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How to upload files to my website?

You can upload your files directly via the File Manager. You can find it in your control panel area.

There’ s usually a upload limit through File Manager. So if you need to upload a large file, you should use FTP client. FileZilla (it’s free) and SmartFTP are two popular FTP softwares. Your FTP details can be found on your control panel (e.g.  on the View FTP Details section).

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How Do I Go About Creating a Website?

Q: I have a brilliant idea for a social website but I have no idea how to build it. Where would I find someone who can help me build this website or how can I begin to build it on my own?

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Price For .COM Domains Will Rise In The Coming Years

Last night ICANN announced the proposed .com Registry Agreement Renewal to renew the contract with VeriSign.

Just the same as the current .com registry argreement, the proposed agreement permits Verisign to increase the price it charges registrars for domain names registrations four times during the six-year term with each increase being no greater than 7%.

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Hola Español! Go Daddy Creates Spanish Language Website

Go Daddy is now available online in Spanish. The world’s largest provider of domain names, Web hosting, has launched

The website is supported by Go Daddy’s customer care and is fully staffed, 24/7, with Spanish speakers. Go Daddy already supports more than 10,000 Spanish calls per month from countries such as Mexico, Colombia, Spain, Peru and Argentina. Read the rest of this entry »

.TK Domain is Growing Exponentially to Become The Largest Contuny Code Domain in 2012

I’ve introdued that .TK Domain is The Popular Free Domain. DOT TK, the registry for .TK internet domain names, announced that the number of active .tk domain registrations is larger than these of Russia (.ru) and China (.cn) combined.

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Sedo and Go Daddy Partnership Makes Domain Buying Easier

The World’s Largest Registrar and Leading Domain Marketplace Partner to offer One-Stop Solution for Business Owners and Domain Buyers

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Key Internet Operator VeriSign Hit by Hackers

Reported by Reuters: VeriSign Inc, the company in charge of delivering people safely to more than half the world’s websites, has been hacked repeatedly by outsiders who stole undisclosed information from the leading Internet infrastructure company.

Another news regarding security: Irish-based European web hosting provider Blacknight announced on Wednesday that 40,000 of its customers may have been affected in a security breach on Tuesday.

Top Web Hosts Offering Windows Hosting

If you are programming in a Windows-specific language like ASP or using a MSSQL database, you may need Windows hosting. Here are a few top web hosts who provide Windows hosting:

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What Does Web Hosting Cost?

What does web hosting cost? It is difficult to give an exact answer. The cost of web hosting may range from nothing to hundreds of dollars a month. In fact, there are different items that affect the cost of a web hosting. The type of web hosting you choose, the plan you need, the amount of disk space and bandwidth you use will all help determine web hosting costs.

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Lookup DNS of a Domain on Your Computer

To lookup the IP and NS records of a domain, it’s convenient to use the Microsoft NSLOOKUP command on your computer. NSLOOKUP reaches out over the Internet to do a DNS lookup from an authorized name server, and then sends the information back.

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GoDaddy is Going to Raise Domain Price Soon

VeriSign increases wholesale prices on domain registrations every year. From January 15, 2012, Verisign will increase the price for .com domain by 7% and for .net by 7%.

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Namecheap Will Increase Prices For Domain

VeriSign and Neustar have decided (again) to raise prices for .com, .net, and .biz respectively. As a result, some domain registrars will raise prices too.

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