I just cannot believe it .. I am actually saying this “GET A DOMAIN”. And yes, I am very serious about this .. as I was 3 years ago on one of my first articles posted on Wtricks (it was on a free host back then) when I was totally against a site domain and paid hosting. I thought we need to first learn and test and only then pay. But what happened all these years that I started thinking the exact opposite? Well .. I learnt. When I started webtips (as this site was initially called) I also started … Continue reading
The web is filled with UNLIMITED bandwidth and space hosting offers and so many think these are the best plans. Many would rather go with a “fishy” hosting firm that offers this than get a smaller accout on an established hosting company. Why? Because UNLIMITED is what they’re attracted to. It this unlimited thing real? Should we really care about this that much? We’ll see in this article.
I was answering in a webmaster forums to a topic created by a prospective forum owner who wanted to know about ways to get FREE forum hosting. I replied with some information and this made me think about an article for us here too. Weird as it might seem, this entire project was started in the winter of 2004 ON A FREE subdomain. My first article (that’s no longer available, since I changed my opinions) was about FREE hosting and why we shouldn’t bother with a paid solution. Back then the free hosting was a good idea, it did have … Continue reading