Category: Guides

Cheap ways to backup your site

Data backup

So you are thinking about backing up your site but don’t want to spend the extra money? There are affordable ways to backup your website and its data without having to spend a lot of money. 1) Get a cheap shared web hosting account You can manually backup your site everyday or every week. You […]

What is a sub-domain?

Planets

A sub-domain is simply an extension of your existing domain name. There is no cost to create a subdomain name. Your main domain name can be for example: vnkb.com. For a subdomain you can enter your control panel and create: james.vnkb.com. This would be an example of a subdomain. A subdomain is an additional web […]

Oracle Dyn DNS pricing

Dyn.com was acquired by Oracle a few years ago. Taking a look at the Dyn.com website you can see that Oracle has now added their name/brand. It is now known as Oracle Dyn. The pricing on the Dyn website also shows three different tiers for their hosted DNS service. Dyn offers developers a pay as […]

Alternatives to WordPress for a blog

Blogger

So what are some alternatives to WordPress? If you want to launch a new blog and don’t want to use WordPress then the following are some options to look at. b2evolution Homepage: http://www.b2evolution.net/ b2evolution is a popular alternative to WordPress. b2evolution began its roots as a fork of another content management system (same one WordPress […]