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Infographic – How to make the perfect password

Following the news last week that the Heartbleed bug was causing havoc online with companies including Mumsnet, Facebook and  Google all potentially hacked, we wanted to share this infographic which explains how to create the perfect password. A hat tip to WhoIsHostingThis? for creating the infographic.

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The Blagger’s Blog 11th April 2014

heartbleed

A weekly roundup of media news and talking points, sans effort     Thought for the Week “This is not the first defect of its kind and it certainly won’t be the last, but it is one of the more serious faults we’ve seen in recent internet history.“ James Lyne, global head of research at web security giant Sophos, talking to…

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Food PR: 5 top brands for 7 to 10 pieces of fruit and veg per day

Fruit-and-Veg

  As specialists in food PR and marketing we were naturally interested in the news that medical professionals now recommend consuming between seven and ten pieces of fruit and veg per day, rather than the previous prescription of five. Needless to say, it could well mean a packaging redesign for many products, and that’s just for starters; consider the increase…

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The Blagger’s Blog 4th April 2014

smog

A weekly roundup of media news and talking points, sans effort     Image credit (C) Luton Anderson Thought for the Week “I’m urging people just to have a little balance here. I cycled this morning and it seemed perfectly fine to me.” London Mayor Boris Johnson commenting on the smog currently settled over the British capital, as pollution levels…

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Nuts closes, so where next for lads mags?

Nuts-Magazine

With news this week that ‘lads’ magazine Nuts is set to close, anyone working in public relations, media or marketing is likely to be thinking one thing. Namely whether or not there is still a sector left in this end of the publishing game at all. The magazine lost 1/3 of its circulation (year on year) in the second half…

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