Interviews

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

  • Interviews
  • Updated Jun 30, 2020
  • 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…

How Exabytes Became A Web Hosting Powerhouse in South East Asia

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  • Updated Jun 29, 2020
  • 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…

ScalaHosting: Taking Reliability to a New Level

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  • Updated Jun 21, 2020
  • By Lori Soard
If there is one thing you want in a hosting company, it is reliability. ScalaHosting has made a true commitment to ensuring their servers stay up and running. They run stress tests on every server 72 …

How Carol Tice Makes A Living From Her Freelance Writing Blog

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  • Updated Jun 20, 2020
  • 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 by 2011, she was already pulling in a six-figure income… With a ~2,000 subscrib…

Taking Creativity Beyond The Canvas With Canva

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  • Updated Jun 16, 2020
  • 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 Jun 16, 2020
  • 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…

How SiteW Established Itself As A Website Builder For Creatives

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  • Updated Jun 16, 2020
  • 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…

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

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  • Updated Feb 27, 2020
  • By Timothy Shim
KnownHost was founded in 2006 and at the time was extremely focused on the Virtual Private Server (VPS) and server co-location business. It was only roughly two years ago that KnownHost CEO Justin Sau…

Web Host Interview: WebHostFace CEO, Valentin Sharlanov

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  • Updated Feb 27, 2020
  • 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, …

Web Host Interview: HostPapa CEO, Jamie Opalchuk

  • Interviews
  • Updated Jan 21, 2020
  • 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 new interview post today (finally!).  In this post, we have HostPapa CEO, Jamie …

HRANK Aims for a New Era in Shared Hosting Monitoring

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  • Updated Oct 24, 2019
  • 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 transparent methodology and something that most review sites don’t offer – compre…

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

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  • Updated Jul 06, 2019
  • 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 …

A Look At Cloudways: The PaaS For Small Businesses

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  • Updated Jun 10, 2019
  • By Azreen Azmi
Note: This site you are reading is now hosted on Digital Ocean via Cloudways. Please read Jerry's Cloudways review to learn more about the company.  Cloudways may not be the household name that people…

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

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  • Updated May 09, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
Most Joomla! users are no stranger to the name CloudAcccess.net. Headquartered in Traverse City, Michigan, CloudAccess.net is the official hosting partner for Joomla! since 2010. Every month, more tha…

Jetorbit: Making Their Mark in Indonesia Web Hosting

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  • Updated Mar 15, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
Although roughly five times smaller than the United States, it is easy to get distracted from Indonesia since it is made up of thousands of smaller islands in addition to its main land mass. That is p…

Blogger Interview: 5 Hosting Questions with Jeff Starr

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  • Updated Jan 10, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
Note: This is an old interview published in August 2013. Jeff Starr (blog at Perishable Press, Twitter @Perishable) is the go-to guy when you have a problem with your WordPress blog. An editor, a book…