Private Security Certificates for 2016

Private Security Certificates for 2016

Private Security Certificates establish a secure connection between your website and your visitor, and without one your website is at risk for being blocked or inaccessible due to a “Shared” Security Certificate. Last year, Google announced that secure websites (e.g.,...

Five Sparrows Highlights “Girls Who Code” Initiative

HARTLAND, MICHIGAN, February 3, 2016 — Michigan online marketing firm Five Sparrows, LLC, today released its new “Girls Who Code” web page, marking its support of the “Girls Who Code” and STEM awareness movements. These initiatives are not only supported by web giants...
Dedicated vs. Shared IP Addresses

Dedicated vs. Shared IP Addresses

Small business websites are often hosted on a shared server, which involves a hosting company putting multiple websites on the same web server.  Even though each website has its own URL (e.g., www.mysite.com, www.yoursite.com, etc.,), the underlying IP address is the...
Web Security 2016 – New Rules for the New Year

Web Security 2016 – New Rules for the New Year

Security certificates and hosting IP addresses are behind-the-scenes technical topics that most website owners don’t really think about.  Well, there are some BIG changes in web security coming this year, and you will definitely want to be ready. If you want the...

Spring Cleaning for Your Website

If all of this nice spring weather is giving you the urge to do some Spring Cleaning (yeah, me neither), here’s a thought: spring clean your website! As I’m sure you already know, your website is never really “done.”  The reality is that you must keep adding fresh...