What Trademarks can do for your Brand or Domain
Categories Blog, Domains, News Tags Domains, , Register Trademark, , TLDs

What Trademarks can do for your Brand or Domain

The idea of using a trademark to protect your brand/domain name is not new. In theory it is fairly straightforward but in practice there are a number of issues to consider. The Internet is littered with businesses (you don’t need to be a business to register a trademark) which were created in the knowledge they … Read more

crypto-currency payment methods
Categories Blog, News Tags Crypto-Currency

Hosting.co.uk’s Approved Crypto-Currency List

We’re delighted to inform you that  Hosting.co.uk accepts over 50 different cypto-currency payment methods, in addition to PayPal, Credit Card and Bank Transfers. Crypto-currencies like Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum are decentralised P2P digital currencies that enables instant payments. Clients can use Bitcoins and other crypto-currencies to buy Domain names, Website Hosting solutions, SSL certificates, and even … Read more

Categories Blog, News Tags Bitcoins, , Secure Hosting

Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies and a whole new world

It is fair to say that cryptocurrencies are here to stay despite recent volatility and concerns they would fade out. There are literally hundreds of different cryptocurrencies available today. However, it is Bitcoin which paved the way for this new and exciting world of digital currencies. While the term Bitcoin is now commonplace amongst Internet … Read more

DDOS Attack

Protecting your website against DDoS attacks

In years gone by Distributed Denial of Service attacks, otherwise known as DDoS attacks, were more often associated with large companies and government services. The idea that hackers and activists would spend their time, money and effort on smaller websites and companies seemed alien. However, over the years we have seen a dramatic increase in … Read more

Magento Hosting

Adobe Acquired ecommerce Software Magento

The news is out! On May 21, 2018, Adobe announced their intent to acquire Magento! This denotes the successive stage in their mission to be a leading and innovative force in every area of business. eCommerce plays an exceptionally integral role today as it becomes interlaced with Content. A leading ecommerce platform Magento is one … Read more

VPS hosting
Categories Blog, News, VPS Hosting Tags Managed VPS Hosting, , vps hosting, , web hosting, , Website speed

Managed VPS Hosting vs Unmanaged VPS Hosting

When it comes to web hosting, you have two primary options, shared hosting or VPS. You can go for shared hosting as it offers reliability, an easy to use user interface, and affordability all at once. While shared hosting is undoubtedly your best option when it comes to running a blog or a small website, … Read more

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Categories Blog, News, Web Hosting Tags Increase Website Speed, , Optimise images, , Website speed

5 Reasons for a Slow Site and How to Fix Them

Technology rules modern life, and if your business’s website runs slowly, has trouble loading pages, or is peppered with broken links, then you’re going to see a drop in customers and sales. The average internet user will click to a different site if yours takes longer than 2-3 seconds to load – and that can … Read more

Content Management Systems

Choosing your Content Management System

Content management systems are applications that enable development and management of digital contents. It can be applied in both web content management and enterprise content management. WCM supports the control of websites and their contents. They handle tasks such as web publishing, formal management. The open source content management systems (CMS) available include WordPress, Joomla, Drupal … Read more

Categories Blog, News Tags hosting.co.uk services, , monitoring.me, , new service, , website monitoring

Hosting.co.uk launches Monitoring.me – performance monitoring solution

Website monitoring or web performance monitoring is essentially analysing and monitoring a website’s performance. The assessment entails checking a website’s loading speeds and speed consistency, rendition across a range of devices (screen sizes), downtimes, etc. Proper website performance leads to good user experience, which adds to a website’s SEO. A website that doesn’t load properly … Read more