Sure Communication ( Ltd

web development, hosting & management
for corporate and commercial
internet presence


Newsletter February/March 2004 Issue No 36S

This edition looks at:

  • Web utilities you should not be without - Check out the latest here!
  • Search engine news - Google Shake Up!
  • IT/Internet legal issues - New clarity on EU data transfer rules 
  • Latest virus news - Check live virus info here
  • Fast Fact - Nearly two thirds of people in the UK now use the Internet!
  • Online Marketing, Services & Software - This section is for existing clients only
    • Online Marketing - Pay Per Click (PPC) Latest & Affiliate Marketing 
    • Services, updates & upgrades
    • Other useful Software

If you do not receive this level of service and proactive support from your existing web developers then you need to talk to us FREE on 0800 074 8575 or contact us Here

  • Web utilities you should not be without - Check out the latest here!

We have plenty of exciting developments in the pipeline over the coming months, namely an upgrade of our Content Management System, a customised Anti Spam/email filter, Web Based email and a site Broken Link checking facility. Further details about these developments will be posted to our site and future Newsletters and customers who qualify for these upgrades will be contacted in due course.

Sample the latest online products and services which are driving the success of online projects Sure Communication are involved with, by clicking Here

  • Search engine news - Google Shake Up!

Following the infamous Google update known as the 'Florida update' at the end of November where many sites with established listings suddenly found themselves dropped, it seems that Google have been re-indexing with interesting results. For example we have seen a general increase in traffic during January from Google to many of the sites we currently host, manage and promote.   

We consider this to be a result partly because we continue to register sites we host and manage on a regular basis and this re-indexing by Google seems to be offering us an additional opportunity. The performance is amplified further by use of PPC (Pay Per Click) and relative Linking.  

Ensure you increase traffic to your website &

  • IT/Internet legal issues - New clarity on EU data transfer rules

A landmark ruling by the European Court of Justice (ECJ), which clarifies EU data protection law on the transfer of data, is good news for website owners as it simplifies and restricts the work necessary to comply with data protection law. 

Read more Here

  • Latest virus news - Check live virus info here

It's been a busy time recently with the MYDoom worm and Microsoft Security Patches so ensure you keep up to speed with the necessary updates right here! 

Brought to you in conjunction with Sophos Anti Virus - Click Here for live info on the latest viruses and hoaxes or go to

If you use a computer whether it be standalone or on a network, you need to protect your system! Good protection is achieved by having a security policy which incorporates regular Operating System updates, deploying Anti Virus software and installing a Firewall.

OS updates can be obtained from Microsoft at and affordable Anti Virus and firewall software/hardware is available from various suppliers so there really are no excuses for being caught out. 

Please be certain you take the necessary steps to ensure against compromising your network.

Read more Here

  • Fast Fact - Nearly two thirds of people in the UK now use the Internet!

Nearly two thirds of people in the UK - or 33 million - now use the internet, according to a survey by Jupiter MMXI. The study found that 35 to 49-year-olds are the biggest web audience, making up 26% of internet users.  

To find out more clickHere

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  • Online Marketing

  • Services, updates & upgrades

  • Other useful Software

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