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The Top Benefits You Can Derive from Using Website Builders

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Everybody wants to have a website; something catchy, Beautiful, responsive and easy to navigate but not everyone can go through the stress of coding and it is not everyone that has the confidence of hiring a professional web designer to get the job done for them. Many business owners end up not getting a website, they end up losing potential customers that are willing to reach them via their websites. In case you are in a similar situation, your desire for a quality website is being overridden by your inability to code and lack of trust in website designers – website builders are the right solution to your problem. We are living in an era where drag and drop website builders are gaining ground. People with zero knowledge about coding can now easily create websites by mere clicking of the mouse. The work of website builders is not limited to creating website alone, these tools are able to maintain, protect and upgrade your website without you raising a finger.

In this article, I will open your eyes to the various benefits you can derive from using a website builder.

Abundant Templates

A website is not perfect if it is not properly designed and to design a website you need to be a skillful graphic designer but what happens if you have no graphic designing skill? The answer is website builders – website builders are incorporated with lots of awesome templates which allow you to design a beautiful website. These templates are easy to manipulate, you can tweak the colours, font styles or change the images by mere clicking of the mouse.

Reduce Cost

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#VPS Hosting - Meaning and Features

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VPS hosting has been around for a while, yet many people do not even know how it works – no wonder, we still have a large number of web owners who are yet to tap into the benefits of this hosting plan. VPS stands for Virtual Private Server, it is also known as “private cloud”. This type of hosting makes use of servers that operate based on virtualization mechanism. A VPS hosting is a server having its own operating system and allocated server resources all working within one bigger server. Every aspect of VPS hosting is virtual. For a clearer look, you have to take it this way; You have a physical server that is divided into several virtual servers. If you are using VPS, you will have virtual server which will be reserved only for you. You will not be sharing your dedicated resources such CPU, Storage, Bandwidth, or RAM with another user.T

There are several awesome features you can derive from VPS hosting but the features you get vary depending on your hosting provider. The following are few features of VPS hosting.

Server Monitoring: If you are using a good VPS provider like Chiefhosting, the network and hardware your account relies on will enjoy active monitoring. This will ensure constant physical security of the server and will also acts as shield against hackers and DDoS attacks.

Management and Support: VPS hosting give you optimum control over the management of your own server, however, if you do not want to manage your own server; there are several companies that provide management services and administrative supports. This feature will come handy if you do not have technical knowledge about server management.

Complete Root Access: The major role of root access is to give you complete control over your VPS account from software installations to configurations. All these actions can be performed from your control panel.

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Major Advantages of WordPress Cloud Hosting

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Most newbies are often at a crossroad when it comes to deciding on which type of hosting they should go for. Basically, there are several types of web hosting plans available. If you want to create a WordPress site, the best choice of hosting is definitely going to be WordPress cloud hosting.

WordPress cloud hosting has many values which a newbie can easily tap into.

In this article, I will expose the major benefits you can derive from using WordPress cloud hosting.

Faster Website Loading Speed

Your website loading speed is a great determinant of the popularity of your website or blog. A fast loading speed also helps you to take pole position on Google web ranking. If your website is loading at the speed of a snail, you will obviously have fewer visitors compared to when your website is loading at the speed of light. This is because many web users do not have the time to waste waiting for a website to load. If you are using a shared hosting plan instead of WordPress cloud hosting, your website will take a longer time before it loads since you are sharing the hosting with other websites. If you desire a great loading speed, you definitely need to go for WordPress cloud hosting.

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5 Tips on Selecting the Perfect Domain Name

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Your #domainname is just like your company name – it is the identity of your business. Your domain name is like a banner that can either attract people to your website or repel people from your website. Choosing the right domain name requires a lot of deliberation, knowledge, and insights. The right choice of a domain name will make your website while selecting the wrong name can mar your business. You need to pick the domain name that will suit your business, easy to promote and easy to find.

Picking the right domain name can be very difficult but with the help of this post, you will find the process easy and interesting. Follow the tips below and you will secure the best domain name for your website in no time.

Keep it short and easy to type

One major mistake that many web owners used to make when selecting a domain name for their website is to pick a name that is long and difficult to type. No web users like the domain name that is long and difficult to type. The success of companies like eBay, Google, Facebook etc. is as a result of their short and easy to type domain names. Ensure you pick a domain name that is short and easy to type so that your customers will not find it difficult when searching for you online.

Use the right keywords

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