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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…

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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…

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Why Do Most Web Hosting Providers And Resellers Recommend WordPress?

Posted by Alex HD on 14 10 2014. Comments Off on Why Do Most Web Hosting Providers And Resellers Recommend WordPress?

If you ask most web hosting providers about what their recommendation would be for a blogging platform or Content Management System for a website you will most probably hear WordPress as the first option. Day by day, the patronage for WordPress is on the rise, and with good reason too. This…

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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.  …

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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…

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Is It Worth Hiring A Content Writer For SEO? You Can DIY too

Posted by Alex HD on 07 10 2014. Comments Off on Is It Worth Hiring A Content Writer For SEO? You Can DIY too

Everyone knows the open secret of content being a key factor in SEO. Search Engines are looking for more content with the sweet words that you want to use for drawing visitors to your blog or website. Does Hiring a Content Writer really make a difference or should you do it…

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Is My WordPress Site Vulnerable To Hacking?

Posted by Alex HD on 02 10 2014. Comments Off on Is My WordPress Site Vulnerable To Hacking?

WordPress websites have always been a sweet target for hackers and script kiddies looking to have some fun at the cost of damaging and defacing websites. In July 2014 the popular plugin “MailPoet Newsletters” was exploited to cause damage to over 50,000 websites across the internet.  For a hacker, it…

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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…

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How WordPress Makes Friends With Search Engines. A Look At Google, Yahoo And Bing

Posted by Alex HD on 22 09 2014. Comments Off on How WordPress Makes Friends With Search Engines. A Look At Google, Yahoo And Bing

WordPress has always been the most preferred blogging platform and Content Management System on the internet. It does contain many out of the box features for making your website or blog easy for search engines to crawl and index. But there is a lot that can be improved too. This…

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Is Managed WordPress Hosting Worth The Money Or Can You DIY?

Posted by Alex HD on 16 09 2014. Comments Off on Is Managed WordPress Hosting Worth The Money Or Can You DIY?

WordPress websites require constant care and attention, especially when the site has a large number of daily visitors. “Managing” WordPress includes optimizing WordPress for Speed, Security, Efficiency, Fault Tolerance, Scalability and even Disaster Recovery. This means ensuring that the WordPress website is always available to visitors and there is minimum downtime.…

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