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How to Resolve an Issue with Your Web Host

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Lori Soard
Today’s website owners have many different options for web hosting. In cases where a company isn’t providing the level of service that you need, it is fairly simple to find a new hosting company. Howe…

How GoDaddy Make Money

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
One true sign of a company that’s wallowing in the big bucks of success is when you see it sponsoring professional sports. That’s exactly what GoDaddy has been doing since the early 2000s by becoming …

10 Ways to Protect Your Business from a Bad Web Host

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
A reliable web host keeps your site up and running (accessible to clients) consistently with minimal downtime; a bad web host, on the other hand, can be detrimental to your success by capsizing traffi…

How to Move Your Website to Another Web Host (and Knowing When to Switch)

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
In an ideal world, we would never have to worry about switching web hosts – our site would remain happily housed at the current hosting provider’s facility with great load times, affordable costs, and…

Should You Get Your Domain from Namecheap or GoDaddy?

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
Most of us don’t think in terms of who our domain registrar is, since we just package it in with whichever web host we’re planning to go with. However, did you know that most web hosts are just resell…

25 Gorgeous Web Safe Fonts for Your Website

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Azreen Azmi
Whether you’re an eCommerce store or a budding blogger, the one thing that all websites have in common is the use of text for content. Putting some thought on your displayed text (or typographic desig…

15 Pearls Of Web Hosting Wisdom – How To Make Your Resources Last

  • Featured Articles
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Luana Spinetti
If you have ever bought small shared web hosting packages you’ll know that resources are so limited that you ought to either give up on the most complex features or rely on external resources. T…

Three Easy Ways to Create a Website: Step-by-step Beginner Guide

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
Creating a website is super easy in 2018. You don’t have to be a tech geek nor a programmer. Follow the right method. Select the right platforms. Use the right tools. You will be 100% fine. I ha…

CloudFlare Offers Domain Registration With Zero Markup

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Azreen Azmi
Cloudflare is looking to make a move into the domain registrar market as they announced their newly launched service for domain registration with Cloudflare Registrar. The web performance and security…

The Big List of Online Business Ideas To Get You Started

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Azreen Azmi
It’s 2018 and the internet continues to be a growing market for anyone who wants to start an online business. The fact that it’s a low-risk investment and that you won’t have to spend money on a brick…

How Green Web Hosting Works (and Which Hosting Companies Have Gone Green)

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
Internet carbon footprint Quick link What is green web hosting Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) Carbon Offset Certificate (VER) Internet’s annual CO2 output Which web hosts have gone green (an…

The Difference Between A Domain Name And Web Hosting

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
To make a website you must own a domain name and web hosting. But what’s a domain name? What’s a web hosting? Aren’t them the same? It’s important that you are crystal clear on…

Best Hosting for Small Business Compared (2019)

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
One key lesson I learned from reviewing dozens of hosting services is that a good web host might not always be the right web host. Why? Because different kinds of websites will have different needs. S…

Choosing a Secure Web Hosting Service Provider

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 14, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
If you’ve been following my articles you may have come across some security-related topics such as Secured Socket Layer (SSL) and on WordPress Security. The Internet is has become a vastly more danger…

How Much Hosting Bandwidth Do I Need For My Website?

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 10, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
When researching and choosing a web host to house your domain, one factor to evaluate and compare is the cost for your required amount of bandwidth, Yes, many providers offer “unlimited” hosting plans…

Blogger Interview: 5 Hosting Questions with Jeff Starr

  • Interviews
  • Updated Jan 10, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
Note: This is an old interview published in August 2013. Jeff Starr (blog at Perishable Press, Twitter @Perishable) is the go-to guy when you have a problem with your WordPress blog. An editor, a book…