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Cause of Excessive Shared Hosting Server Usage

What Is CPU Usage? The best way to think of the CPU central processing unit (or processor) is as the “brain” of the computer. It does the bulk of the processing and sends instructions to all of the other pieces of hardware so your computer works as it should do (connecting to the internet or […]

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5 Reasons Why We Love WordPress

WordPress is a free content management system. We absolutely love it over here at NetHosting and think everyone should at least know about it. Here are 5 reasons why we love it so. Free! Did we mention it’s free? When we say free we mean there is no cost and it is completely open source. […]

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Are You A Fish?

Yesterday I received a text that helped me come up with today’s topic. I have received things similar to this before, but not nearly as obvious. Check it out:   This is an example of SMS Text Phishing, otherwise known as a SMiShing (yes! It’s a real-world word, people!).  The goal of these text messages […]

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Take a Bite of Bitdefender

Is Antivirus Security Just for your Website? When you think of antivirus security, do you think only of your website? Or, do you look across the plains of technology and also see your computer, phone, and email account, waving to you, innocent and yet just as susceptible to exploitations as your computer? If you are […]

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New SEO Secrets

Well, I guess the RankBrain algorithm isn’t that new, but it is still an SEO Secret. It has been running for over a year in the background, collecting information and slowly changing the way rankings work. Google has decided that this algorithm is the third most important thing helping your website rank well in Google […]

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Shared Or Cloud Hosting?

Have you ever wondered if you are using the best kind of hosting for your business? Continue reading to make sure you are making the best decisions for your business. Shared Hosting If you are using Shared Hosting, you, as well as other businesses share the same server and its resources. It’s like you only […]

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SERVERS AND SPECTERS

Part 1 THE PSYCHIC ON THE PHONE I was working late one night in a bit of a sour, dour mood after spending four hours trying to explain to a lady where to find her address bar to get to her website. I hadn’t had lunch or dinner, and I was grumped. As I hung […]

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WordPress Security Alert!

  SECURITY ALERT NetHosting is issuing a security alert to all WordPress users worldwide. We are seeing unprotected, and unmanaged WordPress customers hacked everyday. Recently there was a WordPress security solution promoted overseas from anonymous Social Media accounts. Don’t fall prey to these criminals. 86% of websites have at least one serious security vulnerability 30,000 […]

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Why have Good, Better, and Best?

Have you ever noticed that customers are more likely to buy your ‘better’ option, even if there is hardly a difference between Good and Better? There is a reason behind it. It is called the Compromise Effect. What the heck is that? Let us tell you. Compromise Effect The basic definition is that people don’t […]

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Don’t Fall Victim to A DDoS Attack

DDoS. The acronym that strikes fear into the minds of those with computer knowledge, and the one that makes people go, “Huh…?” if they don’t have computer knowledge. If you have no clue what DDoS stands for you may think it’s just a phrase that gets passed around the tech team. That doesn’t concern you, […]

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