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Weaving through Web Hosting Service Features

A number of businesses and organizations offer web hosting service — that is, space on their web server for your website. Most of these organizations charge for this service, and fees vary. You should [more…]

Popular Web Hosting Services for Your eBay Store

If you're looking for a Web-hosting service for your online eBay business, before deciding on a company, you should check out the different services available. Here are some of the better-known Web hosting [more…]

Compare Web Hosting Services

Basic requirements need to be in place before you can install WordPress on a web server. Explore web hosting environments and know which factors to take into consideration to determine the type of hosting [more…]

Musician Friendly Web Hosting Services

Some hosting services make it easy to create a website for you or your band and allow you to offer downloads or streams of your music, CDs, and other merchandise. All the following sites are geared toward [more…]

Top Ten Tips for Getting More from Your Web Hosting Plan

When you have your own website or blog, you have customers, readers, or even just followers who are relying on your web hosting skills. The following tips will help you get the most from your web hosting [more…]

Web Hosting For Dummies Cheat Sheet

This Cheat Sheet helps you pick the right web host and record all the relevant information you need so that you can use the facilities your hosting service provides. In the event that you want to switch [more…]

How to Set Up Web Hosted Error Pages

When a user requests a page from your website, one of the things that your website does is return a status code on an error page, which signals either a success or failure. The server logs each of these [more…]

Ten Free Web Hosting Apps

There are hundreds of useful, free web hosting applications out there that are designed to make your life easier. Don’t just do a Google search for free FTP apps and install what comes up without knowing [more…]

Ten Things Your Web Host Won't Help You with (for Free)

As awesome as your web host is, there are limitations to what it will do to help you as you design, build, and run your website. It all comes down to money. Your host will be more than happy to help with [more…]

How to Automate Functions on Your Website with cron Jobs

There are times when you need to do various different things on a set schedule and the web host server can help you with that using what is known as the cron. [more…]

How to Create E-Mail Addresses on Your Web Host

Your web hosting control panel is where you create e-mail addresses. You can have multiple addresses, depending on the limits set by your web host, so you can have one for yourself and give one to each [more…]

How to Use Your Web Hosted E-Mail Auto-Responder

Auto-responders, or auto-replies, can be really useful web tools or the bane of your existence, depending on how you use them. Many people dislike receiving automated replies when they’ve spent time crafting [more…]

How to Forward Your Web Hosted E-Mail

Web hosted mail forwarding can be useful and can simplify your life dramatically. The following are some examples of when you might want or need to use a mail forwarder: [more…]

How to Install a Web Hosted FTP Client

An FTP client is a web hosted program that enables you to connect using FTP (file transfer protocol). Both Windows and Mac OS X have built-in FTP clients, which are useable if you have something quick [more…]

How to Create New Accounts on a Web Hosted FTP

You may want to create additional accounts on a web hosted ftp for a variety of reasons. This allows some versatility and control to improve your business functionality. Some reasons to add an account [more…]

How to Manage Files with Your Website’s Control Panel

Your control panel gives you a handy way to manage your files without the need of a web hosted FTP client. This is something common to almost all control panels but is sometimes labeled slightly differently [more…]

How to Create a New Web Hosted Database

You need to create your database within your web host’s control panel and create a special database user who has permission to access it. When you are installing a web application or script that requires [more…]

How to Manage MySQL on Your Website with phpMyAdmin

phpMyAdmin is the go-to tool for quick, easy web hosted MySQL administration. Installed automatically on most web servers, it offers an intuitive and easy way to manage your databases through your browser [more…]

How to Use MySQL Workbench for Your Website

Although phpMyAdmin and other web hosting tools for managing databases are good, there may be times when you want something more powerful. MySQL Workbench is a good source in that instance. [more…]

How to Secure Your Web Hosted FTP

You will need to secure your web hosted ftp. You can make your FTP uploads and downloads more secure in one of two ways: through Secure File Transfer Protocol [more…]

How to Back Up Your Web Hosted Database

Sites that use web hosted databases must make database backups a priority. The site design can be easily re-created in the event of corruption or loss, but the data in databases is much harder to rebuild [more…]

How to Restore a Web Hosted Database from a Backup

Restoring a web hosted database from a backup can be one of the most nerve-racking and risky tasks you can undertake as a website owner. Use the following two simple rules, though, and it will be a lot [more…]

How to Use Web Stats to Improve Your Website

People don’t like slow websites. Using web stats can ensure that you don’t have one. We’re all getting spoiled these days by fast Internet connections, and research shows that web users will click away [more…]

How to Spot Security Breaches on Your Web Hosted Log Files

The big question is always about security. How can you spot web hosted security breaches to keep your site secure and guarantee that it won’t get hacked? The short answer is this: You can’t. [more…]

How to Choose the Right Script for Your Website

With such a variety of scripts available, making the right choice for your website can seem overwhelming. When you use the following steps, you can quickly find the right script for your needs: [more…]


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