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Zombie and Bot Attacks
09 March 2017 by Walker Rowe
Zombie and Bot Attacks What are Zombie and Bot attacks? If a group of hackers in Russia was trying to flood your web server with traffic then you could simply block their IP addresses and stop them cold.  They know that, so when they want to launch an attack the...

SEO - The Evergreen Online Marketing Strategy
08 February 2017 by Tarun Kumar
SEO: The Ever-Green Online Marketing Strategy! SEO, Search Engine Optimization, is a process of getting maximum traffic to your site with free, natural, and organic search results on popular search engines like Google, Bing, and Yahoo. If you want your business or...

eCommerce Shopping Carts and Payment Gateways Explained
31 January 2017 by Walker Rowe
eCommerce Shopping Carts and Payment Gateways Explained A company that wishes to sell its product on the internet needs various items:   ●       A web server to host the shopping cart. ●    ...

Apache web server vs nginx
22 January 2017 by Walker Rowe
Apache web server is one of the oldest around.  One reason might be most people learn to use it when they first start to learn about web servers.  It powers 48% of the world’s web servers, Microsoft has 27%, and nginx 14%. Apache and nginx are both ea...

Cloud Storage Defined
19 December 2016 by Walker Rowe
Cloud Storage Defined Cloud storage means storing data files with a public cloud provider.  The customer can host their virtual machines and apps with the cloud provider too.  Or, in a hybrid architecture, they can keep those in their own data center and ...

Digital Marketing Trends for 2017
19 December 2016 by Chelsea Allenby
Now we’re comfortably into 2017, it’s time to look at what’s new, what’s trending and what’s set to blow-up this year in digital marketing. In an ever-evolving industry, we can never rest on our laurels. A job well done in 2016 does not g...

Are You Losing Sales on Your Landing Page?
01 December 2016 by Chelsea Allenby
Has your website got a rather high bounce rate? A bounce rate of 48% is about average, but certainly not ideal and anything over 60% is poor. If you’re reading this and your website currently falls into the over 70% category, the good news is, there is plenty of...

How to Determine Your Most Valuable Marketing Channels
01 December 2016 by Chelsea Allenby
Digital marketing can be very costly if you’re not keeping an eye on what is and isn’t driving the results for your business. Once you identify which channels are delivering the most sales, you can invest more money into a model that is working. From this ...

IPv6
29 November 2016 by Walker Rowe
What the System Administrator and Architect Need to Know about IPv6 IPv6 is something programmers and architects routinely ignore.  But the future tells us that this is a topic that should be on the planner’s radar. The IPv4 address nnn.nnn.nnn.nnn is...

What is AJAX?
07 November 2016 by Tarun Kumar
How Ajax is Influencing Networks As the world is digitalizing, many new concepts are arising in different areas like Ajax, Cloud Based cPanel Web Hosting and much more. Ajax is a client-side script which communicates to and from a particular database or a server wi...