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How to Set Up Email Auto-Responders at DreamHost

August 26th, 2008 . by Claire

DreamHost offers all customers the chance to set up email auto-responders. You can set up as many auto-responders as you have email addresses. Here’s how they work. What’s an Auto-Responder? When you activate an auto-responder, anyone that emails you gets an automatic reply. This is useful if you’re away on vacation, for example. Auto-responders are […]

How to Find Your Dreamhost Error Log

August 25th, 2008 . by Claire

Dreamhost is a great hosting company, but some of its features are unusual. Finding the error log for a site can be difficult. Don’t give up. Dreamhost error log files are easy to download when you know how to access them. Downloading Your Dreamhost Error Log To view your log, you will need to use […]

News from the DreamHost Blog

August 22nd, 2008 . by Toni

Looks like Olympic Gold Medalist Nastia Liukin is hosted at DreamHost. When she won the gold, her website was flooded with traffic — read the full story on the DreamHost blog about how tech support responded to keep the site running while it was being slammed with traffic. In other news, DreamHost was named as […]

One Click Script Upgrades

August 15th, 2008 . by Toni

DreamHost recently announced a handy addition to their “one-click” software installs & upgrades. Now you can upgrade all of your software (like WordPress, Joomla, etc.) — all at the same time with just one click. Spiffy! If you are a WordPress power-user, with multiple blogs like me; I’m sure you can appreciate how this can […]

How to Delete WordPress Comments Awaiting Moderation

August 12th, 2008 . by Claire

Over time, the number of WordPress comments in your database can grow at an alarming rate. On a popular blog, you could find yourself with thousands of comments sitting in the ‘Awaiting Moderation’ queue. Unfortunately, WordPress provides no simple way of cleaning up comments. There’s a mass edit tool, but it’s not particularly versatile. In […]

DreamHost Charity Donations

August 6th, 2008 . by Toni

DreamHost offers its customers a nifty way to fund charities via “DreamHost Charity Donations”. If you log into your control panel then under Home > Give to Charity you can see the current organizations that DreamHost is supporting. You can donate funds to charities directly via the control panel, and the donations will be charged […]

Just for Fun – The Website is Down

August 5th, 2008 . by Toni

This killed me. The Website is Down: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcQ7RkyBoBc[/youtube] Created by: http://thewebsiteisdown.com/ Related articles by Zemanta Are Free Bandwidth And Distribution Bad? Ask Susan Boyle (techdirt.com) Top 10 Social Media Stories You Missed This Weekend (mashable.com)