Team Update

November 22, 2018

We are very happy to welcome Sagar to the team. He will be stepping and taking over from Divya in the next few weeks and is getting up to speed during the transition period. Everyone at Asset ICT would all like to thank Divya for her hard work over the last few years supporting our…

WordPress Navigation Menus How To

September 6, 2018

Meltdown and Spectre

January 4, 2018

Google’s Project Zero team recently discovered a vulnerability related to all Intel-based systems running world-wide, long story short – there’s a security flaw with the way in which the CPUs deal with virtual memory processing; https://meltdownattack.com/ New kernels are being prepared by Linux communities, once released (we expect within 24 hours) we will begin testing…

Video Review from Cara Ostryn

December 13, 2017

Cara has very kindly sent us a video review of her experience using our services. Thank you Cara and we look forward to working with you for many years to come!

Google Insecure Forms Warning

October 19, 2017

With the release of Chrome 62, any website with an insecure form will be marked “Not Secure.” If you haven’t enabled SSL on your website, you may want to in order to avoid visitors being shown your site is not secure. This is not just for pages with an insecure login/password field, it now covers…

imunify360 now on all shared servers

April 21, 2017

We have been testing imunify360 over the last few months. It has now gone in to production and we have added it to all shared servers. The system will give you greater security. For full details of what it is capable of please have a look at https://imunify360.com/#dashboard This centralises a lot of the security systems…

WordPress Updates

February 22, 2017

In the ever changing world of technology, websites are no longer a “set and forget” part of your business. While technology evolves, website software is constantly being updated to make it more secure, faster and more visible to search engines. Just like Microsoft Office and your smartphone software needs updating, so too does your WordPress…

SSL and Mobile Rankings in Google

December 20, 2016

A small update this month as we get ready for Christmas and the New Year. January 1st will bring the requirement for all sites to have an SSL certificate so they are not flagged as insecure by the browsers. We have the free SSL certificates with all shared hosting accounts so there is no excuse…

Google to penalise mobile popups

August 31, 2016

We all know the annoying popups that get in the way of the content you are trying to view and then struggle to get rid of as they have minute close buttons. It seems Google also finds this annoying and is set to penalise sites that use them on mobile devices. The popups are now…

Lets Encrypt Free SSL available for all accounts

August 17, 2016

We are pleased to announce that we have now integrated the free Lets Encrypt certificates to all shared cPanel servers. This means that all sites can now benefit from SSL (HTTPS or secure padlock in the browser) at no extra charge. Current browsers will support SNI (this means your site does not need a dedicated…

New Client Area Features

July 29, 2016

We have updated some of the features in your client area to allow you to do more. You can now manage much more of your hosting account from within your client are to save having to access your cPanel. One of the most useful features is the ability unblock your IP address if you should…

WordPress – Adding new pages

June 23, 2016

How WordPress Improved Google Ranking

June 19, 2016

Improved Google Ranking when converting to WordPress The theory is sound that if your website is built in a system which is SEO (Search Engine Optimised) aware that you should get an improved Google ranking.  It’s always good to be able to show evidence of how effective it can be, and I am able to do so…

The Browsers Have Spoken: It’s Time to Encrypt the Web

April 26, 2016

The titans of the web industry have spoken and their message is loud and clear: every website needs basic encryption as a minimum standard. There was a time when SSL/TLS was thought to only be necessary for ecommerce websites and other sites that collect user information – but no longer. The 100% encryption movement has…

Asset ICT obtains Microsoft Silver Small and MidMarket Cloud Solutions Status

January 27, 2016

Asset ICT have achieved Silver Small and MidMarket Cloud Solutions Status with Microsoft.  This status is awarded after the Asset ICT team have demonstrated their ability to implement, administer and support all Microsoft’s cloud solutions to the highest quality.  Further to that we also had to supply customer references to demonstrate that we have implemented and managed them…

Portfolio

January 13, 2016

We have added a portfolio page which has a small selection of the work we have done over the last few years. If you would like to have a look then head to https://www.assetict.com/portfolio/

Dedicated Cloud Servers

January 9, 2016

You can now order your custom cloud server through the site. Check out the details of the service at https://www.assetict.com/dedicated-cloud-servers/ Our flexible enterprise SSD cloud is directly available to you to order. Select the resources you need and then create as many servers as you would like. Simple, easy and backed by our first class support.

Domain Price Adjustments

January 5, 2016

A lot of registries are increasing their domain pricing this year. We have already Mentioned Nominet are increasing their pricing and the .net registry is also increasing their fees starting next month. We expect most other registries to follow suit as prices have remained largely the same for a long time.

PHP 7

January 3, 2016

Happy New Year! PHP 7 is available for you to select within your cPanel if you had not already spotted this. If you need the latest version of PHP then we have this available to you on all our shared hosting accounts.

.UK Domain Price increase from 1st March 2016

November 27, 2015

After many years of the current pricing model, Nominet, are increasing their prices for the domains starting on the 1st March 2016. It used to be the case that renewing for more than 1 year added an additional discount but this will also come to an end at the same time leaving a fixed price…