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Responsive Websites

More and more users are accessing websites via their mobile devices. We've written about responsive websites before, and the growing trend of users viewing websites on mobile devices rather than the traditional desktop computer or laptop. A responsive website is one that resizes perfectly to fit the screen it is being viewed on. In the…
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SSL and Google rankings

In a bid to make the internet more secure, Google have announced benefits of securing your site with an SSL certificate. While the industry have mixed feelings about this, Google have changed their algorithms to reward secure sites with a ranking boost. Up until now it has been standard practice to secure Ecommerce and Banking…
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Shorter .nz domain names now available

As of 30th September 2014 the NZ Domain Name Commission announced the availability to register domain names using the .nz with or without the second level. Up until recently only .co.nz, .net.nz, .org.nz .kiwi.nz etc were available. Now you don't need to have the second level. The two main benefits of securing your top level…
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DDoS Attacks Report

DDoS Attacks (Resolved) Affecting Server - gecko | Priority - Critical Date - 29/07/13 12:30 - 01/08/2013 15:00 During this time, our suppliers web hosting network experienced a high-capacity, repetitive denial-of-service (DDoS) attack generating over 2.5Gbps of bandwidth utilisation and 2.4TB of data consumption. This DDoS attack is the largest scale attack on their network…
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