Author Archives: Brandon Gandy

Uber’s Power Play Fails: Minneapolis Drivers Triumph in Wage Battle

Uber Failure

In a landmark victory for drivers’ rights, a diverse coalition of Uber and Lyft drivers in Minneapolis has successfully secured a minimum pay rate despite fierce opposition from the rideshare giants. This triumph not only challenges the status quo in the gig economy but also raises critical questions about the future direction of worker protections […]

Elevate Your Online Presence with Brandon Builds Websites LLC

BrandonBuildsWebsites Custom Web Design

About Me My name is Brandon Gandy, and I am a passionate professional with a background in WordPress web design and graphic design. I hold a bachelor’s degree in Graphic Information Technology (full-stack web development) from Arizona State University. In 2008, I launched Brandon Builds Websites LLC, a venture dedicated to providing comprehensive web and […]

The Pitfalls of Drag-and-Drop Website Builders: A Closer Look at WIX, Shopify, and Custom Web Development

The Pitfalls of Drag-and-Drop Website Builders: A Closer Look at WIX, Shopify, and Custom Web Development

In the fast-paced world of online business, the choice of a website design platform can make or break your digital presence. Drag-and-drop website builders like WIX and Shopify have gained popularity for their promise of easy website creation, but there are inherent limitations that can impact your brand in the long run. In this blog […]

Unleashing the Power of Paid Social Media Marketing: A Shift from Traditional Advertising

In the ever-evolving landscape of advertising, businesses are increasingly turning to paid social media marketing as a powerful alternative to traditional print and television advertising. In this blog post, we will explore the reasons behind the growing preference for social media ads and shed light on the advantages they offer over their conventional counterparts. Precision […]

The Battle for App Store Control: European Developers Rebel Against Apple’s New Rules

In a dramatic turn of events, a battle for control is raging within the iPhones of Europe as Apple’s latest App Store rules face fierce resistance from local developers. While Apple’s purported aim was to ease its grip on the App Store, many developers argue that the new system only strengthens the tech giant’s control […]

Meta’s Oversight Board Calls for Urgent Revisions Following Biden Video Controversy

Meta's Oversight Board Calls for Urgent Revisions to Manipulated Media Policy Following Biden Video Controversy

In a recent decision, Meta’s Oversight Board addressed a manipulated video of President Joe Biden on Facebook, highlighting a concerning loophole in the company’s manipulated media policy. The quasi-judicial board emphasized the need for Meta to swiftly close this problematic gap in its policies, warning that it poses a threat to elections worldwide. The controversial […]

IBM’s Ultimatum: Return to the Office or Resign

IBM's Ultimatum: Return to the Office or Resign

In a bold move, IBM has issued an ultimatum to its US-based managers: return to the office immediately or face the possibility of leaving the company. The directive, outlined in an internal memo from senior vice president John Granger on January 16th, underscores the technology firm’s push to end remote work, a trend that has […]

Why A Facebook Page Isn’t Enough

Why A Facebook Page Isn't Enough

In the digital age, having a Facebook page for your business is undoubtedly a smart move. It provides a platform to connect with your audience, share updates, and build a community. However, relying solely on a Facebook page might not be enough to unlock the full potential of your online presence. In this blog post, […]

Unleashing the Power of a Custom Website: Beyond Social Media for Business Success

In the ever-evolving digital landscape, businesses are constantly seeking innovative ways to establish their online presence and connect with their target audience. While social media platforms undoubtedly play a crucial role in this endeavor, the importance of having a custom website cannot be overstated. In this blog post, we’ll explore the distinct advantages of having […]