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2018: A Roadmap To Connecting Customers

2018 Goals

We know how hectic these first few weeks can be, so we are sending a quick note to share with you a few exciting changes and updates KartHost™ will be debuting in 2018. This year we really want to focus on connecting our customers to as many resources as possible to guide them through their…

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How To Write Goals For Your Website

2018 Goals

“A goal without a plan is just a wish.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupery The beginning of a new year always symbolizes the beginning of a fresh, new start. With goal-setting season in full swing, what are you setting out to achieve in 2018? Have you had time to sit down and ask yourself what you…

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Top 5 Signs Your Website Needs An Upgrade

Time to Upgrade

Does your website make you proud? Is it the best possible reflection of your business or venture?  Let’s face it, in today’s digital, tech-addicted world, most people’s first impression of you will be based upon what they see online. Their first stop is going to be your website. So how does your site stack up?…

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WordPress 4.9 is LIVE: See Whats New

WordPress Background

“New features in 4.9 will smooth your design workflow and keep you safe from coding errors.” – Mel Choyce, WordPress Blog The newest version of WordPress has been released –  WordPress 4.9 – dubbed “Tipton”. Fun Fact: WordPress core developers agree they all share at least one thing in common, a love for jazz music, and have…

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WordPress 4.9 Preview

WordPress 4.8.2

WordPress 4.9 is on the horizon, with an expected release date of Nov. 14. The release brings upgrades to the customizer, new widgets and even easier coding options for developers. Read on to find out more about the exciting updates below. The most current version of WordPress 4.8.2 was released Sept. 19. The release addressed and…

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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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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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How To List Your Home-Based Business Online & Get Found

Results Get Found

Thanks to the internet, it’s no longer necessary to open a store front to reach customers. It’s the first place 4 out of 5 consumers turn to when looking for a business or product information. So how do you ensure your web based business is easily found on the web? Here are the first steps…

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