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How to Use Google Web Hosting
Google web hosting is one of the best forms of free website hosting for the experienced webmasters, and bloggers who're looking out for a robust free website creation system, rather than relying on the good old Blogger and Wordpress platforms. Here's a brief guide to using google website hosting.
What Should You Choose - Amazon EC2 or Google...
Here's a comparative analysis of Amazon Ec2 vs Google App Engine covering the nitty gritty right from the ease of usage, complexity and necessity of technical support down to pricing, and practical implementations.
Cloud Hosting vs Dedicated Server Hosting
In the era of cloud computing, this comparison of cloud hosting vs dedicated server hosting may sound strange to many, but since I realized that most of the websites on the Internet highlight only the benefits of cloud computing, I thought it'd be only fair to do a neutral comparison.
Do You Prefer Rackspace or Amazon EC2?
Amazon EC2 has been the dominant player in the market, until Rackspace entered the cloud arena, and it soon turned out to be a great choice for SMEs - read on to discover why I moved onto Rackspace, and figure out should you actually do the same or not!
Starting a Web Site Hosting Business
Web site hosting is one of the online businesses that don't require substantial investment upfront, and you don't require any special skills to become a web hosting provider. Here are some handy tips to succeed in web site hosting arena.
Guide to Starting a Web Hosting Business as a...
Starting a web hosting business can be the best way for those who want to become an entrepreneur, but feel that they don't have enough capital to float their own company, or a full fledged business. Here's a quick guide describing how to start a web hosting reseller business, and make some serious money without really investing a fortune.
Tips for Starting a Hosting Business in the...
Who says you need thousands of dollars, working capital, and a big office space to start your own hosting business? Well, you can actually start a web hosting business at home
How Much Money Can You Really Make as a Hosting...
Making money as a hosting reseller isn't that easy, but if you know how to play your cards right, then it isn't such an uphill task either. So, here's a beginners guide to making money as a hosting reseller.
What Is Cloud Hosting and How Does It Work?
If you're new to the cloud arena, then the very first question that'd pop-up in your mind is obviously -
Top 10 Cloud Computing Vendors
Here’s a closer look at the cloud computing leaders in the current market, reasons why they're the best in the cloud market, and a glimpse of their latest offerings.
Does Server Location Matter in Overseas Hosting?
Have you ever considered the importance of server location in case of overseas hosting? Well, here are a few interesting facts, so take a good look at them, if you hadn't really cared about these aspects to date.
What Cloud Storage Is Best for You?
With the competition in cloud storage arena getting stiffer with every passing day, it's natural that folks would look for comparison - so here's the clash of the titans - Google Drive vs Microsoft Skydrive vs Box.net vs Dropbox vs Amazon S3 vs the Apple iCloud.
Reseller Hosting: How to Restore Backups to WHM
Here's a quick beginners guide to restoring backups to the WHM. If you're doing this for the first-time, then you may certainly come across a lot of ugly surprises, but with little effort, you should be able to get this done.
Amazon S3 Pricing and Comparison With Close...
Amazon S3 is the simple storage solution provided by the company for its cloud computing users, and just like the Amazon EC2 cloud, S3 has amazingly affordable pricing tariff, which makes it a viable option for anyone, and everyone. However, close rivals like Dropbox and Google storage services offer several benefits, which S3 fails to offer; here's a brief comparison.
5 Tips for Kick-Starting a Web Hosting Business
Web hosting is one of the best businesses that one can think of starting, that too without really shelling out too much money. Here are 5 handy tips for starting a web hosting business, and running it successfully in the longer run.
Basics of Dealing With Internal Server Errors
An internal server error refers to an error, which may be caused due to insufficient permissions or other issues with hosting space or the server. However, it does not necessarily imply an error in the server. This article briefs on the process of fixing internal server errors in Apache and cPanel running on LINUX platforms.
How to Make Money as a Hosting Reseller and...
Continuing our discussion of making money as hosting reseller, let us know take a look at bigger figures, and see how you can replace your current full-time job. Page 2.
How Competitive Is Amazon Cloud Computing...
Amazon's EC2 cloud computing platform has been gaining widespread popularity with every passing day, but how competitive is the Amazon cloud computing pricing? Well, find out more about the EC2, Amazon's cloud computing and digital text platform.
Before You Start a Web Hosting Company Without...
Here are some crucial suggestions for buying hosting plans to start a web hosting business, and best ones to be considered.
Know More About Domain Names and The Registrati...
Whether you're a customer who wants to book a domain name for launching a website, or a host that wants to get into the domain registration business, here are some of the crucial aspects of the domain registration process that one must know!
5 Cool Control Panels Capable of Competing With...
cPanel may definitely be the most popular control panel today, but there are several good alternatives available in the market. Let's take a look at 5 good alternative to cPanel.
Understanding Who Needs Offshore Hosting and Why!
Offshore web hosting may be required for various reasons, some of which include high security, and inability to host gambling/pharmacy related websites within the country due to local laws. Here's everything that you need to know about offshore hosting.
5 Simple Steps for Manually Upgrading cPanel...
Depending upon the system settings, cPanel can be updated manually by running a cPanel update script or programmed to get auto-updated whenever an update is available. This article explains the process of updating cPanel manually.
Understanding What Bandwidth Really Is
Web hosting providers often lure the customers with catchy lines like unlimited bandwidth, unlimited storage space etc, so for those who've this basic question in mind -
Plesk Control Panel Review
There are several types of control panels, and each of them offers something unique to the user, and Plesk is one of the most popular ones; here’s an insight to Parallels Plesk control panel.
How to Set Up a Website Quickly
Here's how you can register a domain
All That You Need to Know About Running...
This article basically briefs on the process of running EasyApache through SSH.
Understanding Cloud Hosting and Differences...
Cloud hosting is one of the most popular hosting strategies at the moment, and this article explains what cloud hosting is, and its differences with cloud hosting with dedicated hosting.
Who Should Consider Unmanaged VPS Hosting and...
Unmanaged VPS hosting can be advantageous for customers who know how to configure a web server, and perform all the tasks, and a great option for providers who don't have enough support staff, but there are several downsides to it too; here are all the pros and cons of unmanaged hosting...
How to Choose a Catchy Domain Name for a...
If you're starting a new hosting venture, but confused about choosing the right domain name for it, here are a few pointers to assist you.
Why Is Anonymous Web Hosting in Great Demand?
Anonymous web hosting has become the need of the hour, looking at the presence of hackers, and cyber criminals all over the internet; nobody really wants the world to know the nitty gritty about their domain ownership, and website hosting details, and that's where anonymous website hosting comes into play.
Data Center Server Virtualization in Cloud...
Data center server virtualization can help a great deal, but it's not an easy thing to with either. Here are some handy tips for data center virtualization in cloud hosting environment.
Setting Up Steam Dedicated Server in a Jiffy
Counter Strike offers the most enticing multi-player gaming experience, but avid gamers may find it little hard to setup a steam dedicated server on their own. So, this creates a very small niche market in hosting industry, where the demand may not be too high, but things are only going to become better in future. Here's a simple guide to set-up a steam dedicated server using
Beware of Cheap Reseller Hosting Issues
Cheap reseller hosting programs can surely save a good deal of money, but you must also be prepared to face the ugly consequences of these so-called cheap unlimited reseller web hosting packages.
Step-by-Step Guide to Rebuild PHP in WHM
Here are a few basic steps involved in the process of rebuilding PHP in WHM interface.
Reasons to Invest on Dedicated IP Hosting
Dedicated IP hosting can safeguard your web apps and website from a number of online threats, and it's highly recommended for hosting important security web apps as well as websites that have specific requirements. And, almost half of the customers want static web hosting at one point or the other, so as a web host, you shouldn't disappoint them.
Is Google Drive's New Pricing Competitive?
Google Drive has been officially rolled out in the market, and not just as a free offering, but rather as a comprehensive cloud storage solution. But, is the Google Drive pricing very competitive? Did the king of search engines get a little too greedy not to introduce it at a lower price than the market leaders like Microsoft SkyDrive, and Amazon S3?
Guide to Promoting Your Hosting Firm Through...
Take a look at some of the great ways to promote your web hosting firm through the power of social media.
6 Things to Check If You Want to Start Your Own...
Thinking of starting a web hosting business? Here are few crucial aspects that you need to consider before you make the first move, to ensure success in the long run.
Benefits of Offshore Web Hosting
Offshore web hosting operations can considerably bring down the cost, and help you expand your business, and company's rapport; here's an insight.
How Promising are Job Prospects in Cloud...
With cloud industry growing with each passing day, there are lots of enticing job opportunities in the cloud markets; here's an insight.
Leveraging the Power of Reseller Hosting to...
Reseller hosting has always been the way to kick off a web hosting business in most cases, especially when you can't afford to invest a lot of money on VPS/dedicated hosting.
Benefits of Cloud Website Hosting
The benefits of cloud website hosting are quite evident, and all the big guns in the IT industry are making a move towards the cloud... At the same time, new businesses are also looking at cloud hosting solutions, presenting a whole new realm of opportunities for the cloud hosting providers, which don't need to worry about getting enough clients anymore!
Top Shared Web Hosting Providers Reviewed
This article presents an insight to some of the best shared web hosting providers in the market, and reasons why they're the best in the business, along with the downsides of each company.
Understanding the Concept of Ubiquitous Computing
Ubiquitous Computing, also known as pervasive computing, is a unique computing concept that involves the dream of technology being everywhere and still being virtually inexistent or invisible; in simple words, to turn the virtual reality inside out!
Do You Have What it Takes to be a Successful...
VPS web hosting is one of the most powerful money grooming businesses on the internet; however, one needs to be ready to face lot of challenges if they want to become a successful VPS provider.
How to Make a Gmod Dedicated Server?
Gmod server hosting is in high demand amongst the gamers, but not too many hosting firms offer garrys mod dedicated server, so it might be a good idea to explore this niche market and generate some handsome revenues.
Importance of Network Security Penetration...
If you run a web hosting business, network penetration testing is of great importance to ensure good security levels of your server, and in turn safeguard the data of your customers; here's more to it.
Comparing the Popular Control Panels in Hosting...
Here's a quick comparison of popular web hosting control panels such as Plesk, cPanel, Ensim, Direct Admin, and H-sphere.
Understanding a Data Center and Its Management
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Amazon EC2 Problems
When you consider the rapport of EC2, Amazon's problems like the recent outage have been the only glitches that have harmed their reputation; otherwise Ec2 is extremely popular in the market today; here's an insight.
Is Amazon EC2 Better Than Rackspace Mosso?
When you analyze Amazon Ec2 against the likes of Rackspace Mosso, it's not really like comparing red and green apples (which can be compared), but it's not like comparing apples and mangoes either (which can't be really compared, so let's take a look at pros and cons of both; here's a comparative analysis of Amazon EC2 Vs Rackspace Mosso
Windows vs Linux Hosting: A Brief Comparison
Those who are new to hosting arena often get confused with the choice of hosting platform. With this Windows Linux hosting comparison (as Linux and Windows happen to be the most popular platforms) let's try to clearly compare one platform against the other so that it makes the life of a hosting service provider much simpler while making a choice.
Glossary of Web Terms Related to Hosting
This article presents a handy glossary of web terms commonly used by webmasters across the globe. However, rather than covering all the niches, it is a specific web terminology glossary related to just hosting.
Glacier - The Latest Cloud Storage Solution...
Amazon has introduced another new member in the cloud arena in form of Glacier, its newest cloud storage that allows the small businesses and enterprises to archive data effortlessly on the cloud, and to come out of the dark age of tape storage.
Starting a Small business: Web hosting is the...
If you've been longing to start your own small business, web hosting is certainly a great option, which requires minimal investments, until you really think of starting your own data center. And, in the beginning stages, it may be a fantastic idea to cater to small businesses, and offer basic web hosting packages.
The Need for Registering Multiple Domain...
When you launch a website for your business, you should not just consider the .com or .us domain extension, but rather try to grab all possible domain extensions to safeguard the online identity of your business.
Top 10 Web Hosting Forums
Here are some of the best web hosting forums on the internet where you can seek help related to hosting issues, and read user reviews.
Becoming a Successful Low Cost Web Hosting...
Nobody can give you the blue-print of becoming a successful low cost web hosting provider, but here are some trade secrets that can help you in establishing your identity in today's competitive shared hosting market.
Top 5 Latest Trends in Hosting Industry for 2013
As 2013 is about to come to an end, we take a look at some of the latest trends in hosting industry this year, and expectations for 2014.
3 Things to Look for in a Domain Name Registrar
Here are some tips for choosing a good domain name registration service provider, and a few warnings to be wary of things that sound too good to be true.
How to Promote Your Hosting Business with Value...
In order to promote your web hosting business, it may be a fine idea to offer some value added services free of cost, along with your best-selling hosting packages, so as to lure more customers.
Importance of Ensuring 100% Customer Satisfacti...
It's not just about getting more customers to subscribe to your hosting packages, and you need to keep your existing customers happy with the quality of services too.
Do You Have What It Takes to Launch a...
Blogging has become full time profession of millions of Internet users, and the blog hosting sites like Blogger, Wordpress, Hubpages, Tumblr etc have been making serious money with the increase in number of their subscribers too. So, if you're planning to compete with the top blog hosting sites, then you should take a good look at their offerings, and prepare yourself to enter the market with full force!
Reasons Why Cloud Computing is Needed in Auto...
Most of the companies in the IT sector have already made a move to the cloud, and they're reaping heavy benefits, and enjoying reduction in operational and maintenance costs. However, manufacturing, and automotive industry is yet to make a move to the cloud!
Google Drive and Skydrive - Head-to-Head!
Google's Drive is here to challenge everybody, right from Skydrive, iCloud, Amazon S3, down to DropBox, Box.net, and all the cloud storage service providers. In this article, we'll take a better look at the offerings of Microsoft and Google, to determine who turns out to be a superior contender in the battle of Google Drive vs SkyDrive from MS.
How does WHOIS Help in Domain Search?
There are several WhoIs look-up services that can help you in the domain search process, be it for sending a copyright infringement notice, or pulling out more information about a particular website for some other reason.
SmarterMail 7.x Mail Server Review
Here's a comprehensive review of SmarterMail 7.x Mail Server covering everything that this mail exchange solution, which serves as a superb alternative to the costlier solutions like MS Exchange.
Buying Web Hosting Packages as a Reseller
Buying a web hosting package as a webmaster is pretty easy since there are lots of options available in the market, but when you want to buy web hosting package as a reseller, things are fairly different; here are a few things that you must keep in mind.
Future of Dedicated Hosting in the Age of Cloud...
The hosting experts have been predicting that cloud hosting will eventually turn out to be the only big thing in the industry, and probably the demand for dedicated servers might go down radically, but how true is it really?
Pros and Cons of Windows VPS Hosting
Windows VPS services come with their own share of pros and cons; so, let's try to uncover the good bad and ugly things about Windows VPS.
9 Tips That Can Improve the Speed of WordPress...
Wordpress has become a popular website development platform, but the default WP set-up may not be the fastest in the world, and you can considerably increase the speed up of a WP-based website using a few plugins, and simple tricks.
Is Google Drive Better than Dropbox?
Folks had mocked Google's new cloud storage solution as just another Dropbox alternative, but it turned out to be much more than that; here's a comparative analysis of Google Drive vs Dropbox.
Insight into Cloud Solutions of Amazon vs...
The competition in cloud management arena has grow even tougher with VMware, Amazon, Microsoft, and several other contenders locking horns; here's an insight into the current cloud markets.
5 Reasons Why Cloud Computing is the Buzzword...
For those who don't know what the cloud has hot to offer, it may not be too obvious why cloud computing has become the buzzword all of a sudden. So, here's an insight to cloud hosting, and its benefits.
3 Fatal Mistakes That New Web Hosting Providers...
New web hosting providers need to learn a lot of things, but it's always a smart idea not to learn it the harder way. So, here are 3 things that a new host can learn from GoDaddy, world's largest domain registrar, and a reputed hosting firm.
Top File Hosting Service Providers
There are tons of file hosting service providers in the market such as EasyShare, Filedropper, and the likes of them, but most of the customers enjoy their free services. So, file hosting a profitable niche; well you can certainly reap good profits if you know how to play the game - here's how you can do it!
How Authentic are the Web Hosting Review Sites...
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Lack of Support to All Web Technologies Can...
If all the web pages of a website are to be viewed by all the Internet users out there, then the website needs to be hosted on a reliable public server that supports all modern web technologies. Now when it comes to servers and hosting, things totally depend upon the needs of an individual. While some of the web apps, and specific features of a website could be Windows-dependent, certain things like a Wordpress blog may require Linux compatibility. And, that's not all, some websites may require support to CGI, and modern technologies like Ruby-on-Rails, Cold-Fusion etc, so every host must provide support to all the latest web hosting technologies...
Differences between Colocated Web Server and...
When it comes to choose a server for a small to midsize business, web server colocation and renting a dedicated server are the two obvious choices. So, here are some of the major differences between the two.
Is There Really a Host That Provides Unlimited...
Sure thing, most of the folks fall for catchy features like unlimited space web hosting in a hosting package, but then they soon discover the limitations of unlimited disk-space and bandwidth in the web hosting industry...
Symantec Hosted Mail Security Review
Here's a comprehensive review of Symantec hosted mail security solution, and it can help you in assessing how it can help in enhancing security.
Quick Guide to Updating MX Records via cPanel...
If you want to change the email hosting location and point to an external server, take a look at these steps involved in the process of updating MX records in cPanel.
What Do Small Business Owners Need in Hosting...
Ever wondered what really makes the best small business web hosting package? In this article, we discuss 3 crucial traits of a good small business hosting package, and what small business owners really look forward to.
How Competitive is the Rackspace Cloud Drive?
Rackspace cloud storage services have certainly garnered lot of attention in past, but competition seems to have become really stiff with entry of Google Drive. Here are few things that new cloud storage providers must try to learn from Rackspace, and a brief review of Rackspace cloud drive, and insight into its pricing.
Learn How to Tweak the Look and Feel of WHM and...
cPanel accounts can be customized with the logos, colors, design, and everything as per specific requirements. This post explains how to do it, and even make use of remote access key.
Need for Dedicated Hosting for Your Business
Dedicated hosting can ensure hassle-free operation, and ensure greater up-time guarantee than conventional share hosting. Additionally, shared hosting doesn't suffice for media-extensive apps, as well as huge traffic and bandwidth requirements. But, when you take a dedicated server, you can also consider reselling web space too.
Before You Buy a Shared Hosting Package: Your...
Buying a shared web hosting package isn't as easy as it sounds; you may get overwhelmed with the amount of options in the market. If you're buying your first web hosting package, then here are some important aspects to consider, in order to make a well informed decision, and find the best deal on shared hosting packages.
Security Benefits of VPS
Not many of the folks consider the security benefits of Virtual Private Servers; they usually look at the financial benefits, and prefer them over dedicated servers, but don't really use them unless they outgrow the shared hosting limits; so here are some eye-opening facts about security benefits that a VPS offers.
Will Cloud Computing Take Over All the In-House...
Despite the progressive acceptance of cloud technology by small and large businesses of all nature throughout the world, a big chunk of critics have not stopped calling cloud a passing fad. So, let's see why cloud computing has the potential to take over all the in-house applications, and it isn't just a passing fad.
What is the Biggest Roadblock Preventing the...
If you think about expansion of your hosting business, at times, you may tend to black out, and totally be clueless about the future plans, because perhaps you never paid a lot of attention on creating a business plan with any expansion plans.
Data Center Hosting - A Booming Trend
Data center hosting services are in high demand these days due to the sheer fact that web server colocation, and managed hosting have become the need of the hour, on account on rising data capacity issues, and lack of reliable hosting providers.
Understanding How Quality of Web Hosting Can...
There are tons of web hosts in the market, but due to a number of shoddy hosting companies, high quality web hosting has become the need of the hour, and if you really want to make a mark in such a competitive market, you must give highest priority to the quality of service and customer support!
Insight into Some of the Recent Hosting Scams
Here's an insight into the latest web hosting scams that have stunned the industry over the past 12 months, and spotlight on some of the lesser known facts about some famous web hosts.
3 Precautions to be Taken Before Starting a...
Before you start a hosting business, there are various crucial things to be considered, and here are 3 aspects that you simply can't afford to overlook.
Common Hosting Issues and Ideas to Tackle Them
Starting a web hosting business isn't a cakewalk, and there are whole lot of issues involved in the process of setting up, and running a web hosting company. Here are some common issues, and ideas to deal with them.
4 Tips for Choosing a Business Name for Your...
When you plan to start your web hosting firm, the first task is naming your hosting business, and if you go wrong in that, then everything would fall apart in due course of time, and it can turn out to be the biggest mistake of your life - so here's what you should keep in mind.
Importance of Facebook Marketing for a Hosting...
Facebook marketing has become the integral part of most of the online marketing campaigns, and it can do wonders for web hosting companies too. So, here's a brief guide to FB marketing for hosting firms.
Should You Promote Your Hosting Business with...
Discount coupons are a great way to draw the attention of hundreds, if not thousands of potential customers. So, here's a quick insight into couponing approach, and it's top pros as well as cons.
EC2 Technology from Amazon
Elastic Cloud Computing (Ec2) is the buzzword in cloud market; let's learn more about Amazon's EC2 technology in this article.
3 Innovative Ideas for Web Hosts to Promote...
If you've had very little success in promoting your hosting deals through the traditional ways, then give it a go to these 3 off-beat ideas that may help you in promoting your hosting packages, and attracting dozens of new customers.
Tips for Using Amazon S3 Hosting Services
Here are some cool tweaks and tips for using Amazon S3 hosting services more efficiently.
The Need for CRM Hosting
With great rise in demand of CRM hosting, it can be a great idea to include it in your hosting portfolio, because most of the large corporate companies would look for CRM hosting at one point or the other, and that'd be your chance to grab some serious business as a host.
Did You Ever Wonder Who'd Like to Buy Web...
It's essential to analyze who'd like to buy web hosting packages that you offer, and why; if you offer competitive pricing, it's not essential that customers would run to you, as there are tons of competitors in the market... So, even before your potential customers actually think of putting their money on your hosting packages, you should analyze whether it'd make sense for anyone to choose the web hosting packages that you sell!
4 Important Customer-Care Tips in Hosting...
Understanding the importance of providing impeccable customer service to all the clients is extremely critical in ensuring a healthy growth of your hosting firm. So, follow these golden tips, and make sure that none of your customers are unhappy with quality of your web hosting customer service.
Why Are Cheap Web Hosting Yearly Deals So...
Cyber entrepreneurs, and online marketers always look for cheap web hosting yearly plans to get the pricing advantage over the monthly plans. This is why a hosting firm must always offer annual packages at attractive prices to generate business up-front; here's an insight.
Top 5 Dropbox Alternatives
Well, if you are not amongst those who prefer Dropbox then here are 5 cool Dropbox alternatives that excel over it, in various aspects.
Why is Carbon Neutral Hosting Garnering...
If you are unaware about the significance of carbon neutral hosting, it's time to spare a few minutes to read through this article and find out everything about it.
20 One-Click Installations Scripts That You...
One-click installers are the latest rage in hosting arena, and you ought to have these 20 fantastic one-click installation scripts in your hosting packages if you really want to keep your customers happy!
What to Look For in a Premium Web Hosting...
Wondering what really makes up a premium web hosting package? Well, sadly every other host calls their package a premium hosting package, which is not true at all, so let's delve into the details of an ideal premium hosting package, and how you can keep your customers happy by providing one.
Essential Components of Managed Dedicated...
A fully managed dedicated hosting package must comprise of all essential features that allow a website owner to sit-back, relax, and watch his/her website/web-apps being managed with great professionalism. There's no specific check-list, but following are the essential components that a managed dedicating hosting package must comprise of!
Leasing vs. Building Your Own Data Center in 2014
Should you choose to outsource your data center hosting requirements, or choose to build/lease your own?
All that You Need to Know About cPanel Hosting
Here's a master guide to using cPanel for all the beginner-level users.
Why Should You Go through Detailed Policies of...
Whether you take a shared hosting plan, VPS, dedicated hosting, or a reseller package, it's crucial to know the policies, and read the fine print to avoid any ugly surprises at a later stage. Here are 5 things that you must take into consideration, before signing up with a web host.
How to Prevent Mail Spoofing on a cPanel Server
It is a well-known fact that spam e-mails originate from fake addresses. The e-mail authentication feature in cPanel helps provide information about the nature of the incoming e-mails. This helps users discard unwanted e-mails with ease, and prevent mail spoofing.
What are the Perks of Unlimited Reseller Web...
Here's an insight into the benefits of the so-called unlimited reseller hosting plans, and few myths busted about claims of offerings unlimited services in a hosting package.
What Does It Take to Become a Great Web Hosting...
A great web hosting provider offers plethora of great features, amazing customer support and much more than an ordinary host. Making a mark in this competitive hosting market isn't that easy, and it takes a lot more than getting the basics right.
Challenges of Managing a Hybrid Cloud Environment
I recently came in touch with Jeremy Sherwood, ScienceLogic Cloud Strategist, to discuss the challenges of managing a hybrid cloud environment; here's what he had got to say.
Have You Been Offering Web Hosting Coupons for...
Just about every customer in this world loves to avail discounts, and web hosting coupons are a great way to promote your business by pretending to offer a good deal of discount to the customers, and capturing their attention with minimal efforts
Essential Components of a WordPress Hosting...
Wordpress hosting is in high demand, because most of the beginner level users, bloggers, and webmasters prefer Wordpress on account of its
Dominate the Local Hosting Markets before You...
No matter how good your business reach is, targeting the local markets is always a fantastic idea, especially as a web hosting provider since the local clients seem to be more comfortable dealing with a local vendor.
How to Host a Website on Mac
Sure thing, not many people look for web hosting for Mac, but the sheer fact that there aren't any reputed players in this niche, makes it a lucrative business possibility. If you can somehow acquire a few good clients who're looking for Mac hosting, then you might pretty much be on your way to starting your own Mac hosting firm.
What Are the Perks of Offering Managed Cloud...
Managed cloud computing is gaining a lot of popularity as a service, and most of the leading hosting providers are competing neck-to-neck, but are you even a part of this race quite yet? If not, here are few reasons to offer managed cloud hosting services.
Application Hosting Is Not for Every Host!
The demand for application hosting is growing at a good pace in the current hosting market, but do you have what it takes to be a successful host in this niche; find out all about application hosting in this article.
Equinix and Several Other Telecom Giants to...
Middle East and Asia Pacific region seems to be attracting lot of telecom operators and cloud companies who're in the process of expanding, and setting up new data centers. The new trend seems to be just picking up, and the future of cloud markets in Middle East and APAC seems to be quite bright.
5 Quick Pointers for Analyzing the Reliability...
When the discussion boils down to finding a reliable web hosting service, there are certain popular parameters used for comparison of various services. So, here are 5 crucial traits of a reliable web host.
Discovering the AWS EC2 Podium
AWS EC2 platform offers a plethora of benefits, and completely flexibility to manage the hosting needs, making it a hot choice not amongst the customers, but also the hosting providers too.
Latest Stats Indicate that Specialized Web...
Latest trends in web hosting industry clearly show that it's the era for specialization, and if you're still offering the good old hosting services, then the chances are high that you may get wiped out by the competition in near future.
5 Sure-Fire Ways to Boost Your Web Hosting...
If you'd like to boost your hosting sales figures, here are 5 sure-fire ways that can come to your aid, and help in pumping up those numbers!
Common Web Hosting FAQs
Here are some of the common web hosting questions asked by the customers, and answers to those questions.
Are You Merely Providing Web Space for Hosting...
Hosting a website involves much more than the basic necessities like sufficient storage space and bandwidth; today, customers want a lot more for every penny paid, so here's a quick insight into what web hosts should focus on, in order to keep their customers happy!
What Makes Windows VPS Services So Popular?
There are several noteworthy benefits of virtual server hosting on Windows platform, and we've discussed the important points in this article.
3 Tips to Improve Customer Retention Rate
Here's a quick guide for the web hosts to improve their customer retention rate and increase their business turnover.
Working as Hosting Reseller vs. Affiliate...
Whether you work as a hosting reseller, affiliate marketer, or manage your own hosting business, there are great opportunities to generate lucrative income, but each of these methods have their own pros and cons; let's take a quick look at some of them, and try to draw a conclusion about the most profitable option.
Basics of Media Hosting
Get to know more about media hosting, and its outburst with the evolution of cloud computing in this article.
Top 4 Website Hosting Sites
If you want to enter the hosting market, you should look at the best website hosting sites on the Internet, and their current offerings.
All That You Need to Understand About...
When it comes to offering colocation server hosting services, there are a lot of things to be considered, but here are 4 aspects that you simply can't afford to miss out on.
Why Do Half of Hosting Companies Fail to...
Did you know that more than 50% of the US and Canadian hosting businesses run into losses, and as per the latest figures, only a handful of them actually make it into the big league; here are the top reasons behind the failure of majority of the hosting firms.
Understanding the E-Commerce Hosting Needs
Web hosting needs for e-commerce businesses are quite different from the standard corporate websites, and the web apps. Be it a payment gateway, shopping cart, or inventory management, everything needs to be perfect, to operate a stable e-commerce business, and slightest of blunders can lead to a total disaster.
Does Cloud Computing Make Sense to Small...
Do cloud services make sense for small business owners? Well, just the sheer fact that cloud hosting is the latest buzzword, doesn't necessarily make it a good choice for all types of businesses, especially the smaller ones.
All That You Need to Know About Datacenter...
When the discussion boils down to successful datacenter deployment in Cloud Computing, there are a lot of factors that play a crucial role, and here are some of the noteworthy ones.
Guide to Switching Web Hosts Seamlessly
Here's a master guide to switching web hosts without encountering any technical hiccups, and going through the unwanted down-times. So, next time around, try to change web hosts keeping the following things into consideration.
Basics of Generating Profits as a Hosting...
Reselling web hosting packages can be a great way to make money without literally taking the pain of server management, and dealing with customer complaints; all that the reseller needs to do is to book orders, and let the hosting company do the rest... So, here's an insight!
Common Roadblocks to Starting Your Hosting...
When you try to start your web hosting business as a reseller, you are likely to run into several common roadblocks, which may prevent you from proceeding further; here's an insight into 3 such common issues, and tips to deal with them effectively.
6 Things That Every Customer Wants in an Ideal...
Just about every other host offers Windows web hosting plan these days, but did you ever bother to figure out if your plans are enticing enough? Well, here are 6 aspects to be considered to offer a compelling Windows hosting plan.
What are the Reasons behind the Decline in the...
We know for the fact that HTML Hosting has been seeing a big dip in its demand over the last couple of years. The biggest reason is that people are shifting to dynamic websites in large numbers.
Video Hosting is a Lucrative Vertical!
YouTube be an extremely reliable video hosting service, but not everyone wants to use their embed codes; those want to run their video marketing campaigns often look at professional video hosts, and currently there aren't too many renowned players in the video hosting niche... So, there's a very good scope for the new entrants, to advantage of the situation, and establish their stronghold in the hosting arena.
Amazon Drops the AWS Pricing by Over 25%
AWS price drop has certainly come as a shocker to many, because it wasn't a small 5-10% reduction, but rather a massive 25%+ across various regions, which certainly caught many of the rivals by a big surprise.
Why is CaaS (Cloud as a Service) Gaining...
Cloud as a Service offers plenty of benefits, and if you're a web hosting provider, there's no reason why you would not want to keep that option in your portfolio!
How to Handle Dynamic Websites during Web...
Here are 5 resourceful tips for ensuring smooth migration from one hosting plan to another, without really incurring longer down-times.
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