Google AdWords just got speedy!

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Anyone working on a pay-per-click (PPC) campaign knows that getting accurate and timely stats helps you make the most of the money you invest. It’s important to be able to tweak your work as you go, so real-time stats are ideal. Turns out Google AdWords heard you and decided to up their game – their reports will now be available for campaign managers as early as 6AM PST the next day. The data included in the Google AdWords report will include search terms, geographical performance and automatic placement stats. Here’s the chart Google published to explain the various times that stats will a...
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Critical Microsoft IIS Vulnerabilty HTTP.sys (MS15-034)

Microsoft disclosed a CRITICAL vulnerability affecting IIS web servers under Windows 7, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 8, Windows 2012, Windows 8.1 and Windows 2012 R2. More details are available at Microsoft. This vulnerability can allow a remote and unauthenticated denial of service (DoS) and a possible remote code execution (RCE). An attacker sends a specially crafted http request with the correct header to exploit it To identify if your Windows server is vulnerable, run the following command under Linux or Mac shell: [crayon-553b1089ed6f9461309203/] If you get the foll...
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We just announced budget and enterprise dedicated server upgrades!

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We just announced a major upgrade to our Canadian Budget and Enterprise dedicated servers - with more RAM, latest generation of processors and faster drives as a standard option. Canadian Web Hosting is a leading provider of web hosting, cloud hosting and infrastructure services in Canada, and we just announced our completed performance upgrade project for our budget dedicated servers and enterprise dedicated servers available in our Toronto, ON or Vancouver, BC compliant datacenters.  We now offer increased RAM per dedicated server to include at least 8GB of RAM for Budget Dedicated Se...
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How to drive traffic to your links and promote your link baits

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With everyone putting out great content these days, how can we promote our links effectively? Here are some strategies that have worked for us: Promote with paid Tweets. There are services that allow promotion of specific tweets for a set fee (e.g. PaidPerTweet) and connects your tweet with users who can retweet the content. Another way is go through Twitter’s Promoted Ads service. All you have to do is set a budget, choose your audience, and watch as your tweet reach more people through promotion. Use Facebook. If you have a large group of followers on your personal Facebook or b...
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Google is rolling out mobile update on April 21st and it will affect your site

Are you ready for Google’s upcoming mobile search results algorithmic update? More than 50% of google searches are from mobile devices so it is expected to be a significant update that affects more sites than the previous two updates combined.       Here’s what we know: The update rolls out April 21st. The algorithm will be rolling out worldwide and in all available languages, meaning everyone on the internet will likely be affected. The algorithm runs in real time so that any previously non mobile-friendly sites that have updated to mobile-friendly will ...
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