Tag Archives: Web Hosting

The Best Overall Web Host of 2017 — An Honest Bluehost Review

After over a decade of being a professional web designer and a webmaster for clients on dozens of different hosts, including all the most popular ones, I have to say, overall, Bluehost is still the best. Pay close attention to the fact that I emphasize overall, as this is very intentional. The reason for this, […]

Web Hosting Guide — How Do I Find the Right Web Host for Me?

There are certainly no shortage of options when it comes to finding a service to help you host your website. There’s also been a huge explosion of cloud web hosts like Amazon, build-a-site web hosts like Squarespace, Wix, Weebly, and Shopify, and managed hosts like Pagely, WP Engine, and Rackspace, as well as traditional web […]

Getting Started with Your Very First Website

Many people these days need a website for business or just want one for personal use. Whether you have no idea how or where to start or you have some vague idea about where to start, this article is for you. Possibly, you’ve heard from word-of-mouth about how GoDaddy is the way to go, this […]

Best and Worst List of Software / Services

Keep in mind I’m referring to well-known, popular products. Obviously, there are far worse products out there that are relatively unknown, so not really notable. Web / Internet Browser Best Mozilla Firefox Worst Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) Ant-virus Software Best AVG Free Anti-virus Worst Symantec Norton Anti-virus (AKA McAfee Ant-virus) Firewall Software Best ZoneAlarm Free […]

Web Hosting: Best vs Worst

2017 update here. Last Updated October 10th, 2011 — Being a web designer for 5+ years now, I’ve seen a wide spectrum of web hosting setups and I’ve done just about every task associated with a hosting account and website. Some hosts were a breeze to navigate and set things up, and some were not. […]