what is the point of clickbait

Clickbait is a pejorative term describing web content that is aimed at generating online advertising revenue, especially at the expense of quality or accuracy, relying on sensationalist headlines or eye-catching thumbnail pictures to attract click-through and to encourage forwarding of the material over online social media. These are the sort of headlines you’ll see on… Continue reading what is the point of clickbait

Why I Hate One Page Websites

One page websites, yes or no? Please, don’t be fooled into using one page website design just because it is “trendy”! Although this trend is hot, it will quickly become a nightmare for you as it goes against all the fundamentals of good web design. Firstly, perhaps I should explain what a one page site… Continue reading Why I Hate One Page Websites

Spam!

Once the spam filters learn of a spammer they block them. But quite a lot of people have to suffer from their spam activity first. I remember Steven Fry on QI asking what the bulk of internet traffic was and the answer was over 90% spam. So if there was a solution I think someone… Continue reading Spam!