Problems We Prevent: Missing WordPress Updates

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WordPress Update – 4.9.7 Security & Maintenance Release by Marc-Alexandre Montpas on July 5, 2018 Summary: WordPress has just released an update to address several security issues, including one known vulnerability that we recently discussed here. Jonesen Take: Our curated hosting clients enjoy peace of mind knowing that their site is always up to date with the latest that WordPress … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Blacklisted Sites

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Google Webmaster Blog: How we fought webspam – Webspam Report 2017 Summary: Google works extremely hard to provide search users with the most relevant information from trustworthy sources.  They don’t want to be responsible for leading users to potentially dangerous websites by displaying malicious sites in their search results.  Knowing the risk to online users,  Google chooses to “blacklist” or remove these sites … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Long Load Times

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SEO: Google to Make Mobile Speed a Ranking Factor By Jill Kocher Brown The Jonesen Take: Speed is very important to users, its also important to Google.  And this is now becoming a factor for mobile website ranking.  Its not longer good enough to just have a mobile site, it needs to be optimized for speed as well. Check out … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Online Traffic Disruptions

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With 4 months to switch on HTTPS, are web hosting companies ready? By Mark Stockley The Jonesen Take: Starting in July, Google will be warning users about even visiting a Non-SSL site.  If your site is on our Standard or Pro Hosting plans, we’ve got you covered.  If not, we are happy to get you set up with an SSL … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Outdated Website Software

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33% of top WordPress sites are at least two versions behind By Patrick Nohe The Jonesen Take: The task of keeping your WordPress system updated stands as one of the most essential practices for maintaining your website’s security and functionality.  We manage this critical responsibility for you, so you can focus on running your business.

Problems We Prevent: Decreased Search Engine Ranking

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Google has made it official: The internet is now mobile-first By Ashley Rodriguez The Jonesen Take: Google search results are now being ranked based off the mobile version of the site as opposed to the desktop version.  This mammoth shift means Google recognizes that the growing trend in mobile searches will continue.  If your site has been built by the … Read More

Why You Need Secure Hosting

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Secure Hosting

It’s official – Google has announced that their Chrome browser will be marking HTTP sites accepting passwords and credit card as “non-secure” starting January 2017. However, their plan doesn’t stop there. Eventually, Google will have their Chrome browser to mark all HTTP sites as “Not Secure” – complete with a red warning triangle right in the browser. With these upcoming … Read More

5 Things Your Business Should Be Doing Online

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10 Things Your Business Should Do Online

Don’t look now but we’re rapidly approaching the halfway mark for 2016. If you’re like most business owners, there is probably a laundry list of things you wanted to accomplish online in 2016. From getting mobile friendly to making regular blog posts, here are 5 things your business should be doing online. Get Mobile Friendly Previously we outlined why having … Read More

How Successful Web Design Looks Like A Relationship

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Relationship

Web Design is a service. A website is a product. If you pay someone to create a website for you, it’s entirely possible that you won’t deal with them again. They’ll create a website for you, maybe teach you how to use it, and you’re on your own. If you hire a Web Designer you’re starting a relationship. You are … Read More

Hosting Made Ridiculously Simple And More Helpful

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Hosting Made Simple

You’ve probably heard of hosting. If you have a website, you probably know you need a domain name and hosting for people to access it. Do you really know what those things are, or how they work? Should you even care? Yes. You should care what hosting is because, to be brutally honest, you are probably paying for the laziest … Read More