New Version Launched

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 »

16th Apr 2015
WordPress Users

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 »

12th Apr 2015
Mobile Services

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 »

3rd Apr 2015
Mals this a.m.

Some clients may have experienced some issues with Mal's checkout not connecting this morning, as they were also updating their servers. It should've resolved itself quite quickly.
 

30th Jan 2015
There's a Ghost!

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.

29th Jan 2015
Update for us

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.

8th Jan 2015
Shell Shock Bug Be Gone !

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 !

26th Sep 2014
Domain renewals and registration

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 »

1st Sep 2014
HeartBeat Bug in the news ...

 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 »

9th Apr 2014
Domain Validation

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 »

22nd Jan 2014