Our Blog

Category: Security

Switching Your Website Development Team Without Risk

Posted by Alex HD on 19 10 2014. Comments Off on Switching Your Website Development Team Without Risk

A business owner is often faced with the dilemma of deciding whether changing his / her Software Vendor or Development Team will boost the efficiency and progress of the website thereby improving productivity of the business. Many of us have had to take the decision to axe the existing service provider and…

Continue Reading..

How to Create a Folder and Set Permissions in cPanel File Manager

Posted by Alex HD on 16 10 2014. Comments Off on How to Create a Folder and Set Permissions in cPanel File Manager

You may often want to create a folder or sub folder for your website files or may want to create an upload folder for images or media. This article explains how you can create a folder in cPanel File Manager and set the permissions of the folder so that your…

Continue Reading..

How Many Passwords Does A Web Hosting Client Need to Remember?

Posted by Alex HD on 09 10 2014. Comments Off on How Many Passwords Does A Web Hosting Client Need to Remember?

We often get clients who are overwhelmed with the amount of passwords they need to remember when setting up a hosting account. This article attempts to explain what each password is for and where it would be useful for you.  …

Continue Reading..

3 Ways To Determine If Your Website Is Becoming Popular

Posted by Alex HD on 08 10 2014. Comments Off on 3 Ways To Determine If Your Website Is Becoming Popular

Everyone knows that their ultimate aim is a popular website which will bring in money, fame and build a brand name. A newbie webmaster gets tons of feedback on what to do and how to gain popularity in Search Engines. Although the advice may not always lead to positive results, every…

Continue Reading..

Common Myths About SSL Certificates And Their Security

Posted by Alex HD on 23 09 2014. Comments Off on Common Myths About SSL Certificates And Their Security

SSL Certificates are becoming a popular trend for popular websites and blogs. Although there is more ignorance and hype being circulated about the whole web encryption system, webmasters and visitors feel psychologically more secure when they have an HTTPS URL. You may call it the placebo effect or overzealous security, but all in…

Continue Reading..

How The Softaculous Auto-Installer Enhances Your WordPress Experience With Newer Features

Posted by Alex HD on 11 09 2014. Comments Off on How The Softaculous Auto-Installer Enhances Your WordPress Experience With Newer Features

Softaculous is an Auto-Installer like Fantastico and Installatron. While WordPress is not included in its Free Scripts, the price for a paid version of Softaculous is about $2.5 per month. This is quite a small price to pay for the benefits that it will give you. This article deals with…

Continue Reading..

Common Myths About A Free WordPress.Com Account

Posted by Alex HD on 09 09 2014. Comments Off on Common Myths About A Free WordPress.Com Account

Is WordPress.com the ultimate solution for getting your website up for free? Most people think so. But is it a reality? In today’s competitive business world, having an online presence gives you a significant edge over your competition. That having been said, it may be quite expensive to have your…

Continue Reading..

Do You Need An SSL Certificate For Your WordPress Website?

Posted by Alex HD on 04 09 2014. Comments Off on Do You Need An SSL Certificate For Your WordPress Website?

SSL Certificates have been in vogue in the recent past, partially due to the high level of education on website security and PCI Compliance and also due to the fact that many people are ignorant about what it is and just want to go with the flow. Even webmasters who…

Continue Reading..

Simplifying WordPress Jargon: 5 Commonly Used Terms To Get You Started

Posted by Alex HD on 13 08 2014. Comments Off on Simplifying WordPress Jargon: 5 Commonly Used Terms To Get You Started

When you start out on a journey to identify whether WordPress.org is a good idea for a small business website, you will often encounter some technical terms and jargon which don’t make simple sense to the common man. This article takes a look at the explanations for some of those…

Continue Reading..

You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near … at line …

Posted by Alex HD on 05 08 2014. Comments Off on You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near … at line …

This error is often encountered on PHP MySQL content management systems when updating data or filling out a form for submission. It is also seen in Wordpress, Drupal, Joomla installations which have broken themes or plugins. Possible Causes You have a broken software or application. You will need to contact your programmer…

Continue Reading..