May 1, 2020
Covid business changes

Website changes because of COVID-19?

There’s no question that many small businesses and organizations have had to pivot and make some organization and procedural changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Isolation and quaratining (is that a word?) have changed how MANY people do business. This results in these same entities having to make changes to their websites to reflect some message on the home page, or change other content and imagery to reflect those new processes. We love working with folks like that to see how their website can pivot with them, and allow them to continue (or maybe do a better job!) in their […]
February 15, 2020
Email Hosting

Emails from Amazoon

Yes, you saw that correctly!  Many spammers and malware issuers are purposely misspelling the domains that their emails come from.  This allows them to look KIND OF like a big name company such as UPS or Amazon, but obviously they’re not!  Unsuspecting users will just glance at the domain, and ignore the misspellings, assuming that the email MUST be from that big company, right?? Unfortunately, this is how viruses and spam processes are set in motion.  The general rule of thumb is that if something seems misspelled or strange in any way, it’s safer to delete that email immediately! It’s […]
December 15, 2019
PHP version 8

I’ve heard about websites built with WordPress. Is it right for me?

WordPress is a long tested Content Management System that drives about 40% of the world’s websites. It’s hugely flexible with many available editor programs, and many, many plugins to add functionality commonly seen on many big name websites. Truth be told, WordPress is probably one of the most targeted website platforms for hackers and malware!  Thankfully, the platform (and plugin) authors are constantly writing patches and fixes to block new vulnerabilities on a regular basis. To this end, it’s crucial that any WordPress website be updated just as regularly. If you don’t know what this involves, visit our Maintenance page! […]
November 13, 2019
Web Site Maintenance

You’ve got better things to do than mess with your website…

We’re sure there are many other things you’d rather be doing with your business day than messing with your website. Keeping your site up to date and secure impacts potential customer confidence (are you really serious about your business?) as well as your Search Engine ranking! Every site needs to have several things: Security hardening to prevent Malware / Hacking Regular backups in case your site needs to be restored after a failure! Regular updates to content to keep the site fresh for Google! Analytics so you know how the site is being visited, and from where! For one affordable […]