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How to Become a Successful VPS Hosting Provider

Becoming a successful VPS hosting provider isn't too easy, but if you get the basics right, then you can easily establish a strong-hold in the field, and run a profitable business effortlessly; find how the common challenges faced by VPS hosts!

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A Quick Tip for Targeting Indian Customers

Monday March 31, 2014
If you're targeting the Indian customers specifically, here's a quick tip that can help you in bagging dozens of bulk hosting orders during the month of March. Well, the secret is that it's the end of financial year, and all you need to do is to find businesses like web design and digital marketing agencies or training institutes who have bulk hosting requirements.

And, you would be able to easily convince them to buy hosting packages for their next month requirements in advance, to be able to claim them as business expenses for the current financial year.

I personally apply the same concept to get bulk web design and mobile app development orders for my company, and I've seen this working like a charm even in the web hosting business!

Try Something Different to Push Your Hosting Sales

Monday March 31, 2014
Just about every web hosting business owner tries off all the conventional marketing tactics, and the chances are high that you wouldn't have left any stones unturned in the process either. However, trying the same thing over and again isn't really going to help. Hence, you should actually try to push those hosting sales figures higher by trying out something different like a flash sale if you've never tried running one.

Here are 7 more effective tactics to push your sales higher, and you may of course try to bag some bulk orders, and work with larger affiliates to increase the sales volumes significantly.

At the same time, it's equally crucial to be prepared to deal with the slow-down during the festive season, and setting realistic revenue targets for each quarter.

Local Web Hosts vs Offshore Hosts

Monday March 31, 2014
If you think straight from the heart, then there are no second thoughts, and you'd certainly choose a local web host rather than an offshore hosting provider, but when you start analyzing the pros and cons, and weigh the options, things tend to differ.

However, if you don't have a specific reason to choose an offshore host, then there are numerous benefits of choosing a local host, and the biggest challenge involved in the process of dealing with offshore hosts is the difference in time-zones. Above all, when you choose a local vendor, you always have that good feeling of supporting a fellow business owner, and contributing to the nation's growth. But, once again, business decisions shouldn't be taken from the heart, and if your business demands, then you should certainly pick an offshore host over a local web host.

Have You Explored the Goodness of SSD Technology?

Monday March 31, 2014
SSD hosting is the next big trend, but not many hosting providers have jumped the bandwagon quite yet. However, when you take a quick look at the benefits of the SSD technology, the chances are high that you'd be more than willing to give it a try.

Secondly, if you keep abreast of the latest technological advancements, then it'd certainly give you an edge over the rivals, and you'd manage to impress your potential customers easily. So, it's time to give a serious consideration to the SSDs for taking your hosting business to the next level. And, here are 7 more vital aspects to be integrated in your hosting packages.

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