E-mail Marketing

A Complete Introduction to Email Marketing: Basics and How to Start

Email marketing is a great way to add sales, increase ROI, and reach customers or your target audience in a new way. It’s the most direct way to acquire new leads, convert potential customers, and retain current ones. This may be a new tactic to some businesses, so we’re here to break it down into […]

Choosing the Perfect Domain Name

How to Choose the Perfect Domain Name

Regardless of why you want to have a website, choosing your domain name is one of the most important decisions in the whole process (besides choosing a good web host). It’s even more significant if you plan to do offline promotion as well. If you don’t care about branding and building a readership, you can […]

Make a Website on a Budget in 5 Minutes or Less

Can you really make a website in under 5 minutes? And on a budget? Yes, you can! You don’t need to understand code or hire a web developer to create a great website. This article will break down the basics so that you can get started! There are four critical steps to creating your fabulous, […]

How much Bandwidth and Disk Space do I Really Need?

How Much Bandwidth and Disk Space Do I Really Need?

You may be wondering if 50 or 100 GB of bandwidth is enough for your website. Bandwidth is all about the number of visitors (traffic) you have to your site. % of websites currently on the web use no more than 5 GB of bandwidth a month. It’s only sites that are expected to produce a significant amount […]

How to Stream MP3

How to Stream MP3

[REMINDER: The transmission, storage, or presentation of any information, data or material in violation of any United States Federal, State or local law is strictly prohibited under the terms and conditions of your hosting account. This includes copyrighted material used without permission.] To stream an mp3 file, upload your mp3 file to your www directory […]

How to Speed Up Any Website (Especially WordPress)

You have probably noticed while browsing Hosting Manual that we have fantastic website speed. Surprize, we are running this website on shared web hosting, just so we do what we preach. The truth is the majority of small business websites are fine with good old regular shared hosting. There are a couple of review sites […]

Websitr Golive Checklist

Publishing Your Website: Go-Live Checklist

I have participated in the creation and publishing of hundreds of websites. I have learned what are the crucial elements on every website to make it successful. Follow these tips and your website will likely attract a lot of visitors. Fail in more than a couple of them, and you will have a hard time […]

9 Web Hosting Mistakes You Don't Want to Make

9 Web Hosting Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

Selecting a hosting plan is a crucial part of building a successful website. Whether you are setting up a blog, e-commerce site, company website or otherwise, you need to be sure that your host is reliable, efficient and available to support you when you need them. Unfortunately, all hosting packages are not created equal, and […]

Troubleshooting Broken Images and Hyperlinks

How to Fix Broken Images and Links on Your Website

There are three possible reasons why your images are not showing up on your pages as expected: The image file is not located in the same location that is specified in your <IMG SRC=> tag; the image does not have the same path and/or filename as specified in your <IMG SRC=> tag; the image file is corrupt or damaged.