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What are Dedicated Servers and why get one?

What are Dedicated Servers and Why Would You Need One?

Nearly 2 billion websites reside on servers around the world. By the time you finish reading this article, there will be a thousand more. Businesses large and small benefit from websites of their own. If you’ve looked to create one, you’ve seen providers talk about dedicated servers. But what are dedicated servers, anyway?

Linux VPS Hosting

A Beginner’s Guide to Linux VPS Hosting

There are over 1.7 billion websites online right now, each one of them running on some type of web hosting account. It’s safe to say a good number of those sites are running on underpowered hosting that delivers a less-than-ideal experience for their website visitors. If you want to avoid that problem with your site, Linux VPS hosting can help. Let’s look at what you should know about choosing the right type of web host.

Unlimited Bandwidth vs Unmetered Bandwidth - What's the difference?

Is Unmetered Bandwidth The Same Thing as Unlimited Bandwidth?

Over 4.3 billion people — or 56% of the world’s population — now use the Internet. On any given day, many of these Internet users carry out over 3.5 billion searches on Google alone. And upon clicking on a search result, they end up on one of the 1.27 billion active websites today. Now, wouldn’t it be awesome if these users landed on your website? Of course. But for them to even see your site’s contents, your website needs to be on a server with sufficient bandwidth. This is why you should consider a server offering unmetered bandwidth. With this,Read More

14 VPS and Dedicated Server Security Tips and Tricks

14 Need-To-Know Server Security Tips

Cyberattacks can shut down your website, leak customer data and damage your reputation. They can come from anywhere at any time. And surveys show that nearly 70% of small and medium-sized businesses have dealt with cyberattacks at one point or another.  That should be terrifying for any business, big or small. Fortunately, there are ways to mitigate your chances of becoming a victim. If you have concerns that you may be next to get hit, read on to learn how to beef up your server security.  1. Update Your Software Regularly Yes, it is annoying. Yes, it takes time away from production. AndRead More

Benefits of Offshore VPS Hosting

What are the Benefits of Using an Offshore VPS?

The United States almost ranks in the top ten countries in the world for the quality of its infrastructure but it just missed the list, ranking at number 11. Internet and communication networks are part of that infrastructure. The quality and speed of the network connection are only some of the reasons to consider an offshore VPS. Let’s look at several benefits of offshore hosting. What is Offshore VPS Hosting? An “offshore” server means the server is located in a different country than your business operates. For example, Maple-Hosting offers Netherlands-based VPS hosting plans to clients in over 20 countriesRead More