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Many people are trying to decide if they want a heavy-duty configuration for their website or if they should just get an easy to use website builder. Ultimately, this is up to your personal needs and individual tastes.
But there are several easy builders on the market that can help the average, non-tech savvy person create a website that can fuel their business or just showcase their personal interests.
Here’s a breakdown of what you need to look for when choosing a website builder.
Continue reading Choosing a Website Builder at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
When it comes to technology, people are always looking to move on to the newest fad and trend and no trend has been bigger in the past few years than cloud technology and specifically cloud server hosting.
But for many businesses, they may still be hesitant to take the plunge into the world of cloud servers. We are a firm believer in doing your homework up front so that you can make an informed decision before you make a major upgrade.
Continue reading When Is It Time to Make the Switch to Cloud Server Hosting? at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
When you put together a website, one of the first things that you will have to take care of is the domain name registration. This can be a complicated process, especially when it comes to renewing the registration at regular intervals.
But some people may be asking themselves if it is easier and cheaper to take care of the registration on your own or to handle the paperwork yourself. As with many things, that’s a complicated question with a few different things to consider.
Continue reading Should You Buy a Domain from the Same Place You Host Your Site? at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
There are many options that come with creating a website using a platform such as InMotion Hosting’s website builder. One of the great things about such a system is the way that you can combine both a professional website builder and a hosting platform that can take that website and get it out to the public with high speeds and great uptime rates.
Choosing a Great Website Builder
If you are creating a website for your business, you want to make the process as easy as possible so that you can move on to the important work of running your business.
Continue reading Create a Fast, Easy Website Paired with Great Hosting at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Want to DIY your SEO? Don’t worry, it’s not as hard as you might think. In fact, you can get the same results that the pros do, right from the comfort of your living room – if you know what you’re doing.
In this article, we’re going to walk you through optimizing your website so you can get the search engine results you want – and we’re going to assume you already have the basics down (for instance, you know what a keyword is) so we can dive in a little deeper.
Continue reading Using Your Website to Format Search Results at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
If you want to set up your own website, be it for a business or a personal site, then you need to spend some time doing your homework on website hosting services. This is one of the most important decisions that you will make because it can have an impact on your website in many ways including security, speed, set-up/support, and control.
What Difference Does Website Hosting Make For You?
By taking the time to educate yourself about the options and realizing why you need website hosting to begin with, you will be able to make those choices that will define your website and set it on the road to success.
Continue reading Why Do I Need Website Hosting? at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Is your church badly in need of building an online presence to gain more attention and attract more attendees? You certainly aren’t alone in this endeavor. Most churches have the same problem: how to create a website on a small budget.
Traditionally, designing a website was a considerable investment. However, with the tools and options available today, churches can easily build an impressive website without breaking the bank. In fact, we recommend that you jot down “create WordPress website” into your plans for this year.
Continue reading Why Creating a WordPress Website Is the Best Option for Your Church at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
The server hosting world is quite varied and crowded with many companies rushing out with cheap and even “free” hosting options. Often, these cheap or free options are not all that they may appear to be.
On the other end of the spectrum is a server option that seems to be the choice of only the largest companies—the managed dedicated server.
Is Dedicated Server Hosting Right For You?
Businesses shouldn’t be afraid of upgrading to a managed dedicated server.
Continue reading Choosing the Right Fully Managed Dedicated Server Hosting at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
How do you choose the best among so many hosting services? And why is it even important? Well, when business owners take the time to choose a reliable web hosting provider, they ensure that their site remains responsive, fast, and (most importantly) accessible at all times.
Unfortunately for many people, choosing the right host can be confusing and even downright frustrating. There are so many options, and for those who aren’t tech-inclined, it can be difficult to determine how they all differ.
Continue reading Choosing the Best Hosting Services + Get a Free Domain at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
In order to start a website, you first must have a domain name. But what exactly is a domain name? And what is domain registration? It can all be so confusing!
For those who are new to website building, “domain name” may sound like a phrase in a foreign language. Often, people think that they can just log onto a service, create a website, and – presto! – they’re good to go. But that’s not exactly how it works.
Continue reading FREE Domain Registration + Launch Your Website at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Today, it’s easier than ever to learn how to create a website. Whether you want to have a fun space to play around with online or you’re serious about creating an online business, the truth is that you don’t need coding experience to build a website.
If you have a basic understanding of computers and how to use the software, then you can make pages that look just as stylish as those designed by the pros.
Continue reading Create Your Own Website Today! at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
If you’re looking for a simple online presence to get your business into the online game, then a single page website is a good choice. What makes this an excellent choice for a small business is that you can also package it with your hosting service.
By doing so, you can streamline the process and allow your hosting company to do all the heavy lifting to design your page, get it on the web, and maintain it for you.
Continue reading Why Choose a Hosting and Web Design Package? at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Have you ever wondered if dedicated hosting is really worth it? Like many business owners, you’re likely on a budget, and dedicated hosting can be a significant expense. So, why not just use a shared hosting plan or a VPS instead?
We’re going to tell you why dedicated hosting is the absolute best option for any business . . . and how the ROI totally makes it worth it. Let’s jump right in!
What is Dedicated Hosting?
Continue reading Getting a Lot of Traffic on Your Website? Dedicated Hosting Can Increase Speed at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
To operate a website, you must have domain hosting and web hosting. But what’s domain hosting and how is it different from web hosting? Aren’t they exactly the same thing?
Well, no. Although you can often get both from the same provider, and they may even be bundled together, they are two completely different things. Here’s what you need to know:
What is Website Hosting?
A web host is a special computer, called a server, where people keep their websites.
Continue reading Domain Hosting vs Website Hosting at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Although businesses and individuals have a huge array of server types to choose from, more and more are seeing the advantages of choosing a dedicated server. Most people opt for a shared server, where multiple websites are all stored on one computer server, sharing resources.
But for those who are expecting a great deal of traffic, this may not be the optimum server choice. With a dedicated server, the company rents a server all to itself and doesn’t have to share anything with other websites.
Continue reading How Big is a Dedicated Server? A Look Inside One of the Most Powerful Hosting Solutions at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Is it possible to get cheap web hosting that still works well? Bottom line: yes, but you have to do some research. “Cheap” by itself often means poor quality and lesser functionality, but it is possible to find affordable, quality web hosting if you look hard enough.
Here are our thoughts on finding quality hosting providers when you’re working with a limited budget:
How Much Does Web Hosting Cost?
The cost of web hosting can vary greatly from provider to provider and depending on what type of service you choose to use.
Continue reading Get Cheap Web Hosting That’s Quality at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Because so many people are under the misconception that it is difficult to make a website, we are here to dispel that myth and show you websites made easy.
Think of this as just a multi-step process that cannot begin until you take that first step. And it is just a step, not a plunge.
Making the Process Simple
Once you have begun to create your own website, be it for business or personal interest, you will see that there wasn’t much to worry about from the beginning.
Continue reading Tips on How to Build a Website the Easy Way at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
When you’re starting a new business, anything “free” that helps you along can sound like a really good idea. But when it comes to free web hosting, it might not be as great as it seems. We’re going to take an objective look at exactly what free web hosting is . . . and why it may end up costing you in the end.
Let’s jump right in!
What is Free Web Hosting?
Continue reading How Free Web Hosting Will Affect Your Website at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Many website owners searching for a host have been asking about the benefits of dedicated servers as opposed to cloud hosting.
Arguably, one of the biggest trends to hit the world of computing recently has been the rise of cloud computing. The concept has caught on so much that its use now seems to dominate the previous industry leader, dedicated hosting.
But which one is better? Is there an advantage to continuing with a dedicated server, or should businesses begin the switch over to cloud computing?
Continue reading How Dedicated Servers Fit Into a World of Cloud Hosting at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
There are far too many new media platforms coming out every day. The success of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or YouTube may have you convinced that the next big thing is right around the corner, and you need to be a first adopter in order to gain instant ground.
But we’re warning you: hold your horses! Audition new apps and services with a skeptical eye and you’re less likely to get burned when the new spangled apps fail (which they often do, actually).
Continue reading Warning: Being a First Adopter May Burn You at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
The Industry Buzz section is divided into three major sections, which is then subdivided into smaller sections.
Corporate Blogs which include official blogs from web hosts, registrars, search engines and other related sites.
Magazines & Blogs include interesting websites related to the hosting industry, but not necessarily from official company blogs.
Industry Leaders include personal blogs from important industry leaders, such as employees from Google and WordPress. These blogs sometimes include insights on how industry leaders think, but also may contain topics not related to hosting.