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How Your Website Can Make or Break Your Business
Changes in the digital era happen so rapidly, and so exponentially that it is easy to think about last year's technological paradigm as ancient history.

The State Of UK-Forex Trading Market In 2019
In markets called foreign exchange markets, currencies are bought and sold just like any other commodity. Forex trading seems to be a growing popular strategy for building wealth and have a lavish lifestyle and a high degree of financial independence.

Europe's Brand-New Tech Giant Doesn't Even Have a Name Yet
This year, by far, hasn't been great for the Europeans in term of the tech market. Although one major event has turned the tables quickly, a spinoff company recently made public that it’ll be investing in tech for a wide range of applications.

Gaming is About to Get Serious: Here's Why
If you are an avid video game player than I am sure that you have been using your smartphone to play some games. However, the worst thing about using your phone is that regularly ads keep on popping while you are playing. But things are about to change especially for iPhone users.

Geeks: The True Warriors Out There Today
Imagine how our lives would be if we were not playing any video games? I am sure that even the thought of it feels like a horror movie. A world without Fortnite, Minecraft, Spore, Resident Evil and so many others would be impossible to live in this current world. But to whoever came up with the concept of video games we would like to say a special thank you.

4 Tips To Simplify Your Business
It isn't hard to understand that it can be tough being a business owner. Everyone has their personal and professional lives, and that doesn't even count the social life that many try to enjoy outside of their career and family. Your business alone might take up an extraordinary amount of your time, energy, and even money. However, there are some ways to make sure that you can keep things as simple as possible. Here are 5 tips on how to simplify your business.

3 Reasons Your Company Should Use a Proxy Server
There are many advantages to using a proxy server for business. With the endless evolution of the internet, it is getting harder and harder to operate online without making your information vulnerable or having your customers' data available for hackers to exploit.

Retailers commend European Commission for swift action against discriminatory Slovak tax
Commenting today on the European Commission announcement of an in-depth investigation into to the Slovak Retail Tax Law and an injunction suspending the application of the law, EuroCommerce Director-General Christian Verschueren said:

Switching Business Gas Providers: Why Every Business Needs to Do It
Running a business does have its pitfalls, and one of the hardest to control is overhead expenses. If your company relies heavily on electricity and gas to operate, you need to take a closer look at your utility bills and ensure that you are paying the most competitive tariff.

What to Expect at the EU-Startups Summit 2019
On May 2-3, the 2019 EU-Startups Summit will be held in sunny Barcelona. At the annual flagship event, Europe’s hottest startups will meet the most successful European entrepreneurs, innovators and investors to learn from them.

5 Reasons why you need personal finance apps
Everyone wants to improve their finances. Most of us carry several thousand dollars in credit card debt and are in bad shape, financially speaking.

The EU DIY Market Is Changing
In 2017 the European DIY market grew by 2% reaching a massive EUR 726.5 billion. The actual range of products on offer increased by 0.9% however the gardening range shrank by 0.1%.

Gambling Tax Across The EU: Which Countries Are Earning The Most Winnings From Casino?
Online gambling is one of the biggest markets in Europe. It’s worth billions of euros and contributes hugely to taxes across the continent.

Top Tips For Writing A Will
Writing a will is very important to make sure that your money and possessions go into the right hands when you die. Find out our top will writing tips here.

Why is Wordpress good for creating landing pages?
In a world dominated by digital marketing, it is important to attract and keep your customers on your website long enough to complete a transaction (be it a purchase or just a subscription). Landing pages are suited to achieve just this.

Joint action needed to tackle problems of plastic waste
Speaking today ahead of the European Parliament vote on the Plastics directive, EuroCommerce Director-General Christian Verschueren warned that the directive needs to be implemented properly and to avoid distorting the Single Market:

Censorship machine takes over EU's internet
Today, on 26 March, the European Parliament voted in favour of adopting controversial upload filters (Article 13/17) as part of the copyright Directive. This votes comes after what was an intense campaign for human rights activists, with millions of signatures, calls, tweets and emails from concerned individuals, as well as Europe-wide protests.

International Ecommerce Strategies for Better Online Purchases Worldwide
Doing business globally has now become easier than before. With so many international ecommerce platforms ready to be utilized to develop your online store, it is hard to say that your business will not do well worldwide. But developing a website is one thing and knowing about the international market is another thing.

Changing Demographic Trends Make It More Important to Sell Value Than Price
What's the easiest way to steal away a client from the competition? The old answer used to be: Offer to do the same, or better work for less money. In 2019, the answer is a little more complicated.

How to increase your level of productivity
Whenever you embark on a project, you should set a target and a time frame.

Copyright Law Amendment Intended To Limit Industry Giants Is Actually Counter-Intuitive
When we speak about the internet, what comes to mind is that it is arguably the greatest invention of our time. Not only does it allow for the unprecedented sharing of information, it has become a beacon of sorts for the freedom of expression and a medium through which groups can organize and spread awareness on various social issues.

Financially Protecting your Business
There are many ways in which businesses can act to secure themselves from financial threats and this is something which most businesses will, in some way at least undertake during the course of their lifetime.

Inclusive Tourism - Where are We?
With 11 million people living with a disability in the UK alone (and 650 million people worldwide), it's about time the tourism industry stepped up and did something to quite literally open up a new world to those for whom a life of excitement and adventure might once have been impossible.

Should You Use Your Own Images or Stock Photos on Your Website?
Images are an important feature of any high performing website. They help to attract people to your online content and keep them engaged. However, this only happens if the images are of high quality and represent your brand well. No matter how great an image looks it's not going to work if it does not help to convey your message.

3 Important Things You Should be Looking for when Choosing a Forex Broker
Choosing the right forex broker is almost as essential as getting a solid education if you want to be successful trading currencies. Depending on the broker you choose, you could be severely limited with your trades, have issues with withdrawals and deposits, or even get swindled for your money in the worst cases.

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