Microsoft Exchange vs POP email vs free email

For virtually all of us, email is now a fact of life, however, not all email services were created equal. Within my career I’ve seen the first wide-scale early adoption use of business email back in the 90’s, all the way to smart phone with voice assistant here in the 20’s so I’ve certainly seen […]

Need to change your WordPress password in the database? Here’s how

Sometimes you just can’t reset your WordPress password. Maybe you don’t have access to the associated email address or maybe the site isn’t able to relay reminder emails. Whatever the reason, it’s possible to change manage WordPress users and your username and password directly in the database. However, before you start, firstly, make sure you’ve […]

Windows 7 support just ended – what now?

  • 14th January 2020
  • Windows 7
  • Christophe

If you’re one of the many businesses who are still using Windows 7, you’re probably wondering what to do now support for Windows 10 has ended. What are the risks? Should you upgrade? What are your other options? However, it’s often just not that simple. This article discusses the main options you have Upgrade to […]

Why move to Microsoft Exchange?

It’s the year 2000. We’re at work. We sit in front of our computer, reading and replying to our emails. At the end of the day we turn the computer off. Everything is done… except it’s not! We’re driving home and remember that really important email we forgot to reply to. Did we press send […]

How to redirect index.php for SEO

  • 13th January 2020
  • Christophe

If your homepage is being treated by Google as two separate pages – e.g. and – you may be experiencing search engine indexing issues too. Unless the index file is redirected to the root, your homepage may be being treated as two different pages but with duplicate content which can cause a whole […]

How to increase WordPress maximum upload size

  • 1st January 2020
  • News
  • Christophe

As default, many WorePress installations have a limit of 32MB maximum file upload limit for uploading via the media manager. To see what your maximum upload file size is, log into your WordPress site, go to your media library, and click ‘add new’. Often you’ll see ‘Maximum upload file size: 32 MB’ or similar depending […]

What is an ’email alias’?

An email address is made up of a recipient (e.g. your name) and a domain (e.g. your domain name) together to create a unique address (e.g. which are received in its own unique mailbox An email ‘alias’ is where you create a different recipient, but instead of the new address having its own mailbox, […]