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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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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 -
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
How to Set Up a Website Quickly
Here's how you can register a domain
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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!
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.
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 -
Understanding a Data Center and Its Management
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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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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...
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.
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.
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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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.
All That You Need to Know About Running...
This article basically briefs on the process of running EasyApache through SSH.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
3 Things to Remember before Signing the Dotted...
Choosing an IaaS provider can be tricky for those who don't have prior experience of doing so. Here are three crucial things to remember before picking an IaaS provider, to ensure smooth operations post vendor selection.
Tips for Using Amazon S3 Hosting Services
Here are some cool tweaks and tips for using Amazon S3 hosting services more efficiently.
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 that You Need to Know About cPanel Hosting
Here's a master guide to using cPanel for all the beginner-level users.
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.
All About Amazon's EC2
Amazon's EC2 platform has been the center of attention of all the cloud users, and cloud hosting providers.
Common Web Hosting FAQs
Here are some of the common web hosting questions asked by the customers, and answers to those questions.
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.
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?
What's the Benefit of Cloud Computing?
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Why Are Managed Cloud-Based Hosting Services...
Managed hosting have always been in demand, but now the ones backed by strong cloud storage solutions are in higher demand more than ever before; here's a quick insight into the various benefits offered by managed cloud hosting solutions.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Benefits of Disaster Recovery in Cloud Computing
It's certainly the time to say good-bye to the good-old magnetic tapes, and move on to the cloud disaster recovery systems, but if you're unsure about their benefits, here's a quick look at them.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Commonly Overlooked Security Flaws in Web...
Web conferencing services are widely used by all forms of businesses right from startups to large corporate giants, but many of them are not aware of the potential security issues; here's a quick insight.
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.
All that You Need to Know about Solar-Powered...
At a time when all the emphasis is on green living, solar powered web hosting makes perfect sense, as it can greatly help in curbing the energy consumption, and turn out to be an eco-friendly option too.
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.
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.
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.
Basics of Media Hosting
Get to know more about media hosting, and its outburst with the evolution of cloud computing in this article.
5 Reasons Why You Should Switch to IIS 8 Hosting
The latest Windows IIS 8 has indeed turned out to be a game-changer
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 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!
Security Issues and Top Concerns with Cloud...
Here's a quick insight into the top cloud issues, and how to address them.
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...
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 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.
How Should Hosting Providers Deal With DDoS...
Dealing with hosting security issues can be tricky, and DDoS attacks are one of the serious issues that web hosts need to deal with. It's critical for hosting providers to act against such attacks seriously, in order to safeguard the interest of their clients.
Best Business Web Hosting Providers
There are plenty of distinct traits of the best web hosting providers that distinguish them from the rest, and in this article let's take a better look at those quality, along with profiles of some of the best business web hosts.
4 Main Hosting Challenges Faced by Smaller Firms
Here's a quick insight into 4 main hosting challenges faced by smaller firms
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.
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.
What Should Really be Classified a Secure Web...
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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!
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
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.
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.
4 Big Security Threats to Dedicated Server...
Dedicated hosting comes with a fair share of advantages over VPS and shared hosting, but it can be quite difficult to manage the security issues and prevent the malware attacks at the same time. Here are the top 4 security issues that have been haunting the dedicated server users for many years.
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.
High Quality Web Hosting Contributes to...
Quality of web hosting can have a big impact of interactive marketing and SEO campaigns; here's an insight!
Importance of Defining the USP of Your Hosting...
If you provide hosting services, it's important that you don't become jack of all trades, master of none, because unless you focus on a particular niche hosting market, you won't be able to compete with the bigger players in the hosting industry.
How Should Hosting Service Providers Boost...
In what ways can the shared hosting service providers boost their profits? In case you're running a hosting business, are you maximizing your profits or missing out on lot of money that your business could potentially generate? Well, here are all the answers to those common questions.
Should You Bank Big on Affiliates to Promote...
Let's admit it - hosting affiliates tend to generate thousands of customers every year for most of the big web hosts in the industry. So, is your hosting affiliate program enticing enough to keep your affiliates happy?
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.
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.
5 Tips to Grab a Good VPS Web Hosting Deal
There are literally tons of vps hosting deals in the market, but how do you really find the right ones? Here are a few secrets to grabbing a great deal, without really falling for those so-called low-cost deals that ultimately turn out to be extremely costly.
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.
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.
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.
Overview of ISP Manager Control Panel
Here's an insight into the ISP Manager Control Panel, and comparison with some of its close rivals such as Plesk.
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!
Are You Utilizing the Cloud Computing Power for...
Cloud computing has indeed been a blessing for all kinds of businesses, but it can be a mega boon especially for the SMBs/SMEs where cost-efficiency, and scalability are the biggest issues.
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.
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.
Spotlight on the Best Cloud Hosting Providers
When you take a look at the best cloud hosting providers in the current market, you'd only see big names like Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and SalesForce dominating the market. But, the demand for cloud services is extremely high, clearly indicating the possibility for few more companies making it big in the cloud hosting market...
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!
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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?
Commodity Servers Will Play a Crucial Role in...
Commodity server platforms are quickly becoming the next big thing in the data center industry, and replacing the conventional options at a quick pace, as the entire world is steadily progressing towards the cloud era, where just about everything is available on the Internet via cloud-based systems.
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.
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.
Choosing Between Dedicated Hosts and Virtual...
Find out the differences between dedicated hosts and virtual hosts, and what a hosting firm should offer, and a few aspects to be considered by customers before making a choice between the two.
Looking to Host Videos? Avoid the Shared Servers!
Hosting videos on shared servers can be a bad idea, and here's what can happen if you try to do so, along with four reasons why you should never even give it a thought.
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.
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.

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