Interviews

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

  • Interviews
  • Updated Nov 14, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
I have always wanted to test more hosting companies and review them on Web Hosting Secret Revealed (WHSR). Even though I already have more than dozen reviewed*,  there is still a long list of other we…

Taking Creativity Beyond The Canvas With Canva

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  • Updated Nov 13, 2018
  • By Azreen Azmi
Designing is a skill that not everyone is adept at. Some might be born with an eye for design while others, not so much. Canva, on the other hand, believes that everyone can and should be able to desi…

Why Their Users Was Key to MotoCMS Success

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  • Updated Nov 13, 2018
  • By Azreen Azmi
MotoCMS, well-known as the quick website builder, has been around in the website builder game for quite some time. Their journey towards their current success was one paved with a clear goal for being…

Understanding The Building Blocks of Exabytes’ Success in Singapore

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  • Updated Nov 02, 2018
  • By Azreen Azmi
Exabytes has established itself as a key player in the hosting industry within Malaysia and Singapore, however, their success did not come easy. Especially with Singapore being a competitive market fo…

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

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  • Updated Nov 02, 2018
  • By Azreen Azmi
The advent of website builders meant that creatives such as bloggers, photographers, and designers now have a bigger canvas and platform to showcase their work, even if they have no technical expertis…

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

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  • Updated Oct 12, 2018
  • 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 something amazing, but no one knows for sure. It is estimated that 96% of businesse…

Interview With WP Engine Co-Founder, Jason Cohen

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  • Updated Oct 11, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
Updates & Introduction Back in 2009 I had some problem with WHSR loading speed and spent tremendously long hours in looking for the right fix. Eventually the issue was solved by switching to a new…

How SiteW Established Itself As A Website Builder For Creatives

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  • Updated Sep 11, 2018
  • By Azreen Azmi
The Internet has always been a powerful platform for creatives to showcase their work and with the advent of website builders, it’s becoming more and more easy for creatives to establish an online pre…

A Look At Cloudways: The PaaS For Small Businesses

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  • Updated Sep 05, 2018
  • By Azreen Azmi
Cloudways may not be the household name that people think of when it comes to a PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service) cloud hosting provider. But the brainchild of Pere Hospital, Aaqib Gadit, and Uzair Gadit i…

How Exabytes Became A Web Hosting Powerhouse in South East Asia

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  • Updated Jul 31, 2018
  • 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 website and eCommerce hosting solutions for the South East Asia region. Since t…

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

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  • Updated Jul 10, 2018
  • By Lori Soard
Before Firedrop (www.firedrop.ai) even opened its virtual doors, it had more than 4,000 active users in place. The concept for the company developed in 2015, they sought out investors, secured funding…

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

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  • Updated Jul 09, 2018
  • By Lori Soard
A mere three years ago Boris Sokolov and Peter Ivanov launched Microweber (www.microweber.com). They started with three employees, but today have grown the concept to over 12,000 registered users and …

AccuWebHosting’s Success Through Client Responsiveness

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  • Updated Mar 05, 2018
  • By Lori Soard
In an industry where the top ten hosting companies control about 21% of the market, competition is fierce to gain clients and keep an edge. There are hundreds of hosting companies, so if you want to p…

Web Host Interview: WebHostFace CEO, Valentin Sharlanov

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  • Updated Feb 13, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
Today we have Valentin Sharlanov, CEO of WebHostFace, as our interview guest. WebHostFace is relatively new but have been rocking the boat (in a good way) quite a bit recently. Without further delay, …

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

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  • Updated Nov 08, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
In a marketplace that is highly competitive in nature, Sender.net (sender.net)  was able to become an almost overnight success in the email marketing industry. Since its founding in 2012, Sender.net h…

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

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  • Updated Sep 22, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
Since Cloudways (www.cloudways.com) was founded in 2011, it has grown to 50+ employees to tens of thousands of servers for thousands of customers within the Platform. This was all accomplished in six …