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

By Roy Randolph | Apr 13, 2017

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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KartHost WP Plugin Praise: TinyPNG

By Amber Brown | Apr 13, 2017

With nearly 50,000 WordPress plugins (and counting), finding the right ones for your website/blog can sometimes seem daunting. While we haven’t had tried out every single plugin there is here at KartHost™, we do have the experience and eye to know a good plugin when we see one. We highly recommend TinyPNG as your one stop…

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FAQ's From The Web-Savvy Builders

By Amber Brown | Apr 5, 2017

When it comes to building and maintaining a web presence, we believe one of the most important aspects is making sure you have access to control your own website. Even if you have a managed website host or have entrusted a designer with your site, it is vital you have access (logins) to your domain…

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SEO Essentials: The Checklist (Part 2)

By Amber Brown | Mar 16, 2017

In our previous blog, SEO: The Basics we covered what SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is, why it is important and the first basic steps that go into the back-end planning stages of setting up your website so it can be easily found by users. Now, for part 2 of our blog series, let’s delve a…

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Getting Started: The First Steps in Building Your Web Presence

By Amber Brown | Mar 15, 2017

“What does your business have that no other business has? The answer should be simple. It has you and your passion. Don’t downplay this.” – Gail Randolph  When we talk about a web presence, we’re talking about much more than just putting together a website. Think of your web presence as an online version of…

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Upgrade to KloudEmail

By Amber Brown | Mar 14, 2017

Why Should You Upgrade from FREE to KartHost KloudEmail? We’re sure you’ve  heard the old adage, “nothing in life is free.” Once again, this rings true for “free” email providers like Yahoo, Gmail, Microsoft Outlook, and so on. At the end of 2016, Yahoo announced more than 1 billion accounts had been compromised, aka hacked. That’s…

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KloudEmail Changes You have been asking for

By Roy Randolph | Mar 14, 2017

Update: The upgrades effective May 31, 2017 You’ve been asking, and we’ve delivered. In our continual push to make things easier on you and your business, we have recently undergone a ‘fixer upper’ / makeover of our KloudEmail services. As with any makeover, we had to tear down a few walls and shake things up a bit.…

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SEO Essentials: The Basics (Part 1)

By Amber Brown | Mar 14, 2017

Search engine optimization. Let’s face it, even the name is a mouthful. SEO – for short – can be confusing, but that does not mean it should be ignored. In fact… 93% of online experiences start with a search engine (Forrester study 2006) 76% of desktop searches and over 94% of mobile searches start with…

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Spring Clean Your Website: A Checklist

By Amber Brown | Mar 14, 2017

Spring has sprung, it is officially in the air. No really, the first day of Spring is March 20, right around the corner. With Spring comes the annual traditional of cleaning (fun, we know!). This time of year, people typically kick in to cleaning gear by ridding their homes of dirt and clutter and ridding their lives…

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