QiQ: Hosting and Domain Names News Feed http://www.qiq.co/ QiQ news feed of Hosting and Domain Names Tue, 23 Feb 2016 03:27:00 GMT en-gb QiQ Podcast - Episode 2 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=85 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=85 Tue, 23 Feb 2016 03:27:00 GMT <p>In our second episode of our podcast series we talk with Cameron Board - the director, founder and chief controller at SkyMedia.</p> Free Hosting Upgrades http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=84 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=84 Thu, 28 Jan 2016 09:41:00 GMT <p>We are pleased to advise that all our shared hosting accounts will be benefiting from a free upgrade this month.</p> QiQ Podcast http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=83 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=83 Thu, 28 Jan 2016 09:40:00 GMT <p>In the first of a series of podcasts with QiQ clients, we talk with Andrew Smith from the Central Coast Aero Club in New South Wales, Australia.</p> .Net Domain Pricing http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=81 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=81 Fri, 22 Jan 2016 02:05:00 GMT <p>On Feb 1st 2016, VeriSign, the Registry Operator for the .NET domain, will be increasing its annual registration price.</p> .UK Domain Pricing http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=80 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=80 Fri, 22 Jan 2016 02:04:00 GMT <p>Nominet, the .UK domain registry, has announced that the wholesale price for .UK domains (e.g. .uk, .co.uk, .org.uk and .me.uk) will increase by 50% from 1 March 2016.</p> Problem with your site? Check our Status Page http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=82 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=82 Tue, 19 Jan 2016 00:23:00 GMT <p>It is quite rare for a site outage but if your web pages or email are unavailable, please check our QiQ Status Page first.</p> Register your .uk equivalent domain between 10th December 2015 and 7th January 2016 and it’s FREE to you for the first year http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=79 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=79 Mon, 30 Nov 2015 10:26:00 GMT <p>Register your .uk between 10th December and 7th January 2016 and it’s FREE to you for the first year after which normal annual fees apply.</p> Phishing scam targeting domain owners http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=77 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=77 Tue, 3 Nov 2015 21:04:00 GMT 40% off hosting - but be quick! http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=74 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=74 Tue, 7 Jul 2015 04:37:00 GMT <p>Save 40% off the price of a new web hosting package, but only until 31 July 2015. Simply use promo code &#8220;recom09&#8221; when ordering. This offer excludes email only and <span class="caps">VPS</span> hosting.</p> .UK domains for £1 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=73 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=73 Fri, 3 Jul 2015 19:00:00 GMT <p>The .UK domain name is now one year old and as a member of Nominet UK, the UK registry, we are pleased to offer the .UK domain for just £1 for the first year.</p> Email Address Changes http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=72 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=72 Fri, 3 Jul 2015 03:47:00 GMT Top Four WordPress Security Tips http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=70 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=70 Thu, 26 Mar 2015 04:47:00 GMT <p>When it comes to operating your business on a WordPress site, security is the most important consideration. WordPress sites are among the most targeted by attackers due to relatively common vulnerabilities that are easily secured with a small amount of effort.</p> European VAT Legislation http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=69 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=69 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 02:21:00 GMT <p>QiQ Communications <span class="caps">PTY</span> <span class="caps">LTD</span> is an Australian registered business. As such, we have not been charging our clients outside of Australia <span class="caps">VAT</span>, just our Australian clients <span class="caps">GST</span> as required by Australian legislation. </p> <p>However, From January 1st 2015, businesses who sell digital products and services to European customers have to charge <span class="caps">VAT</span> at the rate of <span class="caps">VAT</span> in the country in which the customer is based, not their own.</p> Ordering .UK Domains with QiQ http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=65 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=65 Tue, 10 Jun 2014 07:18:00 GMT <p>QiQ are now taking and processing orders for the new .UK domain name.</p> Price Changes http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=66 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=66 Sun, 1 Jun 2014 05:16:00 GMT May Update http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=64 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=64 Thu, 1 May 2014 03:55:00 GMT <p>There has been a lot of activity going on behind the scenes in recent months and now is the time to share some of the gossip!</p> Phone system upgrade and number changes http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=63 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=63 Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:25:00 GMT OpenSSL Heartbleed Exploit http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=62 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=62 Wed, 9 Apr 2014 23:44:00 GMT <p>News about a remote OpenSSL bug has been disclosed on http://heartbleed.com/ which detailed out an exploit in the OpenSSL system library.</p> Server Upgrades http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=60 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=60 Fri, 14 Feb 2014 04:45:00 GMT <p>To maintain stable and secure web hosting we will upgrade the version of <span class="caps">PHP</span> and mySQL on a number of QiQ servers between 3 &#8211; 10 March 2014.</p> Buying domains? Your email address will now be validated http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=58 http://www.qiq.co/php/hosting_news_article.php?newsid=58 Thu, 9 Jan 2014 01:15:00 GMT <p>New regulations and procedures as per <span class="caps">ICANN</span>&#8217;s 2013 Registrar Accreditation Agreement are now live. Here is a summary of the changes.</p>