WHSR Articles

6 Alternatives to PayPal for Small Businesses & Online Stores

  • Online Business
  • Updated Aug 03, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
PayPal is a digital payments processing service that is available worldwide. For retailers, it helps them accept payments from customers for online sales. For others, it’s a convenient way to pay for …

Should You Get Your Domain from Namecheap or GoDaddy?

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jul 31, 2021
  • 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 Best Free Web Hosting Sites (2021)

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jul 30, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
* Updates: Price list and comparison table updated.  We all love freebies and it should come as no surprise that even in web hosting there are tons of freebies if you know where to look. Not…

Best VPN for Hong Kong (Based on Connectivity Tests & Pricing)

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Jul 29, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
Hong Kong remains a famous tourist destination and is also a favored global financial center. However, visitors may have to rely on Virtual Private Network (VPN) services to get access to the websites…

The Best VPN Services: 10 Top VPNs Compared

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Jul 29, 2021
  • 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…

Best VPN for Multiple Devices

  • Security
  • Updated Jul 29, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
Given how many devices each household is likely to have today, services have begun supporting multiple licenses per subscription. However, many are still leery about covering too many devices in case …

SEMrush Review: What It Takes to Outrun Your Competition

  • Web Tools
  • Updated Jul 26, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
SEMrush Review Summary For those of you who think that the Internet is just a random collection of websites, eStores and blogs dumped there for your reading pleasure, think again. The Internet, like t…

10 High Paying Web Hosting Affiliate Programs

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jul 26, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
Almost everyone who wants some form of online presence is likely to need some form of web hosting. It’s one of the inescapable truths of the Internet. Thankfully, this truth also makes the web hosting…

How to Start and Run a Forum Website

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Jul 26, 2021
  • By Lori Soard
Create a sense of community on your website by adding a forum. Go through 6 simple steps that detail everything from choosing a platform for your forum to setting up administrative rules. People tend …

SEO for Dummies: How to Optimize Your Site for Better Search Rankings

  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Updated Jul 26, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
How Search Engines Work? A search engine is just another type of computer software (more or less) that works to index web pages into a database based on a quick scan of each page’s content. Think of i…

How to Build a Successful (IDX) Real Estate Website

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jul 26, 2021
  • 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…

Best Press Release Examples

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jul 26, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
The Public Relations (PR) world is massive and many companies have long used PR firms to help them manage publicity aspects of their businesses. Yet what about smaller businesses who may not have the …

8 Photoshop Alternatives for the Adventurous

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jul 22, 2021
  • By Jason Chow
Humans are visual by nature, so, understandably, much emphasis falls on having captivating designs. This penchant for eye candy explains why designers and small business owners constantly explore new …

Compare Top 6 WordPress Contact Form Plugins

  • WordPress
  • Updated Jul 21, 2021
  • By Christopher Jan Benitez
A website is, at its core, a medium of communication between brands and its audience. To make this communication more efficient, websites must have the functionality to give the audience a voice. If y…

Best Web Hosting for Small Business (2021)

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jul 21, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
A great web hosting for your business website… …should have stable uptime / speed performance, reasonable pricing, and features (built-in POS, email host, etc) that ease up or help your bu…

The Big List of Online Business Ideas To Get You Started

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jul 21, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
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-and-mortar st…