GDPR and hacked WordPress websites

GDPR and hacked WordPress websites

With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) looming you will no doubt be bombarded with emails from companies asking you to accept their new policies. This applies to all websites or any business that handles data, so basically every business. We have already...
GDPR compliance and your website

GDPR compliance and your website

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new EU regulation aimed at helping to strengthen data protection for EU citizens and residents both within the EU and the wider world. The regulation becomes effective from the 25th of May 2018 Anyone who collects and...
Instagram Shopping comes to the UK

Instagram Shopping comes to the UK

After a year-long trial in the US, Instagram is spreading its ‘shoppable’ tags to eight other countries in advance of a potential global rollout. This new feature allows users to shop directly by using virtual price tags that are overlaid onto posts....

Google launches Where can I buy? Ad service

With online marketing being one of our core services we appreciate how important it is to get your website in front of potential customers. This has become increasingly difficult with organic listings over the years, even with good SEO, and this is why many people...
How to fix a hacked WordPress website

How to fix a hacked WordPress website

We love WordPress, and nearly all our sites are now developed in it, everyone else loves it too as it also powers 43% of the sites on the Internet. Unfortunately, that means it is a prime target for hackers. There is no point searching for an exploit in software that...

Fixing SSL Chain Certificate Errors in Virtualmin

For a lot of our clients we use the free SSL supplied by Cloudflare, but in some cases that is not possible and we need to buy a certificate. One of the issues we have encountered when using Virtualmin is that it doesn’t appear to install the SSL correctly and the...

Google rolling out new Search Console features

Googles webmaster tools, or Search Console as it is now called, used to be primarily to ensure a site is indexed, submitting a sitemap and identifying 404s. In recent years it has been padded out with more features making it even more important for a website to use as...