Interviews

Indy: Agile Workflow Optimization for the Modern Freelancer

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  • Updated 2022-05-17
  • By Timothy Shim
Indy is the brainchild of Sebastian Gyr and Jonathan Ramos, of which the former currently heads the company as Chief Exe…

Taking Creativity Beyond The Canvas With Canva

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  • Updated 2022-04-26
  • By Azreen Azmi
Note: This interview is published on 2018. Some of the screenshots used in this article may be outdated. Please also rea…

Socialert – Hashtag Tracking to Take Your Social Media Marketing to the Next Level

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  • Updated 2022-03-24
  • By Lori Soard
Social media marketing is almost a given for website owners these days. It is important to brand yourself effectively, e…

Serverspace: Taking the Cloud to New Heights

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  • Updated 2022-01-10
  • By Timothy Shim
At first glance, Serverspace might seem like the average Cloud infrastructure service provider. Yet beneath the waters l…

How Hostinger Bootstrapped Their Company to 29 Million Users in the Last Decade

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  • Updated 2021-11-17
  • By Lori Soard
When an entrepreneur has the idea to start a company from nothing, they usually dream that it will one day grow into som…

How Exabytes Became A Web Hosting Powerhouse in South East Asia

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  • Updated 2021-10-14
  • By Azreen Azmi
It was back in 2001 when Chan Kee Siak, CEO and founder of Exabytes (www.exabytes.com) had the vision to become the best…

AccuWebHosting’s Success Through Client Responsiveness

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  • Updated 2021-09-01
  • By Lori Soard
In an industry where the top ten hosting companies control about 21% of the market, competition is fierce to gain client…

How to Sell Your Blog: 4 Lessons From Blake Hutchison, CEO of Flippa

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  • Updated 2021-08-25
  • By Timothy Shim
The thought of selling your blog or website may have come across your mind at some point in time. Perhaps this might be …

How Cloudways Simplified the Process of Hosting for Clients and Revolutionized Their Business

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  • Updated 2021-03-02
  • By Lori Soard
Since Cloudways was founded in 2011, it has grown to 50+ employees to tens of thousands of servers for thousands of cust…

A Look At Cloudways: The PaaS For Small Businesses

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  • Updated 2021-03-02
  • By Azreen Azmi
Note: This site you are reading is now hosted on Digital Ocean via Cloudways. Please read Jerry's Cloudways review to le…

Web Host Interview: RoseHosting Founder, Bobi Ruzinov

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  • Updated 2020-11-02
  • By Jerry Low
There are plenty of hosting providers out there to choose from, but it’s not easy to find one with a longer history than…

Web Host Interview: Founder of Arvixe Hosting, Arvand Sabetian

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  • Updated 2020-11-02
  • By Jerry Low
Arvand Sabetian, founder and CEO of Arvixe Hosting, landed Inc. 30 under 30 for two consecutive years in 2002 and 2…

Web Host Interview with HostMetro Manager, Kyle Dolan

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  • Updated 2020-11-02
  • By Jerry Low
The world of hosting is continually evolving with players changing positions and new ones entering the market – such is …

How Aparg Gained 400+ Customers in Five Short Years

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  • Updated 2020-11-02
  • By Lori Soard
Growing a  business from the ground up is not an easy feat for anyone. In fact, it is a major challenge to figure o…

How Carol Tice Makes A Living From Her Freelance Writing Blog

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  • Updated 2020-06-20
  • By Agota Bialobzeskyte
Carol Tice started her blog, Make a Living Writing, in 2008. It took her a few years to get her blog off the ground, but…

Why Their Users Was Key to MotoCMS Success

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  • Updated 2020-06-16
  • By Azreen Azmi
MotoCMS, well-known as the quick website builder, has been around in the website builder game for quite some time. Their…

How SiteW Established Itself As A Website Builder For Creatives

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  • Updated 2020-06-16
  • By Azreen Azmi
The Internet has always been a powerful platform for creatives to showcase their work and with the advent of website bui…

How KnownHost is Spreading Enterprise-quality Services to the Average Consumer

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  • Updated 2020-02-27
  • By Timothy Shim
KnownHost was founded in 2006 and at the time was extremely focused on the Virtual Private Server (VPS) and server co-lo…

Web Host Interview: WebHostFace CEO, Valentin Sharlanov

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  • Updated 2020-02-27
  • By Jerry Low
Today we have Valentin Sharlanov, CEO of WebHostFace, as our interview guest. WebHostFace is relatively new but have bee…

Web Host Interview: HostPapa CEO, Jamie Opalchuk

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  • Updated 2020-01-21
  • By Jerry Low
Note from Jerry Low – Our web host interview section has gone silent for a long time and I am glad to bring you a …

HRANK Aims for a New Era in Shared Hosting Monitoring

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  • Updated 2019-10-24
  • By Timothy Shim
HRANK is a site that offers information on web hosting companies. It has a fairly large number of reviews along with a t…

How Microweber Went from a 3-Employee Startup to 12,000 Registered Users

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  • Updated 2019-07-06
  • By Lori Soard
A mere three years ago Boris Sokolov and Peter Ivanov launched Microweber (www.microweber.com). They started with three …

Web Host Interview: Q&A with CloudAccess.net CEO Jonathan Gafill

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  • Updated 2019-05-09
  • By Jerry Low
Most Joomla! users are no stranger to the name CloudAcccess.net. Headquartered in Traverse City, Michigan, CloudAccess.n…

Jetorbit: Making Their Mark in Indonesia Web Hosting

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  • Updated 2019-03-15
  • By Timothy Shim
Although roughly five times smaller than the United States, it is easy to get distracted from Indonesia since it is made…

Blogger Interview: 5 Hosting Questions with Jeff Starr

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  • Updated 2019-01-10
  • By Jerry Low
Note: This is an old interview published in August 2013. Jeff Starr (blog at Perishable Press, Twitter @Perishable) is t…

A Look at Pixpa: The Place Where Creatives Come to Play

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  • Updated 2018-12-03
  • By Azreen Azmi
The advent of website builders meant that creatives such as bloggers, photographers, and designers now have a bigger can…

Web Host Interview: Q&A with SiteGround CEO Tenko Nikolov

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  • Updated 2018-11-14
  • By Jerry Low
I have always wanted to test more hosting companies and review them on Web Hosting Secret Revealed (WHSR). Even though I…

Understanding The Building Blocks of Exabytes’ Success in Singapore

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  • Updated 2018-11-02
  • By Azreen Azmi
Exabytes has established itself as a key player in the hosting industry within Malaysia and Singapore, however, their su…

How Firedrop Used the Growing Popularity of A.I. to Gain 4,000 Users Before Launch

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  • Updated 2018-07-10
  • By Lori Soard
Before Firedrop (www.firedrop.ai) even opened its virtual doors, it had more than 4,000 active users in place. The conce…

How Sender.net Became an Overnight Success in the Email Marketing Industry

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  • Updated 2017-11-08
  • By Lori Soard
In a marketplace that is highly competitive in nature, Sender.net (sender.net)  was able to become an almost overnight s…

How Chuck Gumbert Uses Fighter Pilot Techniques to Succeed in Business and in Life

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  • Updated 2017-09-20
  • By Lori Soard
Winning in business requires a very specific set of skills that entrepreneurs can learn and develop over time. However, …

Kickassd: More than Just Blazing Fast Web Host Performance

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  • Updated 2017-09-05
  • By Lori Soard
You've probably heard web hosting companies brag about fast speeds and great performance before. Have you ever wondered …