How to test your dedicated IP for opened ports

Ports on your network at home and at work are controlled by your computer’s firewall, sometimes your router, and sometimes your internet service provider. But ports on a dedicated IP on a hosting account are opened by the host. Ports you don’t use should usually be closed by default for security reasons but if you … Read moreHow to test your dedicated IP for opened ports

12 Tips for Better E-mail Etiquette by Laura Stack

12 Tips for Better E-mail Etiquette 1. Be informal, not sloppy. Your colleagues may use commonly accepted abbreviations in email, but when communicating with external customers, everyone should follow standard writing protocol. Your email message reflects you and your company, so traditional spelling, grammar, and punctuation rules apply. Use short paragraphs and blank lines between … Read more12 Tips for Better E-mail Etiquette by Laura Stack

How to clear your browser’s cookies and cache

  Tip: In most computer-based web browsers, to open menus used to clear your cache, cookies, press Ctrl-Shift-Delete (Windows) or Command-Shift-Delete (Mac). If this doesn’t work, follow the appropriate instructions below. On this page: Desktop browsers Chrome Firefox Internet Explorer 9 and higher Opera Safari (Mac OS X) Mobile browsers Android Chrome for Android Safari … Read moreHow to clear your browser’s cookies and cache