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File Hosting: Is It Right For Your Site?

October 21st, 2009 . by Claire

A content delivery network (CDN) can speed up your site. But a CDN may not be that useful if you want to serve a lot of media. Is it better to upgrade your hosting account or use a file host? [Note: This article is from 2009, so some of the prices are now out of […]

5 Hosting Problems You Can Fix Without Switching

October 16th, 2009 . by Claire

Moving web host is sometimes necessary. But it’s almost always a pain. If you can avoid switching, it can save a lot of stress. If you’re experiencing one of the problems below, try talking with your host before cancelling your account. 1. Random Site Outages If your site seems to go down for no particular […]

What Is Green Web Hosting?

October 3rd, 2009 . by Jonathan

There is little doubt that green is the new black, especially in tech circles. Everyone wants to be as environmentally friendly as possible and that includes web hosts. Web hosts are some of the largest energy consumers and biggest polluters in the tech word. Hundreds, if not thousands of high-end servers left on 24/7 in […]