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How to Migrate Your Website to A New Web Host

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  • Updated 2022-04-25
  • By Jerry Low
Intro: Moving Your Website to a Another Host In an ideal world, we would never have to worry about switching web ho…

Web Hosting Customer Support Explained

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  • Updated 2022-04-25
  • By Jerry Low
Customer Support at web hosting companies can be a “make or break” deal. At some point, you'll need their as…

Website Performance Explained

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  • Updated 2022-04-25
  • By Jerry Low
Website performance is the speed and availability of your website. Speed refers to how fast your site can be loaded when…

Nginx vs Apache: Head to Head Comparison & How to Choose

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  • Updated 2022-04-19
  • By Timothy Shim
Both Nginx and Apache are mature products with rich feature sets and high performance. They share common open-source ori…

6 Self-Hosted Server Monitoring Tools

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  • Updated 2022-04-19
  • By Timothy Shim
Self-hosted server monitoring tools are often seen in the web hosting space. Yet we usually associate them with company …

The Basics of .htaccess: How to Use & Examples

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  • Updated 2022-04-19
  • By Jerry Low
What is an .htaccess file? The .htaccess file is an Apache HTTP Server (normally just called Apache) configuration file.…

How to Host a Website: The Complete Beginner’s Guide

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  • Updated 2022-04-19
  • By Jerry Low
Hosting a website simply means making sure that your website can be accessible on the World Wide Web (WWW). This is usua…

10 Best Domain Name Generators for Your Website

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  • Updated 2022-04-18
  • By Azreen Azmi
Whether you’re thinking of starting a blog or set up an online store for your business, you’re going to need a website. …

Web Hosting vs Domain Name: Different?

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  • Updated 2022-04-14
  • 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? Wh…

Hostgator vs. SiteGround – Is Pricier Option Better?

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  • Updated 2022-04-14
  • By Jerry Low
There are times that when it comes to looking at two hosts, there is very little wiggle room to prove that one is superi…

BlueHost vs Hostgator – Which EIG Hosting is the Best?

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  • Updated 2022-04-14
  • By Jerry Low
Both Hostgator and BlueHost are well known in the industry and that’s perhaps what prompted a buy-in from Endurance Inte…

8 Best Alternatives to cPanel (Free and Paid)

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  • Updated 2022-04-14
  • By Jerry Low
cPanel has been one of the more popular web hosting control panels for a long time. It’s robust, powerful, and handy. Un…

What is a Dedicated Server (and When Do You Need One?)

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  • Updated 2022-04-14
  • By Nicholas Godwin
People often begin with shared hosting when starting their business. But as the businesses grow, they start exploring sc…

Inodes Explained

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  • Updated 2022-04-11
  • By Jerry Low
While inode is not the most critical factor to look into when choosing a web host, it's one of the “good to know&#…

Best Web Hosting for Small Business (2022)

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  • Updated 2022-04-11
  • By Jerry Low
Quick bite: A great web hosting for your business website should have stable uptime / speed performance, reasonable pric…

What Wikipedia Can’t Tell You about Web Hosting

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  • Updated 2022-03-24
  • By Jerry Low
I’m sure your blog is terrific. You’re doing everything right: You’ve got great headlines, you’ve sourced some great vis…

Target vs. Wal-Mart: Whose Server Is Faster? (& Why It Matters)

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  • Updated 2022-03-24
  • By Daren Low
When choosing your next web host, speed should be at the top of your considerations. A faster web host means a better ex…

How Vulnerable is Your Web Hosting Provider?

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  • Updated 2022-03-24
  • 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 a…

Is True Cloud Hosting Cheaper? A Deep Dive into Cloud Pricing

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  • Updated 2022-03-23
  • By Jerry Low
Cloud Computing has only really been more highly commercialized over the past ten years or so. Technically however, the …

BlueHost vs DreamHost – Who Should You Trust?

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  • Updated 2022-03-23
  • By Jerry Low
BlueHost has often landed on my bias list since I am not overly fond of EIG-owned companies but there is no debating the…

A2 Hosting vs Hostinger – Who is the Better Host?

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  • Updated 2022-03-23
  • By Jerry Low
In a battle of the giants it is often difficult to discern who the winner will be and that is sort of the case we have b…

PayPal Hosting: 10 Web Hosts that Accept PayPal Payment

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  • Updated 2022-03-23
  • By Jerry Low
Just because you want to pay your web hosting with PayPal means you need to pay extra processing fees or tolerate with s…

Best Unlimited Web Hosting Plans (Should You Use It?)

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  • Updated 2022-03-23
  • By Jerry Low
What is Unlimited Web Hosting? “Unlimited Hosting” refers to web hosting offers that come with unlimited dis…

10 Outstanding Alternatives to Cloudways

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  • Updated 2022-03-23
  • By Jason Chow
Cloudways is a Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) provider (our review). It acts as a conduit between users and various Cloud …

How to Choose the Right Web Host

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  • Updated 2022-03-23
  • By Jerry Low
There is no rocket science in finding a hosting service that matches your needs. In this article, I will guide you along…

Survey: Is Managed WordPress Hosting Worth the Extra Costs?

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  • Updated 2022-03-18
  • By Jason Chow
However, not all managed WordPress hosting services are created equal and for some users, it might not even be worth it …

BlueHost vs. Hostinger – Both Affordable but Who’s Better?

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  • Updated 2022-03-17
  • By Jerry Low
Are you starting a new website but can't decide on the specific web hosting company to use? There are a variety of optio…

Get Frisky With the Best Adult Web Hosting

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  • Updated 2022-03-15
  • By Jerry Low
You’ll also want better security on the hosting platform to avoid hackers trying to sneak in past paywalls and the like.…

Best Amazon AWS Alternatives

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  • Updated 2022-03-15
  • By Timothy Shim
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is one of the top-notch, most comprehensive, and broadly adopted Cloud platforms. They offer c…

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

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  • Updated 2022-02-28
  • 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 i…

Best Web Hosting for the United Kingdom (UK) – Compare, Review, Choose

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  • Updated 2022-02-28
  • By Timothy Shim
Businesses in the United Kingdom (UK) are fortunate in the digital space – at least as far as web hosting goes. Th…

Best Web Hosting for Japan Websites – Review & Compare

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  • Updated 2022-02-28
  • By Timothy Shim
With a massive array of a powerful web hosting companies in the WHSR database, we’ve compiled a list of the best web hos…