Saturday, 19 December 2009

Internet Website Hosting

So you have developed your first website and you are really excited and want to show the world. What next you may ask?
Well with any site that you have developed it has to use some form of  Internet Website Hosting Basically you have to use someone elses server to upload your website to, in order for your website to go live to the world.
Dont worry its not as bad as it seems, because there are literally thousands of hosts out there.

When you start searching for a webhost solution you have to take quite a few things into consideration before deciding which host best suites your needs. Are you going to build just one website, or are you going to develop many websites. Are you going to go into this full time as a business.

Different companies provide packages to suit your needs, from the complete beginner, to the expert website designer. Typical packages for you to choose from would be a hatchling plan, where you could start of with just one domain and one website. If you are a little bit more advanced, you could try a better package where you can have unlimited domains and websites on the server. More advanced users would probably go for a business package, which is full of options such as toll free telephone numbers, unlimited domains and unlimited web space on there particular server.

How much is it going to cost you? Again this is something you need to look in to, but its not uncommon to pay around $8 per month, for good reliable Internet Website Hosting There are a lot of free hosting sites out there, but they dont provide the same customer service as a paid hosting service, basically you pay for what you get. If your website is a hobby, then maybe you can go for the free hosting sites, but more and more people today, are developing websites, with the objective of making money online, so they need a reliable hosting solution that will be there for them when they have some issues. The top hosting providers offer great support for you in many ways. There open 24 hours per day, they have live chat with an experienced operator, to help you through setting up your first website.

Many hosting companies have the option to actually buy the domain name for your website from the hosting company providing its available, which makes it a lot easier, especially if your new to hosts and building a website. If you are unfamiliar with this, if you buy a domain name from a domain name company, you have to change nameservers, so that it points to your hosting company. Little things like this, makes it all more worthwile just to start off with a reputable hosting provider, which goes through all the processes for you.

Another thing to take in to consideration is the interface of the hosting provider. The easiest and best interface to work with is the cpanel. Cpanel is a wonderful interface, that shows all the different tools and information needed to maintain your website. If you are seriously thinking about getting Internet Website Hosting, then you have to make sure it has a cpanel.


Thursday, 1 January 2009

The privacy of our visitors to is important to us.

At, we recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. Below is information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you use and visit, and how we safeguard your information. We will never sell your personal information to third parties.

Log Files

As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site.

Cookies and Web Beacons

We do use cookies to store information, such as your personal preferences when you visit our site. This could include only showing you a popup once in your visit, or the ability to login to some of our features, such as forums.

We also use third party advertisements on to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP , the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing New York real estate ads to someone in New York, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).

DoubleClick DART Cookies

We also may use DART cookies for ad serving through Google’s DoubleClick, which places a cookie on your computer when you are browsing the web and visit a site using DoubleClick advertising (including some Google AdSense advertisements). This cookie is used to serve ads specific to you and your interests (”interest based targeting”). The ads served will be targeted based on your previous browsing history (For example, if you have been viewing sites about visiting Las Vegas, you may see Las Vegas hotel advertisements when viewing a non-related site, such as on a site about hockey). DART uses “non personally identifiable information”. It does NOT track personal information about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, telephone number, social security numbers, bank account numbers or credit card numbers. You can opt-out of this ad serving on all sites using this advertising by visiting

You can choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.

Deleting cookies does not mean you are permanently opted out of any advertising program. Unless you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a site running the advertisements, a new cookie will be added.