Do you know your way around your website’s security better than a hacker? This is a real question to consider because hackers are out there, and they’re sneaky. They know their way around the world...

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Intranet vs. Customer Portal – What is the Difference?

Sometimes the terms “Web Portal” or “Customer Portal” and “Company Intranet” can get lost in translation when working on a web development project for your business. We are here to guide you, and...
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Five Helpful Drupal Modules You May Not Be Using

One of the real strengths of the Drupal community is the wide variety of superb contributed modules that make development tasks easier -- or just make life easier for your client. In this blog post,...
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Hosting & Maintenance 101: Managed Hosting vs. Self Service Hosting

Have you ever done a search for self-service cloud based web hosting options (or something similar) to see if you can get your site up and running on your own? Trying to research and evaluate all of...
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CommonPlaces Approach to Web Development – It All Just Works

Getting your site from concept to the public is technically the “easy part”. Ensuring that it continues to function as intended is what I’m going to talk about today, and give you a little bit of...
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Are You Technology Agnostic?

How to stay "out of the box” when it comes to choosing a Content Management System (CMS)
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Don’t be a Hostage to Ransomware: How to Prevent a Malware Monstrosity

Ransomware is a form of malware or malicious software, and the goal of it is to lock and encrypt a victim’s computer or device data, then demand payment or “ransom” to restore access. This can be...