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Hostwinds Help: IPs and How to Manage Them Featured Image

by: Hostwinds Team  /  September 12, 2018

IP Management Panel IP addresses are just groups of numbers defining the address of a website. How complex can they be? Well, they're pretty straightforward, but there are a few parts of their composition that might interest you. Spoiler Alert: I'll also pepper in some $10...

Easily Manage OpenStack Instances with Hostwinds’ Cloud Control Panel Featured Image

by: Hostwinds Team  /  May 22, 2018

If you don't think that OpenStack is for you, you might want to reconsider. It easily adapts to the situation at hand, providing the power for everything you need without overdoing it. So you're never paying for more than what you need, but you're never short on what 's...

Starting a Website – How to Get Your Domain and Hosting Ready to Go Featured Image

by: Hostwinds Team  /  July 22, 2017

What did you do that last time you wanted to do something specific in town? Unless you already knew exactly where you were going, chances are you picked up your phone and Googled it. Right? Even if you knew for sure where you were going, there's still a good chance you did...

Windows Server 2008 or 2012? Keep These in Mind When Choosing the OS for Your Server Featured Image

by: Hostwinds Team  /  July 1, 2017

Whether you've decided you need a VPS or dedicated server, the operating system you choose to use will be the backbone of everything you do on it. Windows servers are typically easier to manage if you're new to running your server. But even after you've decided Windows is...

Get the Most Out of Using Free Stock Images for Commercial Use Featured Image

by: Hostwinds Team  /  June 22, 2017

Why you should always use images If there were one relatively simple thing you could do when you're writing a blog post to garner more shares and keep visitors on your blog longer, you would do it, right? Well, there is. It's using images in your post. Not just any old free...

Take Control of Your Etsy Business by Moving to Your Own Site Featured Image

by: Hostwinds Team  /  June 19, 2017

Etsy can be a wonderful place to sell your handmade goods. Still, if you're serious about your crafting business, then you should have your website. If you think it's too expensive or too tricky… or simply not worth the hassle, I very much encourage you to read this article....

Setting up Site Search: Google Site Search Alternatives Featured Image

by: Hostwinds Team  /  May 22, 2017

Google Site Search, the site search that many site owners have relied on for years, is shutting down… as have many of Google services that webmaster have come to rely on in the past and had to find alternatives to. Any new purchase for it or renewals must be made before...