The current hacker attacks around the world over the last year revealed to the world the dangerous potentials of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. That revelation begs the question: is the world truly ready to embrace the internet of things (IoT)? Apparently, we are not.
There are many scenarios that could lead to a lost website. Some of the most common include activities of hackers, incompatibility with new or updated software and hardware failure on the server side. Some inexperienced website owners have made the mistake of deleting their site while in the cPanel too.
Some browsers don’t support CSS as well as others. Some designs require CSS-hacks to assure browser compatibility. I think that the most used CSS hack must be the use of Conditional Comments, but the major disadvantage of Conditional Comments is that they require to change the HTML file. Sometimes it’s not possible or not convenient to change the HTML, for example when you already have a site with hundreds of pages and you don’t want to add the conditional comments to make use of the new design.