It’s been a staggered start for Google+. First, membership was restricted to invite-only for a lucky few; next, personal pages were made available to everyone in June; and finally, after a tumultuous relationship, Google last week unveiled its brands and business pages.
AccountingWEB founder and “Prudent Surfer” Ben Heald this week published a blog examining the major shifts taking place in accountancy publishing. This is an extract of his thoughts.
The latest developments in the accountancy publishing industry are rather intriguing.
In her recent round of tax lectures, Rebecca Benneyworth warned that reforms to the penalty system brought in by the Finance Act 2011 have taken away two of the profession’s favourite s
Following recent recurring issues with banned members creating multiple accounts on AccountingWEB, we've made some small revisions to our procedures to help combat potentially malicious profiles from appearing on the site.
A leaked copy of EU internal market commissioner Michel Barnier’s audit reform law has ignited all the same old arguments. AccountingWEB editor John Stokdyk sets the scene for the debate that will follow when the law is officially unveiled next month.
David Cameron seems to have come back from holiday with a renewed determination to eliminate red tape. John Stokdyk reports on how this reforming zeal brought about the demise of one unpopular tax proposal.
Since recently joining the AccountingWEB team as Community Manager, I've been keeping an eye on the biggest trends and most popular queries among our members.
In a country where endurance sauna contests are the norm, it shouldn’t really come as a surprise that the latest craze to sweep Finland combines social media and earth diggers.
Our technical boffins have done most of the engineering and design work and are now planning the trickiest part of our overhaul - migrating a hundred thousand users and more even content items to the new database on Tuesday evening (2 August).
Head of community Jenny Ogden pulls back the curtain to reveal what has been going on behind the scenes to prepare the next version of AccountingWEB.co.uk. Having moved into the testing phase with our volunteer users, the wraps are almost ready to come off.