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How To Choose A Web Host

Tweet Hey Mr. Whack-A-Host here… Are you ready for your standard boiler plate how to choose a web hosting company article? I didn’t think so! Jeesh man! Every article I looked at is the standard garbage with all the same bull. Some basic info.. then bamm right in your FACE…. CLICK HERE FOR THIS AWESOME…

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How To Install WordPress

Tweet Listen there are about 8 gajillion tutorials out there on how to install wordpress. I only made this because I was setting up my test site/hosting account to use on Whack-A-Host so figured why not make a quick video.  Most cpanel hosts are going to have softaculous so take advantage of it and install…

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Windows Update Hangs at 12% or 13% – SOLVED!

Don’t you love windows updates? It usually goes like this: Question/Concern: Why is mycomputer not running right, something is whacky with it? Answer: You probably need some windows updates… run that first Question/Concern: Why is mycomputer not running right, something is whacky with it? Answer: Did you run windows update??? Oh man.. you gotta roll…

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Printer Says Offline… Again!

I don’t know how many times over the years I have seen this on many a computer networks! In fact if you if you google “printer says offline” here let me google that for you 😉 http://lmgtfy.com/?q=printer+says+offline you will see there are ton of results from people asking the same question. Not a lot of…

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Extra Hard Drive Space for Back Up

Most server hosts will give you plenty of hard drive space on your server since it is so cheap now a days. The other thing you might get if you have a premium account is cloud storage. This will allow you to store some data off of your server on the cloud which is great…

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Iomega Announces New Server Class Series of High Performance Scalable Network Storage Devices

Iomega Announces New Server Class Series of High Performance Scalable Network Storage Devices (via redOrbit) SAN DIEGO, Feb. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – News Highlights New Iomega StorCenter PX Server Class Series excels with enterprise capabilities for SMBs, Remote Offices and Distributed Enterprises Advanced EMC Storage Technology Foundation and EMC E-Lab Tested Server Class Drives for…

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Green Web Hosting

Power and Cooling Infrastructure, IT Equipment, Monitoring and Management: Business Drivers, Market Analysis and Forecasts The IT industry is responsible for around 2% of the world’s carbon emissions and data centers are the fastest growing part of that footprint. The need to address data center energy efficiency is made more urgent by the rising demand…

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HostPapa Green Web Hosting Launches Logo Design Contest

HostPapa Green Web Hosting Launches Logo Design Contest (via PR Newswire) NIAGARA, N.Y., April 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — HostPapa green web hosting is looking for a new look – and is asking customers, friends, and the public for help. This week, HostPapa announced the “Who’s Your Papa?” logo design contest. The premise is simple: participants…

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