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Author: Nathan Muller

What’s the Big Deal About the Cloud?

What’s the Big Deal About the Cloud?

By now you’ve probably heard about the “cloud” and wondered why it’s such a big deal… More companies are moving their business processes to the Cloud, including real-time applications like voice communication and video conferencing.  Instead of managing their own phone systems and data centers, companies can now focus on growing their business – without […]

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When to Use a Web Maintenance Service

When to Use a Web Maintenance Service

As websites grow in sophistication, they are becoming more challenging to maintain. To meet customers’ high expectations, it is taking more time to keep websites running smoothly. And when problems arise, the right expertise must be applied to return the website to normal operation. Many business owners do not have the time or inclination to […]

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Do Not Let Employees Bring IoT Devices into Your Workplace

Do Not Let Employees Bring IoT Devices into Your Workplace

Internet of Things (IoT) devices are notorious for their lack of security features, making them attractive to hackers who can use them as soft access points to reach critical systems on the wider corporate network. In addition, these devices may be invisible to corporate IT administrators. For these reasons alone, companies should forbid employees from […]

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How to Push Visitors to a Purchase

How to Push Visitors to a Purchase

When we see a good idea, we are not adverse to helping spread the word, even if it comes from a potential competitor. In this case we are spreading six good ideas from the New York City website design company, Huemor. They recently issued a press release in which they share six of the most […]

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Protect Yourself from Ransomware

Protect Yourself from Ransomware

Ransomware is a type of malware that is used by cyber criminals to infect computers and encrypt files until a ransom is paid. After the initial infection, ransomware attempts to spread to connected systems, including shared storage drives. If the ransom is not paid, the files will usually remain encrypted and unavailable to the victim. […]

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Effective Protection Against Google Account Hijacks

Effective Protection Against Google Account Hijacks

If you’ve ever been locked out of your Google account, you know how time-consuming and frustrating it can be to regain control of your email and apps. Most hijacking attempts of Google accounts originate from automated bots that access third-party apps with breached passwords, but they can also result from phishing and targeted attacks. Google […]

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What is Two-Factor Authentication?

What is Two-Factor Authentication?

Two-factor authentication, or 2FA, adds a second layer of security to your website. It requires an authorized user to not only enter their password, but also a second piece of information only they have access to. An account protected by 2FA is virtually impossible to compromise. Even if an attacker somehow discovers your username and […]

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Overcoming Ad Blockers to Get Your Messages Through

Overcoming Ad Blockers to Get Your Messages Through

Ad blockers may be popular, but nearly 60% of people who use them voluntarily disable – or “whitelist” – the technology for certain website pages or domains, according to a new consumer survey from Visual Objects. Visual Objects surveyed 500 people who use ad blockers to understand their ad preferences and why they whitelist domains. […]

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