Atomic8Ball Blog

CloudFlare CDN Data Leak

March 12th, 2017 by admin

The CloudFlare Content Delivery Network (CDN) had a security error in it's source code which allowed sensitive data to leak. CloudFlare is used by a huge number of companies across the web, so the best practice in this situation is to simply update all of your passwords everywhere. Was Atomic8Ball...
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Year of growth!

May 14th, 2016 by admin

This has been an exciting year of growth, we've added several team members and lots of new customers! In April we attended the 16th annual TAG Convention in Chicago. It was great to see so many friendly faces and meet new TAG members. Later this year we will also be attending the Tigerpaw Convention...
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The 15th Annual Tag Convention

April 7th, 2015 by admin

Atomic8Ball is going to the 15th Annual Tag Convention in Savannah, Georgia! This convention will be a great opportunity for us to talk with all of our TAG member clients, which we have the majority of and who are some of our most cherished customers that we have. Their willingness to share their success...
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SSL Security Update

November 11th, 2014 by admin

For Humans: The current standard for encryption is weak, exploitable and in the future will show an error when loading your site! If you have an SSL certificate with us we're proactively updating it so you won't run into any problems. ...
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Meet the A8B team!

September 9th, 2014 by admin

  [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="250"] Sarah (Director of Social Marketing) and Brian (Operations Manager)[/caption] Like our clients, Atomic8Ball is a business built on relationships between real people. We're not a faceless organization; we put our unique passions into the work...
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The Heartbleed Bug

April 11th, 2014 by admin

You might have heard the news this week about the OpenSSL exploitation known as the Heartbleed bug. Rest assured that if you're one of our customers running an SSL website that we've got you completely taken care of and you have nothing to worry about. Just another way we're helping to make your life...
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The new year is coming! Is it time to refresh your site?

December 17th, 2013 by admin

The Internet is dynamic--always changing, always promoting what's new. Something that seemed fresh and exciting three years ago can feel dated now. That's why Atomic8Ball offers you a Website Refresh. At Atomic8Ball, we're constantly updating your website with information, products, events, and announcements...
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Windows 8.1 and Internet Explorer 11

October 17th, 2013 by admin

October 17, 2013 marked the release of Windows 8.1 and Internet Explorer 11. Historically, Atomic8Ball has supported the current version of Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome, as well as the 2 most recent versions of Internet Explorer. This means that when IE10 was the most current version of Internet...
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CloudFront migration of blog services

September 20th, 2013 by admin

In order to maintain our commitment to upkeep your sites with the highest quality and response time, we are migrating our sites to a content delivery network (CDN). The primary benefit of this move is significantly faster responses for page load time - an important consideration for page ranking by search...
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Site Optimization

September 11th, 2013 by admin

Did you know that according to a recent study, the average time is takes for a webpage to fully load is 6 seconds? This is important to know because loading time is a major contributing factor to page abandonment. Atomic8Ball is aware of this issue, and that's why we focus on providing the fastest web...
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e-Newsletter

August 9th, 2013 by admin

Does your business have an e-Newsletter that is regularly sent out to your customers with relevant information and important links? If not, we can help. Atomic8Ball offers an e-Newsletter that makes a difference. Not only do we custom create the e-Newsletter to fit your needs and industry, we also track...
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Happy New Year!

January 5th, 2013 by admin

Gators, Graduations, and Gerber Babies... We've had an exciting year! We hope your 2013 will be as blessed as our 2012 was!...
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Unplanned Outage

November 15th, 2012 by admin

Much like the controversial statement by Benjamin Franklin, "Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety," we face a similar dichotomy between systems stability and systems security. Most people don't realize the two are inextricable...
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Web Platform

October 21st, 2012 by admin

Some major players in the web development industry such as W3C, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Mozilla have banded together to create a new community for people who create websites. This community will serve as a centralized resource for documentation for tools and design features used on websites....
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We have grown!

July 17th, 2012 by admin

We are very excited to announce that we have added two new interns, Niko Gratz and Tiffany Pyne, to our staff. This addition brings our atomic8ball family up to 13! Niko and Tiffany will help with streamlining our business processes.<a href="We are very excited to announce that we have added...
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