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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.
Check Out 5 Exciting Free Web Builder Sites
Here's a quick look at the top 5 free website builders that allow even a layman to create a professional site, without even knowing basics of HTML5 or incurring heavy fees associated with a professional web designer.
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.
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 -
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
How to Set Up a Website Quickly
Here's how you can register a domain
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!
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.
All That You Need to Know About Amazon Ec2 and...
Amazon's EC2 cloud computing platform has been gaining widespread popularity with every passing day, but how competitive is the Amazon cloud computing pricing really? Well, find out more about the EC2, Amazon's cloud computing platform that has become a rage within no time!
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.
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.
Understanding a Data Center and Its Management
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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.
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.
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.
All That You Need to Know About Running...
This article basically briefs on the process of running EasyApache through SSH.
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.
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...
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 -
Impact of the Rise of Data Centers on...
Remote data centers have been gaining popularity of late, as folks have started migrating data centers from urban to rural areas; here are few reasons behind the same, and how it's paving the way for newer networking challenges.
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.
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.
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.
4 Likely Changes in the Cloud Arena in 2014
Cloud computing has been the buzzword ever since the beginning of this decade, and this article throws some light on 4 emerging trends that are likely to rule the industry over the next couple of years.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
What Reallyt Distinguishes a Data Center?
Conventionally, data centers are always perceived to be all about power, space, and connectivity. Data centers are getting commoditized throughout the industry, and here's a quick insight.
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.
Security Issues and Top Concerns with Cloud...
Here's a quick insight into the top cloud issues, and how to address them.
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.
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.
5 Cool Tips for Becoming a Successful Blog...
Blog hosting is becoming popular with every passing day, but blog hosting service providers must remember that the mindset of bloggers are slightly different from corporate customers. So, here are some cool tips to succeed as a blog hosting provider.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
All That You Need to Know About Being a VPS...
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 provide, so here's all that you need to know about being a VPS provider.
Will iCloud Finally be Apple’s Ladder to...
Apple's iCloud is the answer to all the cloud players, and probably it'll once again hamper Windows 8 popularity just as the iPhone killed Microsoft multi-touch technology few years back! iCloud is the buzzword everywhere, and why not - it has got almost everything to keep the users hooked on to it, and 5GB free data storage is a great bonus too!
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.
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 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.
How Authentic are the Web Hosting Review Sites...
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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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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...
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.
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.
The Need for Budget Web Hosting
If you want to target the small-to-mid-size businesses, it's essential to offer budget web hosting plans that cater to needs of wide range of users rather than just SMEs and corporate giants.
7 New Hosting Trends for 2015 that Look...
As we welcome 2015, here are few of the latest hosting trends to watch out for.
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
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
Knowing the Basics of Data Center Tiers for...
Co-location users often tend to get confused with data center tiers, and certifications, so here are basics of colocation services and some intricacies of tier certifications.
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.
How to Grow Your Hosting Business into a...
When it comes to scaling up small to mid-size hosting businesses, there are lot of things to be considered, and this article throws light on some of them.
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.
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.
OpenStack and Cloud Stack Dominating the Cloud...
OpenStack and CloudStack have indeed emerged as the market leaders, and both of them have garnered lot of traction, and loyal fan-following in the cloud markets with big guns like Yahoo, AT&T etc backing them. Here's a quick look into each of them.
Tried the cPanel Reseller Hosting Program Yet?
cPanel reseller hosting program allows the small entrepreneurs to start their own web hosting company without really investing too much money, or dealing with the complexity of managing support system, and billing operations.
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.
What Should You Choose as a Host: Windows or...
Find out the differences between Windows and Linux hosting platforms from a hosting provider's perspective.
The Truth About Unlimited Bandwidth and...
It's a no-brainer that Unlimited Bandwidth and Unlimited Disk Storage are terms used to entice the customers, and here's what one needs to know about some of the myths and realities about the so-called unlimited hosting.
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.
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.
All About Amazon's EC2
Amazon's EC2 platform has been the center of attention of all the cloud users, and cloud hosting providers.
Managing the Billing Operations for a Hosting...
Here's the second part of our guide explaining how to setup billing operations for a hosting company; in this part, we'll cover the process of setting up support system, and maintaining records, and managing the accounts of customers.
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.
How to Install New Software Packages using RPMs...
cPanel/WHM comes with a number of built-in RPMs , and allows you to install many more. This article briefs you about the process of installing a new software using RPMs in WHM.
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.
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?
Disaster Recovery Also Making a Move to the Cloud
With introduction of DRaaS (Disaster Recovery as a Service), cloud-based back-up and disaster recovery systems are the next big thing in the industry; here's all you need to know about them.
45% of Firms Running Transactional Websites are...
Not choosing a web host diligently, and being clueless about your host, when you run an e-commerce site that involves hundreds of transactions on daily basis, is a totally different thing altogether. And, according to the latest market survey conducted by Q3 Internet, half the eCommerce website owners don't know anything about their web hosts.
Know More About SSH
Alongside growing demands for dedicated IP hosting, and file hosting, another booming niche in hosting market is SSH - secure shell hosting; here's everything that you need to know about SSH.
Pros and Cons of Using Content Distribution...
CDN i.e. content distribution networks can be really handy in optimizing the load times of interactive websites, and improving their performance. Depending of the location of the user trying to access the website, data is fetched from the nearest server location to optimize the load time.
How does Hyper-V VPS Hosting Compare with...
When it comes to selection of one among Hyper-V VPS vs. Virtuozzo, it could be a tough call, because both of them come with their own share of benefits, but them none of them are free from fair share of drawbacks either.
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.
4 Fatal Mistakes That Can Kill Your Chances of...
For those who're determined to build a successful hosting empire, these blunders can be a big hindrance to their path of success, and potentially ruin all the hard work, and years of efforts.
Top 10 Web Hosts in the Market
Here's a list of the 10 best web hosting firms around the world, and reasons why they're the best in business, along with the areas where they lack a bit.
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.
Insight into the Benefits of Semi-Dedicated...
Many of the folks aren't really aware of semi-dedicated hosting, and its benefits; so here's an insight.
All That You Need to Know About Using Google...
Google Drive can be extremely handy for hosting web pages, and earlier I had created a guide on Google hosting, and here are a few tips for hosting your small business web page
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...
Latest Trends in SSD Technology That Will...
There was a time when SSD hosting wasn't considered feasible, but times have changed, and adopting the SSD technology can actually offer tons of benefits to hosting providers. So, here's a quick insight into the probably impact of this emerging technology on the hosting industry this year.
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.
Managing Your Mail Server vs. Outsourcing to an...
Managing your own small mail server can be a daunting task to say the least, but when you allow a third-party to manage sensitive items like emails, then security becomes a big concern; here's a quick insight.
Guide to Choosing the Best Cloud Email...
Here's a handy guide to choosing the ideal cloud email archiving solution for your business.
A Brief Introduction to Linode
Linode is one of the most popular Xen-based Virtual Private Server (VPS) hosting firms today; in this Linode review, we'll be covering everything that you need to know about this great VPS system.
Are You Providing Inexpensive Web Hosting...
Everyone wants inexpensive web hosting packages, and those amazingly low figures look simply irresistible to the customers, which is why you need to ensure that you give an enticing deal to your customers.
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.
3 Things that a New Web Host Must Learn From...
If you're new to hosting market, there are lot of things that you can learn from popular web hosting providers like HostGator (and their mistakes), which can help you in avoiding things that can damage the reputation of your firm.
Upgrading Your Hosting Network Infrastructure...
Managing and upgrading the infrastructure of your hosting network isn't a cake-walk to say the least. So, here are a few suggestions to minimize the unplanned down-times that customers absolutely hate!
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.
3 Simple Steps for Dealing With Domain Name...
As a web host and/or domain registrar, you're likely to encounter the Domain Name Infringement cases every now and then, and you must thoroughly know the UDRP rules to provide an effective resolution in such cases.
All that You Need to Know About cPanel Hosting
Here's a master guide to using cPanel for all the beginner-level users.
Quick Look at Differences Between Self-Managed...
When it comes to the selection of managed vs. self-managed hosting services, it all depends upon specific needs of the customers. Therefore, it is essential that you do provide the option of availing managed hosting services to your customers, rather than assuming that not many would be interested in the former option.
Top Web Hosting Deals in the Market
If you study the best web hosting deals offered by the leading hosts in the market, you can certainly devise a better strategy to leave a long lasting impact - here's an insight to some of the best hosting deals on the offer!
Top 4 Crucial Elements of an E-Commerce Hosting...
An e-commerce hosting package must come with all the essential components that are needed for managing an e-commerce site right from shopping carts, ease of management, and much more. So, here's an insight into the top 4 critical components of an e-commerce hosting package.
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.
How Are Next-Gen Data Centers Different in...
Next-gen data centers have become the need of the hour, so let's take a quick look at the expectations from them, and the corresponding modern storage options.
Brief Guide to Setting Up Billing Operations...
Just launched a new hosting firm, and trying to learn how to set-up billing operations for a hosting company? This comprehensive guide will help you in figuring out everything right from the billing system, order processing, support system, down to accounting, and record keeping.
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.
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.
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.
How Have Data Centers Evolved from Model T
Data center virtualization has paved the way for evolution of several aspects in this field; here's a quick insight into transformation from T-model
What's the Better Choice in IaaS: Colocation or...
When it comes to choosing IaaS, there are basically two choices - server colocation and wholesale hosting. Here are the pros and cons of the two, and the opinion of industry experts.
7 Things That You Must Include in Your Hosting...
Have you ever bothered to review whether your web hosting packages are enticing enough, and do they offer anything unique to the customers or are they just one among countless similar offerings in the market?
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.
Check Out These 6 Awesome Cloud Storage Choices!
This post lists outs top 6 cloud storage devices for home and office use, as well as workgroups, and they can come in handy for small web hosts, resellers as well as individuals.
How to Eliminate Downtimes with the Right...
Choice of hosting architecture solution can make a lot of difference to the performance of the website, and managing the downtimes, and controlling the unforeseen hiccups; here's a quick insight.
How to Monitor Your Server as a Reseller Host?
Monitoring your server is crucial to its functioning now that hackers are taking over systems day in and day out in the news, as computers running at very high speeds and gigs and gigs of memory have become easily accessible to all. This article briefs about the process of monitoring your server on cPanel.
Future of Web Hosting Industry and Growth...
2014 is fast approaching, and as a web host, you need to a get a pulse of the market sentiments, and be prepared to take on new challenges. So, here is what you need to keep in mind.
What Should an Email Host Really Offer?
Email web hosting is gaining popularity as everyone needs a reliable e-mail host. Hence, one must know the elements of becoming an ideal email host.
Top 5 Advantages of Remote Server Monitoring...
You ought to use all kinds of tactics to boost customer retention rates in the hosting industry, and usage of Remote Server Monitoring Tools is certainly proven to be valuable, and effective.
How Should Web Hosts Cope with the Changing...
There have been tons of changes in web hosting industry in the recent time, and if you aren't really following the updates, then the chances are high that your business could stagnate, and turn obsolete in near future. So, here's what you should keep an eye on, and cope up with the changing landscape of modern Web Hosting industry.
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.
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.
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.
Traits of a Reliable Web Host
Becoming a reliable web host takes much more than just providing high up-time guarantee, and great customer support; let's discuss some of the important traits of reliable web hosts.
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 Deal With DMCA Takedown Requests as a...
DMCA complaints are becoming quite common these days, and as a web hosting provider, you must know how to deal with such issues, so here are a few important things to remember.
Software Driven Data Centers Could be the Game...
Software driven data centers have been talked about for quite some time now, but their practicality is still a big dilemma. However, software-defined data centers have plenty of advantages, which make them a favorite among masses for adoption, as the next-gen​ data centers make their way into the markets.
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.

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