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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 […]




The advantages and disadvantages of dedicated server hosting

Written by Rack Alley In the hosting world, there are several packages and types of hosting. Starting with the basic la web hosting packages all the way to a dedicated server. There are times when a site owner will want to upgrade from a hosting package. The choice at that point is to move to […]


The difference between cloud computing and datacenter colocation

Written by Rack Alley At a basic level cloud computing and colocation are the same thing. They both involve running applications on servers that reside in data centers connected to the internet. These facilities are built with a focus to redundancy, security, cooling and power at a cost that is economical to the client. There […]


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 […]




Introducing our Guide to Online Privacy (NEW)

Privacy is one of those modern issues that is in fact as old as time. In our guide to How the Digital Age is Impacting Our Personal Privacy, we look at this age old problem from a new perspective. That is how our online digital personas, our personally identifying information, and our social identity are becoming a free for all. The guide looks into the entire area of online privacy and how it has... [Read more]


Introducing “You’ve Got Mail”, an Ultimate Guide to Email

Email has touched every aspect of our lives since it’s inception over 45 years ago. There hardly seems to be an area of our lives where email doesn’t come into play. It has touched both our work and personal lives revolutionizing how to communicate with each other. We even have to login to social platforms, like Facebook or Twitter using our email address and a password. Email is firmly part of... [Read more]


Introducing “You’ve Got Mail”, an Ultimate Guide to Email

Email has touched every aspect of our lives since it’s inception over 45 years ago. There hardly seems to be an area of our lives where email doesn’t come into play. It has touched both our work and personal lives revolutionizing how to communicate with each other. We even have to login to social platforms, like Facebook or Twitter using our email address and a password. Email is firmly part of... [Read more]


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]