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    4 ANIMAL ACCOUNTS THAT ARE ROCKING INSTAGRAM

    Instagram is the Cara Delevingne of the app world: getting served first at every bar in town and sporting all the hippest clothes before you knew they were cool (like 70s flares –wear if you dare). Most major retail outlets have been sucking-up to Instagram,......

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    Social Media Superstars Wanted

    This job is now closed, but keep checking back as we are going to need more bums for those seats . . . I don’t want to blow my monkey’s own trumpet or owt but sometimes it’s hard to be humble. We’re growing crazy fast......

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    What Is A Sub Folder or File Path?

    What is a Sub Folder (AKA File Path)?   The file path (that is anything that comes after the .com / .co.uk, the TLD) is illustrative of where individual pages live in the file structure of your website. If you’re running Windows, you probably have......

what is a file path?

22 Jul What Is A Sub Folder or File Path?

What is a Sub Folder (AKA File Path)?   The file path (that is anything that comes after the .com / .co.uk, the TLD) is illustrative of where individual pages live in the file structure of your website. If you’re running Windows, you probably have 4 folders you...

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what is a sub domain?

22 Jul What Is A Sub Domain?

What is a Sub Domain?   You know that www. bit at the beginning of websites? As in, WWW.noisylittlemonkey.com that "www." is a subdomain of noisylittlemonkey. Using a www. subdomain has become a common convention when structuring web addresses. It isn’t necessary to have a subdomain at...

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what is a second level domain?

22 Jul What Is A Second Level Domain?

What is a Second Level Domain?   Domain names can be thought of like a folder structure with the parent folder on the right and each subsequent child folder to the left, each separated by a dot. We've talked about TLD (or Top Level Domain) here. The subordinate...

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what is a domain name?

22 Jul What Is A Domain Name?

What is a Domain Name?   A domain name is generally the name given to a website – doh!  It’s not technically 100% correct, but it’s how people generally use the term. For example – www.noisylittlemonkey.com – is widely considered to be our website’s domain name. Actually, only noisylittlemonkey.com...

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what is a url?

22 Jul Anatomy of a URL

When you're creating a website for the first time or redeveloping one your web developers and your SEO (if you're lucky enough to have a half decent one) will be talking about domain names, URLs, secure servers and all sorts of confusing stuff. This set...

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chrome extensions

21 Jul 17 Helpful Chrome Extensions

All day, every day us monkeys are busying away doing all the things, doing them all of the time online. We can be getting our social on or downloading all of the words to Excel (with the occasional break to watch Stars in Their Eyes with Matthew Kelly) to be frank,...

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what is http / https?

20 Jul what is http and https

 The Protocol (http or https)   The very first part of the URL indicates exactly how the resource should be accessed.  As a user, you usually don’t have to worry about this, but the programs on your computer do. Web pages use HyperText Transfer Protocol (http://) or...

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what is a top level domain?

20 Jul What Is A Top Level Domain (TLD)?

What is a TLD (Top Level Domain)?   Domain names can be thought of like a folder structure with the parent folder on the right and each subsequent child folder to the left, each separated by a dot. TLDs (stands for 'Top Level Domain') are right at the...

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