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For a personal domain name better user lastname.com or firstname.lastname.com? [on hold]

my name is Pierre Aribaut (Aribaut is the last name), i own aribaut.com but i didn't really use it yet, as i used to use my nickname as domain name. I'm thinking of using this domain name instead of ...
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Free Webhosting Trial with no pay [duplicate]

I have a website that I want to test on a webhosting service before I buy a space, but everyone of those companies I found on the Internet is very hard to work with. Some of them let me connect to ...
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How can I create a domain name with a custom extension, like .example instead of .com? [duplicate]

Is it possible to get my own website with a special ending prefix? Instead of .com I want to have my initials instead or something like that. Is that plausible by any chance? I went to websites like ...
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How does the GDPR affect a personal blog?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy for all individuals within the European Union. -- Wikipedia I have a low-traffic, personal ...
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How to make a 'sign-up for newsletter'? [closed]

Can anyone please help on how to make a sign-up for newsletter for for a website using Html and Css
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Unused webspace as cloud storage

One of the websites I maintain has 50GB storage but the website uses under 100MB and will not increase in size significantly. Would there be any problem isn using 10GB for independent cloud storage ...
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Is it illegal to track website visitors' ip addresses? If so, what precautions can you take to make sure you're covered?

Essentially what I'm wanting to know is, if I set up my website to collect user IP addresses using a mysql database to see when they first visited + when they last visited and other info like what ...
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Adding Google Adsense in a website privacy policy

I am making a privacy policy and for Google Analytics have this as a point which was suggested with a free privacy policy maker: Personal Data Collected: Cookies and Usage Data They did not have ...
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How to create email server on my personal computer [closed]

Suppose I own a domain name xyz.com and I want to create an email hello@xyz.com. Ps. I am a newbie so this question may be lame. Correct me. Thank you 🤗
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Are you allowed to register a .com.au domain that contains a famous brand's trademark?

Can I register this domain www.googlecloud.com.au? Is there any law preventing this?
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Creating a website [closed]

I am considering creating a website. It should be something basic where I can click on a button and then it sends me to another link on the page and where I can put text... What tool should I use? ...
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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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Subdomain on top of your personal domain vs. separate domain?

I already have a personal website with my personal name (e.g.namesurname.com) as domain. I have just a few visitors. I am expert in two different areas that are not very much connected to each other ...
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How to run a PHP script on a shared hosting server from cPanel?

I'm trying to install Tinyboard (http://tinyboard.net/) on a shared hosting, I uploaded all of the files in a single folder, now I should run install.php, but I have no clue where that can be ...
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100% loss of my website content. I couldn't find cached pages on the net. Need help, please! [duplicate]

I had a website that I actively used from about 2/2014 through 10/2014. The site is www.tatumparnell.com. It was a collection of personal stories which mean the world to me, but the site is now down ...
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What is the best solution for personal webpage? [closed]

I am soon done with my university study, but have done a lot of projects in my free time. A professor told me that it would be wise to have a webpage with all my small projects to show when I'm ...
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How come at the bottom left corner of my website, it shows a smiley face then it disappears? [closed]

As the title suggests, i noticed a smiley face at the bottom left corner of my site for about a couple days but it disappeared not too long ago. The thing is i checked my editor to see where the ...
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How to disassociate key search terms from a site

So I have a friend with an online retail store and a separate personal website. For some reason, searching for his business's name will show his personal site in the first five Google results. ...
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How to tackle archived who-is personal data with opt-out?

As far as I understand it, it is possible to opt-out (in the UK at least) of having your address details displayed on who-is information of a domain for non-trading individuals. What I want to know ...
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imaginaryTeachingToolUrl

I found an increased access to my website on www.mydomain.tld/imaginaryTeachingToolUrl. This isn't a valid URL on my site, I tried to Google this, but there are under 10 results. So I guess this ...
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Posting public key

Should I put my public PGP key on my website so that people can securely contact me? I have seen personal sites where their public key is at the bottom of the page, such as this site by the computer ...
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Is email forwarder able to keep a copy of my emails?

I have a personal website and a linux host. I have defined an email like me@host.ir which forwards all my emails to my gmail account. I have a security concern about using this email. Because I am ...
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How to map a domain to a website? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I leave mail at the registrar while serving the web from host? I am using Network solutions. I would like to point my domain to a website. I have both the NameServer1 ...
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What is the best email address for a personal website with my name as the .com domain name? [closed]

I convinced one of my creative friends to finally purchase his own name as a domain name and start a portfolio. It has been years coming, but mission finally accomplished. Now I am helping him build ...
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Should I have seperate business and personal websites?

I have my business website - I am a web designer and developer, and also buy/sell websites/domain names. As such my website links to 'Our sites' => the websites which we design and run as well as a ...
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httpd permissions while working

I'm previewing my site as I work on it using httpd, but I had to move it into the /var/www/html directory. Now I have to log in as root every time I want to modify a file, and it's difficult to use ...
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Appropriate designation for a personal email address at yourname.com [closed]

Say your name is John Doe, and you own johndoe.com. What are the best practices for identifying your personal email at that domain? john@johndoe.com is redundant me@johndoe.com seems a bit juvenile ...
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What should the home page on a personal site be? [closed]

I just finished school for web development and now I'm looking for a programming job. I've built a personal website to show off my work. I've got my resume on there, with a link to my portfolio and a ...
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Personal Web Page

I recently got a domain and am considering hosting a personal web page. I did some research and narrowed my options down to either Google AppEngine or GitHub pages to host my website. The website is ...
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What's the 'best' way to publish a written paper to your personal website?

I have a personal website, for things like posting my work from undergrad and grad school (I'm a recent grad student). The main reason is that I need to have an ePortfolio for my Master's degree, but ...
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How can I make links on my own page that work like deep links interacting with an embedded youtube/vimeo on that same page?

Does anyone know about a technique to make links on a website function as deep links to an embedded vimeo/youtube video on that same page? That way one could include video's in a blog post or ...
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What are options for hosting a personal site that let me me tinker with things?

I'd like to serve my personal site reliably. I prefer to write my own html, css, php, etc. and would like to tinker with things - to install my own software and run arbitrary linux commands. I won'...
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What's the best TLD for a personal, international website? [closed]

I'd like to register a domain for myself. On it, I'll publish SciFi stories that I'm writing. The stories will be available in English and German (the two languages that I know) but if fans want to ...
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Replacing the 404 Page Not Found error page

I am new to managing websites and just set up a personal website for myself. I had like to replace 404 Not Found Error page, in the same way many websites do it. How do I go about it?
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What are the most popular sharing/subscribing services?

Almost every site now (including this one) has buttons to share the page or subscribe with specific web services like digg, google reader, delicious, etc. I've personally never clicked one (I always ...
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What are some good, cheap hosts that supports Django? [closed]

I'm doing a personal web site in Django. It'll be fairly light, and I don't expect many visitors, so I don't need 500gb of bandwidth or 10gb of hard drive which most hosting servers seem to provide as ...
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Should I use mixed content on my blog?

I have a blog. (just started) I am having a confusion whether I should keep the blog focused on only one subject (for instance, technology) or not? If I post different posts on various topics (with ...
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When a person lands on a personal website, what do they expect to see on the homepage?

I'm torn between making my homepage listing of (5-10 max) recent blog posts versus making my homepage my "about me" bio page. I can make the case for both (and if someone would like me to, leave a ...