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18 Cheap Month-to-Month Web Hosting Plans (2018): Pay Monthly

18 Cheap Web Hosting Plans With Monthly Billing Options (2018)

We get it — commitment isn’t for everyone. Whether it’s a relationship or a web hosting contract, some people just want to have an easy way out if things get dicey. For website... read more »
By: Laura Bernheim, 4/18/2018
15 Best International Web Hosting (2018): A Review of Top Global Hosts

We Reviewed the Best International Hosts — See Who Came Out on Top

In today’s digital-centric landscape, maintaining a robust online presence is crucial for business success wherever you’ve set up shop on the globe. In fact, more than 80% of shoppers go online... read more »
By: Sean Garrity, 4/2/2018
JustHost "WordPress" Review 2018: Hosting Features and Coupons

How Does JustHost Compare With the Top WordPress Hosts?

Imagine being a teenager again. Now, imagine starting a company at the same time you get your driver’s license. As if that weren’t enough, imagine becoming a millionaire only a year... read more »
By: Laura Bernheim, 3/26/2018
12 Best Anonymous Web Hosting (2018):  Web Page, Image & Server Hosting

Looking for Anonymous Web Hosting? See Which Hosts Deliver the Best

If you tell your friends you’re looking to run a website anonymously, odds are good they’re going to assume you’re involved in some kind of nefarious project on the dark web. This is no surprise,... read more »
By: Sean Garrity, 3/19/2018
2018's WordPress-Approved Hosts Officially Endorsed by WordPress.org

Which Hosting Providers Have the WordPress.org Seal of Approval?

WordPress, the wildly popular open-source software, now supports more than 74 million websites, and the most reputable hosting providers are answering the demand with plans tailored to its use.... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 2/26/2018
A2 Hosting “WordPress” Review 2018: Features, Support, & Coupons

Testing A2 Hosting and WordPress: How the Features Stack Up

2003 was a big year in technology: Apple launched the iTunes store, Google announced plans to go public, and Andy Rubin started developing the Android operating system. The ultra-popular H.264... read more »
By: Laura Bernheim, 2/15/2018
10 Best Christian Web Hosting Reviews & Hosts for Churches 2018

10 Best Christian Web Hosting Reviews & Hosts for Churches 2018

Just as many small business owners choose to support local businesses, and I get excited to work with fellow females in tech, Christians may want a Christian-run hosting provider when looking for... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 3/19/2018
"Email Hosting vs. Web Hosting" Differences & The Best Services 2018

What's the Difference Between Web Hosting and Email Hosting?

I never realized how muddy and cluttered the information on web hosting was until I started working on HostingAdvice. Definitions are ambiguous. Clarifications raise more questions. And... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 1/24/2018
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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