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Two websites (and domains) on one hosting

So I am a poor college student, thus I can't afford dedicated hosting, cloud or anything fancy of the like... However I managed to purchase myself two domain names say http://abc.com and http://def....
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Files uploaded to hosting account but DNS is not finding the new files

I got a new domain http://alfer-ks.com. I have upload files to the server using cPanel, but when I try to load the website, it just shows the cPanel default page, which shows that Apache is running ...
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How to map URL to IP?

I'm completely ignorant when it comes to hosting. Suppose I have a web application up and running on IIS 6.0 locally, and then I publish it (somehow?) I assume the site will be accessible from http:/...
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Is it possible to create a 301 redirect and MX records at a naked domain?

I'm wondering since I found out that creating a CNAME and an MX record is not allowed. I want to create a 301 redirect from example.com to www.example.com, and have email with @example.com addresses. ...
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CNAME redirect domain to www

On my domain.com at godaddy's page, I set a cname www to point to test.somedomain.com. So if a user types in www.domain.com, it will takes him to test.xyz.com. My question i how can i configure ...
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Domain name at different host to website

I have someone I'm making a website for with a domain name and current website hosted at fasthosts. I've built them a website hosted at a different host, unlimited web hosting. The website I've made ...
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Cloud hosting vs dedicated hosting: advantages and disadvantages

I'm currently looking for a hosting company that can provide a very solid service with a 100% SLA. In the search both cloud hosting and managed dedicated hosting have come up. (I'd rather not manage ...
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1answer
10k views

PHP not enabled by default on GoDaddy shared linux web hosting [closed]

I recently made the mistake of starting a web hosting account with GoDaddy. Let me start by saying that any comments or answers that I should walk away from the money I spent with GoDaddy and go with ...
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374 views

Plesk 11 preview site with hosts file

I want to preview my website by manipulating the hosts file, linking to the server's URL but it's not working - My browser always tells me "the connection has been reset during page load". What am I ...
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How much bandwidth is required to run an app that will be used by ten thousand users at the same time [duplicate]

Could you please tell me how much bandwidth should I look for to run an web based application (total file size 3.4 mb) which will be used by ten thousand users at the same time? App Details: web ...
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1answer
131 views

Accessing website from within the LAN via web address

I run a small website at my house; just started it up the other day running Wordpress. The problem I'm facing is fairly obvious: I need to access my website, but I can't use the URL due my hosting on ...
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485 views

Sharing one static ip for both ftp and www service

Trying to figure out how to update the Zone record and configure webserver so that one application on the webserver is accessible by public. I'm completely not good at NS/DNS/NAT/firewall/routing/...
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Hosting Video's on Youtube or a service like youtube with HTML5 / FLASH switching

We have 1000's of small product videos currently being played through a Flash player. We want to make this product videos work on apple devices. It's my understanding that Youtube auto switches ...
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815 views

Change A-Record in Hetzner Konsoleh

I am a Hetzner level 19 shared hosting client and would like to change the A-record for my domain. When I log in to konsoleh, I see which IP-address it points to at the moment, but not where I can ...
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3answers
457 views

Hosting a Site with Windows Azure

This is probably a ridiculously simple question, but is there a way for me to host a normal, static website on Windows Azure? I see on auzre.com that they do offer web hosting, but after trying to ...
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My site is getting popular, bandwidth expensive

I'm running a (small) image hosting site which has been getting a little bit of traction lately (2,000 to 5,000 visitors a day, spikes up to 10,000). It's hosted on Linode and I've already run out of ...
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Setting Up CDN…beginner questions

I am using MediaTemple web hosting and they are using Edgecast's CDN network. I am planning to join CDN service, so I read through the guide, but I am confused about the 'Update your code' section: ...
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After changing web host, I get a 'file does not exist' error

I run a WordPress blog, and have recently changed web hosts. When changing web hosts, I copied all files and exported/imported the database etc as explained by lots of tutorials found easily on ...
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1answer
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Cannot access my website

I am not very sure where is the problem, but it is following: I have webhost http://dtech.id.lv which I cannot access from both of my home PC's nor via browser nor via FTP. It opens normaly if I ...
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1answer
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Hosting Dynamic Content on GitHub?

Is it possible to host dynamic content through GitHub:Pages? More specifically, we are using GitHub Enterprise, so we have a little more control, but I'm not aware of what dynamic content languages (...
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1answer
136 views

I want to purchase a (.IN) domain name with Crazy Domains [closed]

I want to purchase only the domain name with Crazy Domains, I already have web hosting. Can any one advise me on whether or not going with Crazy Domain is fruitful or not? Issue: they have an option ...
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1answer
147 views

Running Two Website On EC2 Or Alternative Hosting [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I've been developing and planning to launch my website using amazon EC2. I'm planning to launch Two website, one after ...
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48 views

Hosting inhouse or in a Data center

I have test application, which popularity would drive the business - its a portal to be used by 100's of people. I am at a very start up of it and confused whether to host it on my inhouse server or ...
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1answer
105 views

What should I do if I host my email with a different email server, while using another web hosting for hosting my website? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I leave mail at the registrar while serving the web from host? What should I do if I host my email with a different email server, while using another web hosting for ...
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1answer
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Why Can I See 301'd URL in Google Index

I have a domain, www.timeclockmtsonline that I have 301'd to www.timeclockmts-online.com using the following PHP: <?php header( "HTTP/1.1 301 Moved Permanently" ); header( "Location: http:...
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How can I host a website on a dynamically-assigned IP address?

I recently upgraded my internet to the point that it is much faster and more reliable than my current webhost. I would like to move my current domain to be hosted at home, but my IP address is dynamic....
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639 views

Any recommendation for hosting provider for hosting Wordpress CMS website (not just a blog)? [closed]

I want to host a Wordpress CMS based website. Any recommendations for a easy and reliable hosting provider. I have heard about lots of issues when hosting wordpress with my current host. This is based ...
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572 views

Is it legal to host unlimited domains in an unlimited hosting plan?

I have an unlimited webhosting plan from http://www.domainindia.org/web_site_hosting_india.php. I want to give my users a registered domain name like usersite.com and provide a cpanel to them which ...
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4answers
97 views

Questions regarding web hosting

I'm about to purchase a shared web hosting plan at dreamhost but I have a few questions before I do. Since I live in Sweden and gonna register a domain in the U.S I don't really know the laws ...
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2answers
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Freelance Terms [closed]

I am having many arguments with my client about the terms of a large project and need some advice. The client is a middle man linking me up with the company that needs the website, so the end customer ...
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1answer
347 views

What is the ranking impact of scripts added by some free hosting websites?

I have noticed that some free hosting websites add scripts at the end of uploaded pages. For example: <noscript><a title="Free hosting" href="http://www.1freehosting.com">Free hosting</...
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1answer
47 views

Website Duplication issue

We just launched our New site with lots of changes in design and content. After getting into my Cpanle i came to know that my website developing company have done this to my site. The old site is ...
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268 views

Virtual Private Server vs. Dedicated Hosting [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? What is the difference between virtual private server and dedicated hosting for my website?
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84 views

How to start using webserver for business [closed]

As a software developer I want to start my own business and I have a question for web services. Through years I was using a lot of shared hosting services, but now I need some detailed info as I haven'...
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Compromised private RSA key

What sorts of problems can be caused by a compromised private RSA key? Is this even that big of a deal? I'm getting very little specific info on Google. :(
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Use web hosting as a external email server

I have this question is it stupid to use a shared hosting to host my domain for only my email address not for a website.
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Primary domain in vps has been deactivated

This is my scenario: I have a vps with two domains (example1.com, example2.com). When I started with this vps I set example1.com as primary domain and the nameserver were configured with the pattern ...
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How to upload a web site

So I have been experimenting with web design for the last year and I was always viewing the web pages locally on my machine. Now a friend wants to create a web page and I have already designed ...
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Is it normal for a registrar to charge for nameserver changes?

My registrar, 34sp.com, wants to charge for changing nameservers for a domain. The domain is a .cc domain. If this matters. Is this normal? I've never heard of this before. Almost $30 US for a ...
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How to copy Wordpress website within same hosting?

I use bluhost web hosting. I already have mysite1.com. I want to copy this website to different domains within the same hosting, eg. mysite2.com, mysite3.com, and so on. All sites will have the same ...
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287 views

free or cheap Email hosting service for up to 10 users for custom domain [closed]

Considering Google Apps is no longer free as of recently, are there any similar services? I know of Zoho Mail, which is free for up to 3 users. However, I don't like their interface. If not free, ...
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Switching hosting provider. Preserve emails?

We're looking to switch our domain and hosting provider to a company that gives a little more freedom and is less of a financial burden. However, we cannot afford to have any disruption to email ...
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1answer
51 views

Place to host picture/sound gallery [duplicate]

I have the following problem. I own a wallpaper/ringtone collection mobile app and I need a place to host the collection itself. So I need a hosting with following parameters: 1-2 GB disk ...
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1answer
3k views

Setting up domain name and email servers for VPS [closed]

These are very beginner questions. I just got an instance of VPS with no domain name yet. The only way I can access my VPS is through SSH to a static IP. (1) How do I register a domain name and host ...
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Webhosting company able to unhash passwords?

Tonight I was using the cPanel of a web-site I host and when I went to change the password I received a warning that I couldn't change the password to my desired password because it was too similar to ...
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1answer
108 views

how do I get my friend to see my domain?

How do I allow my friend to see a web site via an unregistered domain name and not via a direct IP address. I'm using Xampp 1.8.1 and have my ports forwarded.
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59 views

Basic Questions about what WebHosting companies usually provide

I have some very basic questions on web hosting. I am wondering, do web hosting companies usually allow me to run customized programs? For example, my website needs me to run a program separately, ...
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1answer
97 views

Hosting services for JEE [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm using EJBS, JPA and GWT. I was wondering if someone knows a hosting service that offers what I need (like a ...
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1answer
67 views

Multiple Host Effect on SEO?

I am running the primary portion of my website on Google App Engine and using that to generate about 30% of the actual pages on the website and then I am using WordPress to run the Updates section ...
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Dedicated Hosting 101

I've been running small websites for years, but recently developed a site that is attracting more traffic than expected. My shared web hosting provider has warned me that this is causing a high load ...