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Internet Basics: BGP and How Networks Talk to One Another

April 16, 2019 0 Comments RSS Feed

BGP and How Networks Talk to One AnotherUnless you’re a network administrator or tech enthusiast, you’ve probably never heard of BGP (Border Gateway Protocol), but the Internet could not exist without it.

A network is a group of computers linked together, either wired or wireless. Each computer is identified by a unique ID number called an IP address. BGP allows computers in different networks to communicate with one another, and we’ve come to know the combination of all the countless interconnected networks on the planet as the Internet. Read more

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How Does WordPress Work?

April 15, 2019 0 Comments RSS Feed

As a WordPress hosting client, you don’t need to know how WordPress works behind the scenes. In fact, WordPress was created so that people could focus on writing and publishing, not on the technical details. But it’s useful to have a basic grasp of what’s happening under the hood of your WordPress site. It may help you to diagnose problems more easily and understand why WordPress behaves as it does. Read more

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How To Prevent Data Leaks On Your eCommerce Store

April 11, 2019 0 Comments RSS Feed

Data is one of your eCommerce business’s most valuable assets. But it’s not only valuable to your business. It’s also valuable to criminals, who use personal data for identity theft and credit card numbers to commit fraud. Over the last few months, several major eCommerce retailers and many smaller stores were targeted by Magecart, a criminal group primarily focused on scraping credit card numbers. Read more

Posted in: eCommerce, Magento

The New Drupal Layout Builder

April 10, 2019 0 Comments RSS Feed

The New Drupal Layout BuilderApril 10, 2019 – Drupal 8.7 is just three weeks away, and with it will come the Drupal layout builder.

Drupal has always been about accessibility, and the last several years have only seen that commitment ramp up as the teams behind the open source platform have begun to invest more in matching the true ideals of open source. Read more

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Organize Your WooCommerce Store With Categories, Tags, And Attributes

April 8, 2019 0 Comments RSS Feed

Browsing antique stores is one of our favorite pastimes, especially stores that make no effort to organize their wares, chaotic jumbles of products grouped according to whim or chance. We enjoy the prospect of serendipitous discovery. However, when we’re shopping online, a lack of organization is not enjoyable. A positive eCommerce experience depends on the thoughtful organization of products into groups that create meaningful connections between them. Read more

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