My wife won’t mind me saying that she’s a bit of a late adopter of technology. Her knowledge of computers is basic (but sufficient for her needs) and she gets frustrated when she can’t figure out how things work. She, like me however, would not dream of using the Yellow Pages to look for a business or service. It hits our doormat once a year and goes directly into the recycling only pausing briefly to lose its plastic cover.
For many years now, the Internet has no longer been the place where just the kids hang out.
Hell, I’m almost 56 and I’ve been using it for 15 years easily.
Many surveys say that half of American small businesses don’t have a web site.
There is no reason to suggest that this is not any different elsewhere in the world. [Read more…]