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What is Black Hat SEO

What is Black Hat SEO? Black Hat SEO is the direct opposite of White Hat SEO. In Black Hat, the concept is to get great results, period at all costs. This very often includes unethical tactics that are later picked up by Google, which in…

What is SEO?

What is SEO? SEO or Search Engine Optimization is the process or technique of improving your website/blog so that it ranks higher in Search Engine Result Pages (SERPs) on Search Engines (SE) like Google, Bing Yahoo, etc., for certain keywords. Typically people focus on appearing…

Is Your Printer Spying On You?

Is Your Printer Spying On You? Did you know that many color laser printers print tiny, nearly invisible yellow dots in a pattern that identifies the printer that printed the output?(photo from Wikipedia)I'm not joking and this isn't something out of some SCI-FI movie, this…

PHP Security Flax Fixed

PHP Security Flax Fixed On 02-17-2022, fixes and the vulnerability report (CVE-2021-21708) were released. A proof-of-concept exploit based on using PHP to query a database shows that the bug can be used to crash the PHP process, so a working Denial of Service (DoS) attack…

WorPress Plugin Updraft and Updraft Plus need to be updated

WorPress Plugin Updraft and Updraft Plus need to be updated A new 'vulnerability' has been exposed in Updraft and Updraft Plus. Updraft and Updraft Plus are WordPress plugins that are designed for backing up, restoring and cloning your WordPress installation. It is described as "The…

Gaping Security Hole discovered in WordPress Elementor plugin

Gaping Security Hole discovered in WordPress Elementor plugin To be specific, the vulnerability is in the popular Essential Addons for Elementor plugin for WordPress. This is a premium plugin that is used to add features to the Elementor plugin and the solution to fix is…

Site Of The Month – February 2022 – AverageJoeWeekly.com

Site of The Month - February 2022 - AverageJoeWeekly.com Site of the month is a new feature for our blog where we will feature a Simply Web Services customer and their website. The Simply Web Services team sat down and went through a very long…

Google – “People Also Ask”

Google - "People Also Ask" Also known as Google Answer Box, Featured Questions, Featured SnippetsAn "answer box" is a Google feature that is usually displayed in a box that tries to answer a question directly, the answer is usually short and concise.Google’s "People Also Ask" section…

Phishing Email

Phishing Email Here is a new spin on an old trick. This phishing attacker hopes that you will fall for the warning and click on the link to change your password. "Phishing is the fraudulent practice of sending emails purporting to be from reputable companies…

53 Plugins and 40 Themes from AccessPress Hacked

53 Plugins and 40 Themes from AccessPress Hacked WordPress admins who use any plugins or themes downloaded from AccessPress are being urged to take action after researchers discovered that backdoors were installed in many of the app maker’s products months ago. The attack was discovered…