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Meltdown and Spectre: New Intel CPU Vulnerabilities Discovered

Meltdown and Spectre: New Intel CPU Vulnerabilities Discovered

Until this week, Spectre was just the fictitious name of a secret organisation bent on world domination in a James Bond movie. Today, it is something far more real, though equally as sinister –a design flaw in Intel microprocessors that leaves any data in their memory vulnerable to malicious exploitation. Intel’s flaw means that applications, …

6 Tips for Creating a Highly Successful Ecommerce Business

6 Tips for Creating a Highly Successful Ecommerce Business

Thinking of setting up an eCommerce business? With software such as WordPress, it’s possible to build an eCommerce site and get it online in no time. However, while getting your website up and running is fairly easy, turning it into a long-term, successful business is much more challenging. In this post, we’ll show you six …

5 Signs Your Web Hosting is Holding You Back

5 Signs Your Web Hosting is Holding You Back

One of the biggest misconceptions about web hosting is that all hosting services are the same. Whilst it might seem like that from the way many hosting packages are advertised, there’s much more to consider than choosing a certain amount of disk space, RAM or bandwidth. For example, you should ask about the hardware being …

What to Look for in a Shared Hosting Package

What to Look for in a Shared Hosting Package

Shared hosting is the most affordable way to get your website online. However, whilst it’s cheaper than VPS, dedicated server and cloud hosting, that doesn’t mean you should accept bargain basement resources and features. Unfortunately, many people don’t fully understand what to look for when choosing a shared hosting package and can end up with …

How to Stop Your Website Getting a Google Penalty

How to Stop Your Website Getting a Google Penalty

Getting a Google penalty is one of the worst things that can happen to a website. It means your site will completely disappear from Google’s search results and your organic traffic will dry up. The only way back it to ensure your site meets all Google’s Quality Guidelines and then ask for a resubmission. Even …