Eleven2 is proud to support our current and former Military members. Starting on Veterans Day 11/11/2015 until 11/16/2015 we will be giving away 1 year FREE hosting on the S-200 package or the SSD-200 package. To take advantage of this offer please email [email protected] and attach a copy of your military ID. Once we verify your information we will then provide you a coupon code for 1 year free hosting!
WordPress is the most widely used CMS in the world today. As a consequence of being so widely used, it is also one of the most hacked and exploited software as well. The WordPress team work diligently to keep the application updated regularly to address new security issues that may arise. When WordPress releases a new version to address a vulnerability, you can be certain the information needed to exploit the vulnerability is available to the general public. This makes old versions more susceptible to attack and is one of the biggest reasons it is essential to keep your WordPress up to date.
The wp-login attack is a trending flavor of brute force attack adversely impacting countless WordPress sites today. A brute force attack uses a large volume of requests/responses from the same source or Continue Reading »
Halloween is almost here! As part of Halloween tradition many people carve pumpkins. At Eleven2 we want to put your pumpkin carving skills to the test. Carve up something spectacular and have a chance to win a free Amazon Echo ($179.99 value)!
To go along with the give away we are also slashing hosting prices!
Promo code: halloween15vps – Take 40% off the first month on any managed VPS!
Amazon Echo is designed around your voice. It’s hands-free and always on. With seven microphones and beam-forming technology, Echo can hear you from across the room—even while music is playing. Echo is also an expertly tuned speaker that can fill any room with immersive sound.
Echo connects to Alexa, a cloud-based voice service, to provide information, answer questions, play music, read the news, check sports scores or the weather, and more—instantly. All you have to do is ask. Echo begins working as soon as it detects the wake word. You can pick Alexa or Amazon as your wake word.
How to enter:
Post your carved pumpkin picture to your social media (Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram) and tag Eleven2 using @eleven2 (Facebook and Twitter) or @eleven2hosting (on Instagram). Then follow us and that’s it!
Deadline to enter:
A winner will be chosen on November 10th. Photos must be posted on or before November 7th. Eleven2 staff and management will vote on the winning pumpkin.
Some rules: * One entry per individual.
* No purchase necessary
Eleven2 now has instant issue and auto install SSL certificates available! No longer will you need to go through a complicated multi-step process to order a SSL certificate and no longer will you need technical support to install your certificate.
SSL certificates create an encrypted connection between your web server and your visitors. SSL certificates are essential for online businesses or any website that collects personal data.
The SSL certificate is so easy to install that we made this video to show you just how easy it really is.
Win a $100 Amazon Gift Card
The more games you predict correct, the more points you earn. Whoever has the most points at the end of the season, will be rewarded with a $100 Amazon Gift Card by eleven2!
Eleven2 has begun the process of upgrading our servers to Apache 2.4. In this post you will find very detailed information on why we will be switching to Apache 2.4.
* Apache 2.4 – A big step forward.
While other web servers such as NGINX have captured social media’s attention, Apache still powers most of the internet as the rock solid platform we have depended on for almost 20 years. Continue Reading »