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Tips to ensure your website’s security.

Posted by Alex HD on 30 01 2012. Comments Off on Tips to ensure your website’s security.

Why should you have a secure website? A secure website helps you to: Gain and maintain the trust of the users. Prevent online theft of your information or resources. To prevent your website from spyware and adware programs, viruses, and other attacks with malicious intent. To prevent hackers to easily take control of your website. How…

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What is IMAP?

Posted by Alex HD on 15 01 2012. Comments Off on What is IMAP?

What is IMAP? IMAP stands for Internet Message Access Protocol. (the latest version is IMAP Version 4) IMAP allows you to always work with your mail live on the server. You can view just the heading and the sender of the letter and then decide whether to download the mail which will save…

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What is POP3?

Posted by Alex HD on 30 12 2011. Comments Off on What is POP3?

What is POP3? Post Office Protocol version 3 (POP3) is a standard mail protocol used to receive emails from a remote server to a local email client like Outlook or Thunderbird. POP3 allows you to download email messages on your local computer and read them even when you are offline. POP3 is a…

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What are databases?

Posted by Alex HD on 15 12 2011. Comments Off on What are databases?

What are databases? Databases are programs that are built to store and manage information about people (names, addresses, etc.) or things (quantities, status, locations, etc.). A single database is made up of multiple tables, in which the data is grouped. It is like an Excel workbook, with multiple sheets inside. Databases streamline the…

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How to prevent your email from being marked as a spam?

Posted by Alex HD on 30 11 2011. Comments Off on How to prevent your email from being marked as a spam?

The subject field of the email should be simple but not blank. Avoid using punctuation in your message subjects, particularly exclamation marks! Eg: SURPRISE!!!, “Fantastic deal!!!” Try to avoid using all capitalized words in the subject. Eg: Dont use the subject as PAYMENT DETAILS or DAILY REPORT. Where possible try not to use…

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What is Cloud Computing?

Posted by Alex HD on 15 11 2011. Comments Off on What is Cloud Computing?

The name cloud computing was inspired by the cloud symbol that is often used to represent the Internet in flowcharts and diagrams. The goal of cloud computing is to provide easy, scalable access to computing resources and IT services. Cloud computing is a general term for any service that provides computation, software,…

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6 interesting things to do with cPanel

Posted by Alex HD on 30 10 2011. Comments Off on 6 interesting things to do with cPanel

What is CPanel? CPanel (control Panel) is a graphical web-based control panel, designed to simplify administration of websites. The software is distributed by CPanel Inc. (https://www.cpanel.net) Commercial web hosting providers can use CPanel for a monthly license fee. End users can control everything from adding/removing email accounts to administering MySQL databases. Cpanel is the worlds…

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What is Phishing?

Posted by Alex HD on 15 10 2011. Comments Off on What is Phishing?

Phishing is a fraudulent attempt, usually made through email, to steal your personal information. The best way to protect yourself from phishing is to learn how to recognise a phishing site. Prevent Phishing: Phishing sites often try to scare you into submitting your username and password. A real     site will never force you or…

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Why should you have a website?

Posted by Alex HD on 30 09 2011. Comments Off on Why should you have a website?

Why should you have a website? To provide basic information that establishes credibility. To provide a map to your business location. Sometimes finding you is the hard part. To make business information available to customers and clients 24/7. To allow you to update your information as frequently or infrequently as you choose. Reduce costs by…

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Tips for designing mobile websites.

Posted by Alex HD on 15 09 2011. Comments Off on Tips for designing mobile websites.

Tips for designing mobile websites. Take the Mobile device into consideration. Make sure your site works on all phones. Keep in mind that the mobile user wants fast access to bite-sized content. Keeping it short and simple and focus on speed as functionality is more important than style; large images, flash animation and video…

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