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What are the pros and cons of hosting multiple domains on one VPS?

I have one main company website (lots of traffic), and 10+ personal sites that I host for friends (small traffic). I'm wondering if there are risks if I just host them all on one VPS instead of ...
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Domain not directing to index.html [closed]

I have just completed an FTP upgrade of my whole site. However, it is not working, when you type is www.gas-sense.co.uk, then you get a splashpage from my shared hosting, as though there is nothing on ...
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File limit on shared hosting - does the issue still apply?

I've heard that shared hosting often imposes a limit on files per directory, though obviously this would be different per host. Generally speaking, is number of files still an issue on modern hosts? ...
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Installing database on reseller server so that it is available to resold accounts [duplicate]

I am looking into the possibility of starting a small scale web hosting business and starting with a resellers account to see how it goes. Most that I have come across on support MySQL, but I have ...
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How to find out the strength of the Wordpress (already stored) password?

I am responsible for security of lots of shared hosting server. Most of them are having WordPress websites. Each server is having at least 500 WordPress websites. In my expereince, the issue with ...
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Is a 'special' web hosting required for MEAN webapps?

I designed some websites with HTML, jQuery and PHP. Now I want to start learning deveolpment with MEAN full stack. And the question is: Is 'special' web hosting required to host MEAN webapps?
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Allow Link access to only one database

I have a hosting account where we have multiple domains hosted and many of them have their own database. Coming to question, Can I share access to particular database on phpmyadmin to a person who ...
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How to show your homepage on www.example.com rather than /Index.html

How do you configure a site so that when someone is on your home page, they are looking at www.example.com, rather than www.example.com/Index.html? I would like it to show the way that Google's ...
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Can I purchase a domain separately from hosting and put them together later? [duplicate]

I want to create a blog with my own domain. I will need to purchase both the domain name and hosting for the blog. What is the difference between the purchasing a domain only and the purchasing ...
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What criteria should I consider when choosing a domain register? [duplicate]

I want to create a blog with my own domain and there are many companies which offer the same domain for different prices. Do they offer different services at different price points or does their ...
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Hosting HTML5 video on Youtube/Vimeo, without using player

I use the following <video> tag to play an HTML5 video as a background on my website: <video autoplay loop mob-hide> <source src="../Images/myvideo.mp4" type="video/mp4" /> ...
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On Hostgator, how can I remove “~username” from my website's URL?

Right now to access my website I need to go to http://www.example.com/~username/index.html How do I remove this so I can simply type: http://www.example.com/index.html Right now I am FTPing ...
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Multiple domains in one hosting account

Several hosting services allow you to host multiple domains within a single hosting plan or account. For example, for Namecheap's Value package [ https://www.namecheap.com/hosting/shared.aspx] allows ...
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“A record” pointing at incorrect website

I am helping my debate club fix their website. I believe that ownership of the domain lapsed. The website configuration and account are on bluehost.com, but according to this whois: http://www.whois....
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How to detect if file with a .png extension contains code or an image?

I was in a trouble last few days since my web host was hacked for POST on PHP files. I've been dealing with files with .png extension that have PHP code inside. I can't even try to edit one-by-one to ...
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Should the link I use to access my Cpanel have an SSL certification?

My web host (Siteground) provided me with a link that was SSL certified in my user area. This link did not work because the standard error. I asked the support guys and they gave me the same link ...
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Cpanel - How to delete addon domain associated folder after removing domain? [closed]

I have added and then removed few add-on domains in my hosting. But after deleting, their assigned folder still appears in folder and ftp listing. I tried to delete or rename them but they still ...
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How to work in debian server, if my server is windows based?

Ok, first of all, if I'm asking in the wrong place, don't shoot me. I have all the intentions in the world to obey to the rules of stack exchange, so just let me know. Secondly, in case the question ...
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Can I move a clients website from yahoo hosting to godaddy hosting without losing google page rankings?

I have a client who wants to switch hosting from yahoo to godaddy and utilize wordpress to run site. Can I move a clients website from yahoo hosting to godaddy hosting without losing google page ...
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How to change main domain to addon domain in Godaddy?

I have Ultimate Linux Hosting with cPanel plan in my Godaddy and more than 20 addon domain in that plan. I want to change the main domain (Primary domain) to one of the addon domain in the same ...
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Can I make my site available world wide without renting a hosting server?

I know this question is basic but I am from iOS background and a beginner also. I need a clear conclusion on some of my confusion. I have gotten many answers to this question having contradiction. I ...
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my domain and it being spellchecked [duplicate]

hi Basically I have just made this website ROYORA as my domain it's an online retail for kinda everything. However when ROYORA is typed in google it's spell checked to TOYOTA. I was just wondering ...
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How can I tar.gz a huge directory on a shared host? The process keeps getting killed

I'm working on moving a site to a new host for someone and I'm having trouble with their media. They have a directory with thousands and thousands of images and videos. I attempted to zip this ...
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Links to CSS in another folder are broken when trying to host a simple site on Google Drive

I have a simple website that I'd like to host on Google Drive. I have the contents separated into multiple folders, one for HTML, one for CSS, etc... and they're all stored in a main folder which I ...
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Register new hosting IP in DNS A Record

At the moment I have example.com that my colleague bought from GoDaddy which was first purchased via Google Work. The purchase did not include a hosting plan. We do not plan to host our website on ...
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Web domain verification for SSL certificate

I set up a 'Google app for work' account and in that process brought a domain name 'ahkhan.name' from eNom Inc. After that, i bought a website builder account from goDaddy, and now I want to install ...
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How to tell webhosting company which has their own servers from a reseller? [closed]

As question is straightforward, is there any tools that let you know if a web hosting company is running its own servers infrastructure.
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Super Massive Web Application Dedicated Hosting [duplicate]

A friend wants to host a website that I have calculated would use 3.5EB of bandwidth each year and would store about 342.19PB. My guess is that that's impossible, at least with normal plans and, ...
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How to find how many concurrent connections per one pageview?

My web hosting provider has terms of services saying I can have only 20 concurrent connections. 1 page view = 1 concurrent connections or more? If 1 page view can have more concurrent connections ...
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Set A + Dynamic DNS record on a domain registrar (bigrock.in) which doesn't support DynDNS without transferring

I have a domain registered with bigrock.in, and I wanna host it on a home webserver. However my home IP address keeps changing and I rely on using clients like ddclient etc. I use them for some ...
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Will squarespace appear in my url if I registered my domain name independently?

I registered a .com domain name with google domains, let's say jeremyradcliff.com, and am thinking of using squarespace as a host for a photography website. I just want to make sure that even though ...
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What do shared hosting sites actually mean when they forbid HTML handling server side code?

Forbidden in the TOS/AUS of a large number of shared hosting sites is the phrase "Force html to handle server-side code (like php and shtml) to help reduce usage." as a prohibition. I asked a ...
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Creating sub-directories in public_html without effecting higher scope files ( index.php )

I have in my Navigation bar: "example.co/index.php (home), example.co/action.php, example.co/car.php /etc". Now I have my games in the "/games/" directory But once I click on a game in /games/ ...
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Free website without builder [duplicate]

I know how to code websites and i'm good but i need a free hosting service that lets me use my own code for the entire website
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mail log in zimbra admin console

My mail hosting is blacklisted in some blacklist check. I'm using VMWare Zimbra Administration, version 8.0.3 And currently, I only have access to this. I need to identify which account is sending ...
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I have a site on its own domain hosted by a web hosting service company. Will my IP-address ever change?

I have a site on its own domain hosted by a web hosting service company. Will my IP-address ever change? Ever? Or will it be the same for ever? The question arouse when I set up DNS records for ...
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Looking for hosting [duplicate]

I would like to inquire about hosting my website. I have a parked domain and I would like to host in online. Please provide me with your best options for web host access. Thanks
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Change MX record - separate mailserver from webserver

Ok, we all encountered at least one request to change MX entry and separate mailserver from webserver. That's all fine, we all know how to do it. My problem here is this... let's say I put a site on ...
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What are the Hosts and the Records in my Domains DNS?

I am struggling with the details of my domains DNS details. While I found some information on the different types of records (A, CNAME and MX) on Wikipedia and in Stackoverflow, I don't know what the ...
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How to change the hosting company and keep the email messages?

We aren't pleased with our current shared hosting account and we will change our hosting company to AWS (if this matter). The main problem which I see now is that we have two email accounts (let's say ...
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Separate DNS server for subdomain.example.com

I have a website which has the address: subdomain.example.com. I would like to know if it can have its own DNS server like Route 53 (NS records, CNAME, A, etc.) or it is tied to the example.com?
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Image Hosting for Web Service [duplicate]

I'm working on a website that would have a mass of uploaded images, each with a max of 2mb but adding up, in total, to much more than my VPS hosting (which has a max of 100gb used up by a lot of other ...
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What file permissions should I set before I give website project folder to hosting service?

I am using a CMS called Jekyll to build a website. My understanding of jekyll at this point is that it helps me to generate static web pages by providing me a simple boilerplate for a website and ...
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Brute force attack traced to a specific web host

My website was recently brute force attacked. An agent attempted to log in by guessing various user and password combinations. The I.P. address was traced to hosting company in Germany. I contacted ...
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Can I have my Wordpress blog's subdomain hosted on Blogger.com?

I want my wordpress blog's subdomain to be hosted on Blogger. My current host is bluehost and bought domain from Godaddy. Will it work? Why would I like to do this? Because I having something that ...
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Domain name extension importance and hosting area location.

I'm very curious, how is domain extension REALLY impact the SEO in most of search engines and specially in google and social media. I'll clear out my point here: there's lots of material about that ...
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What is the meaning of “25 simultaneous connections for an extended or consistent period of time”

What is the meaning of following statement? A shared server should not have more than 25 simultaneous connections for an extended or consistent period of time.
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How many cloud regions to be considered global?

I'm making a global app for a client. It will be hosted on Digital Ocean and I will redirect users to the closest datacenter/region, depending on their IP. Is there a rule of thumb, or industry ...
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How to have domain point to github pages?

So I have a domain registered with 1&1 and I recently decided to create my website using GitHub pages. I added as GitHub told me to, but how can I make my domain point to my GitHub page?
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what is difference between vps and Dedicated Servers

I am web developer and I've created an application in nodejs and i want to deploy my app on cloud and i searched everywhere and I've found two options: 1.Virtual Private Servers 2.Dedicated ...