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10 Outstanding Alternatives to Cloudways

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 11, 2020
  • By Jason Chow
Cloudways is a Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) provider. It acts as a conduit between users and various Cloud providers like Digital Ocean, Linode, and Vultr. Offering fully managed accounts, it is a dec…

Sites Like Fiverr (For Freelancers and Hirers)

  • Online Business
  • Updated Nov 05, 2020
  • By Timothy Shim
Fiverr is a site that allows freelancers to market their services. Over the past few years there has been a tremendous growth in the freelancing industry. New business models and opportunities have gi…

10 Killer Tips to Effective Copywriting

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Nov 05, 2020
  • By Timothy Shim
Good copy converts. This is the basic mantra all copywriters need to maintain through their lives. As I sit here now I can hear the moans of “duhhhh” coming from a thousand aspiring copywriters around…

Best Registrars to Search and Buy a Domain Name

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 05, 2020
  • By Jerry Low
The complexity involved in choosing a domain name is twofold. First, you must think of a suitable name. Most people start websites with a specific purpose or theme. If you are hoping for a domain name…

How to Make Money in the Affiliate Marketing Business

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 05, 2020
  • By Jerry Low
Affiliate marketing can be an incredible business to get into. It’s a major part of the digital marketing ecosystem. In the United States alone, the affiliate market is expected to reach a value of $8…

50 Free Professional Designed Logos

  • Website Design
  • Updated Nov 05, 2020
  • By Jerry Low
We are tired of crappy logos on the Internet so we are making some cool ones and giving them out for free. You are free to use these logo designs for your businesses, websites, blogs, or anywhere you …

How to Start a Mommy Blog using WordPress (and Grow to a Thriving Business)

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 05, 2020
  • By Gina Badalaty
If you want to start a mom blog, you’ve come to the right place! I’m Gina Badalaty of Embracing Imperfect and I’ve been a mom blogger since 2002. While my blog has gone through many phases, I’m now a …

How Vulnerable is Your Web Hosting Provider?

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 05, 2020
  • By Jerry Low
Hacking attempts on websites are far more common than you might think. While many of us don’t see them, silent attacks are always underway everywhere on the net. A good portion of attacks are targeted…

Survey: Do Bloggers Hire Freelancers?

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 04, 2020
  • By Jason Chow
Most people now know someone that either makes their living as a freelancer or uses different platforms to earn some extra cash. The Gig Economy has soared over the past several years, and there are n…

Moving From Joomla To WordPress

  • WordPress
  • Updated Nov 04, 2020
  • By Vishnu
Joomla is a fairly sophisticated content management system. No doubt it is a good system, but many website owners who are not so tech savvy may want to move to something that is easier. What better op…

What To Do When Someone Steals Your Unique Site Content

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Nov 02, 2020
  • By Lori Soard
You've spent countless hours researching the perfect article idea. You made sure you had a unique slant, that the keywords were just right and that the article was high quality and would rank well in …

6 Tips to Secure Your Domain Name from Domain Thieves

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 02, 2020
  • By Luana Spinetti
Domain thieves? Yes, a sly subcategory of those domain buyers and resellers we call domainers. To buy a dropped or expiring domain name (also known as: drop catching) is not an illegal activity in its…

Domain Buying Guide: How to Purchase a Domain Name from Registrar or Existing Owners

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 02, 2020
  • By Azreen Azmi
* Updates: Facts checked and new industry stats added. It was back in 1985 when the first domain name was registered and since then, the Internet has seen an exponential growth of active domain names.…

Web Host Interview: RoseHosting Founder, Bobi Ruzinov

  • Interviews
  • Updated Nov 02, 2020
  • 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 that of Rose Hosting. Founded in 2001, this hosting provider is located in St. …

No Overselling Web Host: What Are Your Options

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 02, 2020
  • By Jerry Low
Web Hosting is the lifeblood of the websites we run. It influences so many things, from the types of features we intend to use to how well our sites perform. Yet so many times we sign up for plans onl…

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

  • Site Updates & News
  • Updated Nov 02, 2020
  • 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 &#…