Domain names, hosting accounts, websites… oh my!
By Development Staff July 10, 2018

The Core Parts to Any Website There are 3 very common and core parts to any website. While each is needed to make any website actually work, they are still 3 individual parts that need attention. Website Files Hosting Account Domain Name In order to help better understand these, let’s attack them in order. Website […]

 
What Is GDPR And How Does It Apply To My Business?
By KB May 24, 2018

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR EU 2016/679), which replaces the European Union (EU) Data Protection Directive (known as Directive 95/46/EC), is a European privacy law. The aim of the GDPR is to strengthen data privacy and protection for individuals within the EU, both citizen and non-citizen, as well […]

 
Understanding Network Connectivity
By Development Staff September 18, 2017

Understanding Network Connectivity (or better said, How the internet connects us) Have you ever had an issue connecting to one website, when you can connect to others with no problem? Perhaps your own website is unavailable to you, while other see it just fine. Chances are you are dealing with a network connectivity issue. And […]

 
I’M A SMALL BUSINESS. WHY WOULD A HACKER TARGET US?
By KB January 9, 2017

“I’m just a small business.  Why would someone target me?” Usually, you are not the target. Hackers want to use your website as a vessel to plant malware that allows them to run an operation out of your website.  They could be spamming ads, adding pornography links, or phishing for information from others.  Nearly one-third of […]

 
My Site Just Launched… Why is it not yet in Google?
By Development Staff December 12, 2016

One of the most common questions asked right after a website launch is “why is it not listed in Google?” Learn why this may be the case, and steps you can take to remedy that…

 
Maintaining Your Website
By Development Staff August 9, 2016

Maintaining Your Website, and Why It Matters Back when the web first began, websites were written in a basic HTML code. Updates and edits to the website were mainly text and image related, and the nature of HTML prevented most hacking from being an issue. However, today, most websites are built on some sort of Content […]

 
How to Clear Your Cache
By KB March 8, 2016

Click here for instructions. Why do I need to clear or refresh my cache? Your browser has a folder in which certain items that have been downloaded are stored for future use. Graphic images (such as buttons and icons), photo’s, and even entire web pages are examples of items which are saved or cached. When […]

 
5 STEPS TO KEEPING YOUR SITE SECURE FROM HACKERS
By Support April 19, 2015

5 STEPS TO KEEPING YOUR SITE SECURE FROM HACKERS By Michael Butler • 4/13/15 • Big Head Web Host 1.  Keep Your Website Software Updated. If you are using WordPress (or any other CMS), and it is not already using the stable current version, take a minute to update. Out-of-date software is the leading cause […]