CMS Showdown : Joomla vs WordPress

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Joomla vs WordPress

Joomla and WordPress are two of the leading, best and easy to use content management systems (CMS). Millions of people are using these platforms around the world which make these two the preferred choice among other website management platforms. These two platforms are often compared with each other that it sounds like a match, say Joomla vs. WordPress. Read more »

How to put your WordPress Site in Maintenance mode

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website-maintenance-service

 

Maintenance Mode is a term you use when you need to take your regular site offline to perform software of content updates. People use maintenance mode to update their websites, make some structural changes or change the appearance. It may take a few hours or even a day to completely implement the changes that is why developers use WordPress maintenance mode. WordPress Maintenance mode allows the users to keep working on their websites while the visitors can have a look at the screen which says that the website is under construction or under maintenance. Popular sites use maintenance mode page to improve user experience because no one likes to visit and browse a broken site or link. On the other hand, new websites use maintenance mode as a “coming soon page”. Read more »

CMS Showdown : Drupal Vs WordPress

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Drupal vs WordPress

Drupal and WordPress are two of the most common types of management frameworks available online. While some prefer using Drupal, others are mostly and always in favor of WordPress. To understand both, it is important to start talking about what each of them is and what they have to offer. Read more »

What Is SSL? and Everything You Need To Know about it

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What is SSL

What is SSL ?

SSL is a name that everybody who has been on the internet must have heard for. Short for Secure Sockets Layer, SSL is the standard security technology used for establishing an encrypted link between the browser and the web server. The reason why this link is built is that it ensures that all the data communication remains secure.

SSL, therefore, is definitely related to the security concerns we all have while using browsers and the internet in general.

SSL allows the sensitive information such as social security numbers, credit cards, and other login details to get transmitted securely. Usually, the data is sent between the web servers and browsers and is usually sent in the form of a plain text. However, if the attacker is able to intercept the data that is being sent between the web browser and the browser, they can still see the information and use it as well. Read more »

Common WordPress Errors: Error Establishing a Database Connection

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Error Establishing a Database Connection

 

If you clicked on this article, you are probably looking for a working solution to a technical issue you may have come across regarding an error establishing a database connection upon accessing your website on WordPress.

For the average user WordPress may crop up some errors that happen to be fairly common. These can range from a blank white page where the blog post should be updated, or an error proclaiming the maximum memory limit being exhausted, or even a plug-in that cannot be uploaded. Read more »

How to improve your WordPress site’s SEO

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WordPress SEO plugin

Search engines are a major traffic source for any business website or blog and that is the reason why most of the people are concerned with Search Engine Optimization (SEO) of their website. SEO is the process of improving the volume or quality or amount of traffic to your websites from search engines like Google, Bing, and Yahoo etc. via “Organic” or un-paid search results in search engines. WordPress, as we all know, is a leading online website creation tool in PHP. It is the easiest and most powerful blogging and website content management system. There are a number of WordPress SEO plugins that can increase the traffic to Read more »

All You Need to Know About the AAAA Record

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AAAA record

Domain Name System (DNS) is an internet service. It translates the domain names into IP addresses. It has two components::

  • DNS Server.
  • DNS Client.

The DNS server works as a global directory of Internet. They are also known as the equivalence of a phone book. Their functionality is to maintain a directory that comprises domain names and then to translate them into internet protocol (IP) addresses whereas a client’s function is to request for a host name which the server has to translate.

There are different types of DNS records. Although our main topic of discussion is AAAA records, we will briefly discuss some other types as well. Read more »

Common WordPress Error: White Screen of Death

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White screen of death

In the event that you have a WordPress site for sometime now, then there is a very high possibility that you may have experienced the white screen of death error in any event at least once. The WordPress white screen of death error is one of those to a great degree irritating issues like blunder building up a database association.

The motivation behind why this issue is disappointing for clients is on account of it keeps you out of your WordPress site and admin panel. Since there is no mistake yield as a rule, you are forgotten dumbfounded to figure what is the issue. Read more »

IPv4 vs IPv6 : What’s Difference between them

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ipv4 vs ipv6

 

What is Internet Protocol (IP)

IP (short for Internet Protocol) indicates the specialized arrangement of parcels and the tending to plot for PCs to convey over a system. Most systems join IP with a more elevated amount convention called Transmission Control Protocol (TCP), which builds up a virtual association between a goal and a source.

IP without anyone else can be contrasted with something like the postal framework. It permits you to address a bundle and drop it in the framework, yet there’s no immediate connection amongst you and the beneficiary. TCP/IP, then again, sets up an association between two has so they can send messages forward and backward for a timeframe. Hence, ever raging battle of IPv4 vs IPv6. Read more »

Things you Probably Didn’t Know About DDOS Attack

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DDOS attack guide

 

A Distributed Denial of Service or DDoS attack is a hacking method used to incapacitate online services and websites. Attackers do this by flooding the service with an influx of bogus connections and data to overwhelm the servers and shut them down. These types of attacks have become very frequent in recent years with major online outages and the shutting down of popular websites and online services. Read more »