Creating a website isn’t as simple as it once was, especially if your website has a commercial purpose. Some extra expenses are minor, such as the cost of domain names. Others are significant including developing additional functionality and adapting it… Continue Reading →

How to choose an excellent web hosting provider

Creating your online brand is an exciting time. There’s a lot to think about, from the colours that you select, to the fonts you use. Your web pages needed to be packed with useful, relevant and engaging content, carefully chosen… Continue Reading →

What is web hosting?

If you have an existing website, you may well already know the answer to the question ‘what is web hosting?’. But for those who do not (or who have sub-contracted all IT/website work), this article explains the basics of web… Continue Reading →

Drupal entities – the building blocks of the data model

What is an entity? Merriam-Webster defines an entity as “something that exists by itself”. Developers using languages such as C# or Java will be familiar with Objects. Database analysts will know an entity as a real-world object represented in a… Continue Reading →

3 ways to find broken links on your WordPress website

Hosting your website with WordPress is one of the most popular ways of getting a site online and it’s no more immune than any other platform to broken links. There are few things more frustrating when visiting a website than… Continue Reading →

Give your Joomla site a professional look and feel

Incredibly popular amongst smaller businesses in particular, Joomla is a very simple website builder that doesn’t require extensive coding knowledge. But being simple to use doesn’t mean it can’t look professional and offer a great user experience. So what are… Continue Reading →

Website downtime – common causes and how to avoid them

Most businesses now have a website. But if you suffer website downtime or it’s slow to load, then it’s going to impact on your customers. Visitors expect sites to load in no more than a couple of seconds and if… Continue Reading →

Drupal for beginners – pros, cons and how to get started

Why would anyone learn a CMS other than WordPress? With almost 60% of the world’s active websites, WordPress has a huge presence. So, with less than 5% of websites, why is anyone interested in learning Drupal for beginners? Here we… Continue Reading →

Create your first website with this beginner’s guide

The vast majority of businesses already have a website of their own. But if you a new start-up or are one of the few that would like an online presence but doesn’t currently have one, what are your options? When… Continue Reading →

What is WordPress and what’s free about it?

WordPress is one of the most powerful content management systems in the world, powering over 26% of all websites. Most people will know WordPress as a vehicle on which you can blog but it is also a platform upon which… Continue Reading →

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