Category Archives: How Tos

How to Secure Your Website

How to Secure Your Website

Every year there are nearly 10,000 websites banned by Google for being hacked. These websites have lost nearly 95% of their organic traffic and revenue. Keeping your site secure is now more important than ever. When your website is hacked, Google will blacklist your site, marking it as not secure and removing it from the […]

How to Prevent the Easiest Hack in History

Fran Finnegan

Yahoo Finance published an article a few days ago about Fran Finnegan.  You can read the whole thing here.  The article details how Fran’s business got attacked and infected with ransomware, which essentially shut down his entire business for an undetermined period.  It’s written sympathetically and talks about what a terrible problem attacks like this […]

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Battery

How to get the most out of your battery

We’ve had some clients come to us with battery woes lately.  So, we did some research and have the scoop on how to get the most out of your battery.  The original inquiry was about a laptop battery, but the principles we learned can apply to most portable electronics.  Here are our tips on how […]

4 Non-Technical IT Tasks Small Business Owners Can Perform

4 Non-Technical IT Tasks Small Business Owners Can Perform If you are a business owner, I.T. might be the farthest thing from your mind.  Your focus is on growth, stability, profitability, and taking care of your workforce.  In today’s world, technology can have a huge impact on your business.  More than likely, you have someone […]

How to hold a meeting online

how to hold a meeting online

How to Hold an Online Meeting With Covid-19 sending a lot of folks home to work, many businesses find themselves in need of better solutions for online meetings and collaboration.  There are a lot of great solutions for video conferencing and collaboration.  We’ll highlight 3 that are some of the best on market.  They also […]

Practical Network Security

Practical Network Security Practical network security is a hot topic among business owners and IT professionals recently.  Network security solutions can allow you to protect sensitive data, and meet your compliance demands.  It can also hamper user productivity, limit access to needed data, and generally be a nuisance. Striking a Balance It then becomes the […]

Firing People Sucks – The right IT Solution can help

Firing People Sucks – The right IT Solution can help Getting fired sucks.  Firing people sucks almost as bad.  There is an element of uncertainty in it.  You don’t know how they’re going to react.  Will they cry?  Are they going to get angry?  Will they throw stuff?  Will you have to call security and […]

How to Speed up Windows 10

How to Speed up Windows 10 Nothing is more annoying than  waiting for your computer to boot or load.  We all want our computers to perform so we can get stuff done.  Here are some tips you can use to make sure that Windows 10 is operating at the top of it’s game. Disable Programs […]

How to Spot a Phishing Attack

How to Spot a Phishing Attack

How to Spot a Phishing Attack I got phishing emails from 2 different folks that I’d never met today.  It made me more aware than ever of how real this threat is, and how a little education can go a long way in protecting our personal information and data.  Here are some quick tips to […]

Outlook Hacks – 5 Outlook Tips to Save Time

Outlook Hacks! 5 Tips to Save Time A lot of professionals are working in Outlook for a good portion of their day every day.  We wanted to pass on a few tips and tricks that help to keep our staff here at i.t.NOW more productive when tackling email.  With that, I’ll dive right in.  Quick […]