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Install an SSL Certificate to change your website’s address from HTTP to HTTPS

Introduction Google announced last year that they were prioritising sites that had a verified SSL Certificate over those that didn't. This meant, in SEO terms, that those who made the move or who were already set up that way had a slight SEO advantage (all things being equal, which of course they never are.) They… Continue reading Install an SSL Certificate to change your website’s address from HTTP to HTTPS

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Your Computer and GDPR: Secure File Storage and Encryption

If you're running a business you will definitely be storing and using personal data. That means you have obligations under the new GDPR rules. In my last post, Your Website and GDPR: Privacy Policy and Consent, I described what's needed to get the online side of your business compliant. But what about any files, documents, or… Continue reading Your Computer and GDPR: Secure File Storage and Encryption

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Are You GDPR Ready?

What is the GDPR? From May 28th the new general data protection regulations (GDPR), Regulation (EU) 2016/679, come into effect. These will give individuals far greater control over their personal data, with the scope of what constitutes personal data greatly enhanced to include: "any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (‘data subject’);… Continue reading Are You GDPR Ready?