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How to Protect Personal & Payment Data And Avoid Fines

EU Personal Data Laws Online

How much is your privacy and personal information worth to you? For hackers, that number is about $41.47/per hour profit totaling over $110 billion since 2010 (according to password app company, Keeper). $110 billion with a “b” – that’s how much hackers have stolen in just 7 years by breaking into databases and selling personal…

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Ta Da ~ It’s Here! Announcing the New KartHost.com

Karthost Services Page

Have you visited our site lately? Notice anything, let’s say a little different? After months of sprucing, simplifying and streamlining, we are excited to announce the launch of our brand new website that we built from the ground up using Beaver Builder. First time visitor to our site? Well, welcome! If you’re looking for a…

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For Online Sellers: Sales and Income Tax Amnesty Program

Online Seller Taxes

The Multistate Tax Commission (MTC) recently unveiled an amnesty program which will allow some online sellers to waive any previous tax liability, including interest and penalties, in states they have a sales tax nexus with. Twenty four states are currently participating in the the MTC National nexus amnesty program, which runs from August 17 –…

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How Not To Get Hacked: 4 Things Hackers Don’t Like

Don't Get Hacked

From email attacks phishing for personal information to e-commerce attacks that extract credit card numbers and even ransomware attacks that hold your computer “hostage” until you pay the hacker to release your data – a hack is a hack. A recent survey by Manta found that 87% of small business owners did not feel they were at risk of…

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Don’t Let Your Website Get Taken Hostage

Hostage Wire

“Hiring a web partner is an important decision.  When choosing the team that will handle your web presence,  you should ask yourself three things: Are they honest? Are they easily accessible? Do they really care about your business?” – Gail Randolph After 23 years of web presence, one of the most popular websites in the…

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Upgrade Your Browser Today

WordPress version 4.8 recently became available for download, and along with the newest release, came the announcement WordPress will no longer be supporting Internet Explorer (IE) versions 8, 9 & 10. While some capabilities will still be available to wp-admins working within these old browsers, new features and upgrades will no longer be available. That means…

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WordPress 4.8 Is Here

WordPress 4.8.2

WordPress 4.8 is now available for download or update. Code named Evans, in honor of William John “Bill” Evans, jazz pianist and composer, this version comes with 3 major features and several minor udpates. WHAT’S NEW? Link Updates: Editing links, or text around an existing link, just got a whole lot easier. WordPress 4.8 brings you link…

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Secure vs. Encrypted Email: What’s The Difference?

Encryption Lock

Keeping information private and secure on the world wide web has become an increasingly hot topic. With the CIA data breeches making global headline news, it goes to show you that no one is exempt from exposing their own personal information, their friend’s, family’s and even their client’s. The cyberattacks during the 2016 presidential election have…

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