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Bluehost Cloud — 2017 Hosting Review

How Our Experts Rate Bluehost Cloud Hosting for Features and Price

Coupling affordability with a stellar reputation, Bluehost is a natural choice for many new site owners searching for their first web hosting provider. The company powers more than 2 million... read more »
By: Laura Stamey, 12/12/2017
How Much Should I Pay for Web Hosting? — Website Costs 2017

How Much Should I Pay for Web Hosting? (2017's Host Pricing Guide)

The advent of the internet brought several promising advancements. Suddenly, students didn’t have to schlep encyclopedias home from the library whenever a report was due; Grandma could live... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 12/8/2017
14 Best: Free WordPress Hosting & Top Providers for WP Sites (2017)

Getting the Best Deals on Hosting for WordPress: Free vs. Best Value

Show of hands: Who here has clicked on an ad, made an impromptu 90-degree turn in the store, or signed up for something you later realized was outlandish simply because you read an enticing... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 12/4/2017
Shopify Review: New App Arrive™ Delivers Consolidated Order Tracking

New Shopify App Arrive™ Delivers Consolidated Package Tracking

Powering independent online businesses of all sizes, Shopify retailers made more than $1 billion in sales during the Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping sprees. Now, Shopify’s newest... read more »
By: Laura Stamey, 11/30/2017
Bluehost Coupons 2017 — Discounts Up to 63% Off, Plus Free Domain

How to Snag the Best Deals on Bluehost Servers and Hosting

I’m a sucker for a good deal. It doesn’t matter if it’s a BOGO offer for a fantastic pair of pumps or free shipping after I’ve piecemealed together $5 items I’ll... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 11/27/2017
10 Best: Hosting for Affiliate Marketers (2017) — What to Look For

Want to Make Money? 2017's Best Hosting Plans for Affiliate Marketers

When it comes to selling online, entrepreneurs face two paths. The one most commonly traveled involves years of perfecting an idea, attracting customers, gathering feedback, streamlining the... read more »
By: Laura Stamey, 11/22/2017
Cloud Hosting vs. Shared Hosting — 6 Comparisons & Our 2017 Picks

Cloud vs. Shared Hosting Comparisons and Our Picks for the Top Plans

When encountering the buffet of web hosting plans for the first time, customers can easily be overwhelmed by the various options, configurations, and acronyms. Matching the right server portions... read more »
By: Laura Stamey, 11/16/2017
One.com “WordPress” Review 2017: The Best Hosting Rated by Experts

What Our Experts Say About One.com’s WordPress Hosting Plans

For the past few months, Empire troops have been clashing with Rebel forces in my kitchen, living room, bedrooms, and backyard. The battlefield is a treacherous place with the ever-present risk... read more »
By: Sean Garrity, 11/13/2017
How to Unzip a File in Linux/Ubuntu

Linux/Ubuntu Help: Unzip a File

File compression can be accomplished in many different ways on a Linux system. The easiest way to determine which method to use to de-compress your file is to look at the extension. If your... read more »
By: Ryan Frankel, 10/9/2015
How to Change File Ownership & Groups in Linux

How Can I Change File Ownership and Groups in Linux?

File ownership and groups for files are fundamental to the Linux operating system. Every file in Linux is managed by a specific user and a specific group. Figure Out Who Owns the File, Then Use... read more »
By: PJ Fancher, 10/9/2015
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