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Who owns or has access to your domain name?

Who owns or has access to your domain name?

Do you know? Do you understand quite how vitally important your domain name is? Your domain name is ; Your website Your email address Your intellectual property! And if you don't have access to it - then someone else has the ability to; [...]
January 14th 2020 - Windows 7 is no more

January 14th 2020 - Windows 7 is no more

One of my favourite Windows' operating system - Windows 7 - will no longer be supported, will no longer have security updates, in fact it'll be the end of Windows 7 as we know it. January 14th, 2020 - an important date! Why is this important? [...]
Is your website slow... ?

Is your website slow... ?

In this day and age people always want things now, immediatly - we don't like to wait. We are busy busy busy and need things now now now - mobile phones, tablets, ipads all of this technology means that so much is right at our fingers tips when we ar[...]
Google reviews .... the link

Google reviews .... the link

It has been something that has bugged me for a while - why doesn't Google make it simple for you to ask your customer for a Google review? We all know that the more Google Reviews the better we are seen in Google - not sure why they make it diffic[...]
Updating facebook page map!

Updating facebook page map!

Sometimes the simplest things are not quite so simple! For anyone else that is trying to work out how edit a page settings in facebook to change the map location, is not that simple!! So I finally worked out how to sort it Open Facebook and[...]
Wordpress 5.2 on horizon and PHP 7.3 required!

Wordpress 5.2 on horizon and PHP 7.3 required!

We have some interesting times ahead - Wordpress 5.2 is arriving and it looks like it might specify up to PHP 7.3 is required - but most plugins have not been written for PHP 7.3 - which does mean the potential for a lot of broken websites appearing![...]
Web Squared has now unplugged for 2018 and returns January 3 2019!

Web Squared has now unplugged for 2018 and returns January 3 2019!

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year one and all![...]
Scam alert: GDPR Notification from the UK Non Compliance Register

Scam alert: GDPR Notification from the UK Non Compliance Register

We have had another influx of emails that are being sent to companies telling them they are non GDPR compliant - the whole emails, company, register is a scam - do not click the link and enter ANY details - delete and bin! To the Owner of ... It [...]
Wordpress 5.0.2 breaks WooCommerce admin order page - NO ORDERS FOUND - fix below

Wordpress 5.0.2 breaks WooCommerce admin order page - NO ORDERS FOUND - fix below

Last night another Wordpress version 5.0.2 was released and being a maintenance release sites across the world that are already on Wordpress 5.0.0 or 5.0.1 will auto update So on clicking WooCommerce > Orders it says No Orders Found Not the [...]
Stock photos - what's best to use

Stock photos - what's best to use

You cannot just go and use any photo that you find online, long gone are the days when you google images and used them on your website. That can get you into some serious hot water! As photos are hugely important when it comes to websites - you ne[...]
WordPress 4.9.9 / 5.0.1 Security Released Available - Upgrade Immediately

WordPress 4.9.9 / 5.0.1 Security Released Available - Upgrade Immediately

It's been a very busy week for Wordpress and all web developers! Not only is it the release of Wordpress 5.0 and Gutenberg - which is a very big release for all Wordpress websites - but also today 4.9.9 was rolled out! Seemingly a security issu[...]
How to make your Wordpress website HTTPS://

How to make your Wordpress website HTTPS://

Keeping your website safe It's now become recognised that all websites - not just ones that take payments - should have a SSL or security certificate installed. This will help you protect your customers data. As wordpress is fast becoming the M[...]
Wordpress 5.0 is released - Gutenberg is here!

Wordpress 5.0 is released - Gutenberg is here!

Do you love it or hate it? or not yet made a decision? Let me know We knew it's been coming for a while and there has it's a real marmite situation - love it or hate it people have strong opinions either way What is it? - its a replacement for [...]
Wordpress won't auto update after 4.9.3 version - please manually update to 4.9.4

Wordpress won't auto update after 4.9.3 version - please manually update to 4.9.4

A slight issue with Wordpress's 4.9.3 version meant that it broke the auto update - please manually login and update to 4.9.4 to keep your Wordpress website up to date and secure[...]
Web Squared Office Move 2017

Web Squared Office Move 2017

Please note that Web Squared is moving - this means the office will be closed between Thursday 13th July and Tuesday 18th July (inclusive) I won't be available via mobile, landline phone or email throughout this time as the broadband line will [...]
Testimonial - Caroline Billington

Testimonial - Caroline Billington

As a serial entrepreneur it is wonderful to have people in your team that you can rely on to get new ventures off the ground. Sarah’s ability to interpret my (often ill defined) ideas and design websites and other collateral is invaluable. I shall co[...]
Vanessa - testimonial

Vanessa - testimonial

I do love my job!! Just got home, logged in and looking at THE most beautiful website in the world! 🙂 You are a genius, I love my website with all the updates, it looks totally fab! Thank you so much!!! xx thevanessaperrygallery.com[...]
Mobile responsive - are you ready?

Mobile responsive - are you ready?

Google has put down the gauntlet - its telling everyone that if your website doesn't have a mobile responsive design that it will penalise you but not giving your website good ranking (when being searched by mobile phones) So love it or hate you -[...]
.uk domain names are here!!!

.uk domain names are here!!!

Yes today is the day that you can use your .uk domain name! So do you own a .co.uk domain name - you have until 2019 to purchase the corresponding .uk version Contact me now if you want to grab your .uk domain name now![...]
Be warned another new scam - UK Corporate Portal

Be warned another new scam - UK Corporate Portal

This one looks really really official but its a scam and it can cost you!! be warned!! Anything that you are not sure about read carefully and if in doubt Google it! Basically its a letter about asking for your VAT registration number to be [...]