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Does the Location of a Web Server Affect SEO Performance?

Does the Location of a Web Server Affect SEO Performance? Search engine optimization is of huge importance to the traffic a website gets. If you maintain good SEO practices for your website, and follow certain codes of practice, then you are very likely to become friends with major search engines. Ignore some of the rules, and you’re going to struggle to gain organic traffic. ...

5 Ways to Improve the Performance Speed of a Website

5 Ways to Improve the Performance Speed of a Website As mentioned in a previous article about website performance, how fast a website loads is a critical factor that will affect SEO, user experience and revenue performance for your website. This is why it should be an aim for every website owner to eek out as much performance of their website, to reduce the load time to as low as ...

What to Look for When Choosing WordPress Hosting

What to Look for When Choosing WordPress Hosting WordPress hosting is a huge topic of conversation on the internet, mainly due to the significance it can have to the success of a website. If you choose the right hosting provider, not only will you see great improvements to the reliability and performance of your website, you should be able to gain much better SEO too. ...

Understanding cPanel Statistics for Web Developers

Understanding cPanel Statistics for Web Developers cPanel is, by far, the most popular Linux-based control panels to run and maintain web hosting from. However, for someone that has come from shared hosting to dedicated hosting, it can seem quite a shock. This is generally because most shared hosting platforms have an ‘overlay’ over the hosting so that it is easy ...

How to Reduce CPU Load on Dedicated Server

How to Reduce CPU Load on Dedicated Server Over the past week, I’ve had some rather big issues around the CPU usage of my WordPress websites. To give you a background to this: The hosting plan was with GoDaddy Entrepreneur business dedicated hosting, which has a 4 CPUs There are 5 WordPress websites on the server Jetpack had notified me that my main website went ...

7 Factors to Take Into Account When Choosing Website Hosting

7 Factors to Take Into Account When Choosing Website Hosting As a website owner, there are going to be some major decisions you will have to make throughout the life of your website. What shall your domain be? How will you monetize the website? What is the content going to be about? Another question that can be often overlooked is in regards to what type of hosting should you have for ...

The Steps I Took Migrating from Shared to Dedicated Hosting

The Steps I Took Migrating from Shared to Dedicated Hosting For the vast majority of websites out there, the way your website is hosted by companies such as GoDaddy, Hostgator, WP Engine and more is through shared hosting – this is basically a server that is shared, in terms of its resources, with other websites. This means that each websites and it’s demands for resources ...

First Thoughts: Moving from Shared to Dedicated Hosting Servers

First Thoughts: Moving from Shared to Dedicated Hosting Servers It’s probably one of the biggest migrations a website owner can make, possibly apart from moving from Blogger to WordPress: changing from a shared host to a dedicated host. It’s something that every website should, and really need to, do as their traffic starts to gain serious numbers. However, it is a huge change ...

Shares vs Dedicated Hosting – Which Should You Use?

Shares vs Dedicated Hosting – Which Should You Use? When it comes to running a website, one thing that every website owner will have to invest in is a hosting package. Hosting is the computer server at which the website data is stored at. Every time somebody tries to load your website, they would be pointed to the servers (through an IP address), and the servers send the ...

5 Ways Web Hosting Impacts Your Online Business

5 Ways Web Hosting Impacts Your Online Business When setting up a website, most business owners don’t put enough time and effort into choosing a reliable web hosting service. Instead, they go for the most affordable option, pay them a monthly fee, and go on their merry way. However, this not a good idea. Choosing an unreliable provider may hurt your SEO efforts, website ...

How To Identify A Low-Quality Web Host – 21 Warning Signs [Infographic]

How To Identify A Low-Quality Web Host – 21 Warning Signs [Infographic] To build a successful online business, you need to pick a reliable web host. A good web host will ensure that your site is up and running at all times. It will make it easier for you to incorporate new software. It will also help you protect your website from malware, viruses and spam. Thus, ensuring better site performance, ...

Data protection and data rebuilding capabilities of RAID ensures business continuity

Data protection and data rebuilding capabilities of RAID ensures business continuity When you are planning for data backup, you have to consider the financial feasibility along with the technical feasibility of the method. The huge increase in data volume is posing a serious challenge to effectively plan for data recovery by backing up entire data on suitable media. It is now impractical to store entire systems ...

Effects Of Google Ranking On Any Site’s Life

Effects Of Google Ranking On Any Site’s Life Google’s algorithm is constantly being changed and updated throughout the year but the value of your site’s ranking in Google remains as important as it has been. The supreme controller of high leads and traffics is undoubtedly Google and with it being the major factor in marketing inbound it does have a big effect on any ...

wpengine – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign

wpengine – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign The last PPC campaign I analysed in the ‘Analyse A Real PPC Campaign’ series was from Markets.com, who had a great example of a PPC campaign on the whole, where both the search advert and landing page had many areas where it worked well and to Markets.com’s favour to get the conversion: a click onto the ...

How to Redirect https:// to https://

How to Redirect https:// to https:// For those with websites that are wanting to change the domain name of it, it should be a relatively straight forward process to change the domain name of your website and have the previous domain name forward to the new domain. However, for the majority of websites, this is easy when the original website did not have an SSL ...

SSL Certificates for Websites – Do You Need One?

SSL Certificates for Websites – Do You Need One? Every website owner is constantly making sure they have configured and given their website everything to succeed online. However, have you given your website an SSL certificate? For the majority of bloggers and website owners out there, they either are unsure what the SSL certificate does or have chosen not to have one on ...