About The Author

Joe Warnimont

Joe Warnimont is a seasoned professional writer with more than a decade of experience covering topics such as WordPress, web hosting, eCommerce platforms, and social media. He graduated with a Bachelor's Degree from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business, along with a secondary Bachelor's in Telecommunications. This educational background paved the way for a multifaceted career at talent agencies, production studios, and a software company specializing in golf courses. Joe resides in Chicago, writing for tech brands and publications like ThemeIsle and HostingAdvice. A firm believer in the transformative power of eCommerce for small businesses, Joe's passion was ignited while working at his father's hardware store. There, after repairing screens and windows, he developed email marketing campaigns and managed the store's eCommerce website. When not immersed in technical writing, Joe unwinds by practicing yoga and visiting national parks.

Latest Posts

15 posts written/edited to date
11 Best MODX Cloud and Web Hosting (Feb. 2024)

Scale Easily With These MODX Cloud and Web Hosts

The vast majority of websites I build use WordPress as the content management system. Every so often, though, a website requires the utmost flexibility and... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
2/20/2024
13 Best Cloud VPS Hosting Providers (Feb. 2024)

Your Guide to The Best Cloud VPS Hosting Providers

The more I learn about cloud VPS hosting, the more it intrigues me. It’s the elusive middle ground between shared and dedicated hosting. It’s affordable, reliable,... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
2/19/2024
7 Best Apache Cassandra Hosting Providers (Feb. 2024)

Cloud and VPS Hosts to Support a Cassandra Database

Netflix uses it. So do Apple, Facebook, and Twitter. Apache Cassandra works for the tech behemoths of the world and for developers looking to grow just as large. The... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
2/19/2024
2024 Cloudways Free Trial — Try it 100% Free

2024 Cloudways Free Trial — No Credit Card Needed

I enjoy covering the hosting industry, but one part bugs me about hosting providers: free trials (or lack thereof). Why can’t customers at least see a hosting... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
2/12/2024
13 Cheapest Domain Renewal Hosts (Feb. 2024)

Keep Your Domain Costs Low with These Hosts

A free domain name sounds too good to be true, right? Most times, yes. Yet, I’ve found that signing up for a hosting plan presents the best opportunity to keep... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
1/25/2024
5 Best SMTP Hosting Providers (Feb. 2024)

SMTP Hosting Solutions for Business

Emailing seems so simple, but nothing could be further from the truth. I once tried to send transactional emails — those sent to customers for receipts, tracking... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
1/22/2024
13 Best SaaS Hosting Providers (Feb. 2024)

Find Scalability and Reliability with These Top SaaS Hosts

If you’ve used Salesforce, Shopify, Dropbox, or Google Apps, you have experience with a product that uses SaaS hosting. I’ve worked with them all, and I’m constantly... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
1/18/2024
11 Best Bootstrap Hosting Plans (Feb. 2024)

Find the Perfect Shared and VPS Hosting for Bootstrap

There’s a saying in the WordPress world to never “hack the core.” It means to avoid messing with the core WordPress code. Akin to “don’t reinvent the wheel,” it... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
1/16/2024
7 VPS Windows Hosts Experts Recommend (Feb. 2024)

Detailed Research of the Best VPS Windows Hosts

I remember the early days of my career when I designed websites for golf courses. For the average golf course, shared hosting made sense. Some courses, however,... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
1/8/2024
13 Best InMotion Hosting Alternatives (Feb. 2024)

Find Hosting That’s Like InMotion (Or Better!)

The first time I tried , its speed impressed me. I found my WordPress sites loading faster, and even lower-tier InMotion Hosting plans provide what other hosts... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
12/19/2023
GoDaddy Cheap Hosting vs. Others $1 Up (Feb. 2024)

GoDaddy's Cheap Hosting vs. Others

I’ve hosted dozens of sites on GoDaddy because it offers cheap hosting options that make it easy to keep costs low. I like the lower-tiered pricing plans from... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
12/11/2023
9 Best Hosts for Web and Mobile Apps (Feb. 2024)

Hosting for Web and Mobile App Developers

The average mobile app’s retention rate starts at 25.6%, and by day 30, the number of people using an app dwindles to 4.3%. It’s a well-known fact about the mobile... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
11/14/2023
9 Best NVMe WordPress Hosting (Feb. 2024)

Find the Perfect NVMe Host for Your WordPress Site

I built my first WordPress website eager to launch a blog about email marketing for writers. All went well except for one thing: The site was slow. People had... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
11/6/2023
8 Free Domain Name Hosts (Feb. 2024)

Get a Free Domain From These Hosts

Domain names aren’t free — at least not the good ones. I’ve researched many services that advertise so-called “free domain names,” but most carry some baggage. They... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
10/31/2023
2024 Hostinger Free Trial — Try it 100% Free

Try Hostinger for Free Today

Far too often, I sign up for yearlong subscriptions thanks to the allure of cheaper overall pricing. I’ve adjusted that mindset, however, and now have a policy where... read more »
Joe Warnimont
By: Joe Warnimont
10/10/2023