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Browser security warnings

November 2, 2015

All major internet browsers (e.g. Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox) are changing the way that they validate website security certificates to ensure the highest security level for users when making payments. As a result of this change, you may see security warnings (e.g. browser errors, security certificate warnings) on your web browser when using a secure website.…

Phishing emails

October 31, 2015

You may have heard that many high-profile domain registrars are being targeted by a massive phishing attack against domain owners. The fraudulent emails claim that a particular domain name has been suspended and ask users to click a link. It is always a good practice to not click links in emails if you are going…

Google Apps Partnership Ending

October 20, 2015

December 31st will see us ending our partnership to supply Google Apps at a discounted rate to our clients. If you would like to retain your Google Apps account you do not need to do anything other than pay Google directly for your service when they transition you in to their billing system. You will…

Pay Per Click Services

August 19, 2015

Have you ever looked at Pay Per Click or are you looking to add this as a channel for your business? Our expert, David, is on hand to see how we can help you make the most out of your PPC budget. For more information have a look at https://www.assetict.com/pay-per-click-services/

Available Now! Office 365

July 3, 2015

Microsoft Office 365 packages are now available to order from Asset ICT. Why not save on your Office 365 subscriptions, get them through Asset ICT at a reduced rate and get our first class support along with all the same Microsoft services. 50GB of email storage and 1TB of file storage gives you plenty of…

Mailing List Integration with your website

May 4, 2015

Keep your customer database up to date with mailing list integration There are various ways that your website can capture interested visitor details so you can add them to your mailing lists. However you do this your mailing list should be kept up, and easily allow people to unsubscribe if they no longer want to…

The importance of HTTPS

April 29, 2015

Last year Google called for “HTTPS Everywhere” to help secure more sites on the internet for visitors to access. This move is to try and make the web more secure with all your content being encrypted between you and the site you are visiting. The result is that Google implemented some small changes in to…

Choosing Keywords for your content

April 20, 2015

Choosing Keywords for your content Choosing keywords is an essential part of optimising your sites content for search engines.  You need to make sure that you rank for the correct keywords which are relevant to your site.  If you are a plumber, there is no point you showing up in search results for florists. It’s…

Is your site mobile friendly? Less than a month to go…!

March 27, 2015

If you subscribe to Google and get their notifications then you will be aware that on April 21st 2015 the new search algorithm will begin to be rolled out which will have a significant impact in your search results. If you have not heard about this and have a web site then you need to…

WordPress Mobile Apps – update your website on the move

March 27, 2015

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”][fusion_text] Update your website on the move with WordPress Mobile Apps Not only can you manage your website from any web browser, but there WordPress Mobile Apps available for both Apple &…

Writing a blog – the first 6 months

March 25, 2015

The first 6 months of me writing a blog! This subject is a case of practising what I preach, so I thought I would put out some of my thoughts from my writing a blog on website design over the past 6 months.  This is something that I recommend all my website clients try and do,…

SERP Checker – Search Engine Ranking Position

March 23, 2015

What is a SERP checker and how do I check my ranking? SERP ranking or Search Engine Results Page ranking is the position a website appears in a search engines results page. For example the keyword you base your site/page on is website design and someone puts that search term in to Google, your SERP is the position…

Lets talk about your website backups

March 21, 2015

Is making website backups on your to do list? You may be lucky that your Internet host makes website backups on your behalf, but is that really enough to protect your website data should something go wrong.  It may be worth clarifying with your website host that they do make website backups, and what the process…

Welcome to the new Asset ICT Website

March 20, 2015

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”][fusion_text] Welcome to the new Asset ICT Website It’s been a while since we updated our website and have given it a completely new fresh look.  We’ve also taken the opportunity to merge…

A bit about Internet Hosting for your website

March 19, 2015

General information about Internet Hosting Internet Hosting to an end user is pretty dull, but there are sound reasons why you should be taking a bit more interest in how your website appears online.  The speed of your internet host servers and connections will determine how quickly your site loads.  If it loads slowly, or keeps failing…

Mobile friendly websites perform better in Google search results

March 19, 2015

Mobile friendly websites will rank better in Google In previous blogs I’ve talked about how mobile friendly websites are great for your visitors, and that they will eventually be helpful for Google to rank your website in their results.  So here goes… from April 21st 2015 Google will be changing the algorithm they use to determine a…

Considering the .UK Domain Name?

March 19, 2015

June 2014 saw the launch of the shorter .uk domain name Something which happened last year but I think is worthy of mentioning again.  This is great news for UK businesses allowing them to have a shorter, snappier sounding domain name.  Nominet who manage the registration of the .uk top level domains (.co.uk, .org.uk, .me.uk and so…

Business blogging – how useful is it for me?

March 16, 2015

Business blogging gets all your messages across In this article I want to give you some idea of what business blogging is and how it may be useful for you.  I’m sure you have all heard the term blog/blogging, but the Oxford English Dictionary defines it as: A regularly updated website or web page, typically one…

Responsive Mobile Design – why is it important?

March 13, 2015

Why is responsive mobile design important for my website? Its primarily about the usability of your site for your visitors, and it makes sure that the content is scaled and displayed in a friendly manner.  Websites which aren’t mobile responsive can be difficult to navigate around, particularly if the website wasn’t laid out well to…

5 Website Design Essentials For Your New Site

March 12, 2015

5 Website Design Essentials to ensure your website does what you need! To make sure that your website is most effective, and that you end up with something that matches what you are after there are some basic considerations.  From preparation through to final launch, make sure you are going to end up with what you…