On February 20th, 2018 by Terry Caliendo

Advertising & Graphic Design: Helping a Local Non-Profit Get Focused

Finding Focus In an Advertising Message
Along with financial contributions, Dedicated Managers, Inc often donates resources to help a local non-profit, Foster Kinship  Recently, Foster Kinship asked for some help with their announcement for an upcoming fundraising event Here is the organization's original flyer, created by one of their volunteers in Microsoft Word Their flyer had a great start  It was beneficial that the organization tried to create the flier as a first step because it forced them to gather all the relevant information about the event So ultimately, they just needed some professional help with presenting that information in a more efficient and aesthetically pleasing... Read Full Article »

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On November 28th, 2017 by Terry Caliendo

"Error establishing a database connection" - WordPress XML-RPC Denial of Service Attack Error

Wordpress XML-RPC DoS Attack
Often times after taking over management of a client's website, we'll put the client's website on a sever managed by us, Dedicated Managers, Inc  Last week a client's server started having database issues  When the website was accessed from a public computer, the message "Error establishing a database connection" was returned by the server  It turned out the server was experiencing a DoS (Denial of Service) attack Database Server Down Upon the the first notification of the database failing, which in turn caused the web server to return the failing "Error establishing a database connection" response, a simple restart of the database was successful   In this... Read Full Article »

On September 26th, 2017 by Terry Caliendo

How To Transfer A Website To A New Host With Zero Downtime

Transfer website to new host with zero downtime
Whether we are transferring a client's website from another host onto one of Dedicated Manager's hosting servers or moving websites between our own servers, we always want, from the public's perspective, to keep the client's website up and running with zero downtime  The following is a basic framework on how Dedicated Managers implements the transition of a client's website between (Linux) hosting servers safely and securely with zero downtime The following is a basic framework of the steps required to transfer a website from its current host to a new host: Understand hosting requirements of the website Export databases to backup files Search for and... Read Full Article »

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