I (Finally) Released an Ebook on Website Security

I say “finally” because this thing was actually written two years ago and sadly I just never got it completely finalized and posted. It’s something that I remembered from time to time but again just never managed to get it posted. About a week ago, I found the files again and it was time to […]

Announcement: Two New Website Maintenance Plans

For over 5 years now FatLab has offered website support, maintenance and managed WordPress hosting services to a growing client base. Today I am happy to announce two new packaged service offerings. In addition to our continued on-call web support and website maintenance services we are now offering two distinct website maintenance plans that focus […]

How To Make Sure Your Website Is Backed Up

Don’t wait until it’s too late to ensure your site really is backed up. Website Backups: Insurance Backups are set up on your website, but is your site actually being backed up regularly? Many site owners never check on their backups until they need them. Suddenly, the try to restore their site only to find […]

Why It’s Important To Do Regular Software Updates To Your Website

Skipping updates is like having an Open sign for hackers. CRITICAL: Regular Website Updates Software updates are just one of the many tasks involved in maintaining a website. Some site owners skip this step because they don’t think they’ll ever be targeted by hackers. Any site, no matter how big or small, is a potential target. […]

What Are Website Security Services?

The best security requires multiple services for well rounded protection. Website Security Services, What They Include By now, you’d think your website is as secure as it could possibly get, right? Security doesn’t stop at updates, backups and choosing the right host. It also means setting up real time protection and monitoring for any issues. […]

Do You Have Website Backups (and backups of those)?

Backups aren’t optional when it comes to a secure website. The Importance of Website Backups Backup aren’t considered a priority with many website owners, even though they should be. You never know when files could be compromised or a virus infiltrates your databases. If you don’t have a reliable backup ready, you have to start […]

Security Is More Than Just Updates

Website Security: More Than Just Updates Many sites administrators think all it takes to stay secure is installing regular updates. It’s a good start, but far from the only steps a webmaster should take to protect their site. From updates to removing plugins, themes and other files that you don’t use, you have quite a few […]

Why Websites Need Monitored Maintenance

Staying updated is a vital part of monitored maintenance. Some site owners think all they have to do is add new content to their site and they’re done. It’s not nearly as simple as that. To keep a site running smoothly, you need monitored maintenance to take care of all the behind the scenes tasks. […]