June 19, 2024

Do I have to do code and plugin updates on my website?

We get this question fairly often in the web world.  While it’s a pain to have to deal with all this, it’s a real concern, and the basic answer is YES. New updates to code and plugins means that  code vulnerabilities have been discovered and your website needs to be protected against malware, hackers and old defunct functions! How do you know that your website is vulnerable? You can check with your webmaster, or if you don’t have one, we’re happy to check into it for you! If you notice your website has gotten super slow, or gives errors in […]
September 20, 2023

We’ve moved! But the beat goes on…

Lions Mane built a great presence in Seattle and the Puget Sound area for almost 20 years.  As markets and needs shift, so do the tides, and we shifted with it! We’re now based in San Francisco, California – and are continuing to service all of our amazing clients up north, but also looking to spread out into the Bay Area market and beyond.  We can continue to find and support clients all over the US, and even some internationally! If you have been looking for someone to help your website be or work better, or create a whole new […]
February 15, 2020

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 […]
October 1, 2019

How long does it take for your pages to load?

It’s a long standing rule that Google really likes websites whose pages load in two seconds or less.  2 seconds!  If a website’s pages take longer than that, not only does it impact customer confidence, but it can hurt SEO relevance as well. Reach out to us if your company or organization has a really slow site. We can host WordPress or even old-school HTML/PHP sites on our super-speedy platform and serve up your content lickety-split.  Ask how!