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How to Launch a Self-Hosted WordPress Site with a Leading Host

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DreamHost WordPress Review (2017): Expert Rating for DreamPress Hosting

An In-Depth Look at DreamHost's WordPress & DreamPress Offerings

It seems simple — Rule No. 1 of hosting a WordPress website is to keep the ultra-popular content management system and plugins updated to avoid security risks. I know this and tell others about... read more »
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Web Hosting Comparison Chart 2017: Top 21 Hosts & Services

Our Experts' Web Hosting Comparison Chart of 2017

It’s no longer a question: Businesses need a website to keep up with the current market. If you’re not online, many people won’t know you exist — at least, the 95% of consumers who search... read more »
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GoDaddy VPS Review 2017 — Hosting Experts Rate GoDaddy Servers

Read What the Experts Really Think of GoDaddy's Virtual Servers

Like so many rookie web hosting consumers, I turned to GoDaddy for my first domain name and shared hosting account. I had cluelessly signed up for the wrong shared hosting plan, but... read more »
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7 Best Reliable & Cheap WordPress Hosting Services (2017)

Guide to Getting the Cheapest, Most Reliable, Hosting for WordPress

When most people tweet #ilovewp, they’re broadcasting more than just a hashtag. The line has become a motto for so many WordPress users who have successfully built careers with the free,... read more »
By: Sean Garrity, 7/13/2017
Fastest Web Hosting Companies 2017 — Top SSD Hosts & Services

2017’s Fastest Hosts Feature SSDs, Caching, and Prime Performance

After a year or so of testing and writing about some of the best web hosting companies in the industry, I started feeling a little self-conscious about the host I had chosen for my personal sites... read more »
By: Laura Stamey, 11/9/2017
5 "Shared vs. Reseller Hosting" Differences: Which is Better?

Our Guide to Reseller Hosting Plans vs. Shared Server Hosting

As the resident techie in my family and friend group, I have often been recruited to “help” folks choose a domain, sign up with a web host, get WordPress up and running, and explain... read more »
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