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Online Brand Reputation

online brand reputation

Your online presence – from website to app to social media accounts – is the ultimate extension of your business. It’s your 24/7 sales person, an order taker, and a customer
experience manager. It’s one of the first interactions your customers have with your brand. And it’s an excellent way to build customer loyalty and brand equity.

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The Death of HTTP?

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For many small businesses setting up or reviewing their web hosting solutions, SSL certificates aren’t always a priority. However, that may be about to change.

Recently, Chrome has announced that with the latest release of their browser, they will start to crack down on insecure sites from January next year. This means that any HTTP site will display a ‘Not Secure’ message in the address bar before the website URL.

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How Do I Setup a Website?

How do I start a website?

So you have a new business, store or blog you want to take online, but you’re not sure where to start. How do I setup a website? This can be daunting, particularly if you don’t have a technical background. However, it doesn’t have to be hard or expensive as we’ll show you in this article, guiding you through the process of getting a website up and running. 

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Should I Upgrade from a Shared Hosting Plan to VPS?

Shared versus VPS

This is a common question among website owners. It’s not surprising really, because many small businesses start their website on a shared hosting plan before upgrading to other plans.

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Navigating the Cloud

Navigating the cloud

The Cloud has been around for a while now, and if your business isn’t there already, the chances are you’re looking – or know you should be looking – into the cost benefits...

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9 Simple Ways to Increase Conversions by Improving Load Speed

Conversion optimisation

Ecommerce sites have moved forward fast over the last decade. Gone are the days when shopping on an ecommerce site was a Herculean task, requiring patience, and no small amount of courage to click the “Buy” button. Thanks to superfast internet, enhanced security protocols and improved ecommerce platforms, designing sites that are fast, easily accessible and jam-packed with functionality is a lot easier than it used to be. Usability has become the watch word, and chief amongst the factors that have emerged as a result is website load speed.

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What is a DDoS?

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More than 2000 DDoS attacks are observed worldwide on a daily basis, with more than 1/3 of all downtime incidents attributed to these attacks. But what are they?

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Need for Speed: Increase Your Website Conversion Rate


47% of consumers expect a website to load in less than 2 seconds, and 40% will abandon a page that takes longer than 3 seconds! In a matter of seconds, you could be losing over a third of potential customers

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Which server is right for you?

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Not all servers are created equally, and one of the most common questions we hear is "what's the difference between a Virtual Private Server(VPS) and a Virtual Machine(VM)?". The basic difference is the way that user accounts are allocated resources, and therefore the performance and reliability you can expect from your server.

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