Websites stories - Page 4
The big sleep
Having trouble nodding off? Don’t underestimate the importance of a good night’s rest.
NZ websites could do better
A study of 50 Kiwi websites has said that businesses could be doing more to engage with their customers online.
Words to the wise
Feeling a little left out by all this internet txt speak? Don’t your LOLs from your LULZ?Don’t know your WTGs from your FTWs?
Vote for New Zealand's ugliest website
Microsoft names and shames the country's ugliest websites in the next step of its Wuglies competition.
The price is right
Here’s a great idea: a simple, straightforward site that allows you to find out just what the right price for that new car is.
Lost and Found
This site is one of those unique sites that operates on a simple premise, but manages to be endlessly fascinating nonetheless.
The Daily Grind
If you’re a coffee obsessive you’ve probably got your steady favourite cafes already. But if you’re ready for a fresh shot of something new, this is the site for you.
What is New Zealand's ugliest website?
Microsoft asks you to vote for the country's ugliest websites, with the winner receiving a makeover.
New version of Chrome released today
Google's popular browser, Chrome, is celebrating its second year anniversary with the release of an updated, and reportedly quicker, version.
New '.co' domain goes live
It's got the potential to be the biggest global domain since '.com', says domain registrar.
Best practice tips for designing a website
Is your website fulfilling its full potential? Taking steps to implement website best practices can raise your brand's profile.
MAXIMISE YOUR WEBSITE
There’s a big difference between a website that works and an effective website.
Online: Where your business needs to be
If you’re a New Zealand small business, you can’t afford to be without a web presence.
Turbo-charge your website
If you run an e-commerce site and you get overloaded with traffic, you might want to investigate ways to speed up your site’s performance.
The Virtual Zoo
Ever wondered which animal you most resemble? Now you can find out.
The world’s smaller corners
If you’re a fan of great photography, travel writing or enjoy the odd vicarious true-life adventure story, check out this site.
SOMETHING TO CHEW ON
Introducing Meateaters.co.nz, a Kiwi website that is a meat enthusiast’s dream come true.
Playing with papers
You can cut it, rip it, write on it, draw on it, send it and type on it.... and fold it.
An online gold mine
One of the great things about the Internet is its power to democratise information.
Helping you to GRO
What is GRO? Jan Gow explains more about it, and the wider concept of church records.
Ringing in 2010
With the New Year, new and different Web sites are appearing. Let's take a look.
If you like comics, you’ve probably heard of ‘manga’. It’s a unique comic style developed in Japan that appeals to readers of all ages.
Respect Your Pet
It highlights the casually cruel things we do to pets – from inappropriate dress to silly photos – and gives pause (sorry) for thought.
Realising the benefits of online security
Scare tactics by fraudsters remain an effective form of phishing through sneaky strategies such as imitation websites trying to ‘phish’ personal details.