GoDaddy

Protect your GoDaddy Account

Yesterday I got a call from a prospective customer who we’ll call “Sam”. Sam told me about how he lost control of five websites hosted with GoDaddy. A hacker broke into Sam’s GoDaddy account and changed all the logins including the WordPress and FTP logins. When Sam realized there was a problem he contacted GoDaddy to try and get […]

GoDaddy Down

  GoDaddy is having a massive outage. Early, unconfirmed reports are that the group Anonymous is taking responsibility

Working with BlueHost – Updating Addon Directory

The other day I moved a customer’s website from GoDaddy to BlueHost.   As you may know, with a BlueHost account you can host multiple websites on one hosting account.   The customer is taking advantage of that fact and is having me move his sites to BlueHost. I logged into the customer’s BlueHost account and went […]

Free Tools for Your Website – Check For Broken Links

  I’ve been using Xenu’s Link Sleuth ™ for a long time.  How long?  I started writing code in 1998 and I think I found this tool within my first year as a website developer. Xenu goes through your site and finds broken links.  It’s a great tool for “traditional” (non-blog) websites.  Just download the […]