Many of you have received a notice from Paypal regarding security updates.
Those of you using Mal's Ecommerce are not effected, nor are those using CS-Cart, etc., as our servers have already all in place for it.
As things change with new Operating Systems like Windows and Mac updates, so it is also true of your servers. They aren't Mac or Windows, but do have to have periodic updates.So most of you will be receiving messages that you have been moved to a new server in the coming weeks.Server7 is first in the line up and will be processing Thursday ... Read More »
Many of you are receiving Paypal messages, its my understanding that these messages are stating that Paypal is upgrading *their* Service SSL Certificate, this would have no impact on our sites SSL Certificates (or Mal's there). The only thing this would impact would be very old versions of OpenSSL, really outdated versions running On CentOs 4 or ... Read More »
As seems to often happen with the upgrade, the Quick Login screen disappeared. I am working to bring that back, as I know many of you do like the ease of that feature.
In the meantime, however, you can simply go to Services, My Services, View Details, and see the Log in to Cpanel and Store Admin there.
Mother Hen clucking and clicking !! It has come to our attention that a designer is spamming MerchantMom clients. Spam in itself is unprofessional, but to also say things like you may feel trapped and are using prehistoric (!) software ices it. Feathers ruffled! I will be in touch with her host regarding spamming and hope that she handles ... Read More »
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.