Welcome to Circlo

Circlo was launched in 2020 by Oliver Dale, founder at Kooc Media Ltd. Kooc Media is an online publishing company which operates websites in a number of different niches with a focus on finance and technology.

Circlo started life as far back as 2011 as Themefurnace.com, a website which sold WordPress products aimed at business owners. As the market changed we decided to move away from selling our own products and focus on bringing indepth knowledge of online business and eCommerce to the thousands of new startups who are entering the realm of online selling.

Oliver has decades of experience in online publishing and eCommerce and in that time has started and sold many different ventures. He has worked with multiple companies in physical eCommerce and also digital sales. He is well versed in working with suppliers in China, selling on Amazon and eBay as well as the main eCommerce platforms – WooCommerce, Shopify and Magento.

Circlo brings together all this experience with the aim of guiding you though this booming market, we will be providing the latest news and also testing and reviewing all the software and platforms which help you to sell online.

As more people find themselves working from home and participating in the gig economy, there has never been a better time to get involved in eCommerce. Whether you are a one-person team who wishes to supplement their income or a larger corporation which sells exclusively online, you will find our no-nonsense approach and focus on high quality information will help you along the way.

Circlo’s parent company is Kooc Media Ltd. An online media company based in Manchester, UK. Company No.05695741

International House,  61 Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 3HZ, UK / hello@circlo.io / Contact Us

Meet The Team

Oliver Dale is Editor-in-Chief of Circlo and founder of Kooc Media Ltd, A UK-Based Online Publishing company. A Technology Entrepreneur with over 15 years of professional experience in Investing and UK Business.His writing has been quoted by Nasdaq, Dow Jones, Investopedia, The New Yorker, Forbes, Techcrunch & More.

Oliver oversees the day to day running of the website & publication of our articles.


Nicholas is an experienced technology Journalist who has written for a number of prominent online publications. He was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He has traveled extensively, lived in Uruguay for many years, and currently resides in the Far East. His writing can be found all over the web, with special emphasis placed on realistic development, and the next generation of human technology.


Based in the UK, Jimmy is an economic researcher with outstanding hands-on and heads-on experience in Macroeconomic finance analysis, forecasting and planning.He has honed his skills having worked cross-continental as a finance analyst, which gives him inter-cultural experience.He has a strong passion for regulation and macroeconomic trends as it allows him to peek under the global bonnet to see how the world works.


Kane holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Finance, a Master’s Degree in Financial Investigation and he is currently engaged in a Doctorate – researching financial crime in the virtual economy.

With a keen passion for research, he currently writes for a variety of publications within the Technology and Financial industries.

Kane is our review specialist, capable of analyzing companies and products & breaking down their offerings in a clear & concise manner for the Circlo readers.


Editorial Policy

Circlo adheres to the strictest journalistic policies, we have a commitment to providing fair and unbiased reporting in all of our news coverage. Our journalists are required to fact-check each article before it is published and provide sources for quotes and statistics.

Each article is checked by an editor with expertise in that area before publication and our guides are regularly checked and updated where necessary to ensure our information is always accurate.

We create a lot of our own graphics and illustrations but where we use existing images our writers are required to obtain assets which are within the public domain and link to the source of any images used.

We have the goal of becoming the number one, trusted and respected authority on news and information about eCommerce and website building.

Advertising Policy

Circlo does not accept advertising at this time. If in future we decide to accept advertising, we will clearly mark it as such and advertisers will never affect our content or designate the direction of the site.

We do use some affiliate programs where appropriate, Certain companies offer an affiliate program where they may pay a small commission for any new customers we send their way.

Circlo is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com

We practice responsible affiliate linking and would not link to a site just to earn commissions and these payments do not affect our editorial policy in any way. If there is no affiliate program in place we will still link to any site where appropriate in our coverage.

These commissions that we earn do not cost you anything extra, and in some cases will actual offer you a better deal by using our link.

We do not see any of your personal details such as email addresses, payment information etc, just that we referred someone to the company.

If you have any questions, please contact us where we will be happy to help.

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