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Tips To Prevent Failed Backups Of Your Website

Posted by Alex HD on 20 03 2015. Comments Off on Tips To Prevent Failed Backups Of Your Website

Most of us keep regular backups of all our important data, especially which is on the internet. Websites should also be backed up regularly as a safety measure in case of a disaster and also as a version tracking mechanism. This ensures that in the event of our website being hacked…

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A Simple Explanation Of What Big Data Is

Posted by Alex HD on 05 02 2015. Comments Off on A Simple Explanation Of What Big Data Is

Big Data has become a new buzz word in the IT industry. Everyone is talking about it and repeatedly using it to impress others, even if they themselves don’t really know what it means. Big Data is often used out of context and more as a marketing gimmick. This article…

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Please forward this to your CEO, because this is urgent. Thanks – Suspicious Mail

Posted by Alex HD on 09 01 2015. Comments Off on Please forward this to your CEO, because this is urgent. Thanks – Suspicious Mail

We often receive mails from our clients regarding a suspicious mail which was received by them from some Chinese company called Asia Registry or something similar which sounds authoritative. This article aims to clarify what this mail is about and why you should not respond to it and treat it…

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Web Hosting Account Cleanup For The Christmas Season

Posted by Alex HD on 08 12 2014. Comments Off on Web Hosting Account Cleanup For The Christmas Season

Ever heard of spring cleaning during the winter? There’s no better time to do some maintenance and keep an eye on your web hosting account, than the Christmas season. With a string of holidays at your disposal and lots of time to spare, it makes most sense dedicating a bit…

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Do You Need To Take Care Of A Website Hosting Account?

Posted by Alex HD on 02 12 2014. Comments Off on Do You Need To Take Care Of A Website Hosting Account?

Setting up a website is become easier day-by-day. Whether it is paying for hosting or buying a template or installing a CMS, everything now requires just a couple of clicks. However, there are some things which are unavoidable and must be followed as a set of best practices to keep…

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Are There Any Hidden Costs In Web Hosting?

Posted by Alex HD on 02 12 2014. Comments Off on Are There Any Hidden Costs In Web Hosting?

If you are out to buy web hosting, you are sure to be confused by the varied spectrum of features and pricing offered by hosting providers around the world. You are sure to wonder whether there any hidden costs or fine print fees which you should be aware of. Although most…

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Why Your Web Hosting Account Is More Important Than Your Internet Banking Account

Posted by Alex HD on 01 12 2014. Comments Off on Why Your Web Hosting Account Is More Important Than Your Internet Banking Account

We often neglect securing devices and services which don’t result in a direct loss of money to us. We take them for granted and live in hope that they will never get compromised, or better still, we may live in a false sense of security that those devices or services…

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Does Your Web Hosting Provider Take Backups Of Your Data?

Posted by Alex HD on 31 10 2014. Comments Off on Does Your Web Hosting Provider Take Backups Of Your Data?

While most web hosting providers clearly mention that data backups of the hosting account is the responsibility of the client, some providers prefer to keep mum about backups, until a disaster strikes. When you subscribe to a web hosting account, you are primarily paying only for the space used for hosting your…

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