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15 Best Free Web Hosting Sites (Reviews & Comparison)

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Feb 08, 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…

Domain Name for Dummies: How to Buy A Domain Name

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  • Updated Feb 07, 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…

How much Bandwidth Does your Site Really Need?

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  • Updated Feb 07, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
When researching web host providers to house your domain, one factor to evaluate is the cost for your required amount of bandwidth, Yes, many providers offer “unlimited” plans, but upon taking a close…

The Difference Between A Domain Name And Web Hosting

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  • Updated Feb 07, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
It is very common for newbies to get confused between a domain name with a web hosting. However, it is very important to be crystal clear on the differences between the two before you move on to your …

What Wikipedia Can’t Tell You about Web Hosting

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  • Updated Jan 30, 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…

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

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  • Updated Jan 30, 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…

Not Your Ordinary Top 10 Hosting Providers List

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  • Updated Jan 30, 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 five are, and we stand by that list. However, nearl…

Seven of the Silliest Web Hosting Features

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  • Updated Jan 30, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
It’s one of the primary rules to a solid marketing and advertising strategy: clearly define upfront your unique selling proposition – let consumers know exactly what it is that sets you apart from you…

Why Free Hosting is Not the Best Option

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  • Updated Jan 30, 2018
  • By Gina Badalaty
Starting up a website is easy, effortless and can be done free of charge with trusted sites like WordPress.com and Blogger. While this may sound like a great option for people who are blogging as a ho…

Compare Web Hosting Control Panel: cPanel vs Plesk

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  • Updated Nov 08, 2017
  • By Jerry Low
In the world of web-hosting there are two control panels that are commonly used; cPanel and Plesk. Both solutions are generally offered by all web-hosting companies on a VPS or dedicated server plan a…