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How to cancel a domain

If you have a domain with us and wish to cancel it, you can follow the steps below. Note: Cancellation must take place within 30 days before the renewal date, or you will recieve an invoice for a new period. 1. Go to “My Account”. 2. Select “Services” from the left hand menu 3. Click […]

How to cancel your hosting

If you have a hosting with us and wish to cancel this service, you can follow the steps below: 1. Go to “My Account” 2. Select “Services” from the menu on the left. 3. Click on “Show” by the domain for the hosting you wish to cancel. 4. Under “Connected services”, make sure the “Hosting”-tab […]

How to purchase a domain

Through us you can order a domain for your website On our home page, sircon.no , enter your desired domain name followed by enter, or by clicking on the magnifying glass. 2. The results will tell you whether the domain is available, or already registered. If your desired domain isn’t available, try a different one. […]

How to create e-mail accounts

If you pay for hosting through us, you will be able to administer your e-mail accounts through the “my account” page. This covers how to create a new e-mail account: Access the “my account” page 2. Select “services” in the left-hand menu. 3. Select “view” next to the domain you wish to create a new […]

Pagebuilders and why you should avoid them

They make content look pretty and you feel like you are in control when you create pages with a pagebuilder. However, there are more considerations to be made before losing your content to a pagebuilder format. Sircon has seen many pagebuilder in various WordPress installations, and we have seen many reasons for simply avoiding using […]

Avoid using Jetpack for WordPress

We recommend that you avoid using Jetpack for WordPress, for multiple reasons. We will actively block Jetpack for WordPress from now on. Here is a summary of the most important reasons: Unecessary extra requests (effectively doubling the requests to the website) Jetpack uses XML-RPC api. This leads to security issues, e.g. bruteforcing. This contradicts Jetpacks […]

The WordPress exponent – dealing with slow WordPress

Why is my WordPress so slow? Why aren’t my caching plugins helping speed up my website? WordPress isn’t so slow when hosted on other servers, fix your servers If you are experiencing a slow WordPress, or these statements seem familiar to you or your customers, then you are not the first, and guaranteed not to be […]