WordPress Blog Hosting: WordPress.com or Self-Hosted?

Idaconcpts

Given that WordPress hosts 59,914,568 as of 09/25/2011 and that over 301 million people view more than 2.5 billion pages each month on WordPress.com-hosted blogs (data from WordPress Stats ), it is not a surprise that many users around the world have chosen WordPress as their CMS of choice.

4 Ways Your Hosting Can Make or Break Your Ecommerce Website

Socialmedia.biz

And just like sound construction is critical to building a home to sell, you’ll need one of the best hosting plans to ensure the foundation of your website is solid and reliable. With that in mind, we’ve highlighted the 4 ways your hosting can make or break your e-commerce website.

4 Keys to Choosing an IT hosting Services Company in 2018

Social Media Marketing

IT hosting remains one of the most important decisions for any business or institutions in a tech-savvy world. Today when your virtual image is perceived as your real one you need to take a pragmatic approach to selecting an IT hosting service company. The hosting landscape has been constantly changing and if you are looking to choose the best IT Hosting Service Company in 2018 here are four things you need to consider.

Cool Web Hosting company

The Marketing Blog

45 pm Web Hosting demystified – I Jump to Comments I’ve been running my blog on wordpress.com which offcourse is a free account currently. The other day I was doing a bit of search (organic search) for a cheap, reliable, quality (wow i.e. quite a bit) web-hosting provider. After some brain-storming I discovered a kool webhosting company called Velnetweb which seems to be one stop shop for all web hosting needs. i have use it to hosting my web qronis.web.id

How To Translate Your Company Purpose Into Slick Visual Branding

Waxing UnLyrical

Look at other companies in your field that you aspire to rival, and think carefully about how they describe themselves, then relate that to the imagery they use. Ideally, your visual branding should be broadly familiar, but just different enough to give you an edge over those other companies.

Why Become a Web Hosting Reseller?

Idaconcpts

Web hosting reselling entails renting a server from another web hosting company and leasing out bandwidth, hard disk space, and processing power to other customers at a lower rate. In turn, you can place ads on the websites of people you host on your private server.

Klout Adds WordPress But Not For Self Hosted Blogs?

Jason Yormark

Apparently the new addition only covers WordPress.com hosted blogs and not self hosted blogs. Anyone that goes to the trouble of self hosting a blog typically is serious about their blogging. Most of the successful and lasting blogs you find online are self hosted.

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The Importance Of Good Web Hosting

Small Business Mavericks

Businesses who make their first attempt to participate in online marketing often make the mistake of choosing the wrong hosting company. There are so many hosting companies offering services and so many different types of hosting services available that it can be overwhelming to some small business owners who just want a website for their business. Make sure your web host has plenty of servers and that those servers are in constant maintenance.

14 Steps to Hosting a Successful Webinar

Convince & Convert

Following is a step-by-step list of how to host a memorable, interesting, and useful webinar. If you have a LinkedIn company page, share it there and ask people for recommendations so it rises in search results inside the social network. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

Host yourself: Don’t leave your digital space in someone else’s hands

Idaconcpts

When it comes to running a small business or blogging about your recent travel adventures to Spain, anyone who works online understands the need for speedy and effective Internet hosting service. So, about web hosting services? Web hosting companies provide several features that vary.

Who Is Your Host Neighbor?

Small Business Mavericks

Web hosting is a necessity for online marketing. One of the important factors to consider when setting up a hosting account is who your neighbors are. This is important because if you get put on a server that is a bad neighborhood – several of your hosting neighbors are spammers – then you could get a bad reputation by association. Your choice of hosting companies has a lot to do with that reputation. website development hosting spammers web hostin

How to Host a Succesful Web Contest

Idaconcpts

As such, if you are searching for ways to increase your website’s traffic, consider hosting a web contest to appeal to those basic human desires. If developed correctly, the contest could even boost the company’s sales for months to come.

How to Host a Successful Instagram Takeover in 7 Easy Steps

Hootsuite

The takeover host might be a celebrity, an influencer, or even a team member. If you’re looking to connect with a niche group, or reach a new market segment, the right takeover host can help you do that. Choose your takeover host.

Web Hosting demystified - II

The Marketing Blog

Home About In the Media Web Hosting demystified – I Market yourself as an individual August 1, 2007.4:55 Jump to Comments Continuing from my last post on Web hosting ( trying to focus a bit on tech. these days … ) My quest for a good web-host landed me at several websites, blogs and discussion forums. 55 am Discussion forums still alive. A lot of them appeared to make quite a few promises.

8 Professional Speaker Tips to Ignite Trifecta Success for Audience, Event Hosts and YOU!

Pam Moore

This strategy helped me survive 13 major layoffs at one company alone. Research past events if the event organizer has hosted the same or similar events in the past. What social networks are they using to communicate with other attendees, sponsors and event hosts?

A Very Special Social Pros: Announcing Your New Co-Host!

Convince & Convert

Yext is a leader in digital presence management software, and has developed a solution for companies to be able to manage their digital presence at scale. Jeff is leaving us in excellent hands with our new co-host, Mr. Adam Brown , the Executive Strategist at Salesforce.

Why B2B Companies Need to Get Started with Facebook Live

Convince & Convert

However, while people are increasingly familiar with live video—particularly thanks to Facebook Live—there is still hesitation from companies in adopting this strategy to grow their business. Live video is nothing new. In fact, live broadcasting has been around since the 1950s.

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Why This Blog is Hosted with Tubu

Ari Herzog

Every website must be hosted for you to see it. While you can find similar costs at GoDaddy, BlueHost, DreamHost, RackSpace, and other web hosting companies, Tubu’s customer service is top-notch and second to none. Screenshot by theloon.

How to Host Your Domain Name with Bing.com For Free

Bill Hartzer

Tired of having to pay for web hosting and don’t want to park your domain name with a domain name parking company ? Well, you can (temporarily) host your domain name with Bing.com for free. How to host your domain with Bing. Connecting to host.

Why I Chose SiteGround for Web Hosting

Ari Herzog

In the 14 years since purchasing ariherzog.com, I’ve paid several companies for web hosting. I don’t know any blogger, company, or website owner that operates their own server. Everyone — person and business — rents space for a monthly or annual period of time with a hosting provider. For the past three years I hosted my site with HostGator. I just want you to know about a company that has me as a new customer.

What to Expect When Moving WordPress to New Hosting

Kikolani

I would actually suggest that if you have a self-hosted blog or website that you sign up for a free account with Pingdom. No crash = you’re paying an obscene amount for hosting or you’re not getting enough attention to your launch.

How To Choose A Hosting Provider For Your e-Commerce Site

The Realtime Report

How To Choose A Hosting Provider For Your e-Commerce Site . One of the most important decisions you’ll make for your e-commerce store is the choice of a hosting provider. Hosts maintain computers specifically dedicated to housing websites. Dedicated Hosting .

The Complete Bloggers’ Guide to Web Hosting

ProBlogger

Blog hosting can be a confusing thing to navigate , particularly if you’re new to the blogging game or just striking out with your own domain. While I fully agree that these three are quality hosting companies, I wouldn’t label them as the best WordPress hosting choice for every blogger.

Which is the Best Blog Hosting Solution?

ProBlogger

If you have a self-hosted website (or are about to start one), you’ll probably want to know the answer too: Which is the best blog hosting solution? Check out the web hosting services topic on any forum or community discussion board, and you'll see both glowing endorsements and damning negativity for every hosting company out there - no matter how good they are. You'll even see entire sites dedicated to getting a referral commission for a specific blog host.

General Electric Hosts a Virtual Science Fair On Tumblr

Convince & Convert

To host this campaign, General Electric has introduced a new “#6SecondsScience Fair” Tumblr , which serves as a virtual home for the best submissions. What started as six second science lessons on Vine has morphed into a user-generated campaign just in time for the back-to-school season.

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Burt’s Bees Turns To Social Media Community To Host Global Beeday Celebration

Convince & Convert

To celebrate its 30th birthday, Burt’s Bees took to Facebook and Twitter on September 17th to host a Global Beeday celebration with its community.

How to import Posterous to self-hosted WordPress

The Way of the Web

We tend to always recommend self-hosting if your site is important to you and your business, partly because third-party services can close or change, and partly because it gives you a lot more control over backups. Setting up self-hosted WordPress: To set up your site, you need 2 things.

Why I Switched Blog Hosting Companies (and Who I’m With Now)

ProBlogger

One of the most common questions I’m asked about how I run my blogs is, “What web host do you use and recommend?” In the last six months, I’ve made a switch in the hosting of all of my blogs, which has resulted in the most stable period for my blogs in the last decade.

How Top Companies Use GIFs on Twitter

Convince & Convert

With users and companies alike dropping in to celebrate with their best GIFs, who stood out? Check out these ten clever GIFs from various companies, sports teams, and more for a few helpful tips on how to incorporate GIFs as part of your Twitter engagement strategy.

Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study

The Marketing Blog

39 pm Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study Jump to Comments We recently did a study to understand how the businesses in India are using twitter. For this study we profiled 66 companies from ’9′ verticals and analysed them on different quantitative & qualitative parameters like no. Iffort Consulting , a NCR based social media consulting firm has researched the Twitter usage by companies in India.

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All You Need to Know About Instagram Takeovers: How to Host a Takeover in 6 Simple Steps

Buffer Social

With a takeover, the host gets someone who can bring value to their followers while the guest gets to reach a new audience with their content. For example, Kuno Creative, an inbound marketing agency, experimented with having employees take over the company’s Instagram account.

Web Hosts Hijacking 404 Error Pages on Live Web Sites

Bill Hartzer

Some web hosting companies have now taken it to a new low: they are monetizing (making money) from your web site without your knowledge. But what your web hosting is doing is not right. There are about 300,000 web sites hosted on the ixwebhosting.com nameservers.

3 Companies Focused on Helping Not Selling

Convince & Convert

This article for me is part sharing what I know about digital marketing tools and part love letter to three companies that really deserve your business. Its no secret that my favorite web company right now is Wistia. For business hosting, I strongly feel that Wistia has no equal.

Chase Ignores Domain Name Whois Privacy, Sends Credit Card Offers to Web Host

Bill Hartzer

When they encounter whois privacy on a domain name, they are disregarding it and alternatively sending the credit card offers to the domain owners’ web hosting companies. I own a small web hosting business in East Texas called Mabank.net.

Host of the Social Media Roundup Podcast!

Taylor Marek

I’m also working with the guys at Posse Social Media , a consulting company based in Charlotte, NC. I just wanted to announce to you guys that I am going to be starting up a new podcast! It’s called the Social Media Roundup Podcast. In it I will cover the latest social media tips, news, and interviews. Hoping to interview some of the big guys and anyone else who’d be interested in sharing their knowledge.

How One Company is Measuring What Really Matters

Convince & Convert

The company also hosted a special event and art installation with artist Annica Lydenberg, who painted the inspiring responses on nearly 250 scales, which were then displayed as part of an art installation in Grand Central’s Vanderbilt Hall.

How 5 Top Companies Celebrated National Dog Day

Convince & Convert

Over ten years later, the occasion has become increasingly popular on social media, with companies sharing a range of adorable photos, contests, information about charitable partnerships, and dog-friendly offices. So, which companies put their best paw forward?

Why Tech Companies Must Be Careful About Change

Convince & Convert

” According to Twitter’s blog , the company made the switch because: “We want to make Twitter easier and more rewarding to use, and we know that at times the star could be confusing, especially to newcomers. It has been a big week for the company formerly known as RelayRides.

Harambe Live: Secrets to blowing up your company’s social channels

Socialmedia.biz

V iral marketer Vincent Dignan is on a 100-date world tour right now, teaching companies how to blow up their social channels. What possessed Dignan to host such a spectacle? It’s a tactic that “allows a company to reach a wide range of people at low cost,” he says.

How to Manage an Enterprise Hosting Solution

Ari Herzog

I often get a lot of questions about enterprise hosting solutions – and for good reason. However, hosting depends on the amount of space you need. With an enterprise hosting solution, you can not only protect your information by placing it on your own dedicated servers, but you can also determine exactly where you want specific data to be stored – something you lose with public cloud hosting. Enterprise Hosting Software.