Articles by Jerry Low

Where do Bloggers Host Their Blogs? WHSR Web Hosting Survey 2015

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated May 01, 2017
  • By Jerry Low
In January 2015, I reached out to a handful of bloggers and did a quick hosting survey. The purpose of this survey is simple, I want to know – Where are bloggers hosting their blog, Are they hap…

How to Improve Your Google Plus Post Interactions by 8,400%?

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Nov 08, 2017
  • By Jerry Low
Have you ever wondered why some Google+ posts attract hundreds, if not thousands, of shares and +1 while some simply drown in a sea of noise almost immediately after being published? What is the diffe…

Full List of EIG Hosting Brands (+ Non-EIG Hosting Recommendation)

  • Site Updates & News
  • Updated Oct 18, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
The Who, What, When of Endurance International Group (EIG) In this post we are going to take a closer look on the big conglomerates that took over dozens of hosting companies for the past few years &#…

[Infographic] 20 Creative Writing Prompts to Start with in 2015

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Jerry Low
So are you planning out your content for your blog in 2015? In case you are looking for help – here's an infographic (prompts originally written by WHSR blogger Lori Soard) to jog your brain and…

How to Build Links in Post-Penguin Era

  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Updated Apr 03, 2017
  • By Jerry Low
Link building used to be status quo for SEO – but Google’s ever-changing algorithms have made link building a whole new game – particularly in the AP (After Penguin) world. Back in the day, we u…

Vecteezy Graphic Design Icons – 36 Minimalist Icons

  • Free Icons
  • Updated Mar 07, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
    More Help in Website Development 3 easy ways to create a website Free tool to compare web hosting services How to start a blog in less than one hour How much should a website cost you Li…

[Infographic] Do You Really Want A Successful Blog?

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 04, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
How to build a successful blog? 1. Find the right niche Ever think, “I wish someone would invent…”? That’s called a need, and it’s how many successful businesses are started. The same is true of blogs…

Get Free Stock Photos for Your Blog: 30+ Must-See Image Directories

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 01, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
It’s all too easy to over focus on our words and opinions when we are writing a blogpost. After all, it’s the words that the search engines crawl for rankings and that drive people back again and agai…

Web Summit 2014 – Kick Off, Key Speaker Sessions, PITCH, and Startups

  • Online Business
  • Updated Nov 07, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Note: We have got a free media pass from the WebSummit team (thanks Stephan!); and I am flying all the way down from Malaysia to attend this great event. Latest updates, photos, key sessions, and offi…

7 Quick Ways to Promote Yourself (and Your Blog)

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Oct 24, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Yeah, yeah – I know, we’re not supposed to brag. But, there’s a difference between bragging and a bit of shameless shilling or self-promotion. For starters, bragging makes people feel badly. Self-prom…

My Blog Writing Tips – How Building the Right Habits and Using the Right Tools could Save Your Blog

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Oct 28, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
The single most important reason for people to visit your blog again and again is your content. People do not come in to view your advertisements; they come in to read your posts. Your writing therefo…

Web Host Interview: Founder of Arvixe Hosting, Arvand Sabetian

  • Interviews
  • Updated Oct 08, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Arvand Sabetian, founder and CEO of Arvixe Hosting, landed Inc. 30 under 30 for two consecutive years in 2002 and 2003. According to an article on Inc, Sabetian first started his company – Arvix…

Flat Icon Pack – Blogging Theme, September 2014

  • Free Icons
  • Updated Mar 09, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
  More Help in Website Development Free tool to compare web hosting services How much should a website cost you List of gorgeous web-safe fonts for web designers Site builders for small business …

StableBox Review

  • Hosting Review
  • Updated May 27, 2016
  • By Jerry Low
Update Feb 2016: The company StableBox and its owner Hypernia went out of business all of sudden. We couldn't contact the person we dealt with in the past and have no further information at this point…

Web Host Interview with HostMetro Manager, Kyle Dolan

  • Interviews
  • Updated Sep 16, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
The world of hosting is continually evolving with players changing positions and new ones entering the market – such is the case with HostMetro, an Illinois-based hosting company established in mid 20…

No Overselling Web Host: What Are Your Options

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jun 20, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
Overselling is a concept that ethically is a bit off, but unfortunately happens all too often in the hosting world. In a shared server scenario, hosting providers are responsible for selling, allocati…