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Tips to speed up your website

TIPS & TRICKS   LAUREN ANDERSON   0 COMMENTS

Improving site speed not only improves visitor satisfaction but it also has a direct influence on your search rankings. According to Akamai: 47% of people expect a web page to load in two seconds or less. 40% will abandon a web page if it takes more than three seconds to load. 52% of online shoppers say quick page loads are important for their loyalty to a site....



Should you renew your domain name and when

DOMAINS   LAUREN ANDERSON   0 COMMENTS

If you are a business owner or an IT specialist, you may be owning a handful of domain names that are not in active use. You may have to frequently make a decision as to whether you should renew the domain name on a regular basis when you get the renewal notices for...



API v2 is released!

PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT   LAUREN ANDERSON   1 COMMENTS

We have pretty amazing customers doing awesome things. ISPs, web hosting providers, online security experts, and many more disciplines rely on our Dynamic DNS service, DNS management, email hosting and system monitoring services to help them reach their goals. Our API ...



DNS Servers: Authoritative vs. Recursive vs. Root vs. TLD

DNS   LAUREN ANDERSON   3 COMMENTS

DNS is a global system for mapping human-readable domain names to numeric IP addresses. There are 4 types of DNS servers involved in the process and they work in harmony to complete the task: recursive name server, root name server, TLD name server and last but not leas...



Making your account more secure

TIPS & TRICKS   LAUREN ANDERSON   2 COMMENTS

We take account security seriously. To protect your account, we strongly recommend that you follow the steps below and check your account regularly, especially if you notice changes to your account that you didn’t make....



Our Privacy Policy has changed

TECH NEWS   LAUREN ANDERSON   1 COMMENTS

We value your data privacy and security and in support of the changes to EU data protection laws, we have updated our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use ef...



4 ways to get your local business found online

TIPS & TRICKS   LAUREN ANDERSON   0 COMMENTS

Getting new customers in the door used to be done easily with a big sign on a busy physical location. The principle of visibility still applies today, but the busy physical location has now become smaller signs in multiple digital locations. More ...



How to submit a support ticket that gets a fast reply?

SUPPORT TICKETS   LAUREN ANDERSON   1 COMMENTS

This blog does not only apply to getting support from us but from any place you need tech support. We talked to our support staff that has been on both ends of tech support in many different companies and they provided some very useful insights. Th...



DNS Failover: server monitoring and disaster recovery

DNS   LAUREN ANDERSON   2 COMMENTS

Server monitoring and DNS failover is a must-have for any individual and organization that interacts with customers via a website. Having a server go down is bad, not knowing about it and not having a reliable disaster recovery plan is even worse....



It is time to enable two factor authentication

TIPS & TRICKS   LAUREN ANDERSON   6 COMMENTS

If you’re not worried about the security of your accounts, you’re ignoring a serious threat that’s confirmed by a neverending deluge of security breaches. Two-factor authentication is far more secure than passwords – many high-profile hacks, such as those against the Y...