Hiring virtual assistants for saving business costs

Virtual assistants in simple terms can be defined as independent contractors or entrepreneurs who have the expertise in providing administrative, technical services to clients by working outside the premises of their clients’ offices. The virtual assistants usually operate from a home office and are able to have access of the necessary planning documents such as shared calendars remotely by using the latest Information Technology gadgets or equipment such as computer, laptop, tablets, fax and any other broadcast media. People providing the virtual assistant services have several years of working experience in secretarial, office management and technical services.

Transform the customer experience with online virtual assistants

Virtual assistants have come a long way in these past ten years as a decade ago any talk on intelligent virtual assistant technology would not have been imagined as the virtual assistant services market was still at an infant stage both from the technology point of view and the from market adoption standpoint. Nevertheless, the current scenario do changed for the good with intelligent virtual assistant vendors getting the benefits of natural language processing, machine learning, intent recognition, artificial intelligence, advanced analytics and voice of the customer technologies that is providing forwarding thinking organizations with the tools that is helping them in totally transforming their customer experience.

The evolution pattern of web design over the years

The age of web designing is already 20 years and above and web design has come a long way ever since the first website was launched by Tim Berners Lee in 1991. The early 1990’s website designs were text based ones with minimal images and in no real lay out to speak of other than heading and paragraphs. By 1996 Flash was introduced by Macromedia paving the way for table-based designs and finally the CSS based designs. The establishment of World Wide Web Consortium or W3C in 1994 led to the setting up of HTML as the standard for marking up web pages. The W3C continues to set up standards for web markup and programming languages (Java Script etc.).

Tactical tips to follow for local SEO

Search Engine Optimization has grown into a popular internet marketing strategy with many of the small and medium sized enterprises also joining in this bandwagon of SEO. However, these small businesses lack the basic knowledge about the SEO techniques and several small business owners that hire the services of SEO firms are completely focused on keyword rankings when this is not the only way or technique for producing the revenue for their business. These small business entrepreneurs just want their websites to be ranked #1 in Google search engine. This type of ambiguousness on part of these entrepreneurs is due to their experience of hiring the services of those SEO agencies that simply sent a key word ranking report every month without explaining about the actual value of the ranking.