Monthly Archives: December 2012

SEOWebHosting Community Newsletter: December 2012

Happy New Year, and welcome to the SEOWebHosting Newsletter. As always, we’ll keep our content short and to the point.

What’s New?

Today’s the final day of 2012, and the last day to take advantage of our Anti-Armageddon Sale.

Get 50% off the first invoice on any Shared Hosting upgrade!

Coupon Code: MAYAN12

Click here to look at our Shared Hosting packages.

SEOWebHosting: Looking Back At 2012

We’re happy to report that we had a wonderful year here at SEOWebHosting. We’re pretty amazed at all the great stuff that went down in the short span of 365 days!

We got an awesome new website, and welcomed Greg and Derrick (two top-shelf sales gents) to our team. We had a blast meeting customers new and old on our free limo rides at PubCon in Vegas, and rolled out a few helpful tools and initiatives for our customers, such as:… Read the rest

WordPress Users: Read This Important Security Announcement!

On Christmas Eve, knowledge of a rather serious security hole for Wordpress was released.

The security hole, or “vulnerability”, only affects users that are using the W3 Total Cache plugin for WordPress. The details can be found here
(and the technical details here).

However, no official patch has been provided yet, even in the most up-to-date version.

To combat this, go to the wp-content directory of every WordPress
install you may have that has this plugin installed, and create a file
named .htaccess in the w3tc directory there:

[Wordpress installation directory]

and in this .htaccess file, add the lines:

Order Allow,Deny
Deny from all

This will prevent outside access to the directory containing sensitive
information. Alternatively, you may also want to configure W3TC to
disallow cache directory listings.

As always, please be sure to update any WordPress installs and plugins
you may have installed. This is … Read the rest

The SEO Web Hosting Anti-Armageddon Sale

Picture via swirlspice

It’s been a long year, and SEOWebHosting wants to celebrate the end of the Mayan Calendar and 2012 with some savings for our great existing customers:

Get 50% off the first invoice on any Shared Hosting upgrade! *
Coupon Code: MAYAN12

Click here to check out our Shared Hosting packages.

*For existing SEOWebHosting customers only.

Thanks for hosting with us, and we look forward to serving you in 2013!… Read the rest

Black Hat Vs White Hat [Infographic]

Via Cognitive SEO

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