How To Fire Your IT Professional While Protecting Your Data
IT Professional

Firing an employee is never easy and never pleasant. Firing your IT pro or Systems Administrator comes with a whole other set of issues. Often referred to as “the keeper of the keys”, this ind…

Second Career for Retired Military Personnel
Nerds On Site

Looking for a Few Good Nerds, Click Here Excellent Second Career Opportunity for Retired Military Personnel As an established and trusted IT Managed Service Provider (MSP) with an expanding fo…

Getting Your High School Grad Tech-Ready for the Next Step
Back to school

Time flies! It seems like just yesterday she was all pigtails and puddle jumping, and mere weeks ago that you were teaching him how to knot a tie for his first school dance. (Does anyone wear …

End of the Line for HTTP
Hosting

The online world is becoming increasingly unfriendly for non-HTTPS websites, and today Nerds Hosting is announcing that as of July 9, 2018, our hosting services will no longer serve non-https …

WordPress Removes "Contact Form DB" Plugin
Development

WordPress.org (the official maintainer of WordPress and the main repository of WordPress plugins) has removed a plugin called “Contact Form DB” from their database. This has had th…

Supported Versions of PHP
Hosting

The Nerds Hosting team is constantly working to improve our services and security, and the world of technology continues to iterate on the versions of all the software that we employ to host w…

CloudFlare Bug Potentially Exposes Private Information
Hosting

Nerds Hosting uses CloudFlare to power certain aspects of our hosting infrastructure, and thus we felt it important to share some thoughts on the CloudFlare bug that was exposed last week. Unf…

Managed WordPress Mode Could Have Prevented Panama Papers Leak?
Hosting

The Panama Papers leak is being called the largest confidential leak in history by some, and it’s embarrassing many, with already at least one head of state resigning because of it. As N…

Benefits of SSL for a Website
Hosting

SSL for websites has been free for all clients hosted with Nerds On Site for quite some time now.  The uptake on this free feature has been very low so far, and you may wonder what advant…