5 efficient ways to advertise your free hosting services for free (and without using any social media)

5 efficient ways to advertise your free hosting services for free (and without using any social media)

As a free hosting provider, you budget is always tight.  Even if you have a deep pocket, you may still try to find some free lunch. The good news is that there are many different ways to advertise your hosting services without spending a single cent. No, I am not talking about social media (twitter, facebook, ...

How to choose a dedicated server provider? Top 5 golden rules!

How to choose a dedicated server provider? Top 5 golden rules!

For most hosting providers, after the first initial growth period, you will find your reseller hosting account is not sufficient, as I discussed in a previous post on whether a reseller account is sufficient for you. Then, you need a dedicated server. There are so many dedicated server providers. Therefore, a lot of free hosting providers chose ...

Is reseller hosting sufficient for your free hosting business?

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When you start your free hosting business, the cash is always a constraint, at least for most people. As I mentioned in a previous post of Checklist for Free Hosting Providers, you need prepare sufficient cash for at least a few months. The budget limitation may force you to give up dedicated hosting and choose reseller ...

Is free forum hosting dead?

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Forum, or BBS, looks a bit outdated when most people are talking about web2.0. But this is a wrong perception. Forum is still one of the most efficient ways for discussion. When the community is active and large, the manageable discussion can be easily achieved through forums. If you use social network, the discussion is unmanageable, ...

How about free Joomla hosting?

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Free Joomla hosting was discussed in Joomla community quite often. Unfortunately, unlike WordPress MU, or WordPress 3, there are no good solutions to host multi-Joomlas with one installation, as I know. This means this can be a great opportunity for new start-ups on free hosting. Of course, it will need considerable cash investment. Recently, I had a ...

Providing free WordPress blog hosting, actually is so easy

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  WordPress is unarguably the leader of blogging scripts. A lot of sites, including this site, is powered by WordPress.  For the version 3.2 alone, it has been downloaded more than 6.3 million times when I write this blog. Version 3.0 had been downloaded over 32.5 million times by February 2011. If you are curious, you ...

Checklist for free hosting providers

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Maybe, every second, there is a new free hosting provider going online. But sadly, free hosting providers bite the dust at a similar speed. If the free hosting business had been planned well, the outcome should have been different. A sensible business plan is essential for a successful free hosting business. If you cannot see where ...

How Free Hosting Works

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Your grandma may tell you if it is too good to be true, it usually is. Yes, there is no free lunch in hosting industry.  If the hosting is given to you freely, it just means the free hosting provider can get revenue from other sources. Currently, most free hosting providers generate revenue from two major sources: ...