© 2019 by WebX Media - an SB Solutions Company

September 20, 2018

If your website is not fully encrypted and secure, get ready for a Google smack down...  

In their effort to make the Internet safe to surf, and in light of the fact that 87% of websites are now secure, Google is choosing to bring attention to those websites whose...

September 4, 2018

Something very interesting happened in August 2018.  While reviewing the monthly website stats for my coffee shop & restaurant clients, I noticed an anomaly in the "click-to-call" statistics.  Every single single location had seen a significant increase in the number o...

August 13, 2018

With the recent update of Google Chrome v.68, millions of website owners are dismayed to learn their websites have been marked "Not Secure," which is the equivalent of "Not Safe, do not trust, leave quickly!"

This move by Google has affected every type of website, from...

July 25, 2018

The newest version of Google Chrome, Chrome 68 was released yesterday on July 24. Among other things, this version will automatically warn website visitors if the website is not secured with HTTPS.  

Now, this is not something that just popped out of the blue. Goog...

June 25, 2018

Google is serious about website privacy, and with the release of Chrome 68 in July all non-encrypted websites will be branded "Not Secure."  

Millions of websites have already been encrypted for privacy; you can tell if there is a green padlock to the left of the d...

May 16, 2018

What is the GDPR?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into force on May 25th, 2018, aims to protect the fundamental right to privacy and the protection of personal data of European Union (EU) citizens. 

This regulation affects any entity (including...

January 23, 2018

One of our clients, a successful 3 location bakery/cafe, was doing well. They had a great cake design business, had appeared on several local TV morning shows, and had expanded into the restaurant business. But they had a serious problem;  the menu on their website was...

January 12, 2018

As a trained HIPPA privacy Business Associate, it concerns me that so many therapists think so little of their clients privacy they don't bother to encrypt their websites with HTTPS. Perhaps they just haven't thought it through and don't realize that an unencrypted web...

November 17, 2017

Is your website ethical? Recently I was discussing website encryption (SSL) with a mental health professional, and she brought up the subject of ethics.  She said "as a professional, I am responsible for my client's privacy, and that includes when they are on my websit...