Mobile Friendly Affects Your Google Rank. How?

Google has been talking about their mobile-first indexing over the past year. There has been a lot of buzz around it as it is easily Google’s current most significant change. They have set out to make the world more mobile-friendly and reflect their technologies upon user behavior trends. It means that Google will soon look at the web from a completely mobile-first perspective. It will still rank desktop sites with justice, but their rankings will

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Password Management Sites. Is it Safe?

As our everyday lives become more digital, passwords are becoming essential—and as passwords become ever more important, more and more password management tools have appeared to help you keep track of them. But can online password management sites really keep all of your most important data safe or are they just one more way to expose yourself to identity theft and digital attacks? Password Problems Just about everyone has heard the tips for creating a good

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Why HTTPS is so IMPORTANT to Your Site?

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If you’re anything like me, there’s been a time in your life when you’ve asked, “What the heck is https?” What’s that extra “s” for? Well, it turns out that the “s” stands for “SSL,” which stands for Secure Sockets Layer -- the technology that encrypts your connection to a website, so that hackers can't intercept any of your data. The ‘S’ after HTTP stands for ‘secure’. This means this sensitive data is encrypted, making

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How to Increase Your PHP Memory Limit?

Sometimes while in development or production, we find that our software uses more memory than we ever expected. To keep things under control, PHP has default memory limits to avoid some runaway program from crashing your box. Luckily, it is extremely easy to change how much RAM we allocate toward a single PHP script. We can even let PHP use an infinite (or all that’s available, to be more precise) amount of memory. Really, there

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3 Reasons to Use Windows Hosting

There are many reasons you might pick a Windows-based server package. One of the most straightforward reasons someone might choose Windows is that Windows Server offers an excellent GUI. The GUI makes it easy for novice system admins to accomplish simple tasks quickly. Essential functions in Linux need to be done on the command line unless a GUI such a GNOME is installed which removes some of the resource/speed advantage running Linux gives you in

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Beware with FREE Hosting. Why?

In today’s economy, every business needs a website, and every website needs to be hosted somewhere. Web hosting is one of the most important parts of owning a business website, just like having a building to work in is one of the most important parts of owning a physical store. A wide variety of services offer the promise of free web hosting, but sometimes these can have unforeseen issues. Although the bottom line is important

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6 Benefits Using Managed Hosting

Definition about Managed Hosting Simply, managed hosting services minimize the amount of hands-on IT work that needs to be performed to keep a server running at peak performance. The hosting company will handle the hardware while you focus on your software. Don’t have the knowledge, staff, or time to manage a web server? Sign up for managed web hosting. Managed hosting used to be somewhat synonymous with dedicated hosting. Larger companies that can afford dedicated hosting decide if

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5 Important Tips for Your Ecommerce Site

E-commerce is a very competitive field because your rival is no more than a click away. If a customer doesn’t like your site, he simply looks for another e-commerce site to buy products from. If you want to gain more customers and attract attention, you want to make sure that your website is as usable and as customer-friendly as possible. It doesn’t matter if your prices are very low or you have the best products in the market because

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5 Error that You Can Find on WordPress

Most of the time your WordPress site will operate without issue. However, on occasion, you might run into an issue that’ll take your site offline, or make it very difficult to use. Although these issues can be frustrating, they are solvable most of the time. Whether you made an update that led to a theme conflict, or you’re experiencing a connection error, most of these problems can be quick fixes. Below we’ll examine some of

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5 Things You Need to Know About TLS and SSL

Online security is paramount to a website’s success. You’ve heard the buzzwords: online privacy, cybercrime, malware, phishing, censorship, DDoS attacks, and so on. These issues periodically pester online users, some more than others, of course. An essential to shielding yourself and your site against these security vulnerabilities is the end-to-end encryption of the communication data between computers (PC, phone, etc.) and web servers. We live in an increasingly digitally connected world, where the Transport Layer

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