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March 26, 2018
Can't Login to WordPress Admin

Found yourself unable to login to WordPress? Fear not, in this video we will walk you through the process of resetting a password for a WordPress login. If you have any question regarding this video please feel free to Tweet at us. Transcript 100:00:00,0 --> 00:00:09,0Can't login 🙁 200:00:10,280 --> 00:00:20,280Download Adminer from 300:00:20,480 […]

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March 16, 2018
What is a Cloud Server and What Factors Affect Performance?

What is a Cloud Server? A Cloud server is server software that runs in a virtualised environment. Where instead of having one physical server to host websites or web applications for one company or individual. A cloud server is a virtual server that runs with other virtual servers on one or more physical machines managed […]

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March 7, 2018
Top 5 Free WordPress Plugins

Why do I need plugins? WordPress is a CMS (Content Management System) that is versatile in the way that it allows users to completely customise the CMS to any way that the user wants their site to function. One of the ways that WordPress does this is through the use of plugins, so here is a […]

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March 2, 2018
23,000 HTTPS certificates to become invalid

What happened? 23,000 HTTPS certificates as of the 1st of March 2018 are to become invalid within 24 hours. What is an SSL certificate? What is an SSL certificate and why you should have an authorised SSL certificate? Why has this happened? Trustico, an SSL certificate provider, had compromised the security of these SSL certificates […]

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February 28, 2018
Google Chrome - How to Diagnose Extensions

Step 1 Click the three dots in the top right of the browser window next to the account button. Step 2 A new window will open named "Extensions". Turn all active extensions off (Moving slider to the left hand side) Step 3 Proceed to the website you are experiencing issues, and refresh the page. If […]

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February 19, 2018
Page Speed Is Now a Google Ranking Factor on Mobile

Starting July 2018 Google will start to use page speed as a SERP ranking factor. Despite Google using page speed as a ranking factor for a long time in the past on desktop searches, page speed on mobile was not a ranking factor, but Google stated on the 17th January 2018 that they intend to […]

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February 14, 2018
July 2018 Chrome will show a “NOT SECURE” warning for HTTP sites

What is a HTTP and HTTPS connection? HTTP stands for HyperText Transfer Protocol and is the way how data is sent from the user's browser to the server where the website is hosted and vice versa. HTTPS stands for HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure and works similarly to HTTP, but like the name suggests, transfers data in […]

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January 28, 2018
Microsoft Edge - How to Diagnose Extensions

Step 1 Click the hamburger menu in the top right of the browser window next to the add-on's button Step 2 A new window will open named "Manage Your Extensions". Turn all active extensions off (Click the ellipsis next to a plugin, and on the drop down click disable). Step 3 Proceed to the website […]

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December 11, 2017
What does Geo-targeting mean?

Geo-targeting or geotargeting is the practice of providing differing content tailored to a user's needs based upon where the user is geographically located. There are a few ways of providing geo-targeting to a user: By choice geo-targeting Automated geo-targeting By choice geo-targeting is when a user visits a site they are not immediately given the […]

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