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Email / Webmail System Changes

source: DreamHost.com September 2016 Newsletter NEW: Webmail and Filtering! If you check your DreamHost-hosted email on the web with SquirrelMail or Roundcube, you may have noticed something a little different this month. They’re gone! We’ve replaced both of these aging web-based mail clients with one that is fast, feature-rich, and …
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NextGEN Gallery Plus

We are pleased to announce that we have purchased licensing and usage rights for the Premium WordPress ‘NextGEN Plus’ for all of our clients. ‘NextGEN Gallery’ is a free enhancement Plugin for WordPress platform websites and the Premium version ‘NextGEN Plus’ adds increased functionalities and features to the free version …
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Shortcodes Ultimate Plus

We are pleased to announce that we have purchased licensing and usage rights for the Premium WordPress ‘Plugin Shortcodes Ultimate Plus’ for all of our clients. ‘Shortcodes Ultimate’ is a free enhancement Plugin for WordPress platform websites and the Premium version ‘Shortcodes Ultimate Plus’ adds increased functionalities and features to …
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WordPress Update – version 4.6

WordPress has released an update to their core programming for this platform. All sites in the Website Hosting Cooperative have been updated to this new version. Watch the video for the key features of this new version of WordPress. Also see WordPress 4.6 “Pepper” for more details. http://www.video.parnassuscreative.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/WordPress-4-6-About.mp4 Source: Michael’s …
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Price Increase for Domain Name Registrations

As of Sunday, August 7, 2016, I have been notified of a price increase for many popular Domain Name Registrations. This is a fee charged by our hosting service (DreamHost.com). We do not ‘mark-up’ these prices charged to you and money collected is paid to DreamHost.com. For a current list …
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Joomla Templates

While there are various Joomla Templates included in your Joomla! CMS platform when installed on your site you may what to explore alternative templates. You can do a Google search with the term ‘joomla templates’ to see what else is out there. Most are not free unless included with a …
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The Heartbreak of Hard Drive Failures

I have been working with computers since the late 1970’s and one of the first lessons I was taught is that you always make a backup copy of your work! Frequently! In those early days all we had to use were the old 5-¼ inch floppy disks and I was …
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