Passwords – Size Matters

Passwords – Size Matters

Online Security
Password padding combines strength with memorability to make your data safer.
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Slim down your website

Slim down your website

Website Design
The average web page size is now over 2MB - that is 8 minutes on a modem - over a minute on slow ADSL!
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How email works

How email works

About Internet
Understanding the email process will help you improve your internet experience as well as online security.
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Don’t rely on one email address

Don’t rely on one email address

Online Security
Having just one email account has serious security implications - if you have access to free accounts use them.
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“123456” and “Password” still most popular passwords

“123456” and “Password” still most popular passwords

Online Security
“123456” and “Password” still the most popular choice of passwords.
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End of the road for Internet Explorer?

End of the road for Internet Explorer?

Improving Computers
Microsoft ends support for Internet Explorer versions below 11 - maybe this is a good time to try out other browsers like Firefox and Google Chrome?
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Windows 8 users – a little 1 makes a big difference.

Windows 8 users – a little 1 makes a big difference.

Improving Computers
For Windows 8 users, that little 1 is an important number as you are no longer supported by Microsoft.
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Windows 10 now has 10% share

Windows 10 now has 10% share

About Computers
It is getting harder to resist the pressure to upgrade to Windows 10.
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Password Padding

Password Padding

Online Security
The password padding is the process of making an easy to remember password longer and thus stronger, but keep it reasonably easy to remember.
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Introduction to Domain Names

Website Design
Free Domain Name with Internet Access If you have an internet contract you will usually have the option for free...
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Computing Terms

About Computers
A simple glossary of some terms used in computing   BIOS:Short for Basic Input/Output System. The most basic 'software' on...
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Website Sign-up Checklist

Website Sign-up Checklist

Online Security
It may not work for big organizations but security through obscurity is a useful tool for the individual on the internet.
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How bad is your password?

How bad is your password?

Online Security
If your password is in a dictionary of known passwords it could offer you very little protection from attack. Check it now.
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Grange de Gournay

Grange de Gournay

My Websites
Grange de Gournay is a website for and bed and breakfast business in the village of Gournay near Chef-Boutonne
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Should you upgrade to Windows 10?

Should you upgrade to Windows 10?

Improving Computers
If you are happy with Windows 7 you still have time to decide, if you are using Windows 8/8.1 then Windows 10 is where you want to be.
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Windows Life Cycle

Windows Life Cycle

Improving Computers
Every Windows product has a lifecycle. Make sure you know your level of support.
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Bots outnumber real internet visitors

Bots outnumber real internet visitors

About Internet
Non-human website traffic over half and bad bots a third of a website's visitors.
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It is all about content

Website Design
Your website content will be determine its style and be vital to its success
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Free alternatives to Microsoft Office

Free alternatives to Microsoft Office

Improving Computers
If you need an office suite and don't want to pay for Microsoft Office then go Open Source.
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Do you know where your spam comes from?

Do you know where your spam comes from?

About Internet
You may be surprised at which countries are the worst offenders when it comes to spam ...
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bedandbreakfast at moulindelusseau

bedandbreakfast at moulindelusseau

My Websites
The website is for a bed and breakfast business in Chef-Boutonne in the Poitou Charentes region of France.
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centre-ciel.eu

centre-ciel.eu

My Websites
centre-ciel is a French and German language school based in France and Austria.
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Security on the Internet

Security on the Internet

Online Security
It is vital that you use some form of protection program if you surf on the internet.
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Introduction to Websites

Website Design
If you want a hobby site, or just a presence on the internet, promote your club or business venture, gallery, shop or want it for publicity, information site or even ecommerce then you need to think about what you need, how you will set it up and how you will maintain it.
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Internet Terms Glossary

About Internet
This page includes explanations of some of the terms and phrases that you may come across in relation to web...
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