Hackers and malware continue to constantly plague Internet users and ISPs. As recent as last week, the public was not able to access major websites such as Twitter, Netflix, and Amazon for several hours. This downtime occurred as a result of DYN.com, a popular provider for commercially managed DNS services, which had been experiencing a massive DDoS attack resulting in the downtime of these popular sites. A domain name server has the ability to change an easy to remember name such as interserver.net into a series of numbers known as an IP address. Read More
Posted at October 25, 2016 at 8:25 pm by Stacey Talieres
Nonprofit organizations help to meet the needs of millions of people around the world. From feeding the hungry to offering shelter to the homeless, and countless other helpful good deeds, nonprofits are essential. As a small way of giving back to these selfless organizations, InterServer is offering free web hosting to all qualifying nonprofit organizations.
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Unlike many other companies that offer free hosting to people, InterServer is providing industry leading shared hosting that will meet the needs of most organizations. The hosting is housed on the state-of-the art servers, within the world class data centers. Read More
Posted at October 11, 2016 at 2:04 pm by Stacey Talieres
Digital security has been an issue that has been of growing concern for website owners for quite some time now. It has actually gotten to the point where Google and other search engines have confirmed that they provide SEO benefits to websites that use secured connections. To help Webmasters to secure their sites, cPanel has been working on a new feature that makes it faster and easier than ever to use SSL certificates, which are the industry standard for website security. This new feature is called AutoSSL, and is available for all InterServer customers. Read More
The biggest threat to any organization’s security is people. It often times is the weakest link in a series of security procedures. From hackers conducting social engineering schemes to employees leaving passwords on post-it notes on their company’s computer, there are various ways security can be compromised within an company. However, the biggest blunder that we see as a Web Hosting Provider is website owners foregoing important WordPress updates.
As someone who is new to owning a WordPress website and starting from scratch you may not be aware of all the imminent dangers being on the Internet poses. Read More
Free Student Web Hosting – A lot is expected out of students today, which is why many companies offer them a variety of discounts and other perks. To help encourage students to learn more about web development, and what the Internet has to offer, InterServer has decided to offer Free Student Web Hosting to anyone with a .edu email address for an entire year. This web hosting can be used to house any type of personal or business website that they would like.
With some of today’s biggest websites (Facebook, for example) being started from a college dorm room, this great offer could help to produce new web services that will literally change the way the world works. Read More
Posted at September 16, 2016 at 10:23 am by Jerry Low
When I first started blogging and affiliate marketing in 2004, there wasn’t much competition. It was easy to get your foot in the door and make money.
Now, things have changed. More and more people want in on the action, and Google is cracking down. While that all sounds like bad news, there is still a lot of money to be made in blogging. Take Pat Flynn, for instance. He made more than $93,000 in July 2016, and he’s just one example.
Of course, you can’t be like Pat Flynn overnight unless you have some smart strategies in place. Read More
At InterServer, we believe in delivering quality over quantity. As part of our core beliefs, we never want to overload our servers in order to take in more customers. In this day and age, where a vast majority of companies value profits over people, we at InterServer strive to do things differently. Two months ago we were determined to set a precedent that revolved around our values. Many that follow us know that we established a daily web hosting capacity limit to better serve our new and existing customers.
Today we are excited to announce our efforts have not gone unnoticed. Read More
Change is an inevitable part of any process. The occurrence of change is not only limited to people, but business as well. Many are opposed to the notion of altering different facets of their lives or functions of a business. The common cliché that exists out there against any change is, “if its not broken do not fix it”. The fear of uncertainty that comes with change is all to familiar, however it is a bad business practice to ignore it. Refusing to adapt will leave your company strategically and operationally limited. Read More
Drupal is a powerful and flexible framework that allows users to create dynamic, scalable and secure websites. Drupal has a specific programming environment that tends to be a programmer’s platform rather than just a CMS. Major corporations and several government agencies use Drupal which include: WhiteHouse.gov, The United Nations, The Discovery Channel, Forbes, MTV Europe, The Economist and The New York Observer. With the release of Drupal 8, users have enjoyed a more powerful and user-friendly environment. Listed below are some of the exciting new features that accompany Drupal 8.
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