“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 […]
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…
When I read the sub-header in Time magazine, it made me cringe. “They’re turning the web into a cesspool of aggression and violence. What watching them is doing to the rest of us may be even worse.” Who are they? Could I be violated someway by their actions? Then, I read on and they are Internet […]
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 […]
SSL and https are related to security and encryption of data on your website, and with security becoming more and more important everyday, it has some significant meaning to you as a website owner. Learn more about how this impacts you and why you should care…
Email is an important part of owning and running a website, and often times changes to hosting or DNS records for a website can have a big impact on email deliverability, so it is important to know how email works… at least on a basic level. Learn more about how email works, and what to expect if you change hosting services…
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 […]
Database Backups This How To post is designed to help you understand how to safely create a backup of your website database through your hosting control panel. NOTE: Please use caution while following this How To Tutorial. Follow the steps very carefully as making changes in the database can cause major issues with any associated website if not done correctly! […]
Learn how to perform software backups from within your hosting control panel.
Learn how to update your WordPress based website to help keep your website up to date and secure.