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
How to take care of your mental health as an entrepreneur during this period of Covid 19

How to take care of your mental health as an entrepreneur during this period of Covid 19   We’ll start by saying this: you are not alone. Nearly 20% of adults experience mental illness. And 32% of entrepreneurs struggle with two or more mental health conditions. Dealing with mental illness can hurt your productivity — and you don’t want ... Read More »

30th Apr 2020
Unwanted commercial email - Spam Emails

Unwanted commercial email - Spam Emails Unwanted commercial email – also known as "spam" – can be annoying. Worse, it can include bogus offers that could cost you time and money. Take steps to limit the amount of spam you get, and treat spam offers the same way you would treat an uninvited telemarketing sales call. Don't believe promises from ... Read More »

18th Apr 2020
Network Outage - DDoS Attacks

Dear Clients Throughout the last 24 hours, we have been the target of a major distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack. The attack has caused significant downtime to all services. The first attack started at 22h20 on April 15th and lasted until 00h20. The current attack vector is a UDP Amplification Attack. Unfortunately, this attack traffic ... Read More »

17th Apr 2020