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Connecting To The Web

Connecting To The Web

What exactly are web hosting services? Many people hear it and don’t know what it is or what role it plays in their internet life. In essence, web hosting is simply the means by which a person goes from owning a domain name i.e. www.(fill in the blank).com, to having it available to show all […]

Finding The Best Web Hosting Provider

Finding The Best Web Hosting Provider

When it comes to finding the best web hosting for your website it can be quite overwhelming. There are various companies that offer web hosting services, but each has their own pros and cons. Before choosing a company, you will need to know the specific needs of your website. The next step is to do […]

How Hosting Can Affect SEO

One of the most common pieces of advice given by a Los Angeles Internet marketing company to their clients is to carefully choose the web hosting company they use for their business website. This is because going with the wrong host can cause various issues, such as a website that is slow to load or […]

A primer of shared hosting packages

Written by Rack Alley Choosing a web hosting package for the first time user can be a difficult prospect. There are so many different packages to choose from. The differences between them might not be so obvious. The most popular package you will find on almost any web host is the shared hosting package. They […]

Have You Considered Colocation?

By Rack Alley Does your company have a website? Of course it does! Every company should have one. The problem is that too many people don’t fully think about their company’s needs as far as a website goes. As a result, they take the cookie-cutter approach to picking the way their site will look and […]

Ecommerce and security concerns

Written by When searching for an online shopping cart software, security is always an aspect that people consider. This is perfectly normal since a fair amount of money transits through ecommerce websites. But how do you evaluate the security aspects when you’re not a security expert yourself? This article will try and help you […]

Tips in Colocation Services

Written by Rack Alley Are you looking for a LA colocation facility? Selecting a host and colocation company that is near to your business can be handy in times that you encounter problems or when you need to upgrade and both require hands on time. There are numerous hosting companies with Los Angeles data centers […]

Brand Value & the Most Powerful Brands of 2016

Brand value – everyone wants it. However, only few are able to achieve it. The subject of “brand value” is discussed at various platforms and holds a significant position amongst businesses, marketers, executives, entrepreneurs, and defiantly startup. Let’s discuss what makes the brand unique, how it is evaluated. Everyone knows the most powerful brands just by glancing their logos: Disney,... [Read more]

Why We Love The IT Support Career?

In almost all of my posts I was talking about the stressful side of the IT – the long hours, end user issues, migrations, midnight calls and the like. But if everything is that bad, why are we still working in IT support? Of course, there is the good side of the story! Here is my take on what we love to work in IT support. I will start with my coworkers. When you are working in IT support, most... [Read more]

IT Manager: Ways To Show Your Appreciation To Your Team

Surely your team struggled hard and made things happen. You cannot say “this is what you get paid for” and just leave – you cannot keep your IT staff that way. They happily followed you, reached their goals and it is time for you to show your appreciation to recognize their contribution. Here are some ways you can recognize your team. First things first. Whatever you do, don’t forget to say... [Read more]

Feeling Insecure In Your Current Job Position?

Job security is one of our primary concerns. We everyday we live with the question of whether or not we will be working the next day. Loyalty is not the important factor that once it was. Previously “last in”s were “first out”s but today it is in most cases the opposite; “first in”s are “first out”s. So are we completely powerless? Isn’t there anything that we can do? Let’s start... [Read more]

The Stressed Admin

When you look at the average IT admin, you will spot certain physical characteristics – hair lost to some degree, pale skin and dark-colored garments are almost certain. But why is that? Why does IT world have some characteristics? It’s because IT support is different from many other career paths. It is rewarding, has a nice and friendly environment but it is also demanding, challenging and exhausting.... [Read more]