At its simplest, Single Sign-On (or SSO) is a method that allows a user to access multiple websites or tools with a single set of credentials. The most common use for associations is to let their members log on to their AMS and their website with a single username and password. So why is it important? And […]
Drupal 6 full support ended in February 2016. But how long will “LTS” support continue?
Traditionally employed by large organizations, intranets are increasingly popular with a diverse range of organizations that aim to create and maintain a uniform culture and communication strategies. An intranet is a private website available only to staff. As with any website, we can improve usability if we focus on the audience, and since an Intranet […]
Yes! I always recommend separate, website-specific backups. Your hosting provider may or may not make additional backups, and if so great. But I recommend backups of individual sites. Here’s why a belt-and-suspenders approach works best: (more…)
Keeping your website up-to-date is mandatory. CMS updates fix security holes and improve performance, add new features, and maintain compatibility with the server’s ecosystem. But will these updates break your site? It’s a simple enough question and but unfortunately there answer is not so simple. I follow with some technical factors that can determine the likelihood of […]