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what is web hosting anyway?

Web hosting is the service that provides space on the internet for websites, allowing web pages to be displayed. When you make a website and you want other people to see it, you need to publish (or upload) it with a web hosting service. HOW DOES IT WORK? Web...

what is an ssl certificate?

If you keep up to date with tech news you may have heard of an “SSL certificate” and how Google are penalising sites if you don’t have one. You may have already seen on some sites a little warning message pop up telling you the site isn’t ‘secure’. And, you may...

everything you need to know about domain names

Sometimes called a web address, your domain name is what people type into their browser to find your website. For example, my domain name is www.beckylord.co.uk. THE TECHNICAL BIT Any computer connected to the Internet can be reached through a public IP address....

why i only work with wordpress

WordPress is an online, open source website creation tool. It’s probably the easiest and most powerful blogging and website content management system (or CMS) around and it’s used by approximately 75 million websites worldwide. Whenever I’m building a website or...