have been around for a while and arrived here via Japan, where they are very common place. It’s not been until the massive uptake of smartphones in recent years however that we have now started to see them used in the UK. [column width=”49%” padding=”2%”] What are QR codes …

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Measuring up email and social media

Over the last few years we’ve been using social media in conjunction with our newsletters to converse with our community, update you on the latest updates to the goings on here at Cloud 9 and have some fun. Despite email and social media being the two leading areas where businesses plan to increase their spend in 2010, and with 69% of businesses planning to integrate the two, there is very little information out there on how they measure up, let alone interact with one another.

New email marketing mobile app

Today we’re super-excited to announce a new mobile optimised version of our email marketing system that gives you quick access to great looking reports on any campaigns you’ve sent. It’s fast, looks great and is available now. Just head to your account (cloud9.createsend.com) on any popular mobile device like an iPhone or Android and the mobile …

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Why a better built website actually saves you money in Adwords

So, you’ve got pots of money and a hot new product or service? Surely the more you spend on Google Adwords, the higher your ranking right? WRONG! Google is now combining the maximum price you’re prepared to pay per click with the quality of your website in order to determine how high up the sponsored …

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