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Around The Web: Christmas Holiday Indigestion

If you’ve ever wondered whether online reviews can help your business, the short and obvious answer is yes. How much do they affect things? Well, that’s a bit harder to judge. Until now. In this weekly review article, HammaJack’s co-founder, Ian Hammond summarises a few important articles from around the web.

Comparing WordPress And Other CMSs

A question we get asked a lot is “why should we use a Squarespace or Hubspot as a CMS when WordPress allows us to do everything and is cheaper”. It’s a good question, and the answer is, while WordPress has a low barrier to entry and a lot of choices, in the end that very choice means you’ll end up with a monster of a site that is full of band-aid solutions and “temporary code” that will make management untenable.

What Is The Difference Between SEM and SEO?

Ever wondered what’s the difference between Search Engine Optimisation and Search Engine Marketing?

The easy, and short answer is: SEO is free you don’t have to pay for SEO and you do for SEM. The long answer is a little more complicated (always is!), however, despite having similar features, they have completely different strategies and approaches. HammaJack’s Ian Hammond has tried to outline a few of the key differences in this article.

How To Do Your Team’s First Backlog Refinement

Just like there is more than one way to skin a cat, there is more than one way to start a Scrum-based project. One way we like is to start with a hybrid backlog refinement that kicks off the project and the first sprint all at once. In this article, HammaJack co-founder, Jacob Moran, outlines some of the things he likes to cover.

Getting up to speed with R U OK?’s Data

We have worked with the Australian charity R U OK? Who have over 500,000 unique site visitors a year. We sat with them to understand the various aspects of their business and attribute values to these actions. For R U OK?, being a charity, most of the actions taken on site attract a nominal value