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Domain Name for Dummies: How to Buy A Domain Name

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  • Updated Jul 17, 2018
  • By Azreen Azmi
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. Verisign’s report notes that the domain industry in 20…

5 Best Web Hosting for Small Businesses

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  • Updated Jul 11, 2018
  • By Azreen Azmi
One of the lessons I’ve learned after reviewing dozens of web hosts is that a good web host might not always be the right web host. Why? Because different kinds of websites will have different n…

Three Easy Ways to Create a Website: Step-by-step Beginner Guide

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  • Updated Jul 10, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
Creating a website is super easy in 2018. 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 ha…

How to Switch From One Web Host to Another (Step-by-step Guide)

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  • Updated Jul 09, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
In an ideal world, we would never have to worry about switching web hosts – our site would remain happily housed at the current hosting provider’s facility with great load times, low costs, and 100% u…

The A-to-Z Guide to Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) for Online Businesses

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  • Updated Jul 04, 2018
  • By Timothy Shim
To build a relationship requires trust and this is much more intense for one in which the two sides most likely have and will never meet. Trust on the Internet is one of paramount importance, especial…

10 Ways to Protect Your Business from a Bad Web Host

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  • Updated Jun 27, 2018
  • 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…

The Difference Between A Domain Name And Web Hosting

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  • Updated Jun 27, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
To make a website you must own a domain name and web hosting. But what’s a domain name? What’s a web hosting? Aren’t them the same? It’s important that you are crystal clear on…

8 Best Web Hosting Services for United Kingdom (UK) Websites

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  • Updated Jun 05, 2018
  • By Abrar Mohi Shafee
Want the best performance for your UK-based website? A web host with strong uptime and good customer support is not enough. Latency is an important factor that people often overlook when choosing a we…

7 Best Web Hosts for Indian Websites

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  • Updated Jun 04, 2018
  • By Abrar Mohi Shafee
Is your website at India fully optimized for its local audience? It is a big no for you unless you have taken care of your server latency. Quick link In this article, we will look into: What is Latenc…

PayPal Hosting: 10 Best Web Hosts that Accept PayPal Payment

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  • Updated May 30, 2018
  • By Abrar Mohi Shafee
Payment method could be a deciding factor for a web host. I would not be surprised if someone turns his back on a web host for not finding his desired payment method. There are dozens of online paymen…

Not Your Ordinary Top 10 Hosting Providers List

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  • Updated May 28, 2018
  • By Lori Soard
Everyone seems to have an opinion on who should wear the crown of top 10 hosting providers. We’ve even thrown in our two cents on who the best are, and we stand by that list. However, nearly eve…

15 Best Free Web Hosting Sites (Reviews & Comparison)

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  • Updated May 28, 2018
  • By Timothy Shim
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 all things free are equal though, and this time I’m going to l…

What Wikipedia Can’t Tell You about Web Hosting

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  • Updated May 17, 2018
  • 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 visuals, you might even be actively involved in every area of content creation, dev…

[Infographic] How to Pick Up the Best Web Host

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated May 15, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
The following infographic is created based on my make a website guide and host shopping guide. Those guides are extremely long read but if you are looking for the best web host for the first time it s…

Don’t Buy Hosting Before Debunking These 5 Hosting Myths

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  • Updated May 15, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
People shopping for their first web host are undoubtedly assaulted with flashy offers and inexplicable features from a barrage of providers – sorting through all of the options and terms can be overwh…

How Green Web Hosting Works (and Which Hosting Companies Have Gone Green)

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  • Updated Mar 15, 2018
  • By Timothy Shim
Green Web Hosting Services Web Host Certificates Website Storage Emails Signup Learn More A2 Hosting Carbon Offset Cert. (VER) 1 Unlimited Unlimited $3.92/mo Review Acorn Host Renewable Energy Cert. (…