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Your Website & Emails Rock with our New Hosting Upgrades

May 19th, 2016
Charlie Street
Hosting

What a hectic 2016 it’s been so far in the Media Street offices! Not only are we pleased to see new staff joining our Bristol office but I’m also incredibly happy to announce (and show-off!) our new hosting and domain name registration system to all our clients. For customers’ or readers’ unaware of our history, […]

Choosing the right domain name

Choosing the right domain name to help your business grow

September 28th, 2015
Ian Sheard
Hosting

When you first start a website, this is your opportunity to create both a name and a brand that people will remember and be able to find. This is becoming a little more difficult now, since virtually every business has a website, yet domain names are just as important as ever so it’s sensible to […]

Important: Shellshock Vulnerability Notice Regarding your Website

September 27th, 2014
Charlie Street
Hosting

A few days ago a widespread security vulnerability was uncovered, affecting the whole of the web. The US Government graded it a 10 out of 10 for potential danger and it has been given the name of “Shellshock”. Shellshock: ‘Deadly Serious’ New Vulnerability Found – BBC News Web Attacks build on Shellshock bug – BBC […]

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Look Who’s on Tour This Month!

August 8th, 2014
Colin Harrison
Hosting

If you Google ‘UK Tour’ you will be hit with news and information about the next band or artist announcing shows around the UK. Such news can make people go wild with the mere thought of seeing their idols in the flesh, and so begin the fight for getting a ticket. Much the same could […]

Join the Domain Name Revolution!

June 14th, 2014
Emma Thomas
Hosting

Fancy trading your website’s nondescript .com extension for an inspiring new domain name extension? From .guru to .technology, Media Street now has a huge range to offer! There has been something of a transformation on the web in recent months. Before internet users had to trawl through websites with only a handful of predictable URL […]

Exporting Contacts

Exporting Email Contacts from Outlook

May 29th, 2014
James Thompson
Hosting

If your business sends out Newsletters to customers/potential customers then you will probably be using some sort of email software (either standalone, from your own website or through an external company) rather than manually doing this via Outlook. However, as your contacts are all in Outlook, it’s important that you can export these into the correct file format which will enable […]

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How to Create an Email Signature in Windows Live

April 22nd, 2014
James Thompson
Hosting

In my last post I explained how to create and add a simple email signature within Outlook 2010 (link to article) so that it is automatically added when you go to create a new message. During this tutorial I will explain how to do this using another well known email application – the ever-popular Windows […]

Exporting Contacts

How to Create an Email Signature in Outlook 2010

March 17th, 2014
James Thompson
Hosting

One of the questions I’m most frequently asked about in regards to emails and web hosting is how to create an Email Signature that automatically appears at the bottom of any new message. In fact, as recently as last week I was requested to write a tutorial for an Exeter based client who wanted all […]

Virtual Private Servers

September 25th, 2012
Charlie Street
Hosting

Many Web Hosting companies offer ready made VPS hosting solutions that group their customers according to which package they would like. While this can be fine up to a point, some businesses will require more flexibility in terms of CPU Cores, RAM, and Operating Systems. For instance if you require a large amount of RAM […]

Get a Personalised Email Account

October 26th, 2011
James Thompson
Hosting

If you don’t need your own website but would like a personalised email address then look no further, Media Street Web Hosting are now offering a new package which means you can do just that for under £20 a year! Purchasing your email account is easy – just purchase the domain you would like and […]