Microsoft encourage surfers to abandon IE6

Microsoft have gone so far as to actively encourage web surfers to abandon one of their own products. It’s not often a company will take this stance but due to the age of the Internet Explorer 6 browser and the …
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New mail-box over quota warnings

We have just implemented a feature that will automatically email our hosting customers if their email box is becoming close to its maximum capacity. This will ensure that you can login to clear out any unnecessary emails before your mailbox …
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IE9 Goes Live

Today Microsoft announced the release of Internet Explorer 9. The company said IE9’s graphics handling, security and privacy features put it on an even footing with Firefox, Chrome, Safari and others. Microsoft said one key feature in IE9 was tools …
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What is Web Hosting?

This might seem a strange thing to blog about on a website that supplies web design and web hosting services but sometimes a customer will have had a website built for them and subsequently hosted without the designer/developer fully explaining …
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Changing your Domain Name

We recommend to customers that they do not change their domain name if they already have a website live on the Internet. There are several reasons why we give this advice: Many search engines discredit, or at the very least …
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Choosing a Domain Name

There are several considerations when choosing your new domain name. You want your name to be short and easy for a human to remember and type but you also want a name that is going to hold you in good …
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Pressure mounts to abandon IE6

There is currently a No10 petition demanding that the Government move their departments away from using the outdated Internet Explorer 6 web browser. The browser is almost 10 years old and has numerous security flaws and fails to render web …
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What does Unlimited hosting mean at WebMe?

A lot of web hosting companies, including ourselves, make bold claims about offering unlimited web hosting features such as unlimited web space, unlimited bandwidth, unlimited databases etc. We see a lot of discussion on forums about what this actually means …
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Shopping websites ‘could be breaking law’

Which? claims thousands of internet retailers may be breaking laws that protect customers. It said too many online sites were ignoring the rules. Which? is warning retailers to make sure they comply with what are known as the Distance Selling …
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How a Web Design Goes Straight to Hell

It’s good to get a little light relief sometimes and something that really tickled us in the office this week is the following: http://theoatmeal.com/comics/design_hell We give all of our customers the ability to change the content of their site using …
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