Web Hosting & Security
Has SiteGround been Hacked?
Do you have a WordPress website, currently hosted on SiteGround, that you fear has been hacked?
The thought of ever being hacked is scary, but it is something that can happen to anyone – “OMG! My website is hacked… I hope I don’t lose all my data…Or worse yet, MY CUSTOMERS’ DATA…”
Why a High-Performance Hosting Partner?
Your agency and your clients deserve to be catered to with high-performing servers, proactive security, and well-maintained websites. Additionally, wouldn’t it be great to actually partner with the hosting provider of your clientele? This type of partnership allows your business to flourish because it supports higher quality results that you can depend on.
Why We’re (Still) in Love with WordPress
We’ve been using WordPress for years for our clients and we’re still in love. Learn why WordPress remains the most powerful and flexible CMS in the world.
The Image Optimization Guide for Your Website in 2020
Image optimization is crucial for keeping your site running great. Here are some insider tips on compressing and optimizing images for optimal performance.
Data Privacy Day 2020
Data privacy is an ever-growing concern as technology, the internet, and social media has made the world an increasingly smaller place. Making matters worse is the diligent, determined individuals who want to steal or harness your data for their own use. To be clear, it is nearly impossible to avoid interacting with the internet today, [Read More]
Why Loud Canvas for your Website Hosting, Security and Maintenance needs?
Why would you choose Loud Canvas to be your technical partner for your business’ website hosting needs? Loud Canvas Media is MORE than just a hosting company. If you’re just looking for some digital space to rent for your website files that’s not secure, not proactively maintaining or securing your digital property and don’t care [Read More]
Why Security is the Most Important Thing for Your Website
To learn more, visit https://loudcanvas.com/security or contact us!
Introducing FREE Digital Media Seminars for Small Businesses
In a landmark effort to improve the digital performance and success of small businesses in the Dover, NH area, Loud Canvas Media is introducing a quarterly effort to bring FREE digital marketing education to local businesses. After 15 years in the industry, Loud Canvas Media recognizes that the local business community should be empowered to [Read More]
Why We Think GoDaddy Leaves Much to be Desired
Godaddy Hosting Fails Hard on Every Metric Disclaimer: Article contents derived and heavily influenced by multiple tech experts and web developers (linked below) who post of their own experiences.
All HTTP Sites to be Labeled "Not Secure" by Google
GOOGLE MAKES PROFOUND CHANGE TO INTERNET In what is quite likely the most significant (and equally the most unfair) move in internet history, Google began labeling any site that is not HTTPS as “Not Secure” in 2017. It labeled non-https sites (which represents 82% of the internet) in both its Google Chrome browser as well [Read More]
LCM Loves Freelancers and Independent Contractors
Partner w/LCM for Better Results & Profit-Sharing Loud Canvas Media loves to partner with talented designers and web developers in the local area. This helps both sides, and creates a win/win scenario! We also provide some “perks” to our freelance partners to keep money in their pockets by offering free website hosting as well as [Read More]
Your Website is just like a Car. I’ll explain how!
I WANT ZERO CAR PROBLEMS. I paid for the car so now vehicle costs are a thing of the past, right? Wrong. As a web developer/programmer, I’m often asked (more than often quite angrily) “Why did my website break and why aren’t you fixing it for free?! Didn’t I pay you to create a quality [Read More]
Resell LCM Hosting and Take a "Piece of the Action"
As a small design firm (or perhaps as a freelancer designer), you design/build many of websites but always send your clients to host with a 3rd party hosting company like Godaddy, Bluehost, or Hostgator. And sadly you see NONE of that money. We offer an alternative: provide them a better hosting option for the same [Read More]
Should you Host or Not Host Client Websites: the Classic "Build vs Buy" Decision
Build a new Revenue Steam for Your Company by Hosting your Clients’ Sites ARTICLE SUMMARY As a small or mid-sized marketing firm, if you support at least 60+ clients you might want to consider opening up a new revenue steam and hosting them yourself vs referring them to a 3rd party Hosting company like Bluehost [Read More]
Let’s Encrypt: Perhaps Not the Best Solution for SSL Certificates…
The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly… Article Summary We may upset the fanbois a bit by saying this, but when you look at the pros and the cons, we feel the cons take it here. Let’s Encrypt is a great initiative, but serious business owners should really consider a more viable (paid) alternative to [Read More]