Author: FreshSites Limited

FreshSites provide Super-Fast UK WordPress Hosting. We're the UK's best at providing a fast, stable, secure platform for your WordPress based site. All of our support team are WordPress experts and based in the UK.

Two new members of staff join the FreshSites team!

We’re really excited to announce two new members of our team! It’s an exciting time for us as a company being able to expand our staff base and in turn, bringing you an even better experience when you choose to host with us.  So without further ado, our new team members are… James Warner – Designer & Brand Manager. […]

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How to enable your free SSL certificate in WordPress

In recent changes to the search engine, Google now shows your customers if your site is secure, and when it isn’t. Confirmed by google themselves, they now also use HTTPS as a ranking factor in results.

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What to expect in WordPress 4.7

The WordPress open source team kicked off with the development of WordPress 4.7 back in August, and we’re roughly a month off it going live on December the 6th. So with the new version just around the corner what new features and tweaks can we expect to see?

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13 Awesome Benefits of Using WordPress

Since its inception, WordPress has strived to become the most feature-packed Content Management System (CMS) for websites. In the early days, it probably wasn’t the best tool for web development, but, over the years it has evolved into the most popular option. Over 20% of sites are on WordPress, and there are over 80 million […]

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The Lowdown on 5 Main Types of Web Hosting

When it comes to web hosting, most newbies are confused by the different options presented to them. Every web host out there has a bundle of different web hosting packages and associated features, making it confusing for them to select the one most suited to their needs. In reality, most packages are very similar in […]

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How To Change Your WordPress Login

Toady we’re going to show you how to move your WordPress login. Why might you want to move it? I hear you ask. Well, Moving the login means you stop brute-force attacks on your site using up resources and attempting to gain entry as most bot nets use a script that searches for WordPress sites and then […]

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Black Friday Special, Get 50% Off All WordPress Hosting

To help celebrate Black Friday, a traditional sales day in the USA the day after thanksgiving, We here at FreshSites have decided to run a special offer! From Today right through to 02/12/2015 we’re offering a massive discount on all of our WordPress hosting. That’s right, get 50% off all WordPress hosting for life when […]

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Are you experiencing Windows 10 email issues since upgrade? Try this!

We’ve had reports that a select number of business clients are experiencing email issues since upgrading machines to Windows 10. The problem has been found when Outlook is using both exchange and Imap/POP3 accounts,  The IMAP/POP3 account will receive, but not send. Running the command  sfc /scannow as and administrator has been found to fix this issue. […]

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How to change your admin username in WordPress

Ever wondered how to change your admin username in WordPress? Well here’s a simple, easy to follow guide. First of all, you will need to be logged into your WordPress dashboard. If you don’t know how to do that, read our guide on how to login to WordPress. Once logged in to your WordPress dashboard, […]

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How to set up a new email account on an Android phone (Samsung, HTC, LG, SONY)

Open up the email app in Android and navigate to add account Enter the full email address and the password, then tap on manual setup. Select IMAP from the options For the username, enter the full email address For the password enter the password For the IMAP server enter fs05.freshsites.co.uk For the port enter 993 […]

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