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Pricing Adjustments for June 2017

Posted by sbh-admin on 12 06 2017.

Effective immediately, we’re putting the registration, renewal, and transfer price of all .info domains up by £2 per year. This is due to a supplier price increase and is out of our control. Please see the table listed below for the pricing:  .info pricing Registration/Renewal Transfer 1 Year £37.00 (Previously £35.00) £37.00 (Previously £35.00) 2 Years £74.00 (Previously £70.00) £37.00 (Previously £35.00)

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What Services Do We Offer?

Posted by sbh-admin on 02 06 2017.

We offer a plethora of hosting services to suit anybody from a one page website to a multipage website with dozens of email accounts. Please see below for a list of our most popular services. The prices listed below are correct as of 19th April 2017. Package and details Who is this…

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Are You Baffled By Hosting Terminology?

Posted by sbh-admin on 10 05 2017.

Following on from last month’s blog post about Email Terminology (linked at the bottom of this blog post), we’ve complied a list of hosting terminology that might come in handy too. Web Server A Web Server is the computer that your website is stored on. When visitors attempt to view your website…

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Are You Baffled By Email Terminology?

Posted by sbh-admin on 18 04 2017.

Email and email terminology these days can be quite complicated, below you’ll find a list of the key terms you might come across or need: Forwarder A forwarder is a way to relay an email from one email account to another automatically as soon as the email is received. This can be…

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Changes to .biz and .gb.com domains

Posted by sbh-admin on 31 03 2017.

Following the ICANN changes to domain registration, transfer, and renewal procedures in November (for anybody who missed it, the blog post in question is linked below), there are a couple of minor changes that have happened this month. The first is that all .AR.COM, .GB.COM, .HU.COM, .KR.COM, .QC.COM, .NO.COM, .SE.COM, and…

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Knowledge Base Article Changes

Posted by sbh-admin on 15 02 2017.

As you may be aware, over the last couple of months we’ve been working to upgrade the software on our servers and we’ve also been updating our client facing portals (such as the Client Management Portal and CPanel). As such, it’s worth noting that some of our knowledgebase articles may have slightly out…

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What’s in store for 2017?

Posted by sbh-admin on 05 01 2017.

Following on from a very good year in 2016, we have a lot in store for 2017. We’ve set ourselves some targets for 2017, and as such we intend to do the following: Continuation of our achievements from 2016. We will continue to ensure our servers are up-to-date and will continue to make…

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What have we done for you in 2016?

Posted by sbh-admin on 23 12 2016.

Over the last year, we’ve been very busy working behind the scenes to ensure we can offer the best possible service to you. These are our proudest achievements from 2016: Customer Services This year we’ve been working to speed up our initial response times to all support tickets, both technical and customer…

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Important changes to gTLD (.com, .org, .xyz) rules

Posted by sbh-admin on 26 11 2016.

As some of you may be aware, ICANN (the organisation that creates the rules for gTLD domains such as .com, .net, .org etc) has changed some of their rules. The biggest change you need to know about is that any changes to the first name, last name, organisation, or email address…

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What makes a good website?

Posted by sbh-admin on 25 10 2016.

If you have web hosting with us, you may be wondering what kind of content you should put on your website. In this blog post, I’ll be explaining some of the key things that you should include on your website to ensure that it gives visitors (that could very easily be…

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