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How much does it cost to build a website

This is an impossible question to answer. It is like asking, how long is a string. The truth is that a website can cost nothing and several millions to build. In this article I am going to tell you more about building a website on a shoe string. This article will not tell you how …

Why WordPress is the best option for your first website

Do you want to build your first ever website. If so then I recommend that you use WordPress to build it. I am not talking about the fee website that you can get on WordPress.com but rather the self hosted software that you can download on WordPress.org. Both websites you a very similar software but …

Why you should avoid free hosting

Free hosting might sound like something very good. It is free and it allows you to host your website for free. If you use it you can build a website for free. I am here to tell you that free hosting is something that you should avoid and that free hosting can cost you a …

What is cloud hosting

Could hosting is a new type of hosting that offers a lot of benefits over regular hosting. If you use cloud hosting then your website is not hosted on a single server but rather one a network of servers that work together in unison. The network of servers can host a theoretically unlimited number of …

Choosing hosting

Choosing the right hosting is important. The right host will make sure that your website always is up when someone wants to visit it and that it loads fast so that the visitor gets a good visitor experience. Bad slow loading hosting can cost you a lot of money as many visitors chose not to …

Why Validate Your Website

Validation is the process of ensuring that the pages on the website conform to W3C standards. It is important to validate your website to ensure that your web pages can be processed in the same way by search engines, browsers and users. Validating can also help speed up how quickly the websites renders. There are …

Optimising Your Website Load Speed

While more websites incorporate the latest trends in media add ons and web 2.0 graphical effects, finding the right methods to speed up a website become more and more important. Not only will these tips reduce web site size and load times, you will be also be keeping your bandwidth down making you’re web site …

Virtual Router Turns Windows 7 Into Wifi Hotspot

Connectify was the first downloadable application that used the virtual Wifi capabilities of Microsoft’s Windows 7 operating system to turn the computer system into a Wifi hotspot. The developers  offered the program as a beta version that could be freely downloaded. Their intention on the other hand was to sell the software program once they …

Ten Fingers Typing

Whether you’re a student, secretary, office administrator, manager, computer programmer, or engineer; whether you use a PC, laptop, or typewriter – typing is an invaluable skill. It’s a skill that can open doors and enhance your career opportunities. In this high-tech world of computer-generated communications, anyone who can’t type runs the risk of being exclude …

How To Restrict Safari & Chrome To Resize The Textarea

As we know, most web surfers are aware that as of Safari 3, the Webkit engine (which also powers Google Chrome) introduced a new feature: the user-resizable textarea. This feature was very welcome to those who are familiar with accessibility and web usability. Allowing a user to resize the textarea instead of simply relying on …