We have launched the latest version of the MerchantMoms software, this means - automatically responsive = Google Love. New sites will have this latest version. Others can upgrade your site at http://modmagic.com to get it. NOTE: This will *ONLY* work if your template is also responsive (the system does come with a few). In an upgrade it is ... Read More »
WordPress users: if you have installed the WP Super Cache plugin, you are being urged to update to the latest version of the plugin (1.4.4) as soon as possible. A cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability has been found in plugin versions prior to 1.4.4 that could give potential attackers access to your WordPress. If you are utilizing WordPress and ... Read More »
April 21st, Google will make mobile-friendliness a ranking factor for mobile searches. "Starting April 21, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile searches in all languages worldwide and will have a significant impact in our search results." MerchantMoms is here to help you! If you ... Read More »
And it's not the friendly Halloween variety. As servers are checked and patched (if needed) against this new vulnerability, they will be rebooted as well. Any down time noticed should only be momentary.
We decided it was time for a new look; we hope you'll find it more intuitive. If you do feel lost, please feel free to ask us at the support desk to help you find your way.
This update will take care of the issue some of your were experiencing with updating your credit card information via mobile devices.
Great! Another bug is out and about, but MerchantMoms said "No, you aren't welcome here! Be gone Bug" What I am referring to is what is being referred to as the Shell Shock bug. (CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169 Bash vulnerabilities).
Servers are all appropriately patched for all of us !
You will see the cost of domain renewal and registrations has been raised slightly. It has been $11.75 since Merchantmoms began, but costs beyond our control forced us to raised our price to $14.95/yr. Your privacy protection is still free, which we feel is extremely important. Most hosts / registrars charge for this ... Read More »
On April 07, 2014 a severe vulnerability in OpenSSL was announced. It has been named the "Heartbleed Bug", this flaw allows for the theft of information normally protected by SSL/TLS encryption. Specifically, the Heartbleed Bug allows memory to be read on systems using OpenSSL 1.0.1 before 1.0.1g, which can compromise private/secret keys ... Read More »
Periodically (annually) you will receive notice to validate the accuracy of your domain information. Please do not ignore this email as it is very important. Providing false or inaccurate Whois (contact) information can be grounds for the cancellation of your domain name registration. If the information is incorrect, you can ... Read More »