Questions tagged [shared-hosting]

Shared Hosting is normally associated when more than 1 user is using a web host that uses the same resources to serve their web content to internet.

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How do I point a domain registered with Dynadot to a subdirectory of my Godaddy Hosting? [duplicate]

I have a domain registered with Dynadot and I'd like to use my GoDaddy hosting to build the site to save having to pay out for more hosting. I'd need to set it up on a subdomain e.g. subdomain.example....
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How to host a wordpress webpage on a host that I don't have admin priviledges on?

I'm not sure how to explain my problem properly. Situation is such: my university offers a free domain to all students, and it basically works by putting website files into the properly named ...
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Emails rejected: <IP address> listed as abusive but the listed IP address isn't for my SMTP server

I am using a shared host from JustHost.com that comes with an email service. When sending an email to some email address using my address myname@mydomain.com, I got a message saying that my email was ...
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How do web development companies host websites under development for client review

We are a pretty young website development company. For client review, So far we have been hosting the websites on clientname.ourcompanydomain.com. However, these websites start showing up on google in ...
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Looking for cheap hosting with EU Data Centers [duplicate]

I need help choosing my next web hosting. I have a news website for a year now. The website grew a lot in terms of traffic (cpu, ram usage etc) and i've recently upgraded from a shared plan to a ...
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Hourly connections to my WordPress site via XMLRPC block my IP on BlueHost because they see many email logins

I currently own a WordPress site in a hosting (BlueHost). On the other hand, I have an application in our offices in .Net. This application, updates WordPress via XMLRPC every 1 hour. The problem is ...
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Is it possible to use URL forwarding to point a domain to a folder on a server transparently?

I've been using a free web host that gives me a free subdomain. In addition to that, I can create two subdomains off of that. Recently I acquired some actual top-level domains. However, the domain ...
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Point multiple domains to single page, with unique button based on source domain

I'm a software dev, but I'm green when it comes to web development and domain management. Let's say I've registered some domains: apples.example bananas.example cherries.example ...and [with a ...
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My own domain redirects automatically to mysite.000webhostapp.com

In namecheap.com, I have the following settings: Custom DNS: ns01.000webhost.com and ns02.000webhost.com How to link my own domain to mysite.000webhostapp.com with https connection i.e. https://...
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Which server and hosting for streaming video and images? [duplicate]

We are looking for suggestions on which hosting and server to use for our app that allows us to upload content (images/videos) which is viewed by our users on their smartphones. The videos are in MP4 ...
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FTP Accounts Created Automatically?

I am new here, but I am experiencing something that seems to be quite unique. I did research online and could not find an answer to this. So I created this post to see if I can get some clarity. As ...
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Point more than 1 domain to my shared server DNS?

I have purchased a shared server. I've associated it with my domain example.com. I want to start a new blog/website with the domain example.com. Can I use the same shared server to host both websites? ...
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Why would Gulp Vinyl-FTP get time out issues, but Filezilla does not?

Apologies if this is the wrong place to post this but I've tried Stack Overflow with no result and am getting desperate for answers. I want to set up Gulp so I can deploy my compiled css files via ...
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Is there any extra step we need to do when changing web hosting company with HTTPS site?

I have bought domains from A company. My all sites were in shared hosting account on Company B. I have moved my all sites to shared hosting account on Company C from B. I know the all the steps. ...
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After installing SSL through cpanel in shared hosting I get warnings and errors with subdomains and SMTP without SSL or TLS

I manage my wordpress site that is hosted in a shared hosting plan, but I am not a web developer. A couple of days ago, I purchased an SSL and migrated from http to https with the help of a wordpress ...
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How can I factory reset a Namecheap server?

One of my Namecheap shared-hosting servers is badly messed up. The database, files, etc, are all deleted or screwed up and PHPMyAdmin doesn't even work anymore. Rather than to try to fix this by hand ...
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Mysterious ico files appearing on webserver

Files are unexpectedly appearing on one of my shared web servers. They can appear in pretty much hundreds of directories and they are always called something like favicon_1166f9.ico. The first 6 ...
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Linking Subdomain to Shared Windows Business Hosting

I have my main domain on GoDaddy. And have purchased a Business Shared Windows Hosting from BigRock as GoDaddy has only 200mb limit on MS SQL DB. How can I link a subdomain I create on my main domain ...
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Multiple web hosting for one domain?

I'm wondering how you're supposed to manage a failure from your web hosting provider (server breakdown, ddos attack, server maintenance...) For instance, is it possible to host your website on ...
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Adding another domain SAN to a shared hosting server's multi-domain SSL certificate?

I am familiar with simple DV certificates, but not any of the other fancier stuff - like EV, wildcard and Multi-domain SSL certs. As the title suggests, I'd like to know what the process is for (and ...
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Is shared hosting appropriate for a forums site, or do forums need something better?

My website attracts fairly medium amount of traffic. Does a forum need something stronger? I think choosing shared hosting for a blog site will depend on how large it is and other factors. is it the ...
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Internal redirection: Serve “/site” as “/” and “/sub/blog” as “/blog”

I have a website with a shared hoster. There are a few things that I have there, like main site, Piwik, a blog and other standalone things. Right now I have the following structure: ~/subs/www gets ...
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Redirect subdomain to another sharing host without dedicated IP

example.com is hosted on VPS Host1 and I want to redirect blog.example.com to the shared host Host2. Since the sharing host doesn't provide a dedicated IP address so I could not set A record for the ...
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Is it normal for SSL certificates to be inaccurate for newly created subdomains on shared hosting?

We created a bunch of subdomains on our shared hosting account for testing and noted that: a) For the first few minutes of the subdomains life, the SSL certificate being served was for a completely ...
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Do i need to go from shared hosting to vps or a dedicated server? [closed]

I currently have a website and once i write a new blog post i send out the link to my contacts in my whatsapp groups since there will be an inrush of requests to the same blog post, will my current ...
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Google search keeps indexing hacked URLs

I have a Wordpress website that is indexing some URLs on Google that seems like my website was hacked. I've tried: Search my host for infected files and folders, but didn't find anything. Both ...
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Google App Engine instead of shared hosting for low traffic sites? [closed]

I have a non-profit Drupal site which attracts very few visitors (like 50 per day) and has about 500MB worth of data. I'm wondering roughly how much should I pay to GAE to host such site? Currently ...
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Privacy policy & Web Server Log data on Shared hosting?

I am very confused with how shared hosting works? I asked my web hosting provider that, "How can I delete all my website's web server log files/data which gets automatically generated by APACHE ...
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How do I make my website show up in the browser bar with the “http://”?

After moving to a new web host my site shows up as example.com instead of http://example.com. What steps do I follow to fix this? The new host is GoDaddy and my site was http:// at the old host.
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Does my hosting provider have an impact on my website loading speed?

My website size is around 3.3 MB and takes 7 seconds to load! My hosting provider is some x.com and my nameservers are yz.webhostbox.net. Do I need to have the nameservers from my hosting company? ...
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Shared Hosting Plans With Cpanel Duplicating Websites On Subdomains

I have a shared hosting plan at one of the biggest hosting company. I host there a 3 sites. Today I just discovered that every site is available under a subdomain of my main domain (that was required ...
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How do I upload 500 gigs on my wallpaper site? [duplicate]

I have a wallpaper site. I have around 500 gigs of wallpapers on my local computer. I want all of them to be uploaded on my site. I started uploading them on my site. But after uploading 40 gigs on ...
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shared hosting explicit site on same IP [duplicate]

IM doing shared hosting via godaddy. I have just done a check and found that there are some "explicit" aka spammy porn sites hosted on the same IP address as my website, can this affect my rankings? ...
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Godaddy Resourse limit reached for wordpress site

Before jumping into the question let me give details about my site. I have a blog that is a coding blog so I have tutorials and code samples on it. I am running WordPress self-hosted as my platform. ...
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cPanel - prevent addon user from accessing main root

I have an unlimited cPanel shared hosting account, which I stopped using since I moved on to VPS. I can still access the account, and kept the files undeleted as a backup. Since I have addons enabled, ...
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php.ini changes not taking effect in Siteground

I am importing an sql file for a magento website, however, It gives me this error: Unknown: Input variables exceeded 1000. To increase the limit change max_input_vars in php.ini Then I modified ...
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Client isn't receiving emails from my web form, but I can

I've got some generic contact forms on my clients website. When I test them I can send them to my email address (and my gmail account and my work mates addresses) successfully, but the client claims ...
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Can GoDaddy unlimited bandwidth hosting handle 8000 simultaneous users or should I purchase a dedicated server?

I developed an online admission software for College Admission. I have a Deluxe shared hosting in GoDaddy. As per them, I am getting Unlimited bandwidth for my domains. The software will be hosted ...
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Strange host IP Addresses showing up in Awstats

I've just put up a website and checking Awstats a couple of days later I noticed a number of strange IP addresses showing up - wondering if anyone knows what this means, in amongst a list of ...
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Is it possible that a shared host is really offering unlimited inodes?

I was searching for a hosting service with unlimited inodes and I found one: IPAGE. But everywhere I read says that there is no hosting with unlimited inodes. If that is so, then how can Ipage can ...
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What is difference between WordPress installed on shared hosting and WordPress hosting

Just wanted to learn about shared hosting environment configuration. There are many Hosting services providing WordPress hosting (example: http://www.hostgator.in/apps/wordpress-hosting and https://...
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Hosting a Wordpress blog subdomain on another server

I wish to add a blog to my online store, but due to security issues with Wordpress and just for peace of mind to keep it away from my ecommerce site data, we want the blog hosted on another server/...
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Unable to access shared server space with IP and modified host file (FTP is fine)

I've set up a new shared server space (standard LAMP stack). I've been able to FTP to it using the IP address, but cannot access it through the browser, eg: https://103.xxx.xx.xx/~username I get a ...
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What are the options to gradually upgrade from shared hosting if the traffic to my site grows? [duplicate]

I have a site with php+mysql on shared hosting and it works well, has good traffic and I want to plan for the future when traffic to my site grows and shared hosting can't handle it. Since the code ...
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Avoiding downtime after DOS and change of IP

I have a small company designing, programing, and maintaining websites. I host my websites on a shared hosting plan (cpanel). I received an email 2 days ago that there was a DOS attack and the ...
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Hotmail account is not receiving email from web server

I have a client with an ecommerce site. It's working fine but we realised that Hotmail accounts are not receiving emails from the site (eg: the receipt when someone orders a product). We tested by ...
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How to specify expiry to a (css/js) files of a website in a shared hosting?

I have read the other answers but all are based on editing the .htaccess file. Is there any way to set expiry without touching the .htaccess file?
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How can I find out what other websites are hosted from my website IP address and why is that important from SEO point of view?

I heard that is important from a SEO perspective what other websites are hosted on the IP address on which my website is stored. Do other websites hosted on my server/VPS affect my search results in ...
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Changing the protocol to HTTPS shows a completely different website (I never even bought SSL)

When I am checking Google indexing of my site and I saw that https version show another site. My site: http://avse.edu.vn HTTPS version showing another site: https://avse.edu.vn/ What could be the ...
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SEO scope for multiple domains hosting on the same IP address

I have multiple domains hosted on a shared hosting plan which provides a single IP address for all domains hosted. I want domains such as: www.plumbersinnewyork.com www.plumbersinwashington.com www....