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Changes to Google Apps – no free Google Apps option

I recently wrote about how to Set up Google Apps for small business. Unfortunately the free option that I mentioned is no longer available. Google have withdrawn the free service for businesses that have less than 10 users and now you have to pay a fee if you want this






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Set up Google Apps for small business

Google Apps provide Web based email, calendar and documents that let you work from anywhere and yet still use your own domain name to give you the look of a large organisation, without the cost of a large organisation IT department. Choose the Google Apps package that suits your business






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See your website before it goes live

How do you see your new web site before it goes live, and how do you see your old site after it is gone? It is an exciting time when your new website goes live, I am going through this process at the moment with a client and it is






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Better email sync with Hotmail

Multiple copies of the same email on different devices (computer / phone) is a pain but when they all sync together it is beautiful. Love or hate Microsoft, but they do have some good stuff and are always trying to improve the way we work. Recently I received an email






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Getting your email when you can’t get your email

This week some preparation has paid off and although my email server is impacted by a DDOS attack I can still read anything sent to me. You can read more about DDoS in my recent article, including how to prepare for it, but now we will focus on getting your






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Should I use my ISP email address?

The short answer in my opinion is NO! Most Internet Service Providers (ISPs) offer a free email address as part of your package. The problem with this is that it is tied to the ISP and if you move then you loose your email address and all email that is






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Are you publishing your email password without knowing!

Depending on the settings of your email program you could be telling the world your email password every time you check your email! Sadly the default setting of many email clients is not to use a secure connection. This means that when your computer checks with your email server to






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Why is the ‘S’ in https important

If you have read some of my other posts you will know that I have a bee in my bonnet about security, privacy and backups. Make sure you have these and you are building a solid foundation to enjoy your digital life with peace of mind. Anything that you send






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Manage your email – add subfolders in Windows Live

I use a combination of Hotmail and the Windows Live client as my main personal email account. I love being able to synchronise email across my laptop and desktop as well as being able to access my email when I am away from home without my laptop via the web






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Stay in control of your data – who does your backup?

When using on line services for email or data storage, do you ever think about who is responsible for their safety and security. You should! Just because you put your precious data on of these ‘internet backup’ servers does not mean that it is safe or secure. GMail loose 35,000






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