This week we take a beginner’s introduction to Responsive Web Design. We’ll look at what Responsive web design is. How responsive design can benefit your business, and look at the link between responsive web design and WordPress – the free website and blogging platform.
Here are five beginner WordPress SEO tips for improving your self-hosted WordPress website Google ranking. The tips are aimed at WordPress beginners. Require no coding skills and only need 15 minutes of your time.
What is WordPress?
WordPress is a popular content management system (CMS) for building websites and blogs. When it comes to SEO WordPress does a pretty good job out of the box.
What is SEO?
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) is the label given to actions which attempt to improve search engine rankings such as changing content to aim at a specific keyword search term.
What is WordPress SEO?
WordPress SEO are search engine optimisation tips which only apply to the WordPress CMS platform. Typically they’ll involve changing WordPress settings, modifying themes or installing/setting up WordPress Plugins.
Updating WordPress gives you access to the latest WordPress features, improved performance and better security. This week we look at why it’s a good idea to update your WordPress website and offer tips and suggestions for making updating WordPress even easier
We’re excited to announce the launch of our brand new Business Web Hosting with full SSD, Nginx and 1Gbps network – Our fastest web hosting to date!
Our new range of Business web hosting packages are powered by our high-performance SSD hosting platform and include business-class technical support from our in-house team of web experts.
Offering up to 20x faster performance over standard shared cPanel hosting, an Ecenica Business Web Hosting plan is perfect for running demanding WordPress and WooCommerce websites where fast load times are crucial to your company.
Here’s 5 quick tips to help you secure your WordPress websites in less than 20 minutes. We look at ways to avoid hackers exploiting your WordPress and how-to protect your WordPress from brute force attacks by botnets.
Here are six quick and simple steps for better password security. We look at what makes a good password. Why changing your passwords frequently is still a good idea, and why it’s still important to wary of emails asking for login details.
From 1st Jan 2015 your Ecenica invoices will reflect the new EU VAT rules.
On January 1 new EU VAT ‘place of supply of services’ rules come into force. Any company selling ‘digital services’ to customers located in the EU will need to charge and account for the VAT in the customer’s country.
Our friendly, UK-based technical support team will be available 24 hours a day throughout Christmas and New Year.
Over the Christmas holidays we’ll be running reduced Sales and Billing hours. Technical support will be available throughout. So you’ll still receive quick and friendly support replies as usual!!
So if Santa has brought you a new iPad and you want to set up your Ecenica email address, or if you’ve just had a ‘eureka’ idea and want to quickly setup a website on your hosting then contact us and we’ll more than happy to help.
On behalf of all the team at Ecenica HQ, thank you for your business in 2014 and we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
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If you’ve recently received an email from a strange company called Nominet, you might be wondering what it’s all about? In this post we explain who Nominet are, why they’ve emailed you and how you can register your reserved .UK domain with Ecenica.
We kickstart our new Web Hosting 101 blog series by shining a virtual light on our new and improved cPanel control panel, just one of the fantastic features which make hosting your website with Ecenica easy, secure and hassle free.
Learn about the recent Shellshock bash bug and the steps we’ve taken to keep your Ecenica services safe and secure.
You may have read about an internet-wide security vulnerability called “Shellshock”. This vulnerability was found in a key app, Bash, which is found on all Linux servers web hosting service providers like Ecenica use.
After learning about this vulnerability, we immediately took action and we’re happy to confirm that all Ecenica services are not vulnerable to Shellshock.
Steps we’ve taken
Here are the steps we’ve taken in response to the Shellshock bug:
Quickly patched the Shellshock bug by deploying latest bash update across all Ecenica web servers.
Provided extra support staff to deal with any customer enquiries.
Rapid roll-out of updates within hours of security alert. (Fixes were in place as of 18:00 BST on Thursday, September 25th).
If you have any questions about this update please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll be happy to help.