HostGator Now Has Optimized WordPress Hosting

HostGator Now Has Optimized WordPress Hosting

I’ve not been a fan of HostGator in the past, because their VPS service didn’t work well, and the customer service was pretty bad.  However!  They have recently offered a new service: Optimized WordPress Hosting. How Is This Better Than Before? It makes me...
How to Set Up Email with Your Domain Name

How to Set Up Email with Your Domain Name

Once you’ve purchased and set up your domain, you’ll want to get an email address associated with that domain name.  For instance, I run this site at https://friday-next.com, and I have set up the email address: casey@friday-next.com. Setting up an email...
Should You Use Linode to Host WordPress?

Should You Use Linode to Host WordPress?

I have been using Linode as my web host since April 2013.  Before switching to Linode, I was a long-time HostGator fan.  That didn’t end so well. As my needs grew larger, I moved up to HostGator’s VPS service.  Even with caching enabled, their VPS server...
HostGator VPS Sucks. Hello Linode.

HostGator VPS Sucks. Hello Linode.

So I’ve been having a ridiculously ridiculous experience with my HostGator Level 3 VPS since January. One of my clients needed super duper email capabilities, and I thought to myself, “Hey, why don’t I just go ahead and own a VPS?” Nice...