Freeola's Free Web Site Guide. Part Two: What is Web Hosting?
Webmaster posted on Sat 1st of Jul, 2017
Once you have designed your web site, the next step is to look for a web hosting package. A web hosting package is essential to get your site online - so in this post we will explain a little about what web hosting actually is, how it works and what features you might need - to help you find the perfect fit.

Freeola's Free Web Site Guide. Part One: Design & Build
Webmaster posted on Fri 30th of Jun, 2017
Different types of web sites require different designs. Whether you require a highly professional site complete with shopping trolley, or a simple colourful website to showcase your love of classic cars, we'll go through all the possible options.

WordPress - Quick Tips
Webmaster posted on Thu 15th of Jun, 2017
We've all visited a site that has taken ages to load and ultimately decided that it is not worth the wait. Obviously you don't want this to happen to you! In this very short blog post, we're briefly going to go over a few tips on how to get the most out of your site.

WordPress Security - Best Practices
Webmaster posted on Thu 8th of Jun, 2017
The fact that WordPress is so widely used, makes it a target for hackers.Having your site hacked isn't just annoying and frustrating. If your site is compromised, there is a very high chance that it will be used for malicious activity. This can have devastating consequences - such as dramatically tarnishing your website's reputation. In this post, we're going to take a brief look at some of the threats to your site as well as best practices for maintaining the security of your site.

5 Great Plugins & Widgets to add to your InstantPro Site
Webmaster posted on Wed 24th of May, 2017
There are loads of great widgets and third-party plugins available online that you can incorporate into your website; just by adding a little bit of custom code or creating a snippet. It's actually surprisingly easy to add some custom code, even if you have no prior coding knowledge or experience.

Top 15 Tips For Avoiding Spam & Scams
Webmaster posted on Mon 3rd of Apr, 2017
Unfortunately you are unlikely to ever be completely free from spam, however there are some things that you can do to avoid spammers and reduce the amount of spam you receive. Here are our top 15 tips for avoiding spammers & scammers

Building A Mobile-Responsive Site Has Never Been So Easy
Webmaster posted on Wed 8th of Mar, 2017
Want to build a responsive website, but don't know where to start? Our programmers here at Freeola have been hard at work, making the InstantPro Website Builder mobile responsive. Meaning that you can create a professional looking site that works seamlessly on desktop computers, laptops, tablets and mobile devices alike.

Why Am I Getting Spammed After Buying A New Domain?
Webmaster posted on Tue 21st of Feb, 2017
If you recently purchased a domain, you may have noticed a significant increase in the amount of spam you receive (you may have even received some phone calls). You are probably wondering where on earth these spammers got your details from. Unfortunately this seems to have become really quite common. In this post we are going to take a look at why this is happening, as well as what you can do about it.

Website Photography - Taking Pictures of Your Products
Webmaster posted on Mon 30th of Jan, 2017
Not everyone can afford to hire a professional photographer to take the pictures for their online store. In this post, we will go through a few basic tips and recommendations for shooting your products yourself.

Using Colour on Your Website - Choosing a Colour Scheme
Webmaster posted on Mon 9th of Jan, 2017
We take a look at how important it is to pick a colour palette, and the tools that can help.

The Importance Of Good Photography On Your Site
Webmaster posted on Fri 23rd of Dec, 2016
Your website only has a few seconds to make a good impression. With images tending to be the first thing that a visitor looks at, they can be a key factor in whether visitors stay on your site or leave.

The New .blog Domain
Webmaster posted on Thu 15th of Dec, 2016
The new .blog gtld is now available to purchase. With over 250 million bloggers online, it's the perfect way to make your blog stand out from the rest.

Webcam Protection
Webmaster posted on Fri 25th of Nov, 2016
It was recently discovered that Mark Zuckerberg covers his laptop's webcam with tape, bringing rise to a fresh debate over webcam privacy. Zuckerberg is clearly a lot more tech savvy than most people, so if he is concerned about webcam privacy, should you be too?

Password Security: Password Managers
Webmaster posted on Thu 3rd of Nov, 2016
Following on from our last password security post, we take a look at password managers, what they are - and whether you should use one?

Password Security
Webmaster posted on Mon 31st of Oct, 2016
The average UK resident had 26 online accounts or profiles - all requiring a password. We cover some of the best practices for keeping your online presence safe.

Do You Need a .UK & .CO.UK?
Webmaster posted on Mon 10th of Oct, 2016
We explore why the .uk domain extension was introduced and what this may mean to you

Could You Register a .UK Free For One Year?
Webmaster posted on Mon 3rd of Oct, 2016
Throughout October 2016, we are offering you the ability to register your reserved .uk equivalent for a whole year - for free!

Introducing the New Freeola Chat & Gaming Site
Webmaster posted on Wed 28th of Sep, 2016
Here at Freeola, we have rolled out our new look Chat & Gaming Forum. Not only is it a great place to chat and share tips and opinions, but just joining in means you could win prizes!

Using Web Fonts on Your Website
Webmaster posted on Tue 20th of Sep, 2016
In this age of the web, many would argue that the basic selection of web safe fonts is somewhat limited when it comes to giving your website a voice. Fortunately, there are alternative methods for including other fonts on your website and ensuring that they can be viewed across a wide range of devices.

Fonts on the Web
Webmaster posted on Thu 15th of Sep, 2016
An Introduction to Using Fonts on the Web. Learn how to get the most effective results with typography on your website!