Website security is often something that is overlooked by most website owners. Your website is just sitting out on the internet so what could possibly go wrong? There is actually a lot that can go wrong and it happens quite often.
It’s finally time to get rid of that ancient PBX phone system that is in the closet at your business. There are some things business owners should be aware of when purchasing a new business phone system.
Cloud Hosted or On Premises
Business phone systems are now often offered in two forms. A Cloud Hosted phone system is when the phone system is hosted in a datacenter. On Premises is when the phone system is located at your office.
When working with websites it's important to consider website optimization. Information that is sent through the internet consumes bandwidth and bandwidth can often be a limited resource. The last thing you want is your website visitor to have a slow loading website. For visitors coming from mobile devices website optimization is especially important.
In this blog I am going to show you how you can view the size of your website and then make choices on what needs optimizing.
The use of a Canadian web hosting company for your business is a key component of a successful website. It enables companies to access customized web hosting solutions that are both reliable and secure. The use of a Canadian service provider gives your businesses the opportunity to partner with safe and dedicated host with data stored in secure Canadian data centres.
This year we have seen some really good technologies emerging in the web world. Most of these technologies are not widely adopted yet, but a lot of companies are starting to use them. At Otherdata we are immersed in and fully support these great technologies! I’ve put together this quick list of technologies you shouldn’t be missing out on in 2013.
A term that is commonly being used in todays web industry is Responsive Web Design (RWD). So, what is responsive web design exactly?
Responsive web design is the process of making websites that work on a wide range of devices. These devices often range from your mobile phone andtablet devices to your desktop computer. Responsive Web Design involves using different techniques such fluid grids, breakpoints and media queries to build the website. These technologies allow the website to load or “respond” differently depending on the size of the device.
One of my favorite new open source solutions is the FreePBX Asterisk Based Phone System. FreePBX is a free phone system project based on Asterisk technology which is sponsored by Bandwidth.com and Schmooze Com, Inc. Why is it so great? FreePBX provides enterprise quality phone system features but for free! A CentOS Linux based distribution is available which allows for a quick and easy installation. If you are a Linux fan, you will love this project. Since the system is based on a Linux operating system it is very reliable and very customizable.
This year’s roundup of the best Drupal 7 modules for website marketing. Drupal 7 itself has major search engine improvements over Drupal 6. The major difference being that RDF tags are now supported in Drupal 7! Here are some great modules that you should definitely have installed and configured if you own a Drupal website: