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Change to Outgoing Email Policy

Hetzner Africa has informed their clients of the following changes to their Outgoing email policy from 5 July 2016. Below is the full text of their email: This email serves as a reminder that we will be changing our outgoing email policy as communicated on 8 June...

The importance of website backups

In April 2016 I realized the importance of file and data (Mysql) backups for websites again. On the same day several WordPress websites was hacked and taken down by a small ISP. Now normally this is not that bad, as the client can use the KonsoleH (Hetzner Africa...

One Million and counting .co.za domains

The ZA Central Registry (ZACR) has recently reached a milestone. There are now 1 Million + .co.za domain name registrations! The exact number (and counting) is that there are 1,040,547 .co.za domains in action. Their website is...

Some Woocommerce mistakes I made

The Woocommerce shopping cart is a great WordPress plugin, make no mistake. I have used it many times to build client shops, and initially I made a few mistakes in how I thought it worked. Yeah, I know read the documentation… Here’s my list: Most clients...

Payment Gateway Comparison – South Africa

Deciding on the right payment gateway can be confusing, it’s almost like comparing the prices of various medical aids.  I have drawn up a simple comparison matrix that you can use as a guide, that is not meant to be comprehensive. iVeri Monsterpay Sage Payfast...