Did you know that Wordpress 5.8 is dropping support for Internet Explorer 11? The big question of the day is how will the affect your website moving forward. First and foremost, you may very well start having issues viewing or managing your website. Worse yet, those issues will not be fixed moving forward. The bottom line is that if you’re currently utilizing Internet Explorer 11 it’s now to get rid of it and switch to a more current browser. So, what is a browser exactly and how does it work? In essence, a web browser provides you with the ability to [...]
If you’re wondering why website backups are necessary please keep reading. What would happen to your business if your website went down for an extended period of time? If you sell products online you would lose a ton of sales. Can you survive loosing a ton of sales? If you utilize your website as a marketing tool and it goes down for an extended period of time what will your potential customers or clients think about your company? Chances are they will give up on you and move on to your competitors that actually have a functioning website. Once again, can [...]
Web site security issues with WordPress have become a known problem as a vast majority of WordPress sites and blogs are extremely vulnerable to various forms of cyber-attacks. This fact is especially troubling since over 172 million websites worldwide is now powered by the WordPress content management system. Some IT security experts report that over 70% of sites hosted on this platform have some vulnerabilities, increasing the chances of information theft or the planting of malware on the given site. A few of the most common security problems include SQL injection, easy access to sensitive backend files and administrator accounts that can be hacked too easily.
You want your business to reach new heights with a website that can really stand out from your competition. The good news is, you don’t have to make it yourself. A professional web developer, like Your Page Today, can customize your site to give you everything you want and even things you never considered before! Before you meet with a web developer, ask yourself these very important questions first: What are my goals for a website? Knowing your end game is crucial to mapping out your site. Do you want to sell items and receive payments online? You’ll likely need a [...]