The two largest carbon-emitting nations — China and the U.S. — opted into the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference, making the Paris Agreement the strongest international mandate ever for the reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Although 196 conference participants signed the climate change agreement, it will not be legally binding until a minimum of 55 nations that together contribute more than 55 percent of total global GHG emissions have signed on. The deadline is April 21, 2017. The ratified agreement would go into effect in 2020.
No matter how safe you think the website is, there is always someone trying to break into it. Whether it’s to distribute spam from your site or to steal personal information, hackers and bots may continuously smash against your security protocols. Unfortunately, some of these attempts may gain a foothold of your digital real estate. What can be done to make yourself truly unhackable? Continue reading “4 Things You Should Do Now to Make Your Web Pages Unhackable”
Having a backup copy of your website could save you a great deal of time and money should something happen. While there are many ways you can protect the site from hackers and malware, you should never assume that your data is 100 percent secure.
All it takes is an undiscovered security threat in the code to allow people to vandalize your pages. Making sure you can replace the entire site in the event of a disaster could offer peace of mind.
One of the most attractive features about the WordPress management system is the sheer number of plugins capable of doing a wide range of things. One of those is providing backups and restoration of your website with ease.
In the past, high-quality images reduced the load speed of many websites. With the advent of faster high-bandwidth connections and responsive technologies, many of these images are making a return without sacrificing site efficiency.
When it comes to your WordPress website, adding an amazing background image could add to its attraction. However, you may still want to monitor your site speed to make sure that you’re not hindering your performance with quality images.
Remember, most visitors like sites that are quick and easy to use. I many cases, it’s probably a good idea to create your own web optimized images. This way, you get exactly what you want and need.
Here are five ways you can get high-quality graphics to use as WordPress background images. While some can be downloaded and installed for free, others may have a price tag attached.
Hot on the heels of the Paris Climate Summit, the small North African nation of Morocco set an unprecedented example for the rest of the world. King Mohammed VI unveiled Noor I in February 2016, the first phase of a massive concentrated solar power complex in the Sahara Desert. With the completion of the remaining phases of the project, planned for 2018, the parabolic solar installation will supply more than one million people with all the power they need. It will also significantly reduce Morocco’s carbon emissions, a task critical to slowing climate change. Continue reading “Moroccans Take the Lead in Reducing Carbon Emissions with a Big Move Toward Clean Energy”
Since its development, social media has played a continuous role in how people interact with each other. From a business standpoint, it contributes to how companies interact with potential customers as well.
As this has become a powerful method for organizations to reach a target market, many social platforms have integrated methods to help businesses reach their audiences.