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The Curious Case of Absolutely Free Domain Name

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated May 15, 2019
  • 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 …

Best Web Hosting for Small Business (2019)

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  • Updated May 13, 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…

6 Tips to Secure Your Domain Name from Domain Thieves

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated May 10, 2019
  • By Luana Spinetti
Domain thieves? Yes, a sly subcategory of those domain buyers and resellers we call domainers. To buy a dropped or expiring domain name (also known as: drop catching) is not an illegal activity in its…

Domain Name for Dummies: How to Buy A Domain Name

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  • Updated May 10, 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…

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

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  • Updated May 10, 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…

8 Best Web Hosting Companies for Malaysia/Singapore Websites

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  • Updated May 10, 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…

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

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  • Updated May 10, 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…

Should You Get Your Domain from Namecheap or GoDaddy?

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  • Updated May 10, 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…

Best Web Hosting for Indian Websites

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  • Updated May 10, 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…

Compare Web Hosting Control Panel: cPanel vs Plesk

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  • Updated May 10, 2019
  • 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…

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

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  • Updated May 10, 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…

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

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  • Updated May 10, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
Creating a website is super easy in 2019. 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 save time with cron: Basic guide and sample codes

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  • Updated May 09, 2019
  • By WHSR Guest
What is cron? Cron is a Linux/UNIX daemon that is designed to execute a command at a predefined time. Since cron is a daemon, once it is executed it does not require any administration from the user. …

My Hosting Story: Downtown Host Review

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  • Updated May 08, 2019
  • By Lori Soard
I’ve designed websites for almost 15 years now, first for my own pleasure and later for others as a paid web designer. In that decade and a half, I’ve tried several different hosts. I currently use th…

Domain Names for UK Residents Operating a Global Business

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  • Updated Apr 09, 2019
  • By WHSR Guest
When you’re running a global business, it can be challenging to know which domain name is right for you or best represents your presence online. Even when you’re operating or headquartered in one plac…

Web Hosting Secrets: Inodes

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  • Updated Mar 06, 2019
  • By Jerry Low
I bet most web hosting shoppers have not heard about inodes. It is, after all, almost an abandon topic in web hosting industry as the technical term reveals the secrets behind unlimited hosting offers…