I’ve always loved blogging, but at times I feel frustrated and lonely. Blogging is mostly a one-person show, and managing a blog is quite the task. It’s a misconception that blogging is only about writing, because those who blog know that blogging requires doing various other activities like: Optimizing WordPress (or other blogging platform). SEO. Securing the website from hackers. Promoting the blog. Updating the design. Social media marketing. …and many more things… That’s why I always say: Blogging starts as a side project, but once it starts making money, you have to treat it like a real business. Being a professional blogger for the past 9 years, I have had my fair share of ups and downs Today, I’m sharing with you one decision that I took almost 2 years ago that has changed the course of my blogging quite dramatically. You can imagine the impact of this one decision by the fact that 2 years back I was earning $15k/month, and now I’m … [Read more...] about Kinsta Managed Hosting Review: Is It Worth The Money & Hype?
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Cloud Server Hosting is gain popularity because of its reliability, performance and price. If properly configured the cloud servers are very secure and have high performance/price ratio. These days you can get a good cloud hosting in about $5/month. Along with the storage space, you get a dedicated I.P address and full root access. It means you can customize your server like you want. Another great advantage of using a cloud hosting is you are billed for the resources you use. You can easily scale your server according to your need. While shared hosting cost more than $10/month, you can deploy a cloud server in less than $5/month which is way more powerful than any shared hosting. The problem people face during deploying a server is to set up the server correctly for their use. So in this guide we will setup a cloud server to host multiple WordPress (or other) sites. 1 Initial Cloud Server Setup for WordPress installation 1.1 Logging in So the first step is initial server setup. For … [Read more...] about How to Install WordPress on Ubuntu or Debian Cloud Server
“Cloud hosting offers great reliability & power than traditional hosting, but managing it requires technical know-how”. I’m sure are aware of this fact. But, honestly have you ever thought of moving your blog to Cloud hosting? If yes, you must have heard of some of the best one such as Digital Ocean, Vultr, Amazon web services & Google cloud platform. Though, putting your WordPress blog on the cloud is not a piece of cake for a non-developer users like you & me. Remember, last time when I told you about this awesome service call CloudWays, which let you host any web apps on the cloud even without any technical skills. They are a service provider that offers an easy to use the dashboard to deploy your web apps including platform such as WordPress, Magento, Drupal & many more. I have used Cloudways for a couple of months & was pretty impressed with them (Read about it here). Especially if your shared hosting is unable to handle your growing blog, … [Read more...] about Migrate WordPress Blog to Cloud hosting In easy Steps & for Free
So you started blogging on WordPress our of passion & like million others you started your journey with entry-level shared hosting. Now your blog is getting great traffic & it’s becoming a source of your bread butter, just like mine. One fine day, your existing hosting company emails you to “Buzz off” as they can’t handle your website load. In most of the cases, a non-technical blogger would feel dishearten, dissatisfied & helpless. I had been that situation when ShoutMeLoud traffic grew from hundred of page views a day to 10k+ pageviews a day. Have you ever felt the similar situation? If your answer is “No”, then you are probably already on a hosting company that can handle high traffic site or you are yet to experience the sweet taste of millions of page views. This guide or call it your resource for hosting selection will help you to pick the hosting for your growing or overgrown site. Another aspect that limits the growth of a … [Read more...] about Which is Best Managed WordPress Hosting for High Traffic Sites?
I’m not sure if anyone out here is not aware of Dropbox cloud storage service. It’s a free online storage service to share files between various devices and access it from anywhere. Dropbox is one of the most popular among free cloud storage services and now Google Drive and Skydrive is geared up to join the league. Anyhow, in this post we will not talk about Dropbox competitors but we will look into the awesome world of Dropbox Addons, which will enhance Dropbox user experience. Dropbox has lots of Add-ons and useful hacks, which further enhance its functionality to a great extent. Now, let’s go through the list of Dropbox Add-ons, to know the hidden power of Dropbox and all features they offer. List Of my favorite Dropbox Addons Below mentioned a list of my personal favorite list and they are most popular one too. Though, if you feel I miss out any of useful Dropbox add-on, you can let me know via comment. Before we move ahead, also check out: Best ways to share … [Read more...] about 10 Dropbox Addons To Get more Out of Free Cloud Storage