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The Best Free Web Hosting Sites (2020)

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 21, 2020
  • 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…

Plesk vs cPanel: Compare World’s Most Popular Web Hosting Control Panel

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  • Updated Jan 21, 2020
  • By Jerry Low
Control panels are such an integral part of our website hosting experience and yet not many of us give them much thought. For example, did you know that the two most popular Web Hosting Control Panels…

The Curious Case of Absolutely Free Domain Name

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  • Updated Jan 21, 2020
  • By Timothy Shim
With more than 348 million domain names registered as of end 2018, domain names are hot selling commodities. In fact, there has been such great demand that the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names …

10 Ways to Protect Your Business from a Bad Web Host

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  • Updated Jan 21, 2020
  • 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 Ultimate Guide in Tracking Website Uptime

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Jan 21, 2020
  • By Jerry Low
As you search for a web host, you’ll undoubtedly come across the term “uptime” and all sorts of guarantees surrounding it. But what does it actually mean – and why does it matter? What is Hosting Upti…

Domain Name for Dummies: How to Buy A Domain Name

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  • Updated Jan 21, 2020
  • 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 to Move Your Website to Another Web Host (and Knowing When to Switch)

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  • Updated Jan 21, 2020
  • 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…

Beginner Guide: What is Web Hosting? What is a Domain? Difference Between a Domain Name and Web Hosting

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  • Updated Jan 21, 2020
  • By Jerry Low
To own a website, you need three things: domain name, web hosting, and a developed website. But what's a domain name? What's a web hosting? Aren't them the same? It's important that you are crystal cl…

Best Web Hosting Companies for Malaysia/Singapore Websites

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  • Updated Jan 20, 2020
  • By Abrar Mohi Shafee
Compare Speed Test Results & Prices First – let's have a quick overview on the web hosting companies that we tested out in this region. We considered not only the latency but also the customer s…

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

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  • Updated Jan 02, 2020
  • By Jerry Low
Creating a website is super easy in 2020. 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 had zero…

Best Web Hosting for Small Business (2020)

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  • Updated Jan 02, 2020
  • 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…

16 Ways to Optimize Your Used Hosting Diskspace

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  • Updated Dec 19, 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 …

Who Is The Most Popular Website Hosting Service?

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  • Updated Dec 05, 2019
  • By Azreen Azmi
We know that there are hundreds of hosting services available to us. Out of all them, some are more popular than others and have amassed quite a following. But which one of them is the most popular? W…

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

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  • Updated Nov 05, 2019
  • 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…

Choosing a Secure Web Hosting Service Provider

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  • Updated Nov 05, 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…

Best Web Hosting for Indian Websites

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  • Updated Sep 25, 2019
  • By Abrar Mohi Shafee
Is your website at India fully optimized for its local audience? How fast does it load for your users located in India? In this article, we will look into latency and reveal the best Indian hosting co…