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How (and why) you should set up a VPN

In March, the United States House of Representatives voted to end FCC regulations that limited how internet service providers (ISPs) use their customers’ sensitive personal information, including geographic, health, and financial data, as well as web browsing and app usage history. Compared with the results of a recent Pew Research study, and it’s easy to see why 91% of adults believe that consumers have lost control of how personal information is collected and used by companies.

So, what steps should a conspicuous consumer take to mask their digital footprints? Already, 86% of American internet users admit to taking precautions with their web usage, such as clearing cookies, encrypting their email, and avoiding using their real name. However, many consumers would like to do more to ensure their privacy and are unaware of tools that can help—like setting up a VPN.

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Ransomware – this is how you beat blackmailers

These days, the definition of ransom isn’t limited to holding people hostage, but also computer data. The most recent example of ransomware is the “WannaCry” attack, which had a worldwide impact. So how should you deal with a digital hostage crisis? And what can you do to protect yourself from it?

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A fitting name for your web project: How to find the perfect domain

Are you on the verge of starting a company or finally want to go online with your established company? The first thing you need is a domain for your web project – the first online impression of your company. Here are seven tips to help you find a domain name that will anchor in the minds of your customers.

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What to do if you have been hacked

You’re sitting in the office and you’ve just opened a weird attachment you thought was from your boss. It wasn’t – and now your computer is acting like it’s possessed, with strange pop-ups and unusual behavior. What do you do—panic? Pretend like nothing happened? Turn off your computer and hide until someone confronts you? Instead of the above, follow Norton’s checklist for what to do if you have been hacked.

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4 simple ways to automate your workflow

No matter what your business may be, we’ve all had moments when it feels like there’s just not enough hours in a day to get work done. Between administrative tasks and long-term projects, it can be difficult to find ways to make real progress at work. Luckily, advances in digitization have made it simple to squeeze some extra productivity from your schedule.

From small business owners to freelancers, read on to find out a few of our favorite ways to automate your workflow and help you work smarter, not harder.

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The most important institutions in the domain business: The big domain glossary part 4

What are the most important organizations in the domain business? What other organizations play a no role in domains? To answer these questions, we introduce you to the most important institutions around domains in part 4 of our blog series.

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Analytics 101: Turning Data into Insights

Whether you’re running a company website or a personal blog, it’s important to find out how the content you create is performing, and how you can improve upon it. Tools such as Google Analytics and 1&1 SiteAnalytics are easy to “set and forget,” and can be incredibly useful for turning large amounts of data into actionable insights.

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Five security tips for business devices

In the digital business world, desktop PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones are particularly valuable work items. Not only because they facilitate everyday work, but also because they store important company data. Without security, these devices are vulnerable to malware, viruses, and unauthorized access by criminals. However, comprehensive protection is neither expensive nor time-consuming: follow these five tips to be on the safe side.

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How to Create Your Own Social Media Graphics

Whether you’re running a business or working as a solo entrepreneur, it’s important to use social media to your full marketing advantage. After developing an overall content strategy, you’ll need to create a library of visual assets that are highly shareable and can get you noticed. From photos, banners, infographics and more, there are plenty of options for creating social media content. Read on for a few tips to get you started.

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New web hosting portfolio: how to adapt your web project’s performance

The internet is becoming infinitely more complex as more information, products and users are added. With the constant need to update product portfolios or react to increasing demand, the needs of online businesses are also becoming more sophisticated. 1&1 is responding to these business needs with tools for improved performance and flexibility as part of its Next Level Hosting, which will ultimately allow companies to react quickly to dynamic environments.

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