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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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696 views

Help deploying using Capistrano to HostGator

My company uses HostGator to host our web sites, and I'm having a heck of a time figuring out what my final steps are to get a functioning RoR app up there. I've got all the way up to configuring ...
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207 views

Question about MochaHost.com Hosting Plans [duplicate]

This is not an advertising, I've just found this website (MochaHost) that offers a great things just for 3$/m like : 2 LifeTime FREE Domains UNLIMITED Space and bandwidth SVN (subversion) support ...
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What Windows SHARED web host supports Microsoft Chart Controls?

With GoDaddy "This service will not work on a Shared Hosting server. You will need to purchase a Dedicated or Virtual Dedicated Server." They want $29.99/month. How can I get chart controls ...
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HTML/CSS website hosting [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I would like to host my HTML/CSS website (actually, just one page, but it may grow). Since I don't need PHP, MySQL or ...
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469 views

Web hosting that allows background processes?

I am thinking of starting a website, but for it to work, I need a ruby script constantly running in the background. Can you recommend any web hosts that allow this? Thanks!
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Does GoDaddy support Microsoft Chart Controls

Does anyone know (or have running) if Chart Controls will work on GoDaddy's Windows Servers. They have ASP.NET 4.0 but is that enough? Thanks!
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81 views

Slashdotted web site seeks new home [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I am maintaining a website that contains mostly simple html (just a little php). Normally the site receives only ...
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3answers
156 views

Directing from a 1und1 hosting solution, with URLs intact

I have done this before on GoDaddy without a hitch, but I cannot seem to figure out this particular case. I have a domain space with temporary URL http://yogainun.mysubname.com and am hosting the ...
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Scalable ASP.NET hosts for under $20.00/ month

I am looking for a scalable ASP.NET host for under $20.00/ month. I need it scalable just in case my website is featured on popular blogs and traffic increases dramatically (in that case, I would ...
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Where to buy a domain for my local server [closed]

I have made a website and hosted in my local computer using a static ip Where can i buy a domain name such as www.something.com such that it can redirect to my static IP. So that if i m using a page ...
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How do I temporarily reference a new web host using my existing domain name?

On provider A I have an existing web hosting account running my site. On provider B I have my domain name registered pointing to the web hosting on provider A. I've just purchased a web hosting ...
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GoDaddy Unlimited Space+ VS Google App Engine/AWS

I am wondering why GoDaddy offers "Unlimited Space+ and Bandwidth", but Google app engine/AWS charges on usage. Is it REALLY unlimited? If GoDaddy offers lower rate, why do people still use Google app ...
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2answers
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Looking for Windows shared web hosting with PHP support [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm looking for Windows based shared web hosting which supports multiple hosted web sites (multiple domains). ...
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1answer
155 views

Is there any good hosting for asp.net and MySQL

I have an account with a hosting company and I have made a project in asp.net and I have used MySQL for the database but... the hosting company has not given my account enough privileges to create a ...
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1answer
27 views

Hosting Plans Search?

I'm searching for hosting plans with certain attributes such as memory, drive space and bandwidth limits. The information appears to be scattered around the Internet. A while ago I did find a hosting ...
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4answers
137 views

WebHosting solutions allowing self-made Apache modules [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I am searching for a web hosting solution that would allow me to use my own Apache modules written in C. Have you ...
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3answers
638 views

Recommend hosting with fast MySQL database please [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I am frustrated to no end with my current hosting provider, mediaTemple. Yes, they are flashy, and have some decent ...
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What are good options for hosting video that give you privacy and control (not youtube or vimeo)?

I have used http://www.longtailvideo.com/bits-on-the-run,http://www.influxis.com/, wistia for video hosting. Wistia didn't allow the finer control that we wanted to have. Influxis doesn't have the ...
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2answers
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how to setup a webhosting site?

I have purchased a cPanel/WHM web hosting reseller account and I want to set up a site for people to set up a hosting accounts. I also would like to have a domain name registration system on the site, ...
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3answers
175 views

Hosted version of Yahoo! answers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a free, open-source question and answer (Q&A) application similar to StackExchange? Does anyone know of a hosted version of Yahoo! Answers (or ...
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2answers
135 views

Recommendations for managing DNS issues when hosting customer sites

I'm working at a company which primarily provides SaaS products but also will host some of our customers corporate websites. My question relates to recommendations for managing DNS for client's domain ...
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1answer
358 views

DNS Configuration when registrar and host are two different companies

I'm a total noob when it comes to DNS configuration. My client bought a domain through one company and is hosting their site with another (a virtual dedicated server). I can't find anything on the ...
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2answers
2k views

Where to buy .ha domain extesion?

Is there any website/service that I can get .ha domain extension?
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how can I change cpanel default page to index.php / index.html

I have created a new domain and uploaded index.html to public directory. but it isnt displaying and cpanel default page is displaying instead. how can I change the same??
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Website hosted at home pingable from outside, but not browseable from outside

I have a simple setup. Server at home has local I.P. 192.168.1.3 IIS is running on the server and the website is up. Windows firewall on the server has an exception rule for port 80 TCP Router has ...
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2answers
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Top web-hosting sites with jQuery support?

I am looking to start building a website and I am looking for some good web hosting companies that gives the best bang for the buck. I had been reading on some websites in regards to some web ...
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1answer
231 views

How long can I expect to wait before a DNS name is transferred to a new server?

I need to know how long it should take to transfer my domain name from one server to another. I have a domain name and I am trying to transfer it but one of the local companies said that I can't ...
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3answers
492 views

Best cheap Linux hosting with LAMP support [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm looking for a linux hosting provider that supports LAMP and wondering if the community could recommend one. I ...
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1answer
243 views

Should I use my domain registrar's nameserver or find an alternative?

I've recently been moving my client's sites as well as my own and my friends to a cloud server instance I've set up. I don't have a nameserver setup on my instance because I'm not sure how to deploy ...
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2answers
142 views

Could you suggest me the cheapest and most “basic” hosting/server solution for my website? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? My website (a soccer portal, containing Joomla and SMF) in the last months has grown so much that the shared-hosting ...
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3answers
239 views

Recomendation of Ruby on Rails hosting [duplicate]

Duplicate: Web hosting options for Ruby on Rails applications Hi, We're looking for a good Ruby on Rails hosting. Basically we need the following features: Unlimited disk space and ...
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5answers
2k views

Does it matter where a server's physical location is?

I am located in the UK, and most of my clients are also in the UK. However. I find some of the products available in the US to be easier to use. I won’t name specific companies, but the price and ...
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3answers
4k views

How to move a website and domain name without experiencing downtime for emails or site?

Okay, I have a pretty complex problem, so I'll get right to it. I'm a designer who built a new website for my client. Their old site is hosted at GoDaddy, as well as their email. Problem is, the ...
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3answers
393 views

Web hosting options for Ruby on Rails applications

What hosting options exist for Rails applications? The goal of this community wiki question is to get a feel for: what options are available advantages/disadvantages/cost of each overall opinion of ...
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Best way to distribute an ISO? (open source, so must be free)

I want to distribute a LiveCD of my Open Source project. ~300MB ISO file. No revenue, so no money. Around 1000 downloads per month expected. What is the best way to distribute it?
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1answer
224 views

Which is the best ASP.NET Web Hosting in France? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? Can you give me a list of the best ASP.NET Web hosting companies situated in France? Thanks in advance.
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Are there any sites that measure the page response speed of various hosting companies?

I'm looking for the equivalent of consumer reports for hosting companies. But I would be happy with any neutral data comparing one site to another. Does anyone have any links to data the speed of ...
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2answers
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Will it hurt my website's SEO friendliness if I host a french targetted website at, let's say, godaddy.com?

I have read that the server location is important for a website to be SEO friendly. I am planning to build a website from scratch which is targetted mainly to french audience (in france), but I am ...
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3answers
2k views

Domain reg transfer - will my site go down at all?

My website is hosted on my own server, however the domain is registered with fasthosts and I want to change to a different provider. Will i experience any downtime?
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3answers
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Moving large amounts of data between shared hosts

I recently acquired a client who is a photographer and was interested in moving web hosts since his current host had threatened to throw him off due to CPU spiking. The migration went fairly easily, ...
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3answers
213 views

What Sharepoint Server Hosting provider would you suggest? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? We run an international organisation that is looking at implementing MS SharePoint. Who would you suggest we use? ...
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2answers
133 views

Any High Availability CF 8/9 Ent VPS / VDS hosting out there? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? Will apreciate it if you could list some that you may know of. Those that I could find are standard. I fould one that ...
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1answer
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Why would I need extra IP addresses from my web host?

I am moving to a new and cheaper host. My old one raised the prices suddenly by a factor 10. Now what I did not like about the old one was that each time I set up a new website, I had to set up a new ...
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5answers
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How to report abuse to website hosting company (GoDaddy)

I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask such a question... Let's say that a website posted a picture of me, without my consent, and I want to be removed (it's something private, could ...
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3answers
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Shared hosting with dedicated IP [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? Can you please mention here if you know any shared hosting providers who give option to get a dedicated IP? So far I ...
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2answers
3k views

What is domain “masking” or “cloaking”? Why should it be avoided for a new web site?

What exactly is the domain name "masking" or "cloaking" offered by some hosting companies, (as opposed to redirection), and what are the various reasons it should be avoided when setting up a new web ...
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2answers
344 views

Address bar showing long URL

I recently upgraded my hosting account to Deluxe where I can host multiple websites. I added a domain name and created a folder in the root directory giving it the same name as my domain name and ...
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Getting around US law [closed]

Let's suppose that someone is interested in starting a website that might be in violation of some US laws (such as copyright, gambling, pornography, etc.). I know this question isn't in the best ...
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list of things to think about for hosting a potentially high traffic website

I do my own hosting for a few clients on my own VPS server (Lindode). Since my clients so far have been extremely low traffic, I have not had to really dig into some of the considerations that I ...