.NG Domain Names: All You Need to Know about Nigeria’s Domain

.NG Domain Names. All you need to know about Nigeria’s Domain.

Who Needs a .NG Domain Name? To understand who needs a .ng (pronounced dot ng) domain name, we first need to clarify the purpose of .ng domains. .ng is the domain name system for Nigeria the same way .uk is to the United Kingdom and .za is to South Africa. The .ng domain name system is useful for anyone who … Read More

Why You Need a Blog for your Business

3 Reasons Why You Should Have a Business Blog Why You Need to Update Your Business Blog Supercharge your WordPress blog 3 Reasons Why You Should Have a Business Blog A large number of new blogs go online every day. This explosive growth raises the question: Should you start a blog for your business? I believe you should as this … Read More

Web Hosting: Security vrs Convenience

Offering Web4Africa’s web hosting customers easy access and management to their web hosting services whilst not compromising on security remains an unending balancing act. In a world where motivation is all that us needed to be a hacker due to the reckless abundance of free hacking tools, maintaining a high level of security in the web hosting industry is not … Read More

Verve Card

All about Verve Cards

Verve Card is issued by Interswitch, a leading pan-African payment gateway and processor. Having started in 2002, Interswitch has since evolved from being a Nigerian operation and now has a strong presence in Kenya, Uganda (both in East Africa), and The Gambia. Verve Card is one of the products of Interswitch. It is issued by banks in Nigeria who are … Read More

Why you should renew your domain name early

Irrespective of where you registered your domain name, it helps to renew your domain name on time. Not doing so can cause a lot of problems. At Web4Africa, we have dealt with a lot of difficult situations, where clients have not renewed their domains early enough. We do send out 5 notices via e-mail, before a domain eventually expires but … Read More

What is the right price to pay for Web Hosting?

Many prospective web hosting customers start the search for a web hosting company from a search engine. It is not uncommon for such people to search for “cheap web hosting”, “cheapest web hosting”, “cheap web hosting company”, “web hosting cheap” etc. While it is not wrong to want to save some money where possible, the question one needs to reflect … Read More

What amount of Web Hosting space is right for me?

Web4Africa Web Hosting

One question we often face from prospective web hosting customers after they have gone through our web hosting plans are similar to: “so which web hosting plan is right for me?” While there is no direct answer to this question, a few indicators can serve as a guide for you to choose the right web hosting plan. Type of website … Read More

eCommerce: Website Development and Data management

eTranzact Ghana

Oluniyi D. Ajao of  Web4Africa would be speaking on 28th May 2010 at Etranzact’s Business Incubator programme on “eCommerce: Website Development & Data management”. BUSINESS INCUBATION PROGRAM Theme/Topic : The Business of eCommerce Date : 28th May 2010 (10:00am – 3:00pm) Venue : Busy Internet Introduction to the programme The eTranzact Business Incubation Program was developed as an avenue to … Read More

How To Keep Your Web Hosting account secured

Computer / Network security

There has been a lot of malware attacks on hosting accounts recently and it is critical at this point for us to educate our web hosting clients and the general public. It is very important to keep your installed scripts (like WordPress, Drupal, OS Commerce etc) updated regularly. From a recent post by WordPress’ development team: How to Keep WordPress … Read More