Ethical hacking

Ethical hacking – addressing security breaches and preventing cybercrime

 

Ethical hacking has been booming worldwide for several years. A growing number of companies voluntarily choose to be hacked and commission skilled IT professionals to target them by attacking their own infrastructure. Real stress tests under real conditions are intended to reveal...

 

PHP 7.2

PHP 7.2 – end-of-life (EOL) on November 30, 2020

 

PHP 7.2 will not be supported much longer. Now is the time to take advantage of the time left before the end-of-life date and replace outdated versions with more recent PHP code. This will make sure security gaps are closed, bugs are fixed, and the performance of web offers won’t...

 

Zoom fatigue

Zoom fatigue: how to avoid getting tired during video conferences

 

The number of people working from home has increased rapidly since the start of the coronavirus pandemic and so has, of course, the number of online meetings. Video conferencing is an indispensable tool in working remotely, but also comes with drawbacks. Video calls quickly...

 

What is the EU-US Privacy-Shield?

Privacy Shield – controversial data transfer agreement between the EU and the US

 

For some years, the Privacy Shield has regulated the transfer of personal data from the EU to the US. But in July 2020, the Court of Justice for the European Union (CJEU) invalidated the Privacy Shield. For many companies, the end of the privacy agreement came as a complete...

 

What is Instagram Reels?

Instagram Reels: video clips a la TikTok

 

Instagram Reels is Instagram’s new video feature. Much like Chinese app TikTok, Reels lets users create and share short video clips with added background music. But what exactly is Instagram Reels and what are the differences to TikTok? We’ll show you what the new feature can do....

 

PHP 8

PHP 8: What you need to know about the latest update

 

PHP is one of the most important languages on the Internet. Many content management systems like WordPress, TYPO3 or Joomla are based on PHP. The release of PHP 8 is imminent, but we’ve already had some information about its new features. Also some old features will be reworked,...

 

The best TeamViewer alternatives

Alternatives to TeamViewer

 

You don’t always have to use the market leader – this also applies to remote access. TeamViewer is still the most widely-used solution for remote management and online meetings, but there are numerous alternatives on the market which can be considered. We present some serious...

 

Tradesman websites – gain new customers

A tradesman website is the signboard for a handicraft enterprise. With the right tools, a homepage for tradesmen can be created quickly and legally compliant. With a dedicated website for your tradesman business, you can be found quickly and offer potential customers a quick overview of your company's competencies and services. A handyman website gives you a leg up over the competition.

Build a restaurant website: here’s how to make a restaurant website

Across many industry sectors, a company homepage is vital these days – and the same applies to the restaurant industry. But every industry has different needs when it comes to creating an impactful website. A homepage for a restaurant has to whet a page visitor’s appetite and be informative at the same time. It should include the menu, opening times, route map, and a reservation system so that you...

The right etiquette for business Christmas cards

Christmas cards for clients are a good opportunity to communicate your appreciation, look back on a successful year of working together, and show your optimism for future work. We’ll explain what successful corporate Christmas cards for clients look like, what to consider and what to avoid, and when is the right time to send them.

Nine excellent FTP programmes for web hosting

Are you familiar with the file transfer protocol also known as FTP? Those who answered this question negatively are advised to learn more about FTP by reading this guide. FTP immensely eases the task of transferring data over the internet. FTP servers are an especially wise choice when faced with the job of transferring large volumes of data. Transferring files to servers for exchange requires a...

How to make your online store legally watertight

In recent years, many online shops have received warnings due to not properly adhering to website legalities. Given the growing number of online businesses, it’s not surprising to see an increase in companies that specialise in identifying legal violations and then fining the operator. Therefore, it’s all the more important to understand the legal basics of your web shop to ensure you’re on the...

Favicons in WordPress: how to add and change

Browser tabs contain two elements - the title of your website and a small image known as a favicon. A good favicon makes it easier for users to navigate their browsers and strengthens your brand identity. So how do you add a favicon to your WordPress site? There are three ways of doing it - using the WordPress Customizer, by using a plug-in, or doing it manually. Keep reading for step-by-step...

How to duplicate WordPress pages – a step-by-step guide

There are lots of reasons why you might want to copy WordPress pages. If you want to create lots of similar pages for your WordPress site, it’s much easier to copy one page and edit it than to create the pages one by one. In this guide we’re going to explain three simple ways of duplicating WordPress pages and posts: using a plugin, using the Gutenberg editor, and using the WordPress Code Editor.

How to set a WordPress home page: A step-by-step guide

You can influence your visitors’ first impression of your WordPress site by setting a page as your home page. As the first point of contact and the business card for your website, the choice of start page makes a significant difference. Whether you want a static or dynamic home page, we’re here to show you how to set an individual page to be your WordPress home page.

TikTok Ads: how to advertise on the TikTok video-sharing network

TikTok is an emerging social video-sharing network that allows private and business users to post personal photos and videos, and place ads. Millennials are the main target audience of TikTok Ads. Thus, advertising on the social media app can be a great way to target this specific audience compared to placing simple banner ads on traditional websites.


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