Making the most of your content with repurposing

2019-11-14T16:48:56+00:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: IT Support|Tags: , , , |

Making the most of your content with repurposing With many people’s focus turning to reusing and recycling their belongings to save the earth, it’s worth remembering that those philosophies have lots of other applications too, such as managing your content. Given how much time, energy and resources you have no doubt ploughed into creating [...]

Recovering from a hacking attack on your website

2018-12-24T09:13:07+00:00December 24th, 2018|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , , |

Recovering from a hacking attack on your website Hacking attacks are one of the harsh realities of life. While you should, of course, aim to prevent them from happening in the first place, it’s also strongly recommended to have a recovery plan in place in case hackers do get past your security. Here is [...]

An important update to WordPress: GDPR and privacy

2018-07-03T15:37:20+00:00June 20th, 2018|Categories: Compliance|Tags: , , , , |

An important update to WordPress: GDPR and privacy The latest WordPress release (4.9.6) is described as a privacy and maintenance release. Looking at the details of the release, the emphasis is clearly on the privacy and, basically, getting ready for GDPR. Here is a summary of the changes and what they mean: [...]

Do you need to resubscribe your email list members to comply with GDPR?

2018-06-14T17:18:54+00:00June 14th, 2018|Categories: Compliance|Tags: , , , |

Do you need to resubscribe your email list members to comply with GDPR? Chances are, your email inbox has been full of companies you have long since forgotten about, pleading with you to resubscribe to their email list in advance of the introduction of GDPR later this month. And while, as a consumer, this [...]

Safe browsing: the primer you need for online security

2018-03-23T12:34:13+00:00February 15th, 2018|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Safe browsing: the primer you need for online security In honour of Data Privacy Day earlier this week, we wanted to look at how you can stay safe and secure while you browse online. You might already know to avoid suspicious websites and be careful who you give cookie permission to, but many [...]

GDPR: Is your brand website compliant?

2018-04-09T13:44:09+00:00January 3rd, 2018|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , , , |

GDPR: Is your brand website compliant? The deadline for GDPR compliance is May 25th, 2018, which is already less than six months away. Ideally, your brand website should already be compliant with its requirements. If not, you still have time on your side, but you need to work quickly. GDPR compliance is mandatory [...]

HTTP to HTTPS – Why secure your website?

2018-04-09T13:57:14+00:00October 23rd, 2017|Categories: Cloud Services|Tags: , , , , , |

HTTP to HTTPS – Why secure your website? Let’s start with the basics: http stands for hypertext transfer protocol and it’s essentially what makes the World Wide Web work. Https stands for hypertext transfer protocol secure and, as its name suggests, it’s basically a more secure version of http. Specifically, https uses encryption to [...]

Password Alert! Are you at risk?

2018-01-04T14:53:02+00:00August 22nd, 2017|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Password Alert! Are you at risk? Are you guilty of using an over-simplified password that a dedicated hacker could uncover as quickly as you can say ‘internet security’? This website lets you test your password and will tell you how long it would take a computer to break into your account. If you find [...]