Archive for the “Security” Category

Why A Lack Of HTTPS Could Kill Your Reseller Business

by Kelly Kirkham

The secure web transfer protocol HTTPS is not new. In one form or another, it’s been around for more than 20 years. Yet it’s only recently become a necessity for any site to adopt HTTPS.  Even since cybersecurity became a hot button issue, HTTPS has been viewed by some as an optional extra. Traditionally only…

How To Install An SSL Certificate

by Kelly Kirkham

Securing your reseller hosting website is not only crucial for protecting your own data, but it’s also vital for securing your customers’ personal data, too. Adding an SSL Certificate to your website is the best way to quickly secure you and your customers’ data by encrypting it as it passes between your server and their…

How To Manage WordPress Users

by Kelly Kirkham

If you are a regular WordPress user then you know how incredibly powerful this Content Management System (CMS) can be. Whether you manage a blog connected to your website or have your whole website built with WordPress, the functionality and usability cannot be beaten.  WordPress security concerns Tens of thousands of plugins, themes and widgets…

The History Of SSL Certificates

by Kelly Kirkham

If you glance up at the top of your screen, you will notice a small green padlock indicating that the website you are viewing is encrypted. This small green padlock is in place due to an installed SSL Certificate on the website. It indicates an increased level of security that represents over ten years of…

Best WordPress Security Practices

by Kelly Kirkham

If you happen to be a WordPress website administrator, chances are that security and reputability are major concerns in your web development strategies. Considering that there are over 75 million WordPress websites online, hackers often target WordPress websites simply because there are so many more opportunities in which to succeed.  Hackers know that by using…

10 Ways To Become A Password Master

by Kelly Kirkham

It seems that there isn’t an app, website, or device that we can sign into without the use of a password. While we all inherently know the importance of passwords, it’s not unheard of for us to cut corners now and then. Sometimes we might reuse the same password for unimportant accounts, or we may…

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