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What is CDN and How a CDN Works ?

What is a CDN and How a CDN Works ? You may not know it but every time that you use the internet, you interact with CDN’s (Content Delivery Networks). You use CDN services when you read news articles, post in social media sites, watch videos, and even when you shop online. CDN’s fingerprints can

Why Websites Get Hacked

I spend a good amount of time engaging with website owners across a broad spectrum of businesses. Interestingly enough, unless I’m talking large enterprise, there is a common question that often comes up: Why would anyone ever hack my website? Depending on who you are, the answer to this can vary. Nonetheless, it often revolves

Top 10 Internet Facts So Weird, You’d Think We Made Them Up

Tomorrow may be April Fools’ Day, but we promise we’re not fooling anyone with these weird internet facts: 1 . Thanks to a private telecommunications company called Ncell, you can now access high speed internet while climbing Mount Everest. 2. Inspiration for the first webcam came from the University of Cambridge. The grainy, black and white live

Dedicated vs VPS Hosting: Which One is Better?

When it comes to choosing a web hosting service, you have several options available at your disposal. Two of the most popular of which are the dedicated and the VPS hosting, many of which rely on cPanel and WHM as their primary control panel and dashboard. It is important for you to understand the key

POP3 and IMAP: What’s the Difference?

Have you ever wondered how email messages are sent from one device to another? If so, then you have come to the right place. In this entry, we will be discussing two of the most commonly used processes: POP3 and IMAP. You probably have seen one or both acronyms during the email account setup process

20 Open Source/Commercial Control Panels to Manage Servers

As an owner of the website it is very difficult to manage multiple websites without a control panel. However to suit the needs, we need a custom hosting plan. A Web hosting control panel is a totally web-based interface which has capability to manage your web services under a single location. These web based control

Your Website Hacked but No Signs of Infection

Imagine for a moment, you have a suspicion that you have somehow had your website hacked. You see that something is off, but you feel as if you are missing something. This is the emotionally draining world that many live in, with a paranoia and concern that grips you once you see and recognize that something is

Joomla! 3.4.7 Released

Joomla! 3.4.7 is now available. This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla which addresses a critical security vulnerability and one low level security vulnerabilities. We strongly recommend that you update your sites immediately. This release only contains the security fixes; no other changes have been made compared to the Joomla 3.4.6

Google Begin To Index HTTPS Pages First, Before HTTP Pages

Google’s Zineb Ait Bahajji announced that going forward, Google will try to index HTTPS pages first, before the HTTP equivalent page. That means that if your site’s internal navigation references the HTTP URLs, Google will try to see if the same pages work on HTTPS. If they do, Google will index the HTTPS version and