Verelo monitors your Web site for any problems [video]

Verelo reminds us that nobody loves you when you're down. When your Web site is down, that is.Any business that relies on a Web site to deliver their service or as a point

Published on: June 21st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

New Web site helps boost foreign tech talent supply

Tech industry associations and politicians are looking to temporary foreign workers to bridge a tech talent gap which some studies place at around 106,000.Bureaucratic red tape, however, has slowed down to a trickle

Published on: May 14th, 2012 Nestor Arellano

Rogers, Shaw and CBC launch online ad service

Although they compete with each other for television viewers, three of Canada's largest broadcasters are teaming up to sell online advertising.Rogers Communications Inc., theCanadian Broadcasting Corp. and ShawCommunications Inc. have joined forces to

Published on: April 30th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Google, Facebook remove content after Indian court order

Google has agreed before a court in Delhi to remove religious and other content considered objectionable, though some other Internet firms are likely to appeal the court's decision, plaintiff Mufti Ajiaz Arshad Qasmi

Published on: February 6th, 2012 John Ribeiro

Crowd-sourced graphic design service comes to Canada

A Web service that crowd sources the graphic design needs of a small business at a price of their choosing is receiving a warm response from budget-strapped entrepreneurs, but a more tepid response

Published on: October 25th, 2011 Brian Jackson

YouSuck.com: Dealing with gripe sites

Companies should proactively guard against spiteful customers skewering their brand with pejorative Web domains and respond with public relations when it does occur, advises an intellectual property lawyer – and resist the temptation

Published on: October 10th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Five reasons SMBs should give Joomla a chance

There are numerous Web content management systems available out there to serve the needs of companies large and small, including numerous free and open source options. One that's figured prominently in the news

Published on: September 19th, 2011 Katherine Noyes

Should your business buy a .XXX domain?

By Tony Bradley ICANN has begun accepting registrations on a limited basis for XXX domains. If you are in the adult entertainment business, or your site is related to adult endeavors, then buying

Published on: September 8th, 2011 IDG News Service

Manulife Web redesign nabs Toronto firm international award

Toronto-based digital design and consulting firm Delvinia Interactive Corp. scored a double win at an international business competition with its Web site redesigns for Manulife Financial and the Canadian Opera Company (COC). Delvinia's

Published on: August 9th, 2011 Christine Wong

Free browser toolbar helps improve your Web site’s SEO

Part art and part science, search engine optimization is not for the faint of heart, what with its ever-changing rules and potential for spectacular disasters. The stories of JCPenney and DecorMyEyes, in particular, have recently provided a vivid

Published on: May 30th, 2011 Katherine Noyes

Microsoft offered free Web sites 3 years before Google

If you're experiencing déjà vu after reading up on Google's offer to give Canadian businesses a free Web site, it's for a good reason - Microsoft Corp. did the same thing three years

Published on: April 6th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

Video Rewind: Google’s services for business

Google Canada launched its Canada Get Your Business Online initiative this week, telling the 1 million Canadian small businesses without a Web site that it's time to get online.Related Story: Google offers to

Published on: March 31st, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Google offers to buy Canadian small firms a Web site

Google Canada announced it is offering one year of free Web site hosting and construction tools for small businesses March 29, including registration of a dot-ca domain name.Partnering with Yola Inc., a Web

Published on: March 30th, 2011 Brian Jackson

1and1 Internet aims to snag Canadian businesses

Canadian small and medium sized businesses appear to be an enticing target for firms offering Web hosting services, even those based in the U.S.On March 29, Google Canada launched its “Canada Get Your

Published on: March 30th, 2011 Harmeet Singh