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The Death of Unmanaged Hosting

Updated June 22, 2018   2018 marks the beginning of the end for unmanaged hosting, a much maligned, oft slated, and widely used choice for hosting websites small and large.  The death of unmanaged hosting is seen as a welcome relief for those who have suffered along, enduring endless support queues plus been puzzled at out of resource warnings and inexplicable 404’s.  Its time has come, as it moves ever closer to its final timeout.     A Long Strange […]

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Smart Marketer’s Guide to Web Hosting

Updated June 12, 2018     Smart Marketer’s Guide to Hosting 2018     Index of What’s Included Executive Summary The Real Objective of Marketing Reach Acquisition Retention Conversion The Science Behind Hosting for Marketers Hosting Features That Matter Most to Marketers Specs Cost Performance Dependability Management Support Marketing Measures Influenced by Hosting Decisions Rankings Traffic Conversions Repeat Business Trust Uptime Uncovering Bugbears Blacklisted Emails Search RankingsPenalized Terrible User Experience About KnownHost Executive Summary   Discover all the ways hosting […]

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Memorable Quotes from Hosting Horror Stories – Part 2

Updated June 1, 2018   They say misery loves company, though when it comes to these memorable quotes of Hosting Horror Stories, I think we’d all rather just give those bad experiences a Matrix-style body swerve.   This is the 2nd part of a multi-part series of Hosting Horror Stories.  For some corkers, check out Part 1 of the series.   KnownHost, and the author, hate to hear about people having problems with their hosting – but are on hand […]

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What’s a Semi Dedicated Server (Virtual Dedicated Server)?

Updated May 31, 2018   Find out the differences between a semi dedicated server, virtual dedicated server (VDS) and full dedicated server, with clear explanation from the #1 virtual server hosting team in the world KnownHost.   What is a Dedicated Server?   A dedicated server, also known as a fully dedicated server, means an entire server hardware unit is purposed for use by a single customer.   In other words, one spot on the server rack has a server, […]

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