Guide to SSL Certificates

Posted at August 6, 2015 at 8:57 pm by admin

With the web in an uproar over privacy and encryption, the newbie webmaster might get overwhelmed with all the acronyms, technical details and server configurations. Deciphering the content on popular wikis such as Wikipedia just makes it more frustrating when descriptions get too technical. Here is a breakdown of SSL, what it can do for you, why it's important and some simple steps to get your own website encrypted. What is SSL? SSL stands for "secured sockets layer." Whenever you prefix a Read More

What is IPV6?

Posted at August 1, 2015 at 3:54 pm by admin

When the Internet was defined, original creators used 32-bit (IPv4) addresses for each host in the cloud. The addresses allowed about 4.3 billion unique addresses. These addresses were the foundation of the TCP/IP protocol and communication over the Internet. Each address had to be unique for communication to succeed, but decades later the Internet has depleted its IP address pool. Recognizing the issue, engineers have introduced the new IPv6 address pool. How Computers Communicate on the Internet Before discussing the specifics of IPv6, it's important to understand how computers communicate Read More

Tips to Speed Up Your WordPress Website

Posted at July 29, 2015 at 7:10 am by admin

blog_speedup_wordpressA resourceful semantic publishing software, WordPress is packed with a great set of features with a focus on ease of use, better user experience, standards-compliance, easy customization, free content management system and is blessed with an active community. Not to mention, it is as free as in freedom. However, like with everything else, you have to take the bitter with the sweet. With a horde of benefits that WordPress comes with, it can be quite slow and shorn of correct precautionary measures, Read More

Is Your Website Footer A Missed Opportunity?

Posted at July 20, 2015 at 3:53 pm by admin

  A website design always includes a website footer, but many people consider the footer only suitable for disclaimers and cookie policy documents. But the footer can be a valuable part of a website if used correctly, so ask yourself if you have let your website footer become a missed opportunity.   Common website footer mistakes There are several mistakes that are made by many, including website designers, when it comes to the design of a website footer. These include including a copyright notice Read More

Dedicated Servers: 6TB Drives Now Available

Posted at July 13, 2015 at 8:04 pm by admin

1436835734_HardDrive Need to store a large amount of data? InterServer now offers 6TB Hard Drives as an available option for all dedicated servers. Upgrade from 250GB HD to 6TB for an additional $20 per month with your purchase of a new dedicated server. See all our dedicated server packages here: http://www.interserver.net/custom-managed-dedicated-servers.html