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Domain Name for Dummies: How to Buy A Domain Name

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  • Updated Jan 22, 2019
  • 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…

The Difference Between A Domain Name And Web Hosting

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  • Updated Jan 22, 2019
  • 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…

Free Web Hosting Sites (2019): How to Host Website at $0 Cost

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  • Updated Jan 22, 2019
  • 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…

How to Resolve an Issue with Your Web Host

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  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Lori Soard
Today’s website owners have many different options for web hosting. In cases where a company isn’t providing the level of service that you need, it is fairly simple to find a new hosting company. Howe…

10 Ways to Protect Your Business from a Bad Web Host

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  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • 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…

How to Move Your Website to Another Web Host (and Knowing When to Switch)

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  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • 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, affordable costs, and…

Should You Get Your Domain from Namecheap or GoDaddy?

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  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
Most of us don’t think in terms of who our domain registrar is, since we just package it in with whichever web host we’re planning to go with. However, did you know that most web hosts are just resell…

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

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  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • 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…

CloudFlare Offers Domain Registration With Zero Markup

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  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Azreen Azmi
Cloudflare is looking to make a move into the domain registrar market as they announced their newly launched service for domain registration with Cloudflare Registrar. The web performance and security…

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

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  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
Internet carbon footprint Quick link What is green web hosting Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) Carbon Offset Certificate (VER) Internet’s annual CO2 output Which web hosts have gone green (an…

Best Hosting for Small Business Compared (2019)

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  • Updated Jan 17, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
One key lesson I learned from reviewing dozens of hosting services is that a good web host might not always be the right web host. Why? Because different kinds of websites will have different needs. S…

Choosing a Secure Web Hosting Service Provider

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  • Updated Jan 14, 2019
  • By Timothy Shim
If you’ve been following my articles you may have come across some security-related topics such as Secured Socket Layer (SSL) and on WordPress Security. The Internet is has become a vastly more danger…

How Much Hosting Bandwidth Do I Need For My Website?

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  • Updated Jan 10, 2019
  • 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…

8 Best Web Hosting Companies for Malaysia/Singapore Websites

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  • Updated Jan 04, 2019
  • By Abrar Mohi Shafee
    Best Web Host for Malaysian / Singaporean Websites Here are the 8 hosting companies who made out to our list in the following order. We considered not only the latency but also the custo…

PayPal Hosting: 10 Best Web Hosts that Accept PayPal Payment

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  • Updated Jan 04, 2019
  • 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…

16 Ways to Optimize Your Used Hosting Diskspace

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  • Updated Jan 04, 2019
  • By Luana Spinetti
You bought a web hosting package that you thought would suffice to the needs of your website. Perhaps you knew that unlimited web hosting is more of a chimera and you went for a few GB plan with some …