Using managed WordPress hosting means that you rent a single server for your website. You aren’t sharing the space with other websites, and there aren’t any other customers. This means that your WordPress site hosting environment is entirely personal, free from security risks.
I’ve been running sites for awhile now. And that means I have to move (or migrate) sites pretty often as I find new web hosts that I like better. And moving sites used to be a pretty technically arduous task. Some web hosts offer free migration but those would often take days and sometimes had […]
I’ve been hosting websites since 2006. And throughout that whole time, I’ve tried a lot of web hosts. And I mean a lot. If I had to count, I can confidently say that I’ve been with over 30 web hosts. I don’t use just one web host. Right now, I host my various sites on 5 web hosts. […]
After migrating a site, you want to check to see if everything is in working order first before changing your DNS (nameserver) records over to the new web host. I have purchased numerous sites and have migrated sites numerous times. As such, I’ve come to realize that it is not always best to change nameservers […]
It is common in the web hosting industry to charge for a year’s worth of hosting upfront. This makes sense because shared hosting is relatively cheap if prorated on a monthly basis, sometimes going as low as $2 a month. So it makes economic and business sense for companies to charge a year up front. […]