Top 10 FREE WordPress Plugins

Top 10 FREE WordPress Plugins

The WordPress platform continues to grow and improve and so has the WordPress community of plugin developers. There are now thousands of excellent plugins available to us and utilising plugins for WordPress websites has become everyday practice for designers and web developers, many of which have taken advantage of our cheap WordPress Web Hosting which comes with an easy 1 click WordPress Installation. Plugins now play a massive part in WordPress development which can help you deliver additional functionality and enhance usability for your users, in fact there are now 40,484 plugins on the WordPress Directory with 1,051,777,966 downloads to date. Here...
Hurley Internet New Website Launch!

Hurley Internet New Website Launch!

Hurley Internet’s new website is now live! Offering reliable Hosting, Domain Names, Servers and much more at affordable Prices! Our new mobile responsive website has been designed to make purchasing web hosting and domains easy to do, hassle free and easy to manage! We have now added some new products including Email Hosting, Automatic Backups, Website Migration Service and lot’s of new domain names. Email Hosting is now here! In addition to our ever popular Free Email package we now have the Starter Email Plan and the Business Email Plan. The Starter Plan gives you 10 x 400MB mailboxes and the Business Plan...

Website Builder Tutorial

Website Builder Plus from Hurley Internet uses the latest in Website Builder technology to create a dynamic and vibrant site with no technical expertise. Although the Website Builder Software is very easy to use, we highly recommend anyone which purchases this great software to download the User Guide, ensuring you get the most out of it’s great features! Click here to download the Website Builder Plus User...

Exchange Mailboxes now 30GB

We are pleased to announce our Hosted Exchange mailboxes have now been upgraded to a massive 30GB. This upgrade is comes as standard on all new orders and our current hosted exchange customers will have their mailboxes upgraded automatically. For just £9.99 per month all Hurley Internet Exchange Email Hosting includes the following features: • Free Microsoft Outlook 2010 or 2013 • Massive 30GB of storage space, upgraded from 10GB • Outlook email Boxes • Mobile phone access • Excellent virus & spam...

How to Setup Emails in Outlook Express

Set Up an Outlook Express E-Mail Account Follow these instructions to setup Outlook Express to work with your Hurley Internet email account.       Open Outlook Express and select the Tools menu. Then click on ‘Accounts’ The ‘Account Type’ window then appears. Press the ‘Add’ button and then select ‘Email Account’ Next, enter your name as you would like it to appear when people receive emails from you. Then click ‘Next’. Next, enter the email address that you want to use and that you have previously setup with Hurley Internet. Then click ‘Next’. You now need to enter...

Xmas Offer 20% OFF Hosting

To celebrate Christmas here at Hurley we are giving away 20% discount on all our web hosting plans, including our Starter, Home, Business and Business Pro plans. To receive your 20% discount all you have to do is checkout as normal and enter code: XMAS2012. Offer End 31st January2013 See our web hosting plans For Info about moving web hosts...

Over Optimisation Penalty – Make your SEO changes now

Having an over optimised website will probably soon get you in to deep trouble with Google if you don’t act FAST! If you know or think your website maybe over optimised there are many things that you can change before you start seeing your rankings drop! There has been a lot of discussion on social media sites and twitter about stories of websites being hit this week so maybe Google rolling this out now! One of Google’s top representatives did mention at a conference, South by Southwest, in Austin, Texas, last month that Google would be looking at how...

Metal Rim – Social Media Icons Set

We are happy to announce Hurley Internet’s very own set of Social Media Icons. They come in 3 different sizes 84×84, 64×64 and 32×32 pixels. Please feel free to use as you please and share with others! In return all we ask is for you to link back to this blog post. Download Metal Rim Social Media Icon Set (597 kb) After downloading the Metal Rim Icons Set you will also find a 10% off discount code which will work on any of our web hosting plans forever!, you can find the discount code in the README.txt...

How to configure your OpenCart site to work with a new domain name?

If you need to configure OpenCart to work properly with a new domain name, you will need to modify the two configure.php files in the main OpenCart Folder / and the OpenCart Folder/admin/ folders to each reflect the new domain. Here below are the lines of the OpenCart Folder/configure.php file that will need to be changed: // HTTP define(‘HTTP_SERVER’, ‘http://yournewdomainname.com/’); define(‘HTTP_IMAGE’, ‘http://yournewdomainname.com/image/’); define(‘HTTP_ADMIN’, ‘http://yournewdomainname.com/admin/’); // HTTPS define(‘HTTPS_SERVER’, ‘http://yournewdomainname.com/’); define(‘HTTPS_IMAGE’, ‘http://yournewdomainname.com/image/’); // DIR define(‘DIR_APPLICATION’, ‘/home/sites/yournewdomainname.com/public_html/catalog/’); define(‘DIR_SYSTEM’, ‘/home/sites/yournewdomainname.com/public_html/system/’); define(‘DIR_DATABASE’, ‘/home/sites/yournewdomainname.com/public_html/system/database/’); define(‘DIR_LANGUAGE’, ‘/home/sites/yournewdomainname.com/public_html/catalog/language/’); define(‘DIR_TEMPLATE’, ‘/home/sites/yournewdomainname.com/public_html/catalog/view/theme/’); define(‘DIR_CONFIG’, ‘/home/sites/yournewdomainname.com/public_html/system/config/’); define(‘DIR_IMAGE’, ‘/home/sites/yournewdomainname.com/public_html/image/’); define(‘DIR_CACHE’, ‘/home/sites/yournewdomainname.com/public_html/system/cache/’); define(‘DIR_DOWNLOAD’, ‘/home/sites/yournewdomainname.com/public_html/download/’); define(‘DIR_LOGS’, ‘/home/sites/yournewdomainname.com/public_html/system/logs/’);   You will also need to make...

Installing OpenCart

Opencart is quickly becoming one of the leading open source e-commerce platforms available. Opencart is a simple, easy-to-use e-commerce solution which delivers all the features you would expect from a modern e-commerce software. That’s why we have added it to our Shared Hosting Plans as a 1 click install. If you have a Dedicated Server or VPS you will need to download Opencart and install it. Here below are the steps you need to take install OpenCart using cPanel. You will need the following information to install Opencart 1. A web hosting account with PHP, MySQL Databases 2. Your...