O'Brien Media and Design

O'Brien Media and Design

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 2 weeks ago

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  • Blogging helps you and your brand be seen as experts

    When your busineses has blog, you’ll have the opportunity to provide more in-depth information on your range of products and services; information that typically wouldn't appear on the main pages of your website. For example, too much content surrounding a certain product or service can make your business website look awkward and messy. A blog, however, gi...

O'Brien Media and Design

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 3 weeks ago

O'Brien Media and Design

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 3 weeks ago

New blog articles detected.

  • Print spotlight: Why do business cards work?

    In a world where new marketing options are presented to us every day, one of the biggest challenges faced by marketing professionals is what to choose and what to leave as white noise.  Through thick and thin, the humble business card has remained strong and ever-present. With over 90,000 searches a month for ‘business cards’, it looks as though they’re no...

O'Brien Media and Design

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 3 weeks ago

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  • New selection of WordPress video tutorials now available

    We're updating our online knowledge base and support pages with new WordPress video tutorial clips - take a look over in the support section of our website! Covering WordPress basics like editing text content, the difference between WordPress posts and pages (a very common question!) through to adding image galleries to WordPress posts - we're planning to ...

O'Brien Media and Design

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 1 month ago

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  • Time for an update - WordPress 4.7.4 released

    This release contains 47 maintenance fixes and enhancements, chief among them a fix has been provided to address an incompatibility between the upcoming Chrome version and the visual editor, inconsistencies in media handling, and further improvements to the REST API. For a full list of changes, consult the release notes and the list of changes over on the ...

O'Brien Media and Design

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 2 months ago

New blog articles detected.

  • Free SEO toolkit: 20+ free SEO and SEM tools to help you optimise your website

    Have you ever wanted to check your Google search results page ranking? Or find out who is also ranking for your chosen keywords? If so our new (and free) SEO toolkit, designed to help you perform heavy keyword and competition research, is for you!  Our free SEO toolkit contains tools to help ensure that your website is configured as perfect as possible for...

O'Brien Media and Design

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 3 months ago

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  • Hundreds of Thousands of WordPress Sites Defaced through REST API Vulnerability

    At the end of January, WordPress 4.7.2 was released to fix four security issues, three of which were disclosed at the time of the release. The fourth and most critical issue, an unauthenticated privilege escalation vulnerability in a REST API endpoint, was fixed silently and disclosed a week after the release. This vulnerability allows anyone with the righ...

O'Brien Media and Design

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 3 months ago

New blog articles detected.

  • Improvements to website CMS update notifications for our customers with WordPress or Drupal based websites

    Starting from the 16th January 2017 if you host your WordPress or Drupal website with O'Brien Media you'll notice a change to out enhanced CMS software reminder service. We hope these changes will help you to keep your site updated (and secure!) by sending notifications out within a few hours of release by WordPress and Drupal developers.

  • Upgrade today! Critical vulnerability in PHPMailer. Affects WordPress, Drupal websites

    On the 25th of December 2016, a security researcher disclosed a critical remote code execution flaw within a popular programme used to send emails from websites and web applications including systems such as WordPress and Drupal. If you are unfamiliar with security vulnerabilities a RCE, or remote code execution vulnerability is the worst-case-scenario. Th...

  • Windows 10 Mail App Bug: Reply-To Address is Ignored

    We're seeing more and more of the bug (I'm sure Microsoft see it as a feature) where if a user is using the Windows 10 Mail App and they reply to an email with a "Reply-To" address (where the sender specifies a different email address for replies to be sent to, in place of the "From" address, Windows 10 Mail ignores the "reply-to" address resulting in emai...

  • 6 Reasons why Google My Business (previously Google Places) is essential for any business

    If your business has an actual physical location, then one of the first things you need to do to promote your business is to use Google My Business. This service enables you to get listed on Google Maps. It sounds so simple, but the benefits are profound. 

  • Kick-start the year with a new or updated website for your business #NewYearNewWebsite

    With 2017 upon us now is a great time to take stock of your website and ask yourself if it is still working as hard for your business as you'd like? Customers like to see that businesses are keeping up with the latest digital trends, if your website feels dated to a customer there's a big risk they might go elsewhere! If you'd like a free appraisal of your...

  • What is NAP and why is it essential for SEO?

    NAP stands for Name, Address, Phone Number. NAP is essential for businesses wishing to rank well in the local organic search results, because search engines like Google take NAP data into account when determining which companies to show for geographically targeted searches. What can businesses do with their NAP to boost their local search rankings? ...

  • Important announcement about your online security

    As you may now be aware, an increasing number of websites and online services have recently revealed breaches in their cyber security. In many cases, a user’s email address, username, and password are obtained from one website, and then used to access other websites and services. This is because people tend to use the same username and password for multipl...

  • WooCommerce 2.6.9 released, improves compatibility with WordPress 4.7

    Hot on the heals of the release of WordPress 4.7, WooCommerce 2.6.9, a security/bugfix release, is now available. You can download it on WordPress.org or as an update in your WordPress administration panel. Around 44 changes made it into this WooCommerce release, fixing several minor issues and taking care of some security hardening.

  • Time to upgrade - WordPress 4.7 "Vaughan" Released

    The latest version of WordPress, version 4.7 named “Vaughan” in honor of legendary jazz vocalist Sarah “Sassy” Vaughan, is now available for download via wordpress.org. If your website is powered by WordPress now is the time to upgrade!

  • Christmas 2016 and New Year Opening Hours

    We'll be closed for a bit over the Christmas period. We'll be closing from 4pm on Friday 23rd December and resuming normal hours from Tuesday 3rd January.   If you have any urgent requests during this period please send an email with 'URGENT' in the subject or call 01793 230654 and we'll get back to you ASAP. 

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