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Written on 28 April, 2014 by Verity Meagher

Online collaboration tools: Improving how small businesses work Are collaboration tools really important in today's workforce? The short answer is yes! From improving communication to refining your tracking processes, the benefits are many. Discover how investing in online collaboration tools could boost your business. Collaboration tools such as Basecamp, 5pm and Huddle are becoming an integral part of... Read more
Categories: Small Business, Web Hosting | Tags: email, email hosting

Written on 10 April, 2014 by Jonathan Gleeson

Are you vulnerable to Heartbleed? New security vulnerabilities are an ongoing concern across all applications and services. The latest one, the so-called "Heartbleed" Bug in the OpenSSL cryptographic library, is especially concerning for anyone interacting with the internet ie. everyone. The OpenSSL cryptographic library is widely deployed to power Secure-Socket Layer (SSL) and Transport Layer Security (TLS),... Read more
Categories: Web Hosting | Tags: security, small business

Written on 18 March, 2014 by Verity Meagher

VPS 101: Everything you need to know A virtual private server (VPS) is a way of hosting your website that’s halfway between shared and dedicated hosting. It is created on a shared server with partitions, so it has its own storage space and bandwidth, which means that although your site sits on the same server as others,... Read more
Categories: Web Hosting | Tags: small business

Written on 17 February, 2014 by Verity Meagher

Web hosting plans: Five terms you should know The potential benefits of web hosting can be massive for your business – easy expansion, reliable services, security features – so choosing the right package is vital. Get a firm handle on some of the key concepts to make sure you get the hosting service that’s right for you.  Shared... Read more
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Written on 13 February, 2014 by Georgia Leaker

Turning email contacts into clients If you're still running your business from a free webmail account, like Gmail or Hotmail, you might be alienating customers who think your email is a dubious set up by a hacker trying to obtain customer information. This might not seem fair, but is the reality of the internet nowadays.... Read more
Categories: Email Marketing, Web Hosting | Tags: email hosting, webmail

Written on 18 November, 2013 by Georgia Leaker

Do I need website security? Did you know that over 9500 websites are hacked every day? Hackers and spammers either force entry into your secure web-server or sneak in through out-of-date software, bad permissions and poorly written code. Then, they insert infected code into the back end of your website. This can cause issues for... Read more
Categories: Security, Web Design & Content, Web Hosting | Tags: hacked, security

Written on 04 October, 2013 by Verity Meagher

How to choose the right business email provider Communication is key in all business, and never more so than today. Whether you’re a new, small or established business, a hosted email provider can bring your organisation great benefits in flexibility, scaling and support – as long as you choose the right one. Business Email Providers Here are the... Read more
Categories: Email Marketing, Web Hosting | Tags: email hosting

Written on 27 September, 2013 by Karen Lim-Sam

Choosing the right SSL certificates for your website Any website with a login or e-commerce facilities needs to be secure, but what do you really know about SSL certificates? Your site’s SSL certificate gives you security and user trust, but not every SSL is created equal – so how do you know which is right for you? SSL... Read more
Categories: Web Design & Content, Web Hosting | Tags: ssl

Written on 21 August, 2013 by Verity Meagher

Eight rules for choosing a web host In today’s world of quick turnarounds and 24/7 shopping, your website is one of your most crucial interfaces with customers. When it’s not available, you risk losing money, business and your reputation. Web hosting providers Picking the right web host can go a long way towards mitigating that risk. Here... Read more
Categories: Domains, Marketing, Web Hosting | Tags: web hosting

Written on 29 July, 2013 by Uyen Vu

Five key points to consider when choosing cloud hosting Cloud hosting is fast, reliable and secure, leading to improved business productivity and efficiency. Swapping your regular server for cloud-based hosting can help you adopt an agile approach to your online enterprise and pave the way for serious growth. Cloud Hosting Make sure you do your research before you get... Read more
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