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15 Must-See Free Hosting Sites

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 14, 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…

CloudFlare Offers Domain Registration With Zero Markup

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 13, 2018
  • 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…

Best Web Hosting Services for Small Business

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 11, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
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

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 08, 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…

6 Tips to Secure Your Domain Name from Domain Thieves

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 07, 2018
  • 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…

The Difference Between A Domain Name And Web Hosting

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 05, 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…

Domain Name for Dummies: How to Buy A Domain Name

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  • Updated Nov 05, 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…

PayPal Hosting: 10 Best Web Hosts that Accept PayPal Payment

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 02, 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…

8 Best Web Hosting Companies for Malaysia/Singapore Websites

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 02, 2018
  • By Abrar Mohi Shafee
Why Host Your Websites Locally? Advantage #1. Faster Website for Local Audience Consider it like a flight. When a Malaysian uses a website hosted in the United States, his requests fly from Malaysia &…

7 Best Web Hosts for Indian Websites

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 02, 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…

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

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Nov 02, 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…

Web Hosting Reviews and Advice from 35 Helpful Internet Savvy

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Oct 12, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
Looking forward to start a website? Can’t decide on which web host is best for you? Then this post is a must-read. About two weeks ago I reached out to a group of Internet savvy users – pr…

5 things to do before breaking up with your web host

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Oct 12, 2018
  • By Jerry Low
Alert: This is an outdated post (which I published in 2013). If you are planning to switch web host – please read this step-by-step guide instead.     Yes I know migrating from one web…

[Infographic] How to Pick Up the Best Web Host

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Oct 12, 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…

Top 20 Questions to Ask a Web Host Before You Sign Up

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Oct 12, 2018
  • By Lori Soard
Choosing a new web host can be a nerve-wracking experience. A bad web hosting company can be a nightmare for website owners. Downtime, lost files or poor customer service can all work to derail your o…

10 Ways to Protect Your Business from a Bad Web Host

  • Hosting Guides
  • Updated Oct 12, 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…