Hard drive crashes happen all the time. More than just being frustrating, they can bring your business to a standstill and cost you valuable time and money trying to retrieve lost files and business data. Hopefully, your most important data and files are safely backed up somewhere. If not, recovery can be difficult—but not necessarily…
From time to time I get calls stating that when someone tries to turn on their computer, the ‘green’ light comes on, they can hear the fan, but nothing happens. Here’s a possible solution before calling a Nerd.
IT struggles are a very real (and very frustrating) problem for many businesses. But, good news: many of these problems can be resolved relatively easily if you know what to look for. Check out 6 of the most common computer and IT issues every small business faces and what you can do to fix them if they happen to you.
It was just announced that 19% of websites are powered by WordPress, a pretty amazing statistic for the 10 year-old platform. At Nerds Hosting, the majority of our clients use WordPress, and we are also big fans of the platform! Nerds Hosting has a unique service for our WordPress clients, and we invite you to…
Our team has just updated the Plesk dashboard, and you’ll notice a few style changes. Plesk is provided to our clients for advanced access, such as to change your DNS Zone. If you use our Plesk interface, please note that it will look a little different than you are used to.
Does your business buy new products and services based solely on the lowest price? Think about your phone systems – do you trust your business’ phone system to that $1/month VOIP system that uses a USB adapter in your laptop? Probably not. Today, if you buy a name-brand cup of coffee, you are probably spending…
A couple of weeks ago, a satirical online publication, The Onion, had their Google Apps and Twitter account hacked. They could have simply acknowledged the attack and insisted measures were being taken to prevent it from happening again, but they took the time to describe exactly HOW they were hacked and how others can prevent it from happening to them.
Although we certainly sell computer and other components to our clients, ideally we encourage clients to have us support their equipment as well, rather than only being called when problems occur, or clients attempt to resolve things themselves and only call us when something frustrates them enough. One of the ways we support our clients is through NerdCare Assurance Plans and our NerdCare Support Team.
David Everitt recently made an appearance on EBW.TV in Port Huron, Michigan, to discuss The Cloud, and how businesses can use it to their benefit.
We all appreciate a good story, and we like to highlight stories that our Nerds have shared with us about their clients. We make a point to not mention names, as that’s not the point. We hope you will read these stories and relate to them, and hopefully consider Nerds On Site as your IT partner of choice!