Month: February 2017

Why Is There So Many Fake Web Hosting Reviews Online

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At GOODHost, we’ve recently started focusing on marketing ourselves better. To do this, I’ve tried looking into how people purchase their web hosting plans online. One of the biggest surprise i found is that there’s so many people who seem to get tricked by a bunch of review sites for hosting that’s neither objective, nor credible. Most of these review sites embed an affiliate link on every outgoing link to the web hosting provider they […]

Why Is it So Hard for People to Update Their WordPress???

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From Sucuri: WordPress 4.7.2 was released two weeks ago, including a fix for a severe vulnerability in the WordPress REST API. We have been monitoring our WAF network and honeypots closely to see how and when the attackers would try to exploit this issue the wild. In less than 48 hours after the vulnerability was disclosed, we saw multiple public exploits being shared and posted online. With that information easily available, the internet-wide probing and […]

Cloud.net Dallas VPS Review (Softlayer)

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Developers and customers who wants their own servers these days tend to get confused by so many choice in the marketplace. Linode, Digital Ocean, and Vultr have become such household names, it made offers from smaller, or larger outfits that don’t want to spend a bunch of money to develop a platform and market themselves, get lost in the noise. One solution seem to come from Onapp’s Cloud.net, which offers a marketplace that acts as […]