The Ian Scott Group

Bringing Business & Solutions Together

Canada: 26 First Avenue
Orangeville, ON L9W 1H8
(519) 940-3504
Europe: +30 690 600 3137
(Athens, Greece)

Personal Coaching With Heike Bronson

Some months ago, we received an email asking if we could help with a bit of a redesign with an existing website, as well as some additional features. Admittedly, we’d never worked with a client in the niche of “personal life coaching” before, and it was a lot of fun to envision what Ms Bronson…

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A Little Promo For Suns Of Stone

I love music – and often you’ll find a wide variety of it playing in my office here in Orangeville – everything from Blues to Classic Rock, to Baroque, Irish folk and pipes and drums. So of course I’m very happy to see a love of music passed on down to my sons. At least…

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WordPress Security Update

A couple of days ago, WordPress released a security and bug fix update. The announcement stated that all versions of WordPress up to and including Version 4.4 are affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability. Such a vulnerability could allow an attacker to get access to your WordPress installation and then of course, do other nasty…

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Happy New Year!

With almost a week into the new year of 2016, we’d like to wish all of our clients and visitors all the best in the coming year. Time flies and it’s hard to believe looking back, that we’re now into our 19th year of providing Internet development and marketing services. Much has certainly changed and…

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Happy Thanksgiving To Our American Clients

In Canada, the Thanksgiving Holiday falls on the second Monday of October, and this has on the past, been a reason for some confusion between Canadians and Americans. We’ve already had our Holiday to give thanks, and are starting to look forward to Christmas, while in the US, “Black Friday” is the day when Christmas…

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Reputation Management, Social Media & SEO

Some of the differences between reputation management, social meda promotion, and search engine optimization… and how they can be tied in together: Introduction The internet today has evolved into the #1 marketing and business development platform. Almost no business can grow and succeed without a strong internet presence in their market. Even small businesses such…

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Welcoming A New Client – Premier Safety Training

Several weeks ago, we were contacted by a business owner who was wondering if we’d take a look at the search optimization of their website. Of course, SEO is one of our services and many websites badly need improved SEO, both on-site and off-site. Generally speaking, we want to focus first on the on-site optimization…

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New Site Launch – Miedema’s

Last week, we were happy and proud to launch the new website of Miedema’s Auto Sales, a great used car dealer here in Orangeville, ON. We’ve had an association with this auto dealer since 2009, and it’s been a pleasure to work with them. Recently, the management of Miedema’s approached us about building their business…

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Dangers Of WordPress Auto Updates

WordPress is a wonderful platform to develop websites on and has many benefits, both from a developmental point of view and as a content management system. It’s one of our favourite platforms to work with although it needs tweaking “straight out of the box.” One of the things that makes WordPress great is the ability…

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Why You Need Social Media & Local Marketing

While the principles of business have not changed, our ways of doing business including getting and retaining new customers certainly have changed over the years. While there are some businesses that have been able to survive and prosper without having much of an online presence, it is likely that in the coming few years, this…

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