WordPress hosting

Posted by on Apr 26, 2014 in Blog |

Kangaroo Digital offers state-of-the-art WordPress hosting in the Hetzner Midrand datacentre. Should you want to use a third party ISP for hosting your website, we require the following from your chosen hosting provider: An Apache hosting environment with mod_rewrite active. They must run php version 7.2 or higher with GD Libraries installed and active, and MySQL (version 5.6 or higher) or MariaDB (ver 10.0 or  higher). We require FTP access to the root of your domain (username, password and host address) Your host needs to create a single MySQL database and send us the details (database name, username, full access password and host address). Regret we no longer deploy websites on Windows IIS servers. We are happy to liaise with your Windows Server administrator and help them to deploy to your website.  Please contact us for more details. Read more about WordPress minimum requirements at wordpress.org/about/requirement/. If you want us to arrange to get this information from your host, our regular hourly rate will...

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Quotation Terms and Conditions

Posted by on Jan 1, 2014 in Blog |

The client., their photographer or their copywriter (hereinafter referred to collectively as “the Client”) will provide all images, PDF documents, copy and materials necessary to create the designs and populate content for all sections of the new website or other designs (“the Artwork”) Material to be provided in the following formats: Logos: Vector formats ONLY (.eps, .ai, ,pdf or .cdr files). In some cases, we could use a high resolution .png file with a transparent background. Logos supplied in a Word or PowerPoint document are NOT accepted. If you do not have your logo as a vector, Kangaroo Digital will redraw your logo into an acceptable format at an additional cost Images for web: RGB .jpg images in medium resolution (max height 1080px, max width 1920px) Images for print: CMYK .jpg images in high resolution Copy to be supplied in plain text in the body of an email or in a Word document If there are no suitable images available, Kangaroo Digital will, after consultation with the Client, purchase stock images for use on the site at an additional cost. Should the Client fail to provide us with the necessary information within a period of three weeks after the confirmed order and acceptance of the designs, the full amount will become due and payable. We will complete the sections quoted on at the delivery times mentioned below, after delivery of said material Delivery conditions: Delivery time for design work: 14 working days from the time of confirmed order, supply of materials required and deposit All electronic work, like email signatures and website updates are supplied electronically by email or are uploaded to your webserver Payment terms: Design work: 50% with order, the balance immediately on delivery or upload Payment by electronic transfer or cash only Prices quoted are for design work only, and excludes all printing, hosting and domain registration costs When you opt to use your own service provider for hosting your website, we require your website host to: Run an Apache web server with the mod_rewrite module active Run php version 5.2.4 or higher, with GD Libraries installed Run MySQL 5.0 or higher Create a single MySQL database to use as the backend of your website Send us the database name, username, full access password and host address (if different from ‘localhost’) of the database Provide us with root FTP access to your domain If the Client requires Kangaroo Digital to arrange the necessary with their hosting provider, additional costs may apply. Please see Dealing with third party ISPs for more details on these costs We reserve the right to display all or any of our work on our portfolio website. We also place a small, unobtrusive text-link back to our website on...

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