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KRACK Vulnerablity Warning

A serious new vulnerability called KRACK (Key Reinstallation Attacks) was announced recently, likely impacting anyone who uses Wi-Fi. All Wi-Fi connection points and devices could be vulnerable. KRACK can allow attackers access to important information like credit card numbers, passwords, and emails transmitted over any Wi-Fi network.

Redirect from non-www to www and Vice-versa in your Joomla website

If your Joomla website is accessible with and without a www prefix you will have an issue with duplicate URL’s. Google will see both versions of your pages as multiple website instance of the same content and they might penalize your site for it.

Is your website ready for Joomla! 3.7?

Joomla! 3.7 is a one-click update just like previous 3.x versions. If your site is not already running version 3.6.5, it is recommended that you update immediately. Before upgrading it is important to update all of your third party extensions and to take and test a full backup of your site. This is also a good time to connect with your hosting company or cpanel (if you have on available) and check your PHP and database versions.

How to add custom coding to your Joomla website

Do you need to add custom coding to your Joomla website?

Perhaps you need to add a Google Map, a Facebook widget, a Newsletter widget or other custom coding. To do this, you basically need to create a custom html module, assign it to a module position and menu, turn off you WYSIWYG editor, insert the custom html coding and save the Module.

Cool Computer Tips

Here are 5 computer tips that you might find interesting:

Tip 1: Turn your computer's browser window into a simple text editor.

If you want to bring up a basic text editor you can type in, just paste this into the address bar of your browser:

Capture

Use this screen to paste or type in text!


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