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How to take your hobby to a side hustle, and beyond
If you love spending hours tinkering in the garage fixing things, or enjoy making your own clothes or decor, you could turn your hobby into a side hustle, and make extra money. Interested? 21 Jul 2022 Read more

4 cybercrime trends that South Africans need to know about
While some cyber attacks (like the recent TransUnion attack) make the headlines, not all cybercrimes are public news. This means that the truth about what is actually happening out there, is far, FAR more worrying. South Africans need to make cybercrime part of their everyday, online security-thinking. 27 Jun 2022 Read more

Great news: The Registry has dropped the renewal price on .africa, .joburg, .durban and .capetown domains to R90* p/y
After a hugely successful first half of The Great Domains Rush promotion, we are happy to announce that from 1 October 2022 the Registry has dropped the renewal price on all .africa & .joburg, .durban and .capetown domains to R90.00* p/y. 31 May 2022 Read more

It is more than just a domain name - it's an opportunity!
It all starts with a domain name! 17 May 2022 Read more

Questions to ask when looking for a website hosting provider
In the planning of a new website, web hosting is rarely given the prominence it deserves. Many companies choose the cheapest hosting, or leave the decision to someone else (often the web developer) to make. However, the quality of hosting you sign up for will directly affect the performance of your website. That's why it is important to ask the right questions to make the most informed choice. 31 Mar 2022 Read more announces The Great Domains Rush - stake your claim!
Do you own a with Then register the available .joburg, .durban, .capetown or .africa domain name equivalent for only R3.00*! 24 Mar 2022 Read more's top 8 business trends for SMEs in 2022
After two years of uncertainty, small to medium enterprises (SMEs) can look forward to finding "normalcy" in the "abnormalcy" and better prepare for the year ahead. Yes, things have changed - that's a given, however, how will these changes affect how we do business in 2022? 3 Feb 2022 Read more

Productivity tips: Hosted PBX - video web conferencing
"Working from home has become the 'new norm'" says Wayne Diamond, CEO of He believes that companies should better position themselves for remote-working conditions in 2022, as the benefits of doing so far outweigh any challenges. According to Diamond, hosted PBX is one of the ways in which to do this. 20 Dec 2021 Read more

5 plugins to improve the functionality of your WordPress website
Since launching in 2003, WordPress (an open-source CMS - content management system) has made exceptional headway. In fact, the platform underpins 40% of online live websites, with more than 500 new WordPress sites being built every day. Naturally, software developers are constantly creating new WordPress plugins or upgrading their existing ones, thus users can now 'pick and choose' between 55,000 plugins. 25 Oct 2021 Read more

How to reduce e-commerce cart abandonment rates
'Add to cart' is a concept that is easier on an e-commerce site than in a real brick-and-mortar store. By the same token, cart abandonment is far easier online than in real life. While people may change their mind in a real store too, we don't often see multiple trolleys with items in, deserted at checkout points. Yet, this is one of the biggest challenges that online stores face, with nearly 70% of shoppers exiting their site with items in their cart. 6 Sep 2021 Read more

What is Hosted PBX in the Cloud and what can it do for your SME?
Hosted PBX in the Cloud, also known as Cloud-based PABX, and VoIP in the Cloud, is a complete communication system that allows a business to make and take calls, make use of video conferencing, live chat software and access voicemail from anywhere over the internet. 2 Aug 2021 Read more launches the perfect uncapped* VoIP solution for small business is proud to launch their latest innovative product for the SME market: Cloud-based VoIP, powered by 3CX with UnCapped Calling* powered by VOX Voice. This solution is set to change the telephony industry within the South African SME market forever! 6 Jul 2021 Read more

5 online trends for South African SMEs
Where is it all happening? Online, of course. According to Statista there are now 38.13 million active internet users in the country. 18 Jun 2021 Read more

Website myths that could be keeping your small business small
If you've got a small business, you probably have a website, right? Actually, according to statistics, less than 64% of small businesses have websites! 19 Apr 2021 Read more

How to find the best web hosting provider for your website
A website is the 'unsung hero' for many companies. It is always on, always ready to convert visitors into potential customers, or relay their website queries through to your sales staff post-haste. Unless of course, your website hosting isn't up to scratch, then the chances of any of the above actually happening are slim. 26 Feb 2021 Read more

What's Site Builder can do for your small business
Does your small business have a website? If not, 2021 could be a great year to consider getting your business online. Statistics show that a large majority of consumers research companies and their competitors before engaging with a few. Not having a website means you are not even in the running. 28 Jan 2021 Read more

Why Local Hosting?
Is the website hosting that is powering your business' website a priority of yours? Business owners have a lot to think about and hosting is generally the IT department, web developer or web designer's "baby". However, if your website's performance is important to you, and we know it is, then so should your website hosting and its provider. 1 Dec 2020 Read more