Fixed : Cannot Connect to Windows Live Sync

If you are a Windows Live Sync user and one fine day your Live Sync won’t connect, the error message might be : Cannot Connect to Windows Live Sync. The fix is very simple. Your Internet Explorer might be set to Work Offline. You have to go to the File Menu of Internet Explorer and switch off Work Offline. Windows Live Sync uses Internet Explorer’s settings and cannot connect when IE is offline. Simples!

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HTML Fix : IMG Tag Displays a Bottom Margin Space in Firefox

Firefox adds a little white space below images. This looks like a bottom margin, but isn’t really a margin space. Add a Display: Block to your Images in the CSS and the bottom margin / white space will be gone!

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New Website – Peach (formerly Chairshop)

Peach is the new brand name for Chairshop Newcastle. Peach specialise in armchairs, recliners, settees, foot stools, ergonomic office furniture, and bespoke home furniture. Optimise Web delivered a fresh look and feel to Peach’s web design. The design, interface and usability has been targeted towards both mature and older customers.

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Internet Explorer Adds Twice the Quantity to Cart

We all like to style our Magento add to cart button as an image button. The problem is that IE 8 (Internet Explorer 8) will add the product twice and cause the quantity of that product in the cart to double up. There is an easy fix to this problem.

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Reserve Your .co Domain Name Before Someone Else Does

.CO is the domain name extension for Colombia. This TLD (Top Level Domain) is up for the grabs and there is speculation that the .co domain extension might be become a popular one. Dot co can be used as .company, .commerce, .community, .cooperative, and so on. Domain name registrars are taking orders from those businesses who wish to pre-register their .co domains.

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How to delete a post from Google’s FeedBurner feed?

Using Google FeedBurner to syndicate your blog feeds? Have you tried delete a blog post or convert a post status to draft? FeedBurner will still display the post on the feed. You might be in a state of panic if your XML feed has a wide reader base. Not to worry! Edit your feed in Google FeedBurner and choose the “Troubleshootize” option from the menu.

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.eu Domain Names for just 99p

123 Reg is offering .eu domain names for just 99p. Just 99p for the first year and £9 odds from year two onwards. The deal is offered for the first 6000 customers only and at the time of publishing this post they have about 4500 more to go. Click here to go grab your .eu […]

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Boost sales with Gift Vouchers

Gift Vouchers are a great way to help boost sales and increase footfall. However, many retailers shy away from Gift Vouchers because of the effort that is required and the reliance on key staff members. Without a computerised voucher system, proper procedures need to be in place and staff need to be well trained otherwise […]

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Making customer searches better

In response to your suggestions, we have created a new customer review program that saves you having to re-enter search criteria when enquiring on more than one customer. This is particularly useful when you are not sure which one of several similar customers you need to enquire on. To access this program, from the main […]

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VAT Change 1st January 2010

FOR THE VAT CHANGE TO 20% ON 4TH JANUARY 2011, GO TO… http://optimiseblog.co.uk/uk-vat-rate-increase-to-20/ This VAT change for sales has now been run by everyone. Some may not have run the options to change VAT rates for suppliers and nominals yet. Our program has proven to save a lot of manual effort and there have been […]

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