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Modifing your hosts file

26th June, 2017

Modifying your hosts file allows you to override DNS settings on your local machine.  This is very useful if you are trying to test a site before switching over the global DNS you can do a dry run with just your machine. Essentially by modifying your hosts file we get your machine to resolve the dom...

Why SSL Certificates - Do I need one for my website?

SSL Certificates – Are They Really Necessary For My Website?

08th June, 2016

  In recent years there has been a growing debate on just how important SSL certificates are, and whether or not they are needed for every website. Google itself have recently stated that they are beginning to prioritise secure websites (https) over non-secure websites (http) in their search al...

Server backups with Node.js and Amazon S3

15th August, 2014

Here at Newicon, we're big on data. We're also big on data integrity and security. Many of our clients have web applications or eCommerce stores upon which their business relies. These are driven, most commonly, by MySQL or SQL Server databases. Were they to lose the valuable data stored in those da...

Does your E-Commerce store have capacity for growth at Christmas?

10th December, 2013

'Tis the season to be jolly! So Christmas is upon us once again, and already we are being influenced by the Christmas spirit with numerous adverts on TV, Radio and the Internet. And whilst we all may dread how quickly the Christmas season comes round the corner, for businesses Christmas is a crucial...

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