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Best Web Hosting for Small Business (2021)

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  • Updated Jun 01, 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 Best Free Web Hosting Sites (2021)

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  • Updated Jun 01, 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…

Web Hosting Free Trial: Try These 5 Web Hosts for Free (No Credit Card Needed)

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  • Updated Jun 01, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
Web hosting free trials give users a chance to experience the host first-hand before committing. It’s an essential aspect of the purchasing process that some web hosts somehow neglect.  This omis…

11 Cheaper Alternatives to SiteGround Hosting

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  • Updated May 31, 2021
  • By Jason Chow
SiteGround has a formidable reputation in web hosting but recent price hikes have prompted some to look towards cheaper alternatives. With plans now starting at close to double in price, users might c…

Best 8 Alternatives to Bluehost

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  • Updated May 31, 2021
  • By Jason Chow
Bluehost started offering web hosting services in 2003. The company has been popular but not everyone will find them an ideal fit. It is important to realize that there are many alternatives to Blueho…

How to Track Website Uptime? 10 Website Monitoring Tools to Consider (Free & Paid)

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  • Updated May 27, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
As you search for a web host, you’ll undoubtedly come across the term “uptime” and all sorts of guarantees surrounding it. But what does it actually mean – and why does it matter? What is Website Upti…

How Green Web Hosting Works (and Which Eco-Friendly Providers to Consider)

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  • Updated May 14, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
The Internet is far beyond its fledgling days and is growing exponentially at rates never seen before. User-generated content has evolved from what was plain text into multiple formats of multimedia i…

Best VPS Hosting Providers to Consider (2021)

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  • Updated May 05, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
TL;DR At the top of our list sitting comfortable as the #1 VPS hosting provider is ScalaHosting. Its single processor along with 4GB memory and 30GB of storage rests nicely on its in-house built contr…

Best Django Hosting: Where to Run Your Next Django Project?

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  • Updated May 04, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
About Django Django is a bit of an enigma because niche as it is, love for this framework seems to be torn between two interesting rivals – the United States and Russia. Still, there is a lot to…

How Vulnerable is Your Web Hosting Provider?

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  • Updated Apr 29, 2021
  • 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…

10 Ways to Protect Your Business from a Bad Web Host

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  • Updated Apr 29, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
A reliable web host keeps your site up and running (accessible to clients) consistently with minimal downtime; a bad web host, on the other hand, can be detrimental to your success by capsizing traffi…

Best Cloud Hosting Providers

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  • Updated Apr 29, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
The best “Cloud” hosting providers today offer users more than just a collection of resources. They often differentiate themselves in an already saturated market. With web services becomin…

Web Hosting vs Domain Name: Different?

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  • Updated Apr 29, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
To own a website, you need three things: domain name, web hosting, and a developed website. But what's a domain name? What's a web hosting? Aren't them the same? It's important that you are crystal cl…

Essential Steps to Create Your Own Website: 3 Easy Methods, Step-by-step Guide

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  • Updated Apr 29, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
Creating a website is super easy in 2021. You don't have to be a tech geek nor a programmer. Follow the right method. Select the right platforms. Use the right tools. You will be 100% fine. I had zero…

How Much Hosting Bandwidth Do I Need For My Website?

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  • Updated Apr 15, 2021
  • By Jerry Low
When researching and choosing a web host to house your domain, one factor to evaluate and compare is the cost for your required amount of bandwidth, Yes, many providers offer “unlimited” hosting plans…

The Curious Case of Absolutely Free Domain Name

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  • Updated Apr 15, 2021
  • By Timothy Shim
With more than 370 million domain names registered as of end 2020 Q3, domain names are hot selling commodities. In fact, there has been such great demand that the Internet Corporation for Assigned Nam…