Dec 22nd Nominet Price Rises - .uk Domain Names

Regarding all .uk domain names

Unfortunately, the UK registry operator Nominet is planning to increase the cost of all .uk domains by 50 per cent starting 1 March 2016.

Therefore the new cost of .uk domain names and renewals from March 2016 will be:

1 year registration/renewal  : £7.99
2 year registration/renewal  : £15.98

Dec 15th Drupal - Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

A critical update for Drupal has been released to address various security vulnerabilities and it is recommended that you update as soon as possible.



Official Link:
https://developer.joomla.org/security-centre/630-20151214-core-remote-code-execution-vulnerability.html

Sep 16th Social Media and the Importance of Sharing

When it comes to growing your business, there are few better things you can do than embracing the internet. Your website will become the central hub of all that you do, and you will be able to drive traffic to it by utilising the power of social media. Facebook and Twitter aren’t just there so you can keep in touch with your friends, they’re ... Read More »

Sep 15th WordPress Security Release - 4.3.1

An update for WordPress was just released to address various security vulnerabilities and it is recommended that you update as soon as possible.

Official Link:

https://wordpress.org/news/2015/09/wordpress-4-3-1/

Sep 15th Implementing Content on Your Website

Regardless of the nature of your business, its website will undoubtedly need some form of content. Not only does it enhance the user experience, but it has strong SEO benefits. Google, amongst other search engines, like sites that contain high-quality content. If you don’t have any, you’re giving your competitors a huge advantage. A few lines ... Read More »

Sep 11th An Introduction to Using WordPress

When you purchase web hosting from Dataflame, you have the option of choosing WordPress specific hosting. This makes it incredibly easy to install and you’ll be able to launch your website in no time at all. WordPress is one of the simplest and easiest to use Content Management Systems on the internet. However, if you have zero experience with ... Read More »

Sep 9th Making Your Website Mobile Friendly

The ways in which we are using the Internet are constantly changing, and as website owners, it is important to stay up to date. You are responsible for ensuring your viewers have the best possible user experience when visiting your site. If not, then they could easily visit somewhere else. One of the things you should be concentrating on now is ... Read More »

Aug 18th Understanding the (UK) Law of Domains

Buying a domain name can be an exciting time for many people. Not only is it the first step to getting your website up and running, but it also allows you to get creative – and determine a URL that your visitors will come to know and trust. But there are a number of things you need to be cautious about before you purchase anything. Aside from ... Read More »

Aug 16th Should I buy Long-Term or Short-Term Web Hosting?

There are many decisions to make when it comes to purchasing web hosting. Which provider to go with, how much disk space and bandwidth you will need etc. But once you’ve chosen your ideal plan, you will be required to determine how long you would like it to last. At Dataflame, you are normally provided with three options. One month, three ... Read More »

Aug 14th Celebrating 30 Years of .com

The history of the internet isn’t particularly long – you’d be hard pressed to find somebody who browsed the web before the mid-90s. But nevertheless, its inception goes back further than most people realise, as evidenced by the fact that 2015 is the 30th anniversary of .com. As the most popular domain name extension in the world, by quite ... Read More »