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What is the standard UK business card size?

We often get asked this question, and it does vary between different printing companies and even countries! In most cases a standard business card in the UK and from O'Brien Media (unless otherwise requested) is sized at 85 mm wide x 55 mm high (see diagram below). This size is almost the same as a regular credit or debit card – meaning it will easily fit into a wallet or purse. Business...
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Instagram unveils new tools to increase safety & access to information

Instagram, the Facebook-owned photo-sharing app, is introducing three new features designed to provide more transparency and security to its users. The plan includes the introduction of a new section, "About this Account", which will provide more details about accounts with large follower counts. Access to the blue badge verification process is also on the cards for all users, and Instagram is...
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Facebook is making changes to discourage misuse of personal accounts

Facebook is making a number of changes to their platform to discourage misuse of personal accounts and improve their ecosystem. Here's how the changes impact social media management tools and your use of Facebook for your business: Facebook Profiles: From the 31st July you will no longer be able to post to personal Facebook Profiles using social media management tools and Facebook are cracking...
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New version of Website Resource Monitor available for hosted WordPress websites

We're rolling out a new improved version of our Website Resource Monitor plugin for WordPress websites hosted on our servers. The latest version allows you to view up-to-date information on your website's disk space, database, and memory usage requirements from your WordPress dashboard (no more needing to log into Client Connect to check your usage!). We've even added a graphical indicator...
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Microsoft are rolling-out the Microsoft 365 Admin Centre

Microsoft  are introducing the all new Microsoft 365 Admin Centre. This is available to Targeted Release users now and will be available to all Office 365 users by the end of July. To use the new Microsoft 365 admin center now, just follow the steps below to enable the new Microsoft 365 Admin Centre for your organization. Admins previously using the Office 365 admin center to manage Office 365...
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Highlighting the little known flag of Wiltshire to mark Wiltshire Day

To mark Wiltshire Day we decided to highlight the little known flag of the county, featuring the Great Bustard. The flag for Wiltshire has been flying proudly at County Hall in Wiltshire's capital town of Trowbridge from Tuesday 5th June 2007. Designed by flag enthusiast Mike Prior from Trowbridge, it uses the Great Bustard as its centrepiece. The Great Bustard featured on the original Council...
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O’Brien Media has (you guessed it) a new Privacy Policy

I'll keep this short, as you've probably already received no less than 50 of these privacy policy update notifications in the last week alone. We've updated our Privacy Policy, effective May 24, 2018. These changes were made primarily in preparation for the EU's new data privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Nothing is changing about how your information is processed....
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