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13 Best Web Hosting for SEO (2019) — How Websites Get Top Rankings

Boost Your Search Rankings with the Top Hosts for SEO

In March 2016, Apex Forum announced its search engine optimization challenge that would pit web developers and SEO experts from around the world against one another for a shot at upward of... read more »
By: Sean Garrity, 11/9/2017
15 Best: Web Hosting for Artists & Art Portfolio Builders 2019

A Look at the Top 15 Web Hosts for Artists to Showcase Portfolios

In 2003, when patrons had their tickets torn and entered the main space of London’s famous Tate Modern art gallery, they were confronted with a solar-sized exhibit. Artist Olafur Eliasson’s The... read more »
By: Sean Garrity, 10/5/2017
15 Best: Web Hosting for Developers — ASP.NET & WP Tools (2019)

Our Reviews and Top Picks for Developer-Friendly Hosting

As a fresh-faced student learning how to code table-based designs and using this new-fangled contraption called WordPress, web hosting was just another nuisance. I barely understood what the... read more »
By: Laura Bernheim, 11/9/2017
15 Best: Web Hosting for Beginners 2019 Guide — WordPress & More

Attn New Site Owners: Our Guide to the Top Web Hosts for Novices

The number of websites rose to more than 1.2 billion in 2017, and their purposes run the gamut — from blogs on how to wrap the most efficient trout fishing fly to eCommerce giants selling the... read more »
By: Sean Garrity, 9/28/2018
14 Web Hosting Security Best Practices (2019) — Top Hosts & Servers

14 Hosting Security Best Practices to Protect Your Online Presence

When we think about website security, the highly publicized breaches of major companies come to mind. Multimillion-dollar security leaks involving exposed credit card information, login... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 1/11/2018
1&1 VPS Review 2019: Hosting Expert Ratings for 1&1 Servers

We Take 1&1's Virtual & Cloud Servers for a Spin — See the Results

Many budding web entrepreneurs see the wide range of cheap, entry-level shared hosting plans on the market as an easy way to get a foot in the door to the online business world. Basic shared... read more »
By: Sean Garrity, 11/9/2017
"Shared Hosting vs. Dedicated Hosting" — Server Differences (2019)

Shared vs. Dedicated Hosting — Server Types and Differences

I run a small business providing web design and hosting, and we host a lot of clients. Some of our clients have special security needs and some have what we call regular brochure sites that have... read more »
By: Mark Jefferson, 1/11/2018
2019 Guide: How to Move a WordPress Site to a New Host (3 Steps)

Moving Your WordPress Site to a New Server or Domain in 3 Easy Steps

When a freelance website client tells you they’re unhappy at their current host and asks you to help migrate their WordPress site to a new host, you’ll want to help out and not lose their... read more »
By: Laura Bernheim, 3/9/2018
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