Articles by Timothy Shim

How to Build a Successful (IDX) Real Estate Website

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jul 26, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
The world is moving towards an entirely digital age and if you think your industry won’t be affected, think again. If you’re a real estate agent and have worked based on referrals, cold calls and othe…

Best Password Managers in 2021

  • Security
  • Updated Jul 06, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
With all the web services we use nowadays, each of us likely has over a hundred usernames and passwords. While you can get away with replicating your username, passwords should be unique. Remembering …

Best Shopify Alternatives in 2021

  • eCommerce
  • Updated Jul 03, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
There is no doubt that eCommerce has grown to become an unstoppable force. Global eCommerce sales hit a high of $4.2 trillion in 2020. With more people going online to shop, have you considered if you…

Best Antivirus / Firewall Software for Small Business

  • Security
  • Updated Jul 02, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
Businesses of all sizes are vulnerable to cyber threats ranging from ransomware to trojans and phishing attacks. While larger companies may withstand damage, any financial impact on small businesses c…

Best Video Hosting Solutions to Consider

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Jul 02, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
Videos have become increasingly important for communications, collaboration, and brand awareness. In fact, they have even become monetization channels today. The problem is that these media formats ar…

Surfshark Review

  • Web Tools
  • Updated May 28, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
Video Summary Pros: Why SurfShark is Recommended? 1. No Logging As I mentioned earlier, the first thing that made me take note of Surfshark was the BVI-base it works from. That bodes very well for the…

Canva Review: The Best Graphic Tool For Unskilled User

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Jul 02, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
Summary Introduction: What is Canva? Canva is yet another freemium online graphics tool that’s extremely simple to use and offers a mountain load of templates that can help you out. It’s supposed to b…

Sites Like Shutterstock: 8 Alternatives to Get Quality Images & Other Media

  • Online Business
  • Updated May 21, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
In the past, sourcing generic images or other media content may have been a challenge. Yet Shutterstock demonstrated how successful the endeavor could be, and others have quickly caught on. The proble…

10 Best Business Podcasts to Listen to in 2021

  • Online Business
  • Updated May 17, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
Business podcasts are an integral part of those who want to improve themselves in the business field. It makes it so much easier for multi-tasking, to listen and absorb business tips or listen to a st…

Best VPN for Hong Kong (Based on Connectivity Tests & Pricing)

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Jun 08, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
Hong Kong remains a famous tourist destination and is also a favored global financial center. However, visitors may have to rely on Virtual Private Network (VPN) services to get access to the websites…

8 Tips to Speed Up Your Website

  • Inbound Marketing
  • Updated May 03, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
Even if there’s nothing else that I’m certain about, one thing is for sure – you’ve encountered at least one painfully slow website in your life before. If that sounds familiar to you, let me pass on …

How Green Web Hosting Works (and Which Eco-Friendly Providers to Consider)

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated May 14, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
The Internet is far beyond its fledgling days and is growing exponentially at rates never seen before. User-generated content has evolved from what was plain text into multiple formats of multimedia i…

5 Alternatives to PayPal for Small Businesses & Online Stores

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jun 11, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
PayPal is a digital payments processing service that is available worldwide. For retailers, it helps them accept payments from customers for online sales. For others, it’s a convenient way to pay for …

Best Django Hosting: Where to Run Your Next Django Project?

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated May 04, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
About Django Django is a bit of an enigma because niche as it is, love for this framework seems to be torn between two interesting rivals – the United States and Russia. Still, there is a lot to…

Grammarly Review: Is It Worth Paying for This Grammar Checker?

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Mar 19, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
Grammarly Review Summary What I Liked About Grammarly 1. The Software is Available (Almost) Everywhere Grammarly isn’t just an online tool that allows you to upload a document to be checked. It offers…

15 Infrastructure Software as a Service (IaaS) Examples

  • Online Business
  • Updated Apr 15, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
What is IaaS? Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is another form of Cloud-based service. Essentially, it refers to the use of remote infrastructure based on subscription, This model allows users to ‘r…