Your reputation and business are at stake!

25th Nov 2020

Well, this is annoying. You probably, like me and many other businesses and organisations, receive a lot of messages via your contact page. It has become an all-to-common practice by some businesses to use contact forms rather than directly emailing because it uses a loophole in GDPR. The regulations state (among a lot of other things) that ... Read More »

High Severity Vulnerabilities found in WooCommerce

20th Sept 2020

The Wordfence Threat Intelligence team was made aware, on August 20, 2020, of several vulnerabilities in Discount Rules for WooCommerce, a WordPress plugin installed on over 40,000 sites. Discount Rules for WooCommerce is a WordPress plugin designed to work with the WooCommerce e-Commerce plugin to create custom rules for discounts. In ... Read More »

The Importance of an accessible website

7th Aug 2020

Is your website usable by people with mobility, cognitive or perceptual challenges? Before you say "yes, of course", just think on this a minute: the whole point of having a website is to disemminate information. It might be your business hours, your menus, your knitting patterns - whatever, it could be anything, but you get the point: a ... Read More »

Drag and Drop Website Builders - the Pros and Cons

11th Jan 2019

The recent rise of online website builders has enabled business owners to publish websites, landing pages etc. quickly and efficiently. Once the domain of the IT department, almost anyone can now readily build a fully functioning and attractive website. It's also undoubtedly cheaper; what once may have cost thousands of pounds and months to ... Read More »

Update your WP GDPR Compliance plugin. Now!

10th Nov 2018

Popular GDPR WordPress plugin hacked Users should update the "WP GDPR Compliance" plugin to version 1.4.3 to protect their websites. About three weeks ago users of a popular WordPress plugin which aims to make GDPR compliance easier noticed that their sites were being compromised.  It turns out that the plugin, prior to version 1.4.3 was ... Read More »

Email: "Security Warning"

2nd Oct 2018

I got an email this morning. Nothing unusual about that, I get lots, but this one stuck out. It was in my spam folder and the subject line was: "Security Warning." "Got to take that seriously" I thought to myself. So I opened it. Here's the text: "Hi, dear user of harryadney.com We have installed one RAT software into you device. For this ... Read More »

Facebook has been hacked

30th Sept 2018

Facebook revealed recently that they had suffered a hacking attack which exposed the personal information of 50 million users. This is obviously a serious, not to mention huge and embarrassing disaster for Facebook, but what should you do if yours is one of the hacked accounts?   Well, the first thing you should do is change your password. ... Read More »

GDPR - Your Rights and Our Responsibilities

3rd May 2018

As you are probably aware, the European Union is bringing into law a new regulation known as GDPR - General Data Protection Regulation. These regulations are designed to give you the client more control over the data we collect in order to setup and operate your account with us. The regulation gives you the following rights: • The right to be ... Read More »

Just got a call from a robotelesales agent

21st Feb 2018

Well, that's a first for me; I've just taken a call from a telesales company for "an accident I had which wasn't my fault". I explained that I hadn't had an accident and that I was registered with the TPS so they shouldn't have my details.   She responded that she was sorry to have bothered me and that she would take my details off ... Read More »

Top reasons why your website does not work for your business

14th Dec 2017

Every company wants their website to work for them but growing numbers feel let down by their website. In the past, a website was not required to be a success in business, social media did exist and a shop window, poster or perhaps just a classified advert was all a company needed. For many years, the ability to reach thousands of people and talk ... Read More »

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