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How to read PHP error logs via File Manager or SSH

Tuesday, March 29th, 2022 by Helge
Working with PHP requires you to consider how to handle errors. The errors can be various kinds and have different consequences for the code execution, and have to be handled accordingly. Errors are generally speaking scenarios where the code phpencounters a problem because of a given scenario that does not meet the criteria and expectations given by the code. There is no way you can expect to develop a script that never encounters errors, and therefore you should put proper care into your error handling process. If not, then users may experience odd and unexpected behaviour which frustrates and leads to lower satisfaction. More severely it may even lead to broken ...

Junk filtering in the Servage Webmailer

Tuesday, March 15th, 2022 by Helge
stop_spamEmail spam, also known as junk email, is unsolicited messages sent through email. The use of spam  is a problem faced by most email users. Recipients of spam often have had their email addresses obtained by spambots, which are automated programs that crawl the internet looking for email addresses. A spammer typically sends an email to millions of email addresses, with the expectation that only a small number will respond or interact with the message. Servage offers our customers several ways to receive and send e-mails. Many user use our e-mail system with the help of an e-mail program via SMTP/IMAP. In addition to that, we offer a Webmailer ...

How to enable Cloudflare for your website hosted at Servage?

Wednesday, March 9th, 2022 by Helge
Cloudflare is a CDN (content delivery network) - A system that acts as a proxy between your website visitors and our server. It helps people around the world to view your website information faster by placing multiple copies of your website's data in coffee-desk-laptop-notebook proxy servers worldwide. This helps the user to load site faster as the browser will fetch the files from the closest physical located Cloudflare proxy server. Cloudflare CDN also offers features like DDOS protection for the sites linked with them. Apart from this, you can also use Cloudflare free SSL on your site for more security. Utilizing Cloudflare is the process of moving your domain's ...

Convert a WordPress Site into a Mobile App

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022 by Helge
Mobility is king! Did you know that approxinately 54% of the internet traffic in 2021 was mobile [SOURCE] ? This percentage of mobile traffic shows that more and more people are using their smartphones to surf the internet!  WordPress_blue_logo.svg There are quite a new plugins which help you to convert your Wordpress into a mobile app According to wpbeginners, the following are useful apps: AppPresser MobiLoud Androapp WPMobile.App In order to use Wordpress in your Servage webhosting account, only few steps are required.  Via Servage, it is very easy for you to install your Wordpress and then to add the ...

Upgrade your WordPress now to version 5.9 ‘Josephine’

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2022 by Helge
Good news for all Wordpress user. Via your Servage control panel, you can now upgrade your existing installation which was installed via the Servage application installer to the version 5.9 with a couple of clicks only. We recommend the wordpress_logo_200px_oldupgrade since newer versions are more secure and better performing then previous versions. Please check the information HERE to get more detailed information about the new version. The upgrade is easy and requires only few steps. You can start with the upgrade now - Servage makes it very easy for you to upgrade your WordPress (and other applications which are installed via our application installer). Via ...

Climate smart webhosting – complete hosting solutions for both enterprises and personal user

Thursday, January 27th, 2022 by Helge
Modern. Fast. Secure. Green srevage Complete hosting package for both enterprises and personal user for little money. If you shouldn't know Servage in detail yet, please take a look at the following lines which will give you a brief overview of us and our services.  For more questions or remarks, you are very welcome to contact our support either via support@servage.net or via live chat on servage.net. Servage Hosting is a  webhoster with customers in about 100 countries. The company was incorporated in 2004. Servage offers you an “all-in-one” solution. That means,  essential services which you need to run your presentation in the internet are in our package: • one domain (or several domains – ...

Servage Hosting account – back Up functionalities

Wednesday, January 12th, 2022 by Helge
Restore your files and databasesiStock_000011968962XSmall-tumme-upp-hand   Did you know that at Servage, we make all the backups on your files and databases available to you directly in your own home directory? If not, we definitely recommend you read this post! Most have ever needed to recover data from a backup – whether it’s your laptop that crashed, your phone’s latest OS crashed, or an update of your WordPress made the page unusable. The third scenario is most common for our customers to have suffered (although we are sometimes consulted in the other examples also ). In this blog post we will go through three ...

Servage Hosting – SSL & Let’s Encrypt

Thursday, January 6th, 2022 by Helge
Via  Servage control panel, you can implement paid SSL and/or Let’s Encrypt  to run your hosts via https. Here are some more details about Let’s Encrypt and some pros and cons of both methods: What is Let’s encrypt person-woman-desk-laptop-largeSSL? How do I benefit from it? Let’s Encrypt is a security service supported by several major IT companies such as Google or Facebook. The service offers SSL certificates for a very low price. Using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) provides a secure connection when you visit a particular website. It ensures that while surfing, the connection between the website and the user is encrypted and hence secured.  You find very detailed information ...

SEO part IV – 5 things which are detrimental to your website SEO

Tuesday, December 28th, 2021 by Helge
Being visible online is an important part of most companies' marketing. With search engine optimization, you increase the chance that your website will appear high in the results in search engines like Google. Within the last weeks, we can you some hints and tips how you can improve your visibility in the net. However, there are some things that you should avoid if you want your site to rank high. In this part of our SEO series, like to give some hints what you should avoid to get an improved ranking. SEOYou are using too many keywords Keywords are the basis of all search engine optimization, without relevant keywords your website ...

SEO part III – reduce the response time on your website and achieve better SEO and more conversions

Tuesday, December 21st, 2021 by Helge
The Internet is evolving, and so are its users. And even the devices that can connect to the Internet are developing at a furious pace. In recent years, there has been a development especially among mobile devices, which are binero-solutionsbecoming increasingly powerful, and our mobile Internet here in Sweden as well as in other countries has improved This development, combined with a growing interest in doing business online, is helping to increase the demands placed on the individual website. This, and the fact that today people often use large platforms as a basis for a website, has made more and more people open their eyes to the fact that speed is an ...