Connecting to cPanel via SSH/SFTP

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Please note that access via FTP is no longer permitted, as at March 7th, 2017 @ 12:01am EST. The following describes how to configure SFTP access for a cPanel user. Aside from logging into cPanel and using the File Manager tool to manage your website files, you can also connect via SFTP, not to be… Read more »

Upcoming Projects in 2017

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Hosting This year we will be upgrading our hosting services by more than doubling speed, ram and space, which is expected to occur early March. formDO We will be releasing our flagship project, formDO, late April! flokah (ubudget) We have some really awesome updates prepared for this project, which will be released shortly after the… Read more »

Hosting, WordPress, and SEO in 2016

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First off, we would like to wish all of our present and future clients a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! In 2016, our focus will shift slightly towards our Hosting and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) services.  With this in mind, we have revamped our hosting options and reassessed our plan pricing, which is… Read more »

Scheduled Downtime – Adding RAM & Server Software Updated

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We completed a huge software update yesterday, starting at 5pm and completing at 2am EST. This update provided an updated cPanel, and newer versions of MySQL, PHP and Apache, while also providing the Apache module DEFLATE. DEFLATE allows you to compress output which decreases load times for your users! If you would like DEFLATE utilized… Read more »

Cleaning up your inbox with SpamAssassin

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All client hosting accounts have a utility called SpamAssassin.  This utility works to reduce the amount of spam that comes into your inbox.  However, Spam Assassin is not enabled by default. If you are experiencing a lot of spam email, login to cPanel (Client Hosting Login) and under the “Mail” section click on “Spam Assassin™”…. Read more »

Mail Delivery Failed: Outgoing to Hotmail or Live

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We are aware of an issue that is preventing email from being sent to @hotmail.com and @live.com recipients.  When sending an email to one of these domains, you may receive an email from “Mail Delivery System” with the subject “Mail delivery failed: returning message to sender” with the following message: host mx4.hotmail.com [65.55.92.152]: 550 SC-001… Read more »

Server Move Complete!

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We spent a good 2 hours today finalizing the move as many of the settings are different including a new (higher) version of PHP. We have 1 more SSL certificate to carry over which will be completed in full tomorrow; processing at this time. If you need immediate assistance please give us a call, and… Read more »

Since we’ve moved, you’re moving too!

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We took ownership of a new Dedicated Server to host our clients websites yesterday and we are in the process of moving everyone over. For the most part, not much will need to be done on your end except for updating your records with your new password (if a password change is required on our… Read more »