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Top 100 Web Hosting Twitter Accounts

October 15th, 2013 . by Admin

Social media can be fun, but it’s also a useful tool that can facilitate numerous types of communication. Savvy hosting providers use Twitter for several purposes: to communicate with their customers, to respond to customer service issues and questions, and even to broadcast anticipated down times as well as unexpected glitches. We sifted through hundreds [...]

14 Popular Websites Speedtested

September 13th, 2010 . by Claire

In this article, we’ll pit some popular websites head to head. The challenge is simple. Which site loads faster? Using http://whichloadsfaster.com, we’ll open two sites side by side and track the loading time. The Rules Each test is run five times. Adblock was enabled to prevent ad networks from interfering. Tests are performed using Google Chrome [...]

Is Your Web Host On Twitter Yet?

April 24th, 2009 . by Richard

I didn’t get Twitter for a long time. I mean, the l-o-n-g-e-s-t time. Like many people, I damned it as just another time drain. I was delighted to be proved wrong when I saw some real world uses. One that captured my imagination was seeing how companies like Zappos and Dell were using Twitter to [...]

How to Make Custom Twitter Backgrounds

January 14th, 2009 . by Claire

Want to make your Twitter page a little more professional or personal? Now you can customise the background. Here’s how it works. Check out this informative post from the CronCast blog. It includes dimensions and layout suggestions to help you create your own Twitter background efficiently. Alternatively, Hugh Briss creates custom Twitter Backgrounds for $75 (or for [...]

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