Today, with the proliferation of open-source technologies like WordPress, Joomla and other Content Management Systems (CMS) people around the world are able to quickly establish a virtual presence with little to no cost. In the process however, a lot is being lost in terms of what it means to own a website.
We are failing each other, we are not setting ourselves up for success. We are learning the hard way what large organizations already learned – being online is a responsibility and will eventually cost you something.
I recently shared a post talking to the motivations behind hacks. This post was important as it helped provide context and I encourage you to spend some time digesting the information. What it fails to do is what I want to focus on in this post.
What are the impacts of these hacks to your website? To your business?