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WordPress now powers 25% of the Web

One in four websites is now powered by WordPress. Today is a big day for the free and open-source content management system (CMS). To be perfectly clear, the milestone figure doesn’t represent a fraction of all websites that have a … Continue reading

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Plugins and Themes – How should I select these?

So far in this series, we have looked into the importance of updating the main WordPress installation and how to go about doing it. As much as we’d love to say that your website is now completely secure, there is … Continue reading

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Updating WordPress – How do you do it?

In our first post of this series, we explored why updating WordPress is so important irrespective of whether your website is for personal or business use. It is easy to think that your website is working perfectly now so no … Continue reading

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The Importance of Cloud Based Infrastructure

Since our name is Cloud Next, we thought it would be apt to write this weeks blog on the importance of a cloud based infrastructure. Don’t be intimidated by the fancy term, we’ll break it down for you. As we’ve … Continue reading

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Choosing the right hosting company for your website

For many years now, we’ve been concentrating on providing expandable and affordable web hosting. When the 90’s digital revolution erupted, a couple of us used our students loans to invest in servers and thankfully for us, web hosting quite rapidly … Continue reading

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10 easy steps to protect your WordPress site

Easily one of the most popular blogging platforms preferred by the amateur and professional alike, WordPress has many advantages over its competitors. However; its relative ease of use and many attractive themes and capabilities must be enhanced by WordPress security … Continue reading

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Keep up to date with Cloud Next

Here at Cloud Next we always want to keep our customers up to date with our latest products, services and company announcements.  There are several ways you can keep up to date:

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Important: Update to Joomla

Websites running the first version of Joomla! are becoming increasingly targeted by hackers, so we urge you to upgrade as soon as possible to avoid your website being compromised. All versions of Joomla! 1 are no longer being patched by … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

On behalf of everyone at Cloud Next we would like to wish you a very happy and prosperous 2013. Thank you for your continued support and feedback and for choosing to host your websites , servers and domains with us. … Continue reading

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Featured One Click Installer: Joomla

What is Joomla? Joomla is a user-friendly content management system (CMS) with an extensive range of features. The software is database-driven and is ideal for groups or individuals developing, managing and editing web content with or without technical knowledge.

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