P/S: Yes. You have no idea how many times they have save my ass in the past. For those who are running on WP, here’s how you can identify and prevent future hacks with Sucuri.
If you have not monetize your blog via affiliate marketing, yesterday is the right time to start.
More tips, tools suggestions, and case studies in my recent guest post at Problogger (Aug 2017).
Also, some of my articles on WHSR might interest you: Make money blogging: niche ideas, case studies, and traffic strategies and 15 practical ways to improve your blog.
Last month I went undercover and did a survey of 28 different hosting companies and their live chat support.
For this experiment, I visited websites of those companies and asked for live chat support and recorded my experience in a spreadsheet.
Here are the results I got with some of the hosting companies. For full details, please check out the original post at WHSR.
|Web Host||Attempts||Avg. Wait Time||Satisfied?||Remarks|
|AltusHost||2||13 sec||Yes||Very quick response, my questions were answered professionally. Very good experience overall.|
|BlueHost||1||2 min 2 sec||Yes||Reasonable response time, questions answered professionally. Good experience overall.|
|Crucial Paradigm||1||–||–||Live chat support not provided.|
|HostGator||4||4 min||Yes||Response time was much quicker when I signed into my HostGator account. Very good experience overall.|
|InMotion Hosting||6||40 sec||Very||Very quick response. We were having some technical issues with our private SSL certificate last month (June 2017) and I spoke to InMotion Hosting support multiple times. The support staffs were always ready to help and very efficient. Excellent experience overall.|
|Interserver||1||13 sec||Yes||Very quick response, my questions were answered professionally. Very good experience overall.|
|iPage||1||1 min 10 sec||Yes||Very quick response, my questions were answered professionally. Very good experience overall.|
|One.com||1||5 min 40 sec||Yes||Took a while to get a response, but their support staff was very friendly and helpful. Good experience overall.|
|SiteGround||1||30 sec||Very||Very quick response, my questions were answered professionally. Awesome chat support system (see screenshots below) and very helpful support staff. Excellent experience overall.|
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1- You'll be more flexible with your schedule.
2- You become better parents
3- No dress code
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Working from home: Why is it great for your business?
Working from home is a dream for some, while others hesitate doing so! In fact if you run a business it can be a great thing to work from home.
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In my recent guest post at ProBlogger.net, I talked about the three on-page optimisations, proven by case studies and SEO experiments, which will create an immediate impact on your Google rankings. They are:
1- Tweak your page for better SERP CTR,
2- Clean up site broken links and 404 errors, and
3- Get mobile friendly.
To get actionable tips fro each factors and dig into the case studies I used to prove my points, read: https://problogger.com/page-seo-tips-three-things-can-righ…/
Also, for more tips on improving your blog –http://www.webhostingsecretrevealed.net/improve-your-blog/
The web of pages vs web of sites concept can be easily observed in how some of the early successful content platforms have broken down their broad-based content portals into a variety of niche sites.
— Aaron Wall, Dmoz Shut Down
Are you leveraging your existing sites’ link power? Are you making more (smaller) sites to expand?
If you have been thinking about starting a website or switching web host – NOW is the time.
Check out this *huge* Black Friday promo list: http://www.webhostingsecretrevealed.net/black-friday-deals/ that I have just published.
It is the (not one-of) biggest list you can ever get for web hosting industry. The list is so big that I have to remove all the hosting company logos to save page load time.
It’s just crazy to miss this.