About Richard LeCount

Richard is the founder of USB Makers and oversees all business activities including marketing, customer service and business strategies.

USB Guide: Versions, Connections & Standards

As the name suggests, the Universal Serial Port or USB is a widely used standard implemented in a wide variety of hardware devices. In this piece, we’re discussing USB versions, connectors and standards from USB 1.0 to USB 4 – which is expected to land later this year, or, more likely, early in 2021. Origins [...]

March 30th, 2020|

USB Buyers Guide: Everything You Need to Know

Modern technological advancements are fantastic, cloud storage, in particular, is a highly convenient and safe way to store information. That said, the humble USB is a tried and true method of storing and transporting data. We think there’s undoubtedly still a place for it, even in an advancing technological society. In this blog, we’re [...]

March 18th, 2020|

How Many Times Can I Reuse My USB Flash Drive?

It’s a question, we’re often asked here, at USB Makers, “how many times can I reuse my USB flash drive?” USB drives are designed to be robust, resilient and incredibly powerful, which means they are more than capable of offering many years of loyal service, so long as you look after them properly. At [...]

February 5th, 2020|

Best Promotional Products for Universities

  According to statistics from Universities UK, during 2017-18 there were 2.34 million students studying in the UK at higher education institutions. If you think about these figures in terms of promotional reach, university students and faculty members offer massive potential for brand exposure, with branded products one of the best ways to expose [...]

January 15th, 2020|

How Does a Flash Drive Works and What’s Inside It?

USB drives are relatively simple devices on the outside; compact and easy to operate, which is why it’s so easy to forget that under the surface, they are packed with complex circuitry. In this piece, we’re going to explore how a USB flash drive is made and what internal components are used to operate [...]

December 12th, 2019|

7 Reasons to Send Out Free Promotional Gifts This Christmas

The goal of any business is to create stable, enduring relationships with clients and customers that mean they continue to return to your business time-after-time. SMEs can only thrive when their relationships with their customers is strong, so as a small business owner keeping your customers happy is absolutely imperative. Giving promotional gifts to [...]

December 4th, 2019|