Articles by Timothy Shim

Jetorbit: Making Their Mark in Indonesia Web Hosting

  • Interviews
  • Updated Mar 15, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
Although roughly five times smaller than the United States, it is easy to get distracted from Indonesia since it is made up of thousands of smaller islands in addition to its main land mass. That is p…

The Best 10 VPN Services of 2019

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Mar 03, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
Choosing the absolute best of the best isn’t an easy task. Much depends on extensive tests carried out, but a major portion of it also depends on you – the user. Everyone has different needs when it c…

TorGuard Review

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Feb 27, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
TorGuard Pros 1- TorGuard is Highly Secure Security is one of the main lifelines of a VPN service provider and TorGuard does an incredible job of balancing user needs and security. While some may not …

NordVPN Review

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Feb 27, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
NordVPN Pros 1- NordVPN Pricing: Excellent Long-term Choice NordVPN has various price points you can choose from depending on how long you want your subscription to last. As a rule of thumb, the longe…

ExpressVPN Review

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Feb 19, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
ExpressVPN Pros 1- ExpressVPN offers True Anonymity One of the first things I’d like to point out about this company is that it is based in the British Virgin Islands (BVI). Although technically a dep…

Sitejet: 6 Easy Steps to Building a Business Website

  • Online Business
  • Updated Feb 28, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
Website builders are awesome. That’s quite an introductory line but it is in fact true. For those of you who are from pre-historic times such as me, site builders are to websites what automatic gear i…

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…

8 Tips to Speed Up Your Website

  • Inbound Marketing
  • Updated Nov 02, 2018
  • By Timothy Shim
Even if there’s nothing else that I’m certain about, one thing is for sure – you’ve encountered at least one painfully slow website in your life before. If that sounds familiar to you, let me pass on …

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…

Domain Flipping: Buy and Sell for Profit

  • Online Business
  • Updated Sep 27, 2018
  • By Timothy Shim
After just about two years with increased focus in the online sphere of content and technology, I realised that in many ways, digital businesses can be very reflective of more traditional operations. …

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…

The A-to-Z Guide to Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) for Online Businesses

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Oct 10, 2018
  • By Timothy Shim
To build a relationship requires trust and this is much more intense for one in which the two sides most likely have and will never meet. Trust on the Internet is one of paramount importance, especial…

How to Build a Successful Real Estate Website

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jan 04, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
The world is moving towards an entirely digital age and if you think your industry won’t be affected, think again. If you’re a real estate agent and have worked based on referrals, cold calls and othe…

How Does Wikipedia Work?

  • Online Business
  • Updated Aug 23, 2018
  • By Timothy Shim
Founded a mere three years after Google was incorporated, Wikipedia is today the largest multilingual, web-based, free encyclopedia. In fact, it is so high in resources that it is surprising the site …

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 …

Visme Review: All-Round Presentation / Chart / Infographic Maker

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Jul 23, 2018
  • By Timothy Shim
When I started playing with Visme (https://www.visme.co/), I was suddenly reminded of earlier this year when I did my Canva review. Although there were startling similarities, I noticed that Visme fel…