My account is reaching resource limits, what can I do?

On our shared hosting accounts, we have certain limits in place to ensure quality of service and to prevent any one account abusing the server resources. If you feel your own account is using up all resources available to it, you can check this via your cPanel. Once logged in to your cPanel, click on […]

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How can I check how many visitors come to my site?

First, log in to your cPanel Click the icon for Awstats Click View to the right of the domain you want to view the stats for A new page will open with all the usage/traffic details for the site. While these numbers will not be 100% accurate (as they include bots and other such traffic), […]

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How to run a traceroute on a Mac computer

Traceroute is a tool which can show you the path your connection takes when visit a website or connect to a server. It can be very useful in troubleshooting many different problems. To run a traceroute on Mac, please see the following steps: Launch the Network Utility. You can find the Network Utility by searching […]

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How to run a traceroute on a Windows computer

Traceroute is a tool which can show you the path your connection takes when visit a website or connect to a server. It can be very useful in troubleshooting many different problems. To run a traceroute on Windows, please see the following steps: Press the Windows key and the ‘r’ button simultaneously Type ‘cmd’ into […]

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Is it Time to Unfriend Facebook?

If you’ve ever seen the film ‘The Social Network’ you’ll be acutely aware of the journey that Mark Zuckerberg took to make Facebook the success it is today. Not shy of controversy, its CEO is once again back in the headlines, this time over a breach of personal data, that has affected a reported 87 […]

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GDPR – The right to erasure

Under article 17 of the GDPR a data subject has the right to be forgotten: “The data subject shall have the right to obtain from the controller the erasure of personal data concerning him or her without undue delay and the controller shall have the obligation to erase personal data without undue delay…” Exceptions to […]

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GDPR – The right to data portability

Under article 20 of the GDPR all data subjects have the right to data portability. “The data subject shall have the right to receive the personal data concerning him or her, which he or she has provided to a controller, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and have the right to transmit those […]

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Should Companies Quit Social Media?

Be it Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Linkedin – 81% of us have a social media account*. It’s the way we connect, the way we consume, the way we communicate. And it’s no surprise that it’s the way that brands share their stories with us. This is, after all, the on-trend way to engage with […]

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How to create a subdomain

To create a subdomain on your hosting account (eg. domain – letshost.ie, subdomain – kb.letshost.ie), please see the following steps: Log in to the cPanel control panel Click on Subdomains In the first box enter in the subdomain name (eg. test or m) Select the domain from the drop down in the second box Click on […]

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