WordCamp Vancouver 2012 Recap

Last weekend, we (Canadian Cloud Hosting - www.cacloud.com) had the honour and pleasure of sponsoring WordCamp Vancouver 2012 at the platinum level and we really enjoyed supporting such a great group of local WordPress enthusiasts including developers, bloggers, college professors and connecting with everyone who stopped by our table or engaged with us on Twitter. If you stopped by to drop off a business card for our free raffle to win free hosting for a year but didn't hear from us, you can still benefit from being a participant. You can visit our site at www.cacloud.com and use our pr...
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Social Media Week Vancouver 2012: Engagement, Authenticity, and Content

It's the fall...and it's time to get social! About Social Media Week 2012 On September 24-28, 2012, the Socialized team brought us Social Media Week Vancouver for the second year in a row. Social Media Week Vancouver in 2011 was a great hit and this year, they once again delivered another jam packed schedule including insightful talks and panels covering anything from crisis management, storytelling, business blogging, social media strategies to a media conference featuring Gary Vaynerchuck, social CEO's and their practices, even the Dragon's Den summit and more. This fall, 13 differen...
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Canadian Cloud Hosting Sponsors WordCamp Vancouver and BuddyCamp Vancouver 2012

WordPress is a free and open source blogging platform used by millions of users across the globe and many organizations use it as their content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. The WordPress community is such a dynamic crowd and we’re excited to announce that this upcoming weekend through early next week, Canadian Cloud Hosting is sponsoring WordCamp Vancouver and BuddyCamp Vancouver. Bloggers of all levels and developers should consider attending these events. Both events are welcoming and even designers or other enthusiasts can participate if you want to learn more about WordP...
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Tourism Richmond Talks’ Recap: Why Taking Risk Pays Off

If you've been following our blog, you'll know that while we love informing and educating you about our exciting web hosting and IT solutions related products, we also enjoy sharing innovative, business tips for our tech savvy community. This time, we'll focus on the tourism (and food) community to switch things up. While this isn't an industry that we have blogged much about in the past, some key elements will relate to entrepreneurship, an area that we constantly monitor. Besides, we know that our customers touch endless industries and since tourism is one of them, this is relevant to them, ...
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Six Questions to Ask Yourself Before Starting a Business

Some of our community members are already business owners, and others might be thinking of starting their own business. We recently heard a local designer share her own personal story on how she got started with her own business and the discussion surrounded six main questions that you should ask yourself before jumping in. In this article, we're sharing her thought process and how it's helped her along the way, hoping that you'll find some takeaways yourself. Six Questions to Ask Yourself Before Starting a Business 1. Why am I doing this? Have a good reason. In her case, providing a s...
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