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5 Essential Website Security Tricks

Hackers devote their lives to breaking your website. They often have more time to devote to discovering flaws in your website than you have time to devote to building your website! While there is always going to be some risk of being hacked when you have a popular website, there are some important steps you…

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Don’t Get Hacked: Web Hosting Security Essentials

Even with the best security on your website, you can still get hacked or compromised. While it’s essential to constantly update and scan your computer and server, there is always a risk, especially when using a shared hosting company. Keeping a secure network requires effort from you and your Web hosting company. It’s easy to…

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How to Avoid Catastrophe With Website Backups

Backing up your website regularly is an important protective measure. While it might seem like an unlikely scenario, there are many things that can go wrong on your web server to result in the total loss of your site’s data. From malware to hard disk failures to simple mistakes in server maintenance, your business website…

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What to Do If Your Website Gets Hacked

Websites get hacked every day – it cannot always be stopped.  Hackers use a number of sophisticated methods to access websites and they are Always trying.  If your website does become victim, it is important to know now only what to do but to also do it quickly. How Do I Tell If I’ve Been…

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PLEASE, Update Your Website

Taking care of your website is like taking care of a pet. You need to tend to it regularly, and shouldn’t commit to one unless you are willing to do that. One of the most impotrant requirements of website maintenance is simply updating your site refularly. Keeping your software up to date closes weaknesses and…

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Internet Security – Password Do’s and Don’ts

It requires powerful tools to keep your website safe, but proper password management will also make a huge difference. It’s incredibly easy to learn good habits for password management and can save you many headaches down the road. Here are the basic do’s and don’ts of password management. NEVER use personal details and information for…

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The Tools You Need for a Secure Website

A surprising number of websites are lacking proper security. Website security tools should be a standard component on any website, especially when you are handling personal, financial or other sensitive user data. Even if you just have a small website, when you’re handling customer data, you are a target for hackers. Without appropriate security, your…

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How Plugins Can Compromise Your Website Security

WordPress plugins can be incredibly helpful when it comes to launching your WordPress website. Plugins allow you to do all kinds of useful and functional things that would otherwise require a lot of programming. However, you need to make sure that you’re careful when choosing the plugins that you use on your website, as they…

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Is Your Website a Ticking Time Bomb?

Many businesses never even think about it until it happens, but the consequences can be terrible. All of a sudden your website goes down. It has been hacked and now all of your customer’s information has been compromised. Hackers have made quick work of ripping off the personal data that you have stored and sold…

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