Using RV Site Builder


If you are after a simple, easy to update website for your small business then using RV Sitebuilder might be the perfect solution for you. Not only is it easy to use but comes free with any of our cPanel Web Hosting packages! Simply click on the Slideshare Slideshow below to be taken to the full … [Read more...]

Web Hosting & Data Centres


What is a Data Centre? The advent of cloud-based computing services has brought the topic of data centres to the forefront of discussions around web hosting and information security. Many people don’t realise the scope of the infrastructure required to host the hundreds of millions websites that … [Read more...]

IPv6 Explained


Rack Servers now have IPv6 Activated IPv6, or Internet Protocol version 6, is an upgrade of Internet Protocol to increase the number of addresses available for devices connected to the internet. IPv6 uses addresses 128 bits long, compared to the 32 bit address length of its predecessor, … [Read more...]

Uploading files using FTP with FileZilla


Ever had to upload a large number of files to your web server?  CPanel has a nice easy interface to do this but when you have more than a few it becomes quite tedious loading each one individually.  FTP, or File Transfer Protocol, is designed specifically to allow files to be sent over the … [Read more...]

HTML5 Explained


What is HTML5? HTML is the code used to program what you see on the screen when you view a website in a browser. HTML5 is the latest incarnation of this language, which has been in it’s previous form since 1997. With such an increase in the use of video, audio, graphics and animations in … [Read more...]

CloudFlare Certified Partner


CloudFlare increases speed and security of your site CloudFlare makes it easy for any site to be as fast and secure as the Internet giants. We've just teamed up with CloudFlare to offer our clients free access to this great tool. If you haven’t heard about CloudFlare before, they're value … [Read more...]

Smartphone viruses and malware


Tablets & Smartphone Viruses The use of tablet computers and smartphones has risen so much in such a short time – it’s been quite a phenomenon. Reports are also increasing – as you would expect – about viruses and malware exploiting this new technology. And what happens if you lose your … [Read more...]

CPanel or Plesk?


Which is best CPanel or Plesk? When it comes to control panels, the two biggest names are CPanel and Plesk. They have both been around for long enough to become used widely – but what’s the difference between the two? CPanel One of the oldest control panel systems around, CPanel had … [Read more...]

SSL Certificates

Padlock on two network cables,

What is an SSL certificate? SECURE SOCKET LAYER & TRANSPORT LAYER SECURITY (SSL & TLS) SSL (and its successor, TLS) is a process that enables websites to exchange secure, encrypted information across the internet. The encryption shields the information from being intelligible to anyone who … [Read more...]

What is a Domain Name?


Domain Names and their Extensions Setting up a domain name is much like setting up a business name. You need to ensure that the name encapsulates what your business is about, is memorable and that no one else has bought the name. In every state in Australia there is a government body that oversees … [Read more...]