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Another Email Scam: Problem with your webhosting account Act fast!!

Posted by Alex HD on 04 05 2015. Comments Off on Another Email Scam: Problem with your webhosting account Act fast!!

These type of emails are on the rise. Like the usual modus operandi of email scammers, this mail too impersonates Norton (the security company) and tries to coerce the recipient into clicking on the link and taking action. This seems to be targeted to cPanel users. This phishing mails should…

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Check The Bandwidth Usage Of Your Hosting Account in cPanel

Posted by Alex HD on 30 04 2015. Comments Off on Check The Bandwidth Usage Of Your Hosting Account in cPanel

Has you received a bandwidth limit warning email? Is your website down due to the bandwidth limit being reached? Monitor your account bandwidth through cPanel and help assess your bandwidth requirement. This article will help you check your website’s bandwidth in cPanel using the cPanel Paper Lantern Theme. 1. Login to…

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Why Was My Website’s Bandwidth Exceeded? Find Out

Posted by Alex HD on 30 04 2015. Comments Off on Why Was My Website’s Bandwidth Exceeded? Find Out

Is your website going down every month due to bandwidth limitations? Is your website bandwidth being used up half-way through the month? Then you should definitely investigate this behavior. Website bandwidth is the sum of all Data Transfer to and from your hosting account. This would include emails, web traffic,…

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How Easy Is It To Add SSL To Your Website?

Posted by Alex HD on 29 04 2015. Comments Off on How Easy Is It To Add SSL To Your Website?

With Google search ranking using SSL as a key marker to boost website search results, SSL certificates have got a boost. Most website owners want to buy an SSL certificate and are actively promoting their websites as secure. The remaining lot of webmasters are apprehensive about installing SSL because they are…

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Can Your Web Hosting Account Be Used To Attack The White House?

Posted by Alex HD on 29 04 2015. Comments Off on Can Your Web Hosting Account Be Used To Attack The White House?

The White House in the US has been under constant threat of physical and cyber adversaries. Although stringent security measures are followed and everything that goes in or out is under surveillance, there can always  be exceptions and mistakes, which may be disastrous. We already know of various email scams…

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What To Do When Your Website Runs Out Of Bandwidth…

Posted by Alex HD on 28 04 2015. Comments Off on What To Do When Your Website Runs Out Of Bandwidth…

Have you come across a website which welcomes you with a “Bandwidth Limit Exceeded” Page? Was it your own website? Most people encounter this issue towards the end of the month. This means that the data transfer limit which was set by your web host has been exhausted. To know…

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What Work Does a Web Hosting Company Do Everyday?

Posted by Alex HD on 27 04 2015. Comments Off on What Work Does a Web Hosting Company Do Everyday?

A web hosts job may seem pretty simple, but there are numerous tasks which go on daily at their workplace. This article lists the customer facing tasks which a web host needs to carry out on a daily basis. This article goes behind the scenes in presenting what a web hosting…

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Is It Worth Buying A Premium Domain Name At An Auction?

Posted by Alex HD on 25 04 2015. Comments Off on Is It Worth Buying A Premium Domain Name At An Auction?

We all want to have a short, sweet and descriptive domain name for our online services or business. But what if it has already been taken? Can we get the name of our choice if it is a unique one? Though most of us don’t care much about our domain…

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How Do Web Hosting Providers Tackle Email Fraud On Their Servers?

Posted by Alex HD on 24 04 2015. Comments Off on How Do Web Hosting Providers Tackle Email Fraud On Their Servers?

Web Hosting and Web Application Services are a means for committing email fraud. Having said that, it is also important to note that due to the constant monitoring and countermeasures adopted by web hosting services, email fraud is within control and can be detected and prosecuted easily. Web hosts work…

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Create an Auto Responder on your email account through cPanel Webmail

Posted by Alex HD on 23 04 2015. Comments Off on Create an Auto Responder on your email account through cPanel Webmail

This article demonstrates how you can create an AutoResponder in the cPanel Webmail. You can use the Auto Responder to inform clients of a defunct email address or also to inform senders that you are on vacation and will not be checking your email regularly. 1. Login to your webmail account…

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