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Why should you open your site for member registration?
Well, membership registration is there by default. All you need to do is enable it. But “just because it’s there” is a horrible reason to do something.
WordPress Hosting Can Manage Thousands of Members
With our first rate WordPress Hosting you never have to worry about hitting a membership cap. You can have thousands of members on your site without suffering a lapse in performance.
Continue reading Getting Members On Your WordPress Hosting at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Whether you are running your WordPress website on a cloud hosting system or a virtual private server (VPS), you know that there can be issues with load times when your site gets a spike in traffic. Getting too many visitors to your website may sound great, but it can actually be detrimental to your website’s overall success.
Here’s what you need to know about whether your WordPress site is up to the task of meeting your traffic needs.
Continue reading Can My WordPress Website Handle Heavy Traffic? at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
During the domain name registration process, choosing a domain name is an extremely important step.
Creating an appealing domain name that reflects your business can be challenging, and you are not alone in this struggle.
Let’s look at what makes a great domain name, and why it’s so important.
What makes a great domain name?
There are several factors that contribute to a truly great domain name:
Continue reading The Importance of a Great Domain Name at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
One of the biggest trends concerning internet hosting plans is Managed WordPress Hosting. A lot of people are jumping on this trend without truly understanding what it entails and whether or not it is necessary for your business.
We aren’t saying that managed hosting is a total waste of money. But it isn’t for every business and you definitely don’t have to use this particular format to be successful. Let’s take a look at the benefits and drawbacks of using managed WordPress hosting so you can decide if it’s something you need or if it is something you can pass on.
Continue reading Don’t Pay Extra for Managed WordPress Hosting at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
We’re often asked about the importance of HTML coding knowledge when it comes to managing WordPress Hosting. Is all knowledge valuable? Or, can you scrape by completely without any coding skills?
Learning coding has never been easier than in 2019. You can literally Google up whatever coding language you want to learn and a whole cornucopia of good things are delivered to you.
But working in the digital world is not all about coding.
Continue reading Do You Need To Know HTML For WordPress Hosting? at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Wading through the sea of hosting providers to find the best web hosting can be a difficult and frustrating challenge. Many people aren’t sure what to look for when reading the many different hosting plans. Well, you’re in luck: we’ve created this guide to help you decide on which hosting provider is best for you.
What to Really Look For In Finding The Best Web Hosting
Reading over hosting plans can be like reading a foreign language if you don’t know what you’re looking at.
Continue reading So Many Hosting Providers — Which One Brings the Best Web Hosting? at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Once you have your website up and running on a VPS hosting service, you should give serious consideration to switching over your company’s emails to the same VPS. If your business is like most others, you probably rely on email and the idea of not having access to it can send shivers down your spine.
When email first came out, many people thought of it as a fad and then they began to claim that it would be replaced by some other form of technology.
Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About Email on Your VPS at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
If you’re trying to determine the best hosting for WordPress, then you have a lot of different options available to you.
Frankly, many people wonder if there is an ideal hosting platform for their WordPress site. The reality is that there are many hosting selections you can make, but the one that is best for you depends on several options including your needs and budget.
Let’s take a look at the full range of hosting options to determine which one would work best for you.
Continue reading Does Best Hosting for WordPress Exist or Will Any Hosting Work? at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Is it possible to get cheap web hosting that still works well? That depends.
Some reputable companies offer low introductory rates without cutting features to attract customers. But, more often than not, “cheap” means poor quality. The tricky part is separating the good from the bad.
Below we’ll go over how to tell a quality hosting company from a poor hosting company, no matter the price:
What can I expect to pay for web hosting?
Continue reading Cheap Hosting Isn’t Always Quality Hosting at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Blogging is no longer just for travelers or to post on your backup WordPress site. It has become a great way to reach an audience and even make a little money in doing so. As with anything, getting started is always the hard part. Lucky for you, we’ve put together a list of tips to help you along!
Figure out what your blog will be about. Before you start typing away, you’ll want to nail down what your blog is going to be about.
Continue reading Top Tips for Beginner Bloggers at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
A website builder, website hosting, and a knowledge database are key tools to have in your web development toolbox. With the need for your website to operate at full capacity at all times, making sure you have the right tools in place is of utmost concern; this is why InMotion Hosting has worked to bring you these tools. In this article, we’ll discuss why each tool is important, and how to use them.
A website builder is possibly the most important tool you can have.
Continue reading Web Development Toolbox at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Our entire hosting fleet gets faster and more efficient every day thanks to the diligence of our system admins.
This also means our venerable and highly affordable Business Hosting class also gets faster and more efficient.
So we wanted to give a quick rundown of all the classic hosting tools you can use on Business Hosting at no extra cost.
Business Hosting is General Purpose
General purpose computing means you get the hosting space and you can do (almost) anything with it.
Continue reading Business Hosting and Classic Web Tools at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
If you’re looking to optimize your website on a Virtual Private Server (VPS) hosting platform, then you may want to consider using Web Host Manager (WHM). It’s important to make sure that your website runs smoothly and that its maintenance and upkeep doesn’t take on a life of its own. After all, you want to have a life outside of running the site, right?
WHM works together with cPanel to help you manage your domains and accounts on your server.
Continue reading What is WHM on VPS? at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
When searching for a hosting provider you may know to look for storage space and price, but what about other options like a website backup tool, or support? There are a few things that may not make it to the top of the list when searching for a host and we want to bring them into the discussion as well.
Different hosting plans are available for all sizes and styles of websites.
Continue reading What is Important When Choosing a Hosting Provider? at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Looking for the best WordPress landing page builder? Look no further!
Website Creator can help you create the perfect landing page for your business. The unique site builder is an extension of WordPress, meaning you can use it to build or modify your website without using code – and that same functionality makes it perfect for building a professional-looking and effective landing page.
In this article, we’re going to go over some landing page basics, why they’re important for your business, and how you can use Website Creator to get going.
Continue reading Why Having a SUPER Landing Page is Important at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
With numerous plugins, themes, a great website backup tool, and the largest content management system (CMS) in the world, WordPress is one of the best choices you can make for your website. Over 30% of the top 10 million sites are WordPress-based, and that should tell you something.
However, WordPress is sometimes still misunderstood as being user-friendly only to coders and developers, but this is no longer the case. Things have changed in WordPress, and for the better.
Continue reading Why Choose WordPress for Your Blog Website? at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Been thinking of starting your own blog but not sure that you have the time, or even that it’s a good idea? Website builders can help.
Though blogs have been around for years, they’re still going strong. In fact, according to MediaKix, there are an estimated 440 million blogs in existence across all major blogging platforms.
But the sad truth is, almost all of those blogs will fail. 99% of them, actually.
Continue reading Why It’s Not Too Late to Start Your Own Blog at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Today, we’re going to look at security on your WordPress site and at how options such as VPS hosting can help keep your site safer. Incredibly, WordPress sites are attacked at the rate of 90,000 per minute!
It is impossible to be online today and not expect to be attacked at some point. So, what you need to do is to make sure that your website is as secure as possible. There are a few different ways to do just that:
VPS Hosting Situation
One of the first things you need to do is look at your hosting situation.
Continue reading WordPress Security on My Website at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
You may think that a single page website is limiting upon creativity and imagination. But that’s not true.
Just take a quick glance at the websites for some of your favorite brands. You’ll see a single page design has become a new trend.
One of the best things about the single page philosophy is you can do a lot with less.
With a single page, your visitors can simply scroll down one long passageway of helpful information.
Continue reading Single Page Website Options May Surprise You at The Official InMotion Hosting Blog.
Signing up for cheap web hosting can be tempting. As a small business owner, you’re on a budget. You want to save money anywhere you can. Trust us, we get it. We started out in that same boat!
Before you cut corners on web hosting, though, ask yourself this: exactly what am I willing to give up?
Surely you’ve heard that old adage: “You get what you pay for.” More often than not, when you sign up for a ‘cheap’ hosting plan, you’re going to miss out on some important features.
Continue reading Want Cheap Web Hosting that is Quality? 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.