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Godaddy Down?

Is your Godaddy Hosted Website Down? Here’s what you can do:

Do you have a website with Godaddy? Is it down? i can tell you there’s no more frustrating experience than having your website go down.
I host my websites with Godaddy, and like all hosting companies, sometimes the servers go down. Unfortunately I’ve […]

March 1st, 2018|How To|

How to Install WordPress with Godaddy

How to Install WordPress with Godaddy

If you’re new to creating websites or are transferring over to Godaddy from another web host, installing wordpress on your website can be a bit confusing.

Godaddy does not use the ‘hosting-standard’ cPanel, but instead uses a custom panel that Godaddy calls the Simple Control Panel. The name might sound […]

September 9th, 2017|How To|

What is a Blog?

So What is a ‘Blog’ Anyway?

When someone found out that I was a blogger, I was asked this question: ‘what is a blog?‘. It seems like a simple question, but when I answered the friend then followed up: ‘no, no, what’s the difference between a blog and a website?’.

Now that got me thinking. […]

July 24th, 2014|How To|

What is Shared Hosting?

Shared hosting is the most inexpensive and common type of web hosting you will see. The average person or small business does not require a whole entire server to themselves, so web hosting providers will give you an allocated section of one for a monthly rental fee. The most basic shared hosting service typically gives […]

July 22nd, 2014|How To|

What is a Domain Name?

“A domain name is a completely unique name that points to an internet resource, mostly commonly a website.”

There can’t be any duplicates with domain names, so if a domain name that you want to use is already taken you will have to come up with an alternative. To access a website the DNS […]

July 22nd, 2014|How To|

What is Dedicated Hosting?

Dedicated hosting is exactly what it sounds like: a server that you get all to yourself and that only hosts your sites and your files. The most typical (and inexpensive) type of hosting that people and businesses use is shared hosting, where your site and files reside on a server with lots and lots of […]

July 20th, 2014|How To|

What is Bandwidth?

Before I got into running my own company I used to work for a design and development firm where we hosted all of our clients websites. By far the term that came up the most that our clients didn’t understand was bandwidth, and unfortunately this usually only came to light when they got a rather […]

July 20th, 2014|How To|