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Why You NEED To Backup Your Website!

Why You NEED To Backup Your Website!

Have you ever spent all day/night working on a document? Spending countless hours making sure everything is perfect, only to wake up finding that all your hard work has gone missing or been deleted - sending you into a frenzy. Imagine if you had that same problem, but...

Why am I suddenly getting SPAM, how can I stop it?

Why am I suddenly getting SPAM, how can I stop it?

Why am I suddenly getting SPAM, how can I stop it? The best way you can think about your email inbox is just like your physical mailbox at home. One day you are getting your letters addressed to you, the next you are getting endless unwanted catalogues for products...

Benefits of using an Australian Web Developer or Host

Benefits of using an Australian Web Developer or Host

In a society where “Buy local” and “Australian Made” have basically become catch phrases, the Hosting Industry still seems to be one industry where people are quick to move or source services overseas…with little thought to what impact this has on the quality of the...

What can do you do Via the Client Portal?

What can do you do Via the Client Portal?

Did you know there are multiple tools and links to help with your hosting service on hosting-australia.com? Here is a list of the extra support options you can access via the client portal. Services. Need to add SPAMprotect or an SSL to your hosting? You can easily do...

Installing Live Chat on your website

Installing Live Chat on your website

Website Live Chat: It's not just for the big brand name companies anymore! There was a time, up until quite recently actually, when Live Chat was something you only ever saw on the big brand sites. Companies like Pet Stock, Harvey Norman and others seemed to take up...

What is an SSL, Do you need it?

What is an SSL, Do you need it?

Have you ever been stopped by a website telling you your connection isn't private? Or noticed that certain URLs start with, instead of  It's ok if you haven’t noticed before but it is something you want to start noticing, you always want to see https:// when visiting...

Adobe Flash Player EOL

Adobe Flash Player EOL

Adobe has recently announced the Adobe Flash Player EOL (End of Life) date. Going into next year flash support will cease entirely. What does this mean for you? For starters, Flash was never really a secure product on your site to begin with. Now that Adobe has...

Cheat sheet to keeping your emails from ever failing

Cheat sheet to keeping your emails from ever failing

A lot of people have a lot riding on their emails, you’re probably not different. You can run an entire business solely through emails. You can’t really afford to have your email not working. Here are some steps you can take to ensure your emails are consistent and...

HA’s Web Design Department

HA’s Web Design Department

Have you ever tried to draw something cool, spent five minutes on it, then realised that it looks like a toddler’s half-eaten dinner? Yeah, me too. (Although, I can build a great website!) Web Design is similar in more ways than one. Maybe you’ve tried to design a...