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E-mail is Essential to Most Successful Businesses

September 17, 2008 5:25 pm Published by

E-mail is probably the most essential communications tool used by companies and online businesses around the world. Apart from the convenience of e-mail communications, they are also virtually free and immediate.

When should I switch to a dedicated server?

August 27, 2008 9:45 am Published by

That’s a question that has several different answers and can be looked at from a few different perspectives. But in the interest of simplicity, let’s just take a quick look at some of the issues that you’ll be facing if you’re considering when or if you should commit to a dedicated server.

The Importance of Secure passwords

May 29, 2008 6:19 pm Published by

Ask the average person how many user names and passwords they have for various accounts, subscriptions, etc., and they’ll likely have to think for several moments before coming up with an answer. Even then they may omit a few of them unintentionally; such is the nature of modern life, where digital accounts are abundant and password protection is a standard.

The IE Domain Registry (IEDR) awards the 2007 Annual Achievement Award to LetsHost

May 21, 2008 8:50 pm Published by

The IE Domain Registry (IEDR) has awarded the Annual Domain Registry Achievement Award to LetsHost. As one of Ireland’s leading domain registration and web hosting companies, the Award recognises LetsHost as being one of the most significant contributors to the growth and development of dot.ie registrations in the past year.

4 Daily IEDR zone reloads from today

May 9, 2008 8:48 pm Published by

We are delighted to announce that the IEDR have today increased the number of zone reloads from 2 to 4. They have also increased the frequency of the reloads from 5 to 7 days a week. 

Risk Mitigation – Avoiding Online Tragedy with LetsHost Continuous Backups

April 23, 2008 10:10 am Published by

Anyone who has worked with computer files of any sort has experienced it before – saving over a file or losing data when a computer crashes or a hard drive becomes corrupt. The results can be nothing short of disastrous. And while there is no way to eliminate the unforeseen in your daily business and IT environment, there is a way to insure against outright tragedy in your web hosting solution.

Doing Business in Ireland? Google Knows Where you Are!

March 28, 2008 5:29 pm Published by

There are literally hundreds of thousands of web pages online about Google, many of them noting the various specifications and variables that the search behemoth utilises in the process of ranking websites for user searches. That ranking mechanism is known as the Google “algorithm” and it takes into account such a myriad of factors that to view a representation of the algorithm in the form of a mathematical equation is mind-boggling.

How to Get Started with Your First Website

March 12, 2008 8:54 am Published by

If you’ve registered a domain name, have your hosting account, and are now ready to take the next big step in creating your first website, there are some important questions that you’ll have to answer first.

The importance of your own domain for promoting business

March 5, 2008 4:14 pm Published by

There are a variety of free methods of placing one’s business online, including free hosting accounts that feature “semi-custom” domains, social networking websites, and advertising options that will provide potential customers with your business’s location and contact information (but little else).