Five Great Block-Based WordPress Themes You Should Try

WordPress blocks, introduced as part of the Gutenberg release, were created to make it easier for anyone to customize major site elements without coding knowledge. You can build beautiful content by clicking and dragging images, paragraphs, videos, columns, and more.  As more blocks have been developed for everything from collecting payments to ... Read More »

17th Feb 2022
How To Track Site Activity on WordPress.com Using the Activity Log

If you have a WordPress website or WooCommerce store, you know that a lot is going on behind the scenes. To ensure your site’s wellbeing and security, you need to keep track of every update, change, install, login, setting, and so on — but how? Luckily, there’s a tool that will help you do just that. The activity log allows you to track ... Read More »

17th Feb 2022
Festive Season

We finally get to tie the bow on a year that, for many of us, had more downs than ups (lockdowns, to be precise). We’d like to express our thanks for your ongoing support, and pre-emptively offer a hearty “you’re welcome” for our continued support to you during the holiday season. That’s because we’ll be working alongside Santa to ... Read More »

9th Dec 2021
WordPress Installation Specifics

Installation With our famous 5-minute installation, setting up WordPress for the first time is simple. We’ve created a handy guide to see you through the installation process. Release notifications Want to get notified about WordPress releases? Join the WordPress Announcements mailing list and we will send a friendly message whenever ... Read More »

26th Jul 2021
Becoming Better Digital Citizens Through Open Source

Posted by Yvette Sonneveld. Filed under Community. The WordPress Project is on a mission to democratize publishing. As WordPress empowers more people to participate in the digital space, we have the opportunity to make sure that everyone can participate safely and responsibly. Today marks the start of Digital Citizenship Week. We are going to ... Read More »

26th Jul 2021
Season Greetings

Dear All We find ourselves at the end of a remarkably challenging year, and in saying that, we would like to take a moment to sincerely thank you for entrusting us with your business. Your loyalty and support mean a great deal to everyone at Ascentium Technologies. Please take note of the below changes during the holiday season: Technical ... Read More »

20th Dec 2020
Server Maintenance

Please take note of the following maintenance window affecting certain hosting accounts. Start: Tuesday 17th November 2020 - 00:01 SAST (GMT+2)End: Tuesday 17th November 2020 - 03:00 SAST (GMT+2)Service Affected: Unlimited (Local)  How will my service be affected?The website and email services will be offline for a period of 2-3 hours during ... Read More »

14th Nov 2020
The Environmental Cost Of The Internet

  Over the past few years, more people within our society have become aware and concerned about the impact of human behaviour on the environment. Many of us are now making conscious decisions to reduce our carbon footprint. This may include using public transport, shopping locally, reducing long-hall flights, buying seasonal produce and ... Read More »

10th Jun 2020
Price Increase

Why are we increasing prices? cPanel has recently increased its licensing fees substantially, with very short notice. This increase affects hosts globally. cPanel has moved to a per cPanel account licensing model, where the licenses were previous licensed per server. The increase affects reseller and individual accounts as a result of this ... Read More »

5th Jun 2020
Domain Price Changes

In these uncertain times, we at Ascentium Technologies Pty Ltd wanted to express our concern and support for you, your families, communities and businesses. Our hearts go out to anyone who’s been impacted by the COVID -19 virus, either directly or indirectly. We are committed to doing all we can to ensure the health and well-being of our ... Read More »

13th May 2020