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HTTP/2
17.16.235.14 - - [08/Feb/2019:19:14:13 -0800] "GET / HTTP/2.0" 200 HTTP/2 is now supported across all our hosting servers. HTTP/2 provides enhancements to the HTTP 1.1 protocol. These changes will be invisible to you at the application layer but shoul...
The 2019 State of Hosting Address
As NetGate celebrates 25 years in the Hosting business I thought it might be interesting to give a brief State of Hosting address. A lot has changed in 25 years. Let's take a look. NCSA Mosaic First a little history. Hosting in 1994. The NSCA Mosaic b...
SSL is Free and AutoSSL is Awesome
After some serious testing we're happy to announce AutoSSL. If you've ever had to deal with any aspect of buying or installing an SSL certificate you'll appreciate what AutoSSL can do. With AutoSSL your websites are automatically secured with a free C...
Drupal Releases Critical Security Updates
This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild. 4/26/18: Drupal released critical updates addressing a vulnerability in Drupal 7 and 8. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system. Please review Drupal's...
Photos and Copyright
Without some form of art a website is less engaging. Simply adding a photo or video background to a page can help you tell your story with fewer words. A picture truly is worth a thousand words. And although you can right click on any image on the Web...
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Current PHP Extensions Required for WordPress 5
PHP Selector allows you to use the version of PHP most appropriate for your site or application. In addition, it allows you to load only the PHP extensions required by your application, in this case WordPress. Many Hosting Providers create a single ve...
Auto SSL – Automatic SSL/TLS Certificates for Websites and Email
AutoSSL provides a solution to one of the biggest pain points for a website owner: SSL certificate installation and renewal. With AutoSSL that pain goes away. There are no forms to fill out and no certificates to manually copy and paste. With AutoSSL ...
Having Email Troubles
If you're having trouble with email these simple troubleshooting steps might help: The first thing to do is to verify that your IP address isn't being blocked and that your username and password are what you expect. The easiest way to accomplish that ...
WordPress Manager
Install WordPress with the press of a button! Forgot your admin password, no problem. You can view your basic configuration information and view and change WordPress automatic updates configuration. Nice! Let's get started with a new WordPress site. L...
Add an Additional Layer of Security to the WordPress Dashboard
Your WordPress dashboard is protected by WordPress using a simple username and password scheme. Hackers use the well known path to the wp-login.php page in an attempt to brute force attack your site and guess your credentials. Even if they never succe...