Cyber Security

There is a new form of organized crime out there and it’s cybercrime. It is defined as criminal activities that take place through a computer or the internet. Not only are cyber-attacks against large corporations, but 43% are against small business. Cybint News That’s...

It’s 2019, Do I Still Need a Website?

“There are three essential components to business success: a great idea, focus, and luck. But luck won’t work without the first two.” Bruce Stout, President of The Rainmaker’s Forum and the Fantasy Business League I agree with Bruce and I also think...

SEO: Statistics Show Why It’s Important For Business

Why do you need SEO (search engine optimization) to build your brand? Do you rely on Google to bring new customers to your business? Are you aware that Google changes their algorithms (this is a formula that Google uses to rank websites in response to a user’s search)...

Latest Email Scam

New email message scams are coming out more and more quickly! The latest is one saying that your email couldn’t be synchronized (see picture below). If you look closely you can see that certain words are a clue to it’s unauthenticity, such as the word...

DIVI News

In a major upgrade Divi have updated their builder to give a more visual experience in back-end editing. The sceenshot shows where the new editing spots are. 1. Using the Old EditorClick the cog wheel icons below the purple Divi builder section to access the old...

Threatening Emails

We have mentioned recently that there has been a wave of fake emails from our email provider (see Scam Emails or Phishing blog) trying to get access to your email account. There is another new wave of emails coming out that actually threaten bodily harm and blackmail....

Digital Natives and Digital Immigrants

Depending on your generation you may fit into either one of those categories as far as using the Internet and Social Media. Digital natives are just that. They are Generation Z, those people born after 2001 and know nothing other than smartphones and tablets. At...

Scam Emails or Phishing

Every week we get a handful of calls and emails from clients for whom we run their email on Rackspace. They have received emails supposedly from Rackspace saying that their account or email can’t be confirmed, or their profile needs to be updated, to name a few. These...

Social Media and Safety

By Kevin McNulty of NetWeave Social Networking, our Social Media Partner Let me bottom-line this for you: If you don’t want something shared on the Internet, don’t put it on the Internet. It’s really that simple. Privacy is dying. Many say it’s...

SSL Certificates

Google is beginning to depreciate website rankings if they do not have https:// at the front of their URL (website address) and if the website does not have an SSL certificate. SSL certificates are small data files that digitally bind a cryptographic key to a...